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Friday, May 4, 2007

Crime Report (5/4/07)

  • Occurred at 1:28 a.m. (5/3/07)- Cypress Street/Boylston Street

    Zoƫ Robertson of Charlestown was arrested for Operating Under the Influence of an Intoxicating Liquor. Robertson was observed swerving back and forth on Boylston Street traveling at approximately 30 mph. She was unable to complete one field sobriety test, and refused to submit to any more.

  • Occurred at 2:34 a.m. (5/3/07)- Harvard Street/Babcock Street

    Amish Patel of Dorchester was placed under arrest for a default warrant for failure to appear. Patel had run through a red light after officers had observed him accelerating away from them.


  • Between 8:00 a.m. and 9:00 a.m. (5/1/07)- Beacon Street

    Three iron rods attached to hydrants along Beacon Street were damaged. The rods had been bent over.

  • Occurred at 9:45 a.m. (5/3/07)- 1180 Beacon Street

    The cement light of a parking meter had large cracks on the bottom of the post resulting in extensive damage.


  • Occurred at 4:40 p.m. (5/3/07)- 1317 Beacon Street, Trader Joe’s

    The suspect was seen concealing multiple items on his person and then leaving the store without paying. A store employee had followed the suspect, and he was later detained by an officer. He will be summonsed to court for shoplifting.

  • Between 12:00 p.m. (4/30/07) and 12:36 p.m. (5/2/07)- Monmouth Street

    At the above time and location, the victim’s license plate was taken off her motor vehicle.


  • Between 9:00 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. (4/30/07)- Cypress Street

    At the above time and location, the victim’s residence had been broken into. It appears that the suspect had used a large screw driver to force open the rear kitchen window. The suspect targeted the bedroom and took jewelry from a jewelry box.


  • Between 9:00 a.m. (3/5/07) and 10:13 a.m. (5/3/07)- 18-20 Winslow Road

    The victim reported that he had started noticing graffiti around the area of his home approximately two (2) months ago. The barrel and dumpster behind his residence were the most recently tagged.

Thursday, May 3, 2007

Crime Report (5/3/07)


  • Between 1:30 a.m. and 2:35 a.m. (5/2/07)- 362 Clyde Street

    Police observed Rey Fulcar of Boston, driving a motor vehicle with a flat front left tire. As the officer attempted to pull Fulcar over, he began to accelerate, reaching approximately 60 mph in a 25 mph zone. Eventually the flat tire began to shred off the rim. When Fulcar made a left turn onto Newton Street his tire hit the curb and retaining wall, causing damage to the front of the vehicle. The vehicle came to a stop and Fulcar excited. He then fled toward Clyde Street. A foot pursuit ensued, but Fulcar was eventually detained and placed into handcuffs for failing to stop for a police officer. The owner of the vehicle Fulcar had been operating was contacted, and he informed the police that he had not given Fulcar authority to take the vehicle. An inventory search revealed kitchen knife, a screw driver, and other burglarious tools. Fulcar ultimately received citations for Failing to Stop for a PO, Operating to Endanger (Negligent), Unsafe Lane Change, Speeding, Red light Violation, Failing to Wear Seatbelt, Receiving Stolen MV, Possession of Burglarious Tools, Possession of a Dangerous Weapon (Knife), and Resisting Arrest.

  • Between 4:36 p.m. and 5:00 p.m.- 229 Washington Street

    Sharon Surprise of Brookline was arrested for Shoplifting. Surprise had taken a pair of white colored fake pearl earrings off the display in Sona Bella. The owner of the store had asked her to return the earrings, but Surprise left the store. Shortly thereafter, police arrived.


  • Between 4:00 p.m. (4/26/07) and 12:00 p.m. (4/30/07)- 1682 Beacon Street

    At the above time and location, the victim discovered two prescription pads had been taken from the unlocked file cabinets in his examination room (dentist’s office).

