Dorchester Shooting

Johnny Pesky (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Soundbytes Of The Week: 8/17

Soundbytes from the top news stories of the past week.


Marie Philip (left), Kristen Lartey (center) and Sharrice Perkins (right) were shot and killed in Dorchester.

Boston Police: Murders Of Three Women In Dorchester Were Gang-Related

Boston police announced Thursday that they believe the murders of three women in Dorchester are gang related and that one of the women shot was specifically targeted.


Kristen Lartey (left) and Sharrice Perkins (right) were two of the four women shot in Dorchester.

Four Women Shot, Three Killed In Dorchester; Police Search For SUV

Four women were shot, and tthree of them were killed in Dorchester Sunday night.


Preston Jackson, 9, shows where are a bullet hole is in the wall of his bedroom. (Photo Credit: Carl Stevens/WBZ NewsRadio 1030)

Bullet Grazes Dorchester Boy’s Celtics Jersey

A Dorchester boy was nearly hit by a bullet fired at his house Tuesday afternoon.


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Man Wanted For 2011 Shooting Deaths Of Dorchester Sisters

Boston Police are looking for a 30-year-old man they believe is responsible for the deaths of two sisters last year.


A man died after a shooting in Dorchester on Saturday.

Man Killed In Dorchester In Boston’s 1st Homicide Of 2012

A man in his 20’s killed on Saturday in Dorchester was Boston’s first homicide of 2012.


Two teens were shot in Dorchester on September.

2 Teens Charged In 16-Year-Old’s Murder In Dorchester

Boston police arrested two 18-year-olds Thursday in connection with a double shooting in Dorchester in September.


Two teens were shot in Dorchester on September.

16-Year-Old Shot, Killed In Dorchester

Boston police say a 16-year-old boy is dead while a 14-year-old youth is clinging to life after being shot multiple times.


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Boyfriend Arrested In Killing Of Dorchester Woman

A 22-year-old Boston man faces murder charges after the discovery of a woman’s body in the Dorchester neighborhood.


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Woman Fatally Shot In Dorchester

A woman was shot and killed in Dorchester on Sunday morning.