Neighborhood Network News: 7/23/18

Historic change on the Boston Police Department, with Chief William Gross set to become its first African-American commissioner. This follows the announcement this morning that the commissioner for the past four years, William Evans, would be taking anew job as head of security for Boston College. Police are investigating a fatal shooting early yesterday morning in Mattapan. According to the Boston Globe, a man in his late twenties was pronounced dead after being taken to a hospital. Another shooting victim was also hospitalized, but his injuries were not life-threatening. Also on Sunday morning, a man was arrested for possession of a high-capacity firearm. Twenty-six year-old Eddy Baez of Jamaica Plain was arrested near the Mildred Hailey Apartments public housing development on Heath Street. Interview with Andrea Campbell, Boston City Councilor.

Original Air Date: 
Jul 23, 2018