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Shawmut Avenue

By adamg - 6/28/19 - 12:40 pm
Sign for Shawnut Avenue

An alert citizen looks up and files a 311 complaint about the two mistakes on the signs at the intersection of Shawmut Avenue and Williams Street in Roxbury - one a bit more obvious even to people not from immediately around there.

By adamg - 6/9/19 - 9:06 am
Investigators at fire scene

Investigators at fire scene. Photo by KMV.

KMV reports firefighters responded to a report of a man on fire at East Berkeley Street and Shawmut this morning. The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

This is the second time in less than a month that a man has been found dead in an outisde fire in Boston. On May 18, a man's body was discovered on fire at the Franklin Park golf course.

By adamg - 11/6/18 - 7:21 pm

NBC Boston reports officials shut a polling place at the Haynes House, 735 Shawmut Ave. this afternoon after white powder spilled out of an absentee ballot.

Officials re-opened the polling place about 25 minutes later after determining the powder was baking soda.

By adamg - 9/25/18 - 5:08 pm
All of the seized guns

Ismail Abdurrashid-McCullum, 50, was ordered sent to Bridgewater State Hospital for 20 days for observation at his arraignment today on charges he shot a man on Shawmut Avenue early yesterday with what police now say was only one of several weapons he kept at his apartment and in his car. Read more.

By adamg - 9/24/18 - 10:39 pm

Boston Police report a man was shot at 724 Shawmut Ave. around 6:25 a.m. Read more.

By adamg - 9/23/18 - 2:15 pm
Shawmut Avenue scene

Police officers, including SWAT members, and EMTs converged on the scene.

Shortly before 2 p.m. on West Springfield Street between Shawmut Avenue and Washington Street. Read more.

By adamg - 9/17/18 - 9:43 pm

Updated with arrest info.

Boston Police report arresting a woman they say used a broken bottle to slash two people at Shawmut Avenue and Ball Street around 9:35 p.m. Read more.

By adamg - 1/14/18 - 2:42 pm

Around 11 a.m. on the 600 block of Shawmut Avenue, the Herald reports.

By adamg - 12/27/17 - 4:51 pm

Out of a car around 4:40 p.m. Gunman hit a car, but no people, fled down Lenox towards Tremont. Car found abandoned a few blocks away, on Columbus.

By adamg - 10/18/17 - 11:25 am

The Board of Appeal yesterday approved a plan by Walden Local Meat to add wine and beer to the meat it plans to sell at 316 Shawmut Ave., at Union Park. Read more.

By adamg - 9/1/17 - 3:01 pm
Proposal for 112 Shawmut Ave. in the South End

Architect's rendering of 112 Shawmut Ave. proposal.

The Davis Companies this week filed detailed plans with the BPDA to gut an existing warehouse building at 112 Shawmut Ave. and turn it into a 13-floor, 143-unit residential building.

In its project-notification form, Davis said it is working with the Chinese Consolidated Benevolent Association of New England on proposals for their adjoining properties. Read more.

By adamg - 9/1/17 - 9:48 am

The Boston Police officer who shot Terrence Coleman in the foyer of his apartment building last October had little choice, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office says in a report on the incident. Read more.

By adamg - 8/8/17 - 10:31 pm

Around 10:20 p.m. at Shawmut Avenue and Camden Street.

By adamg - 8/8/17 - 2:57 pm

Around 1:45 p.m., at Malcolm X Boulevard and Shawmut Avenue, Stanley Staco reports.

By adamg - 7/15/17 - 10:59 pm

UPDATE: Victim identified as Dennis Parham, 32, father of four.

A person was fatally shot in the head at Shawmut Avenue and Kendall Street around 10:50 p.m. Read more.

By adamg - 6/7/17 - 11:45 pm

In the back and leg on Shawmut Avenue near Lenox around 10 p.m., Scan Boston reports.

By adamg - 5/25/17 - 4:57 pm

The Davis Cos. this week filed a letter of intent with the BPDA to add seven stories to the brick building it owns at 112 Shawmut Ave., off Herald Street, and turn it into 155 housing units and a cafe. Read more.

By adamg - 2/22/17 - 11:16 pm

NBC Boston reports one of the victims of the shooting at Shawmut Avenue and Marvin Street shortly before 9 p.m. was taken away with life-threatening injuries.

By adamg - 10/30/16 - 11:01 am

UPDATE: The Globe reports the man's mother disputes that he had a knife, let alone lunged at police.

WBZ reports on an incident around 12:30 a.m. on Shawmut Avenue.

By adamg - 7/4/16 - 4:02 pm

Several rounds, around 3:40 p.m. on Estabrook Road at Shawmut Avenue. Shell casings recovered, nobody hit.

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