  • Between 7:30 a.m. (1/15/07) and 11:52 a.m. (5/2/07)- 23 Monmouth Street

    At the above time and location, a twelve foot down spout copper pipe was stolen from the side of the First Parish Church.


  • Between 7:00 a.m. (4/25/07) and 4:07 p.m. (4/26/07)- Clinton Road

    The victim’s vehicle had been entered, items moved, and two rolls of toilet paper taken from the trunk. The vehicle had not been locked.

  • Between 7:00 p.m. (4/28/07) and 8:12 a.m. (4/29/07)- Prince Street

    All four tires of the victim’s vehicle were stolen. The victim had alarm on his vehicle, but it never was never activated during the theft.

Crime Report (5/2/07)

  • Occurred at 5:39 a.m. (4/30/07)- Pleasant Street
    Jose Nascimento was arrested for Rape and Indecent Assault and Battery on a child under 14 (domestic incident). He was also charged with displaying explicit material to same. It was determined that the incidents had been occurring for the past three months and happened approximately 18 to 19 times. Nascimento had reportedly threatened to shoot or choke the victim if she told anyone of the incidents. A request for additional charges of Threats to Commit a Crime and Intimidation of a Witness has been made. The investigation is ongoing at this time.

  • Occurred at 5:07 p.m. (5/1/07)- 294 Harvard Street

    Laura Nisby of Brighton was arrested for two counts of Shoplifting. Nisby had stolen $446.39 worth of merchandise from CVS and $106.95 from GAP. During the time Nisby had been in CVS, an employee observed her putting items into CVS gift bags. Nisby left the store without paying. A chase ensued involving Nisby and two CVS employees. She was eventually detained by officers on Beacon Street.

  • Occurred at 8:55 p.m. (5/1/07)- Hammond Street

    Lindsay Fink was arrested for an alleged Domestic Assault and Battery. Fink and his wife had been arguing in his vehicle outside of the MET Club. His wife reported that during the argument, Fink had hit her and smashed her head against the car window. There were two witnesses of the incident, but neither saw actual contact between the two individuals.


  • Between 10:00 p.m. (4/12/07) and 7:30 a.m. (4/13/07)- St Paul Street

The victim reported that a Handicap Placard had been stolen from her unlocked motor vehicle.

  • Between 6:00 p.m. (4/30/07) and 7:00 a.m. (5/1/07)- 57 Rangeley Road

The victim’s vehicle had been unlocked and someone had entered through front driver side door. The glove compartment and center console had been opened, but nothing was taken.


  • Between 4:45 p.m. (4/30/07) and 9:30 a.m. (5/1/07)- Roberts Street

    At the above time and location, the victim’s apartment had been broken into. The point of entry appeared to be the side window located in the living room. A Casio Elixim digital camera was taken from the victim’s bedroom dresser.


  • Between 10:25 a.m. and 11:40 a.m. (5/1/07)- 1 Brookline Place

    At the above time and location, a vehicle had fled the parking garage without paying and damaged the gate. The driver of the vehicle felt that she was being overcharged for parking in the garage and refused to pay the amount being asked. She had lifted up the gate herself, causing it to break, and then drove out. Using the description of the vehicle, the suspect was later found and advised that she was no longer welcome on the property of 1 Brookline Place.


  • Occurred at 7:15 p.m. (5/1/07) 1317 Beacon Street

    At the above time and location, the loss prevention officer at Trader Joe’s had observed a female suspect place several food items in a black plastic bag and exit the store without purchasing the items. The suspect was brought back into the store and the bag was emptied. She was given a verbal no trespass order to all Trader Joe’s.


  • Between 3:00 p.m. (4/23/07) and 3:00 p.m. (4/30/07)- Winthrop Road

    The victim reported that his debit/card had been used fraudulently numerous (11) times. He believes that he did not get his card back after using it at the Boca Grande Taqueria.


