Deputy City Editor

Mike Bello

Mike Bello has been deputy city editor at the Boston Globe for 12 years, covering crime, spot news and court arraignments.

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Roma Downey speaks of faith, friendship with Cardinal O’Malley at Seaport gala

By , Globe Staff

Actress-producer Roma Downey delivered an emotional speech Thursday before a crowd of 1,600 people.

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 DEADLY FIGHT An apparent fight between two neighbors in Dorchester Thursday morning has left one man dead from stab wounds and another wounded, Boston police said. Officers, responding to a call, found two people with stab wounds at 50 Bradshaw St., department spokeswoman Maisha Miraj said. “They were fighting each other; it appears that they may have been neighbors,” Boston police spokeswoman Rachel McGuire said. One of the victims was taken to Tufts Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead. The other victim was taken to Boston Medical Center.

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 MURDER PROBE Boston police are investigating the death of a teenager who was shot on a Dorchester street late Wednesday night. The name of the victim was not released, but police said he was believed to be in his late teens. Police responded around 11:15 p.m. to 10 Payson Ave. to investigate a report of shots fired. The victim was taken to a Boston hospital, where he was later pronounced dead. Anyone with information is asked to contact homicide detectives at 617-343-4470, by calling the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1-800-494-TIPS, or by texting the word “TIP” to CRIME (27463).

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 CAPTURED A Lawrence man accused of strangling the mother of his son to death in her Methuen home last September was arrested in California on Wednesday morning, according to a statement from the Essex district attorney’s office. Emilio DeLarosa, 33, was taken into custody by State Police troopers after they identified him in Patterson, Calif., the statement said. DeLarosa is charged with killing 29-year-old Wanda Rosa, his ex-girlfriend and the mother of his 4-year-old son, in her home at 5 Tudor St. in Methuen on Sept. 12, 2016. Rosa had an active restraining order against DeLarosa at the time of her murder, the statement said.