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By adamg - 5/15/21 - 10:33 am

Victim identified as Gerie Acevedo, 24, of the South End.

Boston Police report a man was fatally stabbed at Shawmut Avenue and West Newton Street around 8:45 p.m. on Friday.

Boston murders in 2021.

By adamg - 3/10/21 - 9:38 am
Getting ready to film a bar scene for George Clooney movie

Michael Ratty caught the setting up at the Buttery on Shawmut Avenue this morning for filming a scene in George Clooney's movie about a kid who loses his father and bonds with the guy's at his uncle's Long Island bar before heading off to Harvard, um, Yale.

By adamg - 8/7/20 - 9:35 pm

A Lynn man already behind bars for a violent armed robbery in Brockton now faces charges for a shooting inside a Shawmut Avenue convenience store on July 14 in which the clerk was shot in the head even after handing money from the register, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office reports. Read more.

By adamg - 7/31/20 - 5:50 pm
300 Shawmut Ave.

Firefighters going up and in. Photo by Rob Colonna.

Boston firefighters are at 300 Shawmut Ave., at Waltham Street, for a fire on the fifth floor.

By adamg - 7/16/20 - 9:21 am

WHDH interviews the owner of the M&R convenience store on Shawmut Avenue, where his employee, a recent immigrant from Bangladesh, who came here in search of an education was shot in the head Tuesday night.

By adamg - 7/14/20 - 9:56 pm

Victim identified as Tanjim Siam. GoFundMe page.

The victim was found unconscious inside a convenience store at 718 Shawmut Ave. at Williams Street around 9:10 p.m. The homicide unit was called in due to the severity of his injuries.

By adamg - 2/15/20 - 2:42 pm
Stars of David on Shawmut Avenue doors

From 311 this morning comes two reports of yellow Stars of David being spraypainted on front doors of residences on Shawmut Avenue between West Newton and West Concord streets.

I don't think there are non-nefarious reasons to spray stars of David...

By adamg - 10/18/19 - 10:23 pm

A car crashed into several other cars on Shawmut Avenue near Lenox Street shortly after 10 p.m. Several people suffered injuries; four cars were damaged enough to require tows. The driver fled on foot.

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.

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