  • Between 7:00 p.m. (4/28/07) and 9:00 a.m. (4/29/07)- 75 Park Street, rear

    The victim reported that the side of his building along with his door had been spray painted. The tags included: “TANS”, “TANS-PDA”, “PRYD”, “RYSE”, “CODE”, “BAGEL”. “TANS” and “PRYD” were new. The other tags had been made over the past four months. A search of the area revealed that the side of an adjacent building and dumpster had also been spray painted.

  • Between 7:52 a.m. (4/29/0/7) and 7:52 a.m. (5/1/07)- 73 Park Street

    The victim reported that someone had spray painted graffiti on the side of the building.

Tuesday, May 1, 2007

Crime Report (5/1/07)

4/30/07 - 276 Cypress St - rear entry window pried open - under investigation

Breaking Entering and Larceny
4/30/07 - 1902 Beacon St - entry through rear window

Malacious Damage
4/30/07 - 807 Washington St - Damage to fence

Larceny from Auto
Incident happened 4/26/07 - 35 Westwbourne Tr

Monday, April 30, 2007

Crime Report (4/30/07)


  • Occurred at 12:31 a.m. (4/27/07)- 302 Harvard Street

    John Thompson of Brookline was placed under arrest for Operating under the Influence of an Intoxicating Liquor after failing a field sobriety test. Thompson also received a citation for receiving stolen property. He had had a suitcase in the back of the vehicle at the time of the stop, and an inventory search revealed multiple prescription bottles, a purse containing a passport, a digital camera, US and Jamaican coins, women’s clothing, and toiletries. Thompson additionally received a citation for failure to display headlights, the initial reasoning for the traffic stop.

  • Between 7:50 p.m. and 8:15 p.m. (4/27/07)- 155 Harvard Street

    Gregory Croft of Jamaica Plain was arrested for Shoplifting and for a default warrant. Croft had shoplifted at the Stop and Shop on Harvard, placing multiple perishable items in a backpack.

  • Between 12:25 a.m. and 12:36 a.m. (4/28/07)- 1195 Boylston Street

    Lafaiete Ferreirra of Somerville was placed under arrest for Not Being Duly Licensed and speeding.

  • Occurred at 10:30 a.m. (4/27/07)- 300 South Street

    Ian Wood of South Boston was arrested for a default warrant for failure to appear.


  • Between 8:00 p.m. (4/26/07) and 8:15 a.m. (4/27/07)- Washington Street

    The driver side window of the victim’s vehicle was smashed and a portable Garmin GPS (E340) system was missing.

  • Between 7:00 p.m. (4/26/07) and 6:00 a.m. (4/27/07)- Thornton Road

    The passenger side window of the victim’s vehicle had been smashed. A GPS car adapter, radio/traffic transmitter for GPS, cell phone charger, and a radio detector was stolen.


  • Between 3:00 p.m. (4/24/07) and 7:00 a.m. (4/25/07)- 874 Commonwealth Ave

    At the above time and location, four espresso machines had been stolen from Starbucks. Two of the machines had been on demo and were on display on the front counter. The other two had still been in the boxes.

  • Between 7:45 p.m. (4/27/07) and 12:50 p.m. (4/28/07)- 41 Carlton Street

    At the above time and location, the victim’s bicycle was stolen from the basement of her building. The victim reported that the door had been locked when she had left that morning, but there appeared to be no forced entry. Other tenants keep their bikes in the same area.

  • Between 2:00 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. (4/28/07)- 320 Harvard Street

    At the above time and location, the owner of Fire Opal reported a shoplifting. The owner stated that a blue Shoal (valued at $250) had been stolen from the store.


  • Occurred at 2:38 a.m. (4/28/07)- St Paul Street/Commonwealth Avenue

    At the above time and location, the witness had been walking with a friend when he was assaulted by two black male suspects. One of the black males had punched the victim in the back of the head multiple times. The friend of the victim was frantic and yelled at the suspects to stop. The suspects stopped and took off with the group of girls they had been standing with. Using the description given by the victim, one of the suspects was later found and identified. He will be summonsed to court for Assault and Battery.

