Boston Police Fugitive Unit Takes Melo Vibes Shooter into Custody

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At about 9:58 AM, on Tuesday, March 8, 2022, officers assigned to the BPD Fugitive Unit, arrested Eddie Osborne, 37, of Mattapan, on a straight warrant issued out of Dorchester District Court for Unlawful Possession of a Firearm, Unlawful Possession of Ammunition, Unlawful Possession of a Loaded Firearm, Assault & Battery with a Dangerous Weapon (Firearm) and Discharging a Firearm within 500ft of a Dwelling.

More on the Melo Vibes Shooting can be found here.

Circumstance surrounding the arrest are as follows: At about 11:12 PM, on Saturday, February 19, 2022, officers assigned to District B-3 (Mattapan), responded to a call for shots fired in the area of 473 River Street in Mattapan, the Melo Vibes Restaurant. Upon arrival, officers located two victims suffering from gunshot wounds. Both victims were transported to local hospitals with non-life-threatening injuries.

After further investigation officers were able to identify Eddie Osborne as the suspect. He is expected to be arraigned in Dorchester District Court.