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Sailor fatally stabbed outside Boston bar, bouncer arrested

Boston police announced on Monday the arrest of a bouncer in connection with the fatal assault of a young US Marine Corps veteran outside the bar where the suspect worked over the weekend of Saint John’s Day. -Patrick. Daniel Martinez, 23, of Illinois, was found suffering from a stab wound outside Sons of Boston on Union Street just before 7 p.m. Saturday. He was rushed to a Massachusetts General Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. Martinez served in the Marines from September 2017 to September 2021, reaching the rank of sergeant, the US Marine Corps confirmed. He deployed in 2019 with the 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit and was most recently assigned to the 3rd Assault Amphibious Battalion, 1st Marine Division at Camp Pendleton, Calif. “He was so adventurous. He was fearless. He was so brave,” Apolonia Martinez, Daniel Martinez’s mother, told NewsCenter 5. and other military branches must cross. He was honourable. He just wanted to make a difference. Service Medal, Global War on Terror Expeditionary Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, and Sea Service Deployment Ribbon. Suffolk County Attorney’s Office investigators said Martinez was in visiting the city to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with friends, including a fellow Marine, according to Apolonia Martinez. Police said the suspect, Alvaro Larrama, 38, of East Boston, was identified through the investigation by the Boston Police Homicide Unit. He turned himself in to Boston police in District A15. Larrama, who was employed as a bouncer at Sons of Boston, was arraigned Monday afternoon in Boston City Court. Prosecutors said during the hearing that investigators found video from multiple surveillance cameras showing the stabbing and the moments that followed, including when the suspect returned. into Sons of Boston to wash their hands, change their clothes and exit through a back door. Larrama is being held without bail and Judge Steven Key ordered him back to court on April 28 for a probable cause hearing. Union Street is home to several well-known bars and restaurants, including Union Oyster House, The Bell in Hand Tavern, Sons of Boston and Hennessy’s Bar. Police investigators were seen working in the area near Paddy O’s and the street in the area was closed. Bars in the area were forced to remain closed overnight after the knife attack.

Boston police announced on Monday the arrest of a bouncer in connection with the fatal assault of a young US Marine Corps veteran outside the bar where the suspect worked over the weekend of Saint John’s Day. -Patrick.

Daniel Martinez, 23, of Illinois, was found suffering from a stab wound outside Sons of Boston on Union Street just before 7 p.m. Saturday. He was rushed to a Massachusetts General Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Martinez served in the Marines from September 2017 to September 2021, reaching the rank of sergeant, the US Marine Corps confirmed. He deployed in 2019 with the 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit and was most recently assigned to the 3rd Assault Amphibious Battalion, 1st Marine Division at Camp Pendleton, Calif.

“He was so adventurous. He was fearless. He was so brave,” Apolonia Martinez, Daniel Martinez’s mother, told NewsCenter 5. and the other military branches must cross. He was honourable. He just wanted to make a difference.

Martinez’s decorations included the Marine Corps Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, and Deployment Ribbon. of the maritime service.

Suffolk County Attorney’s Office investigators said Martinez was visiting the town to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with friends – including a fellow Marine, according to Apolonia Martinez.

“This is not a representation of our city of Boston, who we are, and I think we need to come together in support and love,” Suffolk County District Attorney Kevin Hayden said.

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U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Daniel Martinez in his uniform

Police said the suspect, Alvaro Larrama, 38, of East Boston, was identified through the investigation by the Boston Police Homicide Unit. He turned himself in to Boston police in District A15.

Larrama, who worked as a bouncer at Sons of Boston, was arraigned Monday afternoon in Boston City Court.

Prosecutors said during the hearing that investigators found video from multiple surveillance cameras showing the stabbing and the moments that followed, including when the suspect returned to Sons of Boston to wash his hands, change clothes and exit through a back door.

Larrama is being held without bond and Judge Steven Key ordered him back to court on April 28 for a probable cause hearing.

Alvaro Larrama, 38, of East Boston, during his appearance in Boston   Municipal Court on March 21, 2022. Larrama is charged with murder in x20;the death of 23 year old Daniel Martinez, a former US Marine, outside the Boston Sons bar on Union Street on March 19, 2022.

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Alvaro Larrama, 38, of East Boston, during his appearance in Boston City Court on March 21, 2022. Larrama is charged with murder in the death of Daniel Martinez, 23, a former U.S. Marine, outside the Sons bar of Boston on Union Street on March 19, 2022.

Union Street is home to several well-known bars and restaurants, including Union Oyster House, The Bell in Hand Tavern, Sons of Boston, and Hennessey’s Bar. Police investigators were seen working in the area near Paddy O’s and the street in the area was closed.

Bars in the area were forced to stay closed overnight after the stabbings.

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