Linda Wyne of Mattapan paused near a makeshift shrine for Brandon Patterson on the corner of Evelyn Street and Blue Hill Avenue. He was fatally shot outside a popular Jamaican restaurant in Mattapan.

Wave of shootings shatters city

killed, 2 wounded since Saturday night

By Suzanne Smalley and Maria Cramer
Globe Staff / November 16, 2005

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Brandon Patterson's family and friends stood in the drizzle on Blue Hill Avenue yesterday afternoon writing messages on a makeshift pink posterboard shrine honoring the slain 17-year-old, one victim in the most recent wave of violence that has bewildered city officials, community leaders, and families. (Full article: 728 words)

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