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Friday, April 27, 2007

Update-Sexual Assault

On April 26th, 2007 at 1800 hrs Brookline Detectives arrested a Brookline Juvenile in connection with two separate sexual assaults, of the same victim, that occurred at 65 Chatham Street on April 23rd and at 1187 Beacon Street in December of 2006.
The victim stated that in both incidents the suspect "grabbed her butt" while passing on the sidewalk in the opposite direction.

Crime Report (4/26/07)


  • Between 10:00 p.m. (4/24/07) and 5:30 a.m. (4/25/07)- 660 Chestnut Hill Ave

    At the above time and location, a large red “X” was painted on the outer front door of the victim’s home. The street number marker and retaining wall also had some spray paint on them. A further check of the area revealed “JAMA” painted on the street, “AL4W” on the side walk, and spray paint on a sign.


  • Between 5:00 p.m. (4/13/07) and 9:00 a.m. (4/18/07)- 205 Beverly Road

    At the above time and location, two envelopes containing cash and checks were taken from two separate classrooms at Baker School. One envelope contained approximately $190 and the other $220. The cash and checks were donations from parents for a an upcoming play the school is putting on.


  • Between 6:30 p.m. (4/24/07) and 4:45 p.m. (4/25/07)- Browne Street

    At the above time and location, several windows at the victim’s residence had been broken. Three cactus plants and several photos were missing from the inside, but were later rediscovered on a window ledge where the first window had been broken. All the basement windows have iron security bars, and it appears the items were moved by reaching through the bars.


  • Between 7:00 p.m. (4/24/07) and 9:00 a.m. (4/25/07)- Chestnut Hill Ave

    The victim reported that someone had opened the unlocked door to her vehicle, and searched through the property. Nothing appears to be missing from the vehicle.


  • Occurred at 5:40 p.m. (4/13/07)- Princeton Road

    The victim reported that there had been two fraudulent charges made to his credit card with

  • Occurred at 7:41 (4/24/07)- Beacon Street

    A fraudulent transaction was made the victim’s bank account. The amount of $324 had been transferred from the account to Toyota Financial Services. The transaction appeared to be fraud that occurred over the internet.

Thursday, April 26, 2007

Crime Report (4/25/07)


  • Occurred at 7:55 a.m. (4/23/07)- 229 Harvard Street

    Henrique Lobo of Lynn was arrested for Operating after Suspension. Lobo also received citations for left turn where prohibited and for license not in possession.

  • Occurred at 8:47 p.m. (4/24/07)- Harris Street

    Octavio Delgado of Brookline was arrested for Assault and Battery, A&B Domestic, and A&B with a dangerous weapon (globe base). Delgado had punched and thrown a world globe at a visitor that was having dinner with him and his roommate. When the roommate tried to get between Delgado and the guest, Delgado pushed him. Delgado had been intoxicated.


  • Occurred at 7:57 p.m. (4/19/07)- 155 Harvard Street

    At the above time and location, the Stop and Shop gas station was robbed. The two suspects had entered the gas station booth. One of them pushed the cashier aside and demanded that she give them the money. The same suspect opened the cash register and took #392.24, also taking the tip jar (containing approx $20) on their way out. Before they left, the suspects returned and took the cashier’s cell phone and threw it in the garbage. The suspects were described as two black males, late teens to early twenties, both wearing all black, including a black mask. The first suspect was 5’10- 6’0” and the other was approximately 5’4”. The cashier stated the shorter suspect was not an active participant during the robbery.


  • Between 8:00 a.m. (10/15/07) and 5:11 p.m. (4/23/07)- Chapel Street

    At the above time and location, the victim’s bicycle was taken from her buildings storage room. The bicycle was described as a 2003 Giant Rincon woman style mountain bike, light blue in color, a water bottle rack in the middle, and a U-shaped lock attached to the frame.


