Evan Allen

Evan Allen joined the Globe in 2011 as a freelance reporter covering the suburbs. She joined the staff in 2013, and has covered police, breaking news, and major events including the Boston Marathon bombings. She has also done investigative and narrative projects.

Allen is now a member of the newsroom’s narrative team, where she focuses on crime.

Latest stories

Amesbury teen who died in snowmobile crash is remembered as a leader in school and hard worker

By and Maddie Kilgannon , Globe Staff and Globe Correspondent

Troy Marden was killed on Saturday night when the snowmobile he was riding on Thompson Lake in Poland, Maine, hit a snowbank.

Boston police probe stabbings in East Boston and Mattapan

By , Globe Staff

Just before 2 a.m. on Sunday morning, a man was stabbed outside of Taverna Medallo in East Boston, according to Boston police spokeswoman Officer Kim Tavares.

A minor sideswipe, a harrowing ride: Inside that viral road-rage incident

By , Globe Staff

The story of a man hanging off a car flying down the Mass. Pike had everything: road rage, mortal danger, impossible survival, a good guy with a gun.

Here’s how investigators tracked down the Charlestown abduction suspect, and rescued Olivia Ambrose

By , and , Globe Staff

Victor Pena, accused of kidnapping Olivia Ambrose, sobbed and appeared to be talking to himself during a court appearance where he was ordered to undergo a 20-day mental competency evaluation.