Live Boston reports a man escaped serious injury early Sunday when somebody started firing at his Jeep from just a few feet away, in what might have been a case of mistaken identity in the area of Harold and Seaver streets in Roxbury. Read more.
Boston Police report arresting Charlese Horton, 42, of Dorchester, for allegedly holding a minor against his will and threatening him with a gun last Tuesday - and that Horton is a suspect in at least two similar incidents since October. Read more.
Around 10:50 a.m. Because of the severity of the victim's injuries, the homicide unit was called in, just in case. The intersection is shut for an investigation; MBTA buses have to find a way around it.