  • Between 4:20 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. (4/23/07)- Chatham Street/Kent Street

    The victim stated that while walking on Chatham Street she felt that someone was walking closely behind her. She turned around and recognized the suspect as the same person that had grabbed her butt on Beacon Street back in December 2006. The suspect walked by the victim, turned around once he reached Kent Street, and began walking toward her. When he passed the victim, he reached around her and grabbed her butt then continued walking. At this time the victim called the police. The suspect was described as a white male, 14 years of age, 5’7”, short brown hair, early facial hair growth, wearing a bright orange short sleeved t-shirt, black shorts and olive green skateboard type sneakers.


  • Occurred at 9:00 a.m. (3/22/07)- Jordan Road

    The victim reported two fraudulent charges made on his Citibank credit card. The charges were made by Western Union and money had been wired to an address in Brookline.


  • Between 4:00 p.m. (4/23/07) and 6:45 a.m. (4/24/07)- 1624 Beacon Street

    At the above time and location, an unknown number of suspects had entered the building through a hole in the roof, dropped down into Fast Frames Store and cut a hole in the wall. The suspects had dismantled security and emptied the Bank of America ATM machine safes using blow torches. They exited the building through the back doors.

  • Between 8:20 a.m. and 6:44 p.m. (4/24/07)- St Paul Street

    At the above time and location, the victim’s apartment had been broken into. It appears that the apartment door had been pried open. Two desk drawers had been overturned and left on the victim’s bed. Two bureau drawers had also been opened and clothes removed. An envelope that had contained $900 in US currency was taken from one of the desk drawers.

Crime Report (4/24/07)


  • Occurred at 7:41 a.m. (4/21/07)- 1052 Beacon Street (C#2111)

    Carlos Diaz of Allston and Celestino Lopez (Hispanic male, age 34) of Roslindale were both arrested for Assault and Battery with a Dangerous Weapon (metal vacuum cleaner pipes) and malicious destruction of property. Diaz and Lopez had been having a verbal argument with Santos Arias (Hispanic male, age 32) of Chelsea while he was sitting his truck. The passenger of the truck, Arias’ girlfriend, has two restraining orders against Diaz. During the argument, Diaz and Lopez had been yelling into the truck and attempted to climb into it. They stopped when they realized that Arias had a machete. At this point, Diaz and Lopez retrieved the metal pipes. They returned to the truck and began to hit it, eventually breaking the driver side window. Arias received a laceration near his left eye from the broken glass. Arias was also arrested for Assault and Battery with a Dangerous Weapon (machete). Diaz was additionally charged with violation of a restraining order.

  • Occurred at 7:45 p.m. (4/21/07)- 95 St Mary’s Street

    Harold Nichols of Fall River was arrested for multiple default warrants out of Boston and Fall River. Nichols had been stopped due to suspicious behavior (pacing back and forth near the passenger side of parked motor vehicles) in an area that has had several recent B&E’s of vehicles. Nichols had provided a false name when first stopped.

  • Occurred at 2:05 p.m. (4/22/07)- 525 Harvard Street

    Dacia Gibbon of Roxbury was placed under arrest for shoplifting. A TJ Max security guard had observed Gibbon concealing assorted women’s items in her blue bag. The security guard confronted her and escorted her to the security office. There she removed the items from her bag, but refused to stay in the office and left. The security guard followed Gibbon out of the store while staying in contact with dispatch.

  • Occurred at 1:25 a.m. (4/23/07)- Cypress Street/Walnut Street

    Christopher Risso of Carlisle was arrested for Unlicensed Operation.

  • Occurred at 5:23 a.m. (4/23/07)- Cypress Street/Beacon Street

    Paul McKenna of Acushnet was placed under arrest for Operating after Suspension and Operating after Failed Inspection. The officer had observed the vehicle traveling with a “REJECTED” inspection sticker. A check of the license number determined that the registered owner had a suspended license.