  • Between 12:30 a.m. and 1:00 a.m. (4/20/07)- 307 Harvard Street

    At the above time and location, the victim had been assaulted by a man with a knife. The victim stated the he had gone outside of the Coolidge Corner Club House to smoke a cigarette when the suspect approached him, making a comment about the victim’s New York hat. When the victim didn’t acknowledge the suspect, the suspect got in his face and started yelling at him. The victim pushed him away. At this time, the suspect came at the victim with a knife and cut his hand and neck. When the victim went inside to get a friend, the suspect ran off. The victim’s wounds resulted in a total of forty stitches. The suspect was described as a Hispanic male, 20s, approximately 6’0”, 200 lbs, thin goatee, wearing a Red Sox hat and a World Series Champions 2004 sweatshirt.


  • Between 3:00 p.m. (4/21/07) and 12:00 p.m. (4/25/07)- 1498 Beacon Street

    At the above time and location, the victim reported that his motor vehicle had been stolen. The victim had parked his vehicle in his parking spot on 4/21 and did not return to it until 4/25 when he discovered it missing. The victim reported that he does not drive often, and had not seen the vehicle since he parked it.


  • Occurred at 11:36 p.m. (4/28/07)- Harvard Street/Green Street

    At the above time and location, there had been a report of five youths knocking down mailboxes. Two witnesses had heard the mailboxes being knocked to the ground and had observed the youths in the area. Two of the suspects were later found and identified. They admitted to the act and will be summonsed into court for malicious destruction of property.

Crime Report (4/27/07)


  • Between 12:00 p.m. (8/25/06) and 12:00 p.m. (4/11/07)- 1341 Beacon St

    Chara Wheeler (black female, age 18) of Roxbury was arrested for two counts of Larceny. An investigation of debit/credit cards being stolen from Sovereign Bank on Beacon revealed that Wheeler, a past employee of the bank, had taken two credit cards that had been left at the banks ATM machines. There is still an ongoing investigation concerning additional cases of stolen cards from Sovereign Bank.

  • Between 9:30 p.m. and 9:38 p.m. (4/26/07)- Beacon Street/Englewood Ave

    Ruben Ayuazyan (white male, age 19) was arrested for Domestic Assault and Battery and also for a default warrant. Ayuazyan had been upset with his girlfriend for being late and hit her across the cheek with an open hand. There were three witnesses of the incident.


  • Between 3:00 a.m. and 5:30 a.m. (4/26/07)- 129 Fisher Avenue

    At the above time and location, a laptop was stolen from a dormitory at Newbury College. The victim stated that there have been numerous thefts on his floor the second semester.

  • Occurred at 10:46 p.m. (4/26/07)- 129 Fisher Avenue

    At the above time and location, the victim reported that his green baseball duffel bag had been stolen. He had placed it down on the sidewalk while he spoke with some friends, but when he went to retrieve a “minute or two” later, it was gone. The victim’s wallet, cell phone, and baseball equipment were in the bag. The victim also reported that his debit card had already been used at a Shell station in Brighton.


  • Between 9:00 a.m. (2/18/07) and 4:00 p.m. (2/20/07)- Newton Street

    The victim reported that her debit card had been used fraudulently four times at the JD Exxon gas station in Brookline.


  • Between 4:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. (4/26/07)- Westbourne Terrace

    The victim reported that the rear passenger side window of his vehicle had been smashed. A Boston College shoulder bag containing a HP laptop computer, school notes and papers was stolen. Witnesses had observed two suspicious males in the area between 5:00 p.m. and 5:45 p.m. The suspects were described as white, Italian, or Spanish males, 5’6”-5’8”, 170-180 lbs, 30-40 years of age. One was wearing a green t-shirt and blue jeans, and the other a black sweater with white stripes around the neck area and black pants. One was also described as skinny, while the other had a slight gut.