Police Investigate Assault by Means of a Dangerous Weapon in the area of 99 Waldeck Street


At about 11:18 AM on Monday November 4, 2013 officers from District C-11 (Dorchester) responded to a radio call for a person with a gun at 99 Waldeck Street, Dorchester.

On arrival officers spoke to a male victim who stated he was in the backyard of 93 Waldeck Street doing work when the male, known to him, approached him yelling and complaining about mice in his apartment. The victim further stated he asked the suspect to calm down and he would call an exterminator. At which point  the suspect yelled "I'll get you" as he pulled out a firearm before fleeing on foot, into an unknown apartment.

Officers spoke to a witness on scene who stated he heard the suspect and the victim arguing and saw the suspect pull out a gun and point it at the victim.

Arrested was Anthony Boston, 57, of Dorchester. Boston is charged with Assault by Means of a Dangerous Weapon (Gun).