  • Between 2:10 p.m. and 2:19 p.m. (4/23/07)- Brookline Ave/Aspinwall Ave (C#2158)

    Juvenile of Roxbury was placed under arrest for Larceny over $250. The juvenile had been observed riding a stolen bicycle out of a common driveway accessed by a 4 multi-unit buildings in the area of Kent Street.


  • Between 9:30 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. (4/21/07)- Harvard Street

    The driver side window of the victim’s vehicle had been smashed. A GPS unit and a gold necklace with diamonds were stolen.

  • Between 7:15 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. (7/22/07)- Beacon Street

    The passenger side window of the victim’s vehicle was smashed and a portable Garmin GPS system was missing.


  • Occurred at 1:56 a.m. (4/22/07)- Longwood Avenue

    At the above time and location, a light fixture had been knocked over. It was torn from its base and the glass ball was shattered. A witness described the suspects as two white males, high school age, skinny, about 6’0”, with fuzzy hair. One suspect was wearing a white hooded sweatshirt and the other was wearing all dark clothing. After the incident, the suspects fled down Longwood Ave toward the medical campuses.

  • Between 7:30 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. (4/20/07)- Heath Street

    At the above time and location, a metal screw was placed into the right rear tire of the victim’s vehicle. The victim reported that this is the fourth time since February that this has occurred.

  • Occurred at 8:10 p.m. (4/23/07)- 66 Tappan Street

    At the above time and location, the victim discovered the rear window of her vehicle had been broken.


  • Occurred at 8:40 a.m. (4/22/07)- Harvard Street

    At the above time and location, a CVS employee reported that a male suspect had taken two Norelco Rechargeable razors from the locked display rack and then exited the store through the rear entrance/exit doors. The suspect was described as a black male, 5’11”, 160 lbs, scruffy type facial hair, wearing a white baseball cap, black t-shirt, with a red “Air Jordan” type design, army fatigue jacket with a matching backpack, and black pants. The incident was able to be caught on video surveillance.


  • Between 9:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. (4/22/07)- 385 Heath Street

    At the above time and location, the victim’s IBM laptop and $80 were taken from the kitchen counter top. It appears the suspect had entered the victim’s home through an unlocked side door.


  • Between 10:00 p.m. (4/19/07) and 8:30 a.m. (4/20/07)- Sewall Avenue

    The building superintendent had discovered graffiti on the side of the building. The tag appeared to say “TANS pda”.

Wednesday, April 25, 2007

Crime Report (4/21/07)

  • Occurred at 12:12 a.m. (4/20/07)- Boylston Street/High Street

    Daniel Giles of Burlington was arrested for Operating after Suspension and speeding.

  • Between 2:50 a.m. and 3:20 a.m. (4/20/07)- Harvard Street

    Rochelle Janey of Brookline was placed under arrest for Sexual Conduct for a Fee. He was also arrested for a warrant for failure to appear.

  • Occurred at 9:30 a.m. (4/20/07)- Longwood Avenue

    Etsuko Kaneki of Brookline was arrested for Domestic Assault and Battery. Kaneki had kicked and pushed her husband during an argument.

  • Between 7:00 p.m. and 7:06 p.m. (4/20/07)- Beacon Street

    Harry Johnson of Boston was arrested for two counts of Shoplifting. Johnson had stolen 5 bottles of Eucerin Plus hand cream from Walgreen’s, and 13 bottle of Palmer Cocoa cream from CVS. A used burnt glass pipe used for crack cocaine was located in Johnson’s interior coat pocket and he was additionally charged with possession of class B.


  • Occurred at 1:35 a.m. (4/20/07)- Harvard Street

    The front window of Downtown Shooz was shattered. There was no apparent sign of entry, or a sign of any tool used to break the glass.

  • Between 10:00 a.m. (4/15/07) and 12:00 a.m. (4/16/07)- Westbourne Tr

    The front first floor door of the victim’s residence had two scratch marks on it. One scratch mark was on the left side of the door and was approximately a foot long. The second scratch was on the right and appeared to be a carved “F”. The victim believes that the damage may have been made by a tenant of the building.