Boston Police Arrest a Suspect in Connection with a Stabbing on Bennington Street, East Boston


At about 6:42AM on Saturday, July 20, 2013 officers from District 7 (East Boston) responded to a person stabbed at 259 Bennington Street.

On arrival officers spoke with a female who stated while on her way to work she crossed Bennington Street from Putnam Street and observed a man lying in the parking lot of the La Chiva Restaurant. She further reported when she checked on his “well being”, she observed that he was injured and called 911.

The male victim was transported to Massachusetts General Hospital with life threatening injuries.

After a continued investigation, officers arrested Rony Ernesto Aguino, 30, of East Boston, and charged him with Assault and Battery by Means of a Dangerous Weapon (Knife).

He will be arraigned in East Boston District Court.