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Friday, May 11, 2007

Crime Report (5/11/07)

  • Occurred at 12:49 a.m. (5/10/07)- St Paul Street/Commonwealth Ave

    Suspect was arrested for Unlicensed Operation and also received a citation for speeding.

  • Occurred at 1:24 a.m. (5/10/07)- 1387 Beacon Street

    Ronald Caggiano of Plymouth was placed under arrest for Operating under the Influence of Alcohol, failing to submit a vehicle for inspection, and for a prohibited left turn, the initial reason for the stop. The passenger of the vehicle, Rachel Caggiano of Plymouth, was arrested for possession of marijuana. During the search of the vehicle, the marijuana was found in R. Caggiano’s purse located under the rear seat.

  • Occurred at 2:43 a.m. (5/10/07)- 1200 Beacon Street

    Krisada Jaruthatsanakul of Brighton was arrested for Operating under the Influence of Alcohol. Jaruthatsanakul also received a citation for making an illegal left turn and failure to come to complete stop at a red light.

  • Occurred at 5:36 a.m. (5/10/07)- 880 Commonwealth Avenue

    When officers responded to a Commercial/Business alarm at the Tweeter center they observed a white male, later identified as Thomas Nee of Dedham, standing in front of a side entrance door. An officer asked Nee what he was doing and he immediately ran. A foot chase ensued and Nee was eventually detained with struggle. Nee had numerous cuts and open wounds on his body and was bleeding from many of them. A further search of Tweeter revealed a large plate glass window completely shattered located on the side of the building in the alley. The insulation behind the window had been completely removed from the building and the dry wall had been kicked and/or punched in. There was blood on both the insulation and dry wall. A flat head screwdriver was found lying on the ground next to the door, and a black hat with the letters SF in orange lettering was inside the glass and on top of the insulation. Nee was charged with two counts of Burglary, Resisting Arrest, and Possession of Burglarious tools.

  • Occurred at 9:05 a.m. (5/10/07)- 737 Newton Street

    Marcos Dos Santos of Allston was arrested for being Not Duly Licensed. Santos had been stopped because the trucks contents were spilling onto the roadway.

  • Between 7:45 pm and 7:49 pm (5/10/07)- Washington St/Salisbury Rd

    Elker Chajon-Navas of Boston was arrested for Domestic Assault and Battery. During an argument with his girlfriend, Chajon-Navas had grabbed and pushed his girlfriend against his vehicle. Two witnesses had observed the incident. Chajon-Navas was also charged with malicious damage because he had thrown the face plate from the vehicle’s radio out the window while arguing.


  • Occurred at 12:23 a.m. (5/10/07)- 22 Leverett Street

    A pizza delivery person reported that two white males had fled without paying after receiving the pizza.

  • Between 3:30 p.m. (5/9/07) and 7:30 a.m. (5/10/07)- 27 Francis Street

    A teacher at Lawrence school reported that her laptop computer was missing from her desk. Two students were later observed using a white Apple laptop on the playground at the school. When questioned where they had gotten the computer, the students stated that another student had given it to them. This same student had also told one of them earlier in the day that he had stolen the laptop.


  • Between 3:30 am and 5:00 am (5/10/07)- 1200 Beacon St

    Three motor vehicle located in the rear Holiday Inn parking garage had been broken into. All of the vehicles had a window smashed. A stereo and stereo equipment stolen was stolen from the Volkswagon and a GPS system was stolen out of the Dodge Caravan. Nothing was reported stolen from the Audi.


  • Occurred at 1:06 p.m. (5/10/07)- Salisbury Road

    An attempted burglary was made at the above time and location. The pane glass on the front door had been broken and it appears that the suspect had reached through the broken window to unlock the dead bolt lock. There did not appear to be a larceny from the residence and it did not seem as if the suspect had actually entered the residence. A loud audible alarm had been trip, and may have chased the suspect away. A possible suspect had spoken to a mail man that had been in the area and inquired about the particular address. The mail man also observed the suspect walk around the residence, but lost sight of him when he entered the back yard. The suspect was described as a white male, approx. 5’10”, slim build, tattoos all over his arms, a crew cut, wearing a t-shirt and shoes.


  • Between 3:55 p.m. and 4:11 p.m. (5/10/07)- Harvard Avenue

    A female apartment resident broke a window of another resident’s apartment with whom she has had numerous disputes with in the past.

Crime Report (5/10/07)

  • Between 5:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m.(5/4/07)- 4 Brookline Place

    At the above time and location, the victim reported that her wallet was stolen while she was working as a hostess at Bertucci’s Restaurant. The victim stated that the wallet had been in her purse along with her cell phone and date planner, but only the wallet was taken. The purse had been kept under the hostess counter near the front of the restaurant.

  • Between 5:20 and 5:35 p.m. (5/9/07)- 730 Commonwealth Avenue

    At the above time and location, the manager at Radio Shack had observed the suspect leaving the store and heard the security alarm sound. At this time, the manager noticed a scanner was missing from the area the suspect had been. She yelled for the suspect to return to the store. The suspect walked to the sidewalk, out of view, and then returned. He stated that was no longer beeping and left again, eventually getting into a vehicle operated by another male. The suspect was described as light skinned black male, twenties, approximately 5’10”, heavy build, wearing a light blue jean jacket, light blue polo shirt, dark pants, with short/shaved hair. The driver of the vehicle was described as dark skinned male, thirties, wearing a red striped polo shirt and a do-rag.


  • Occurred at 10:19 a.m. (5/9/07)- 156 Lawton Street

    At the above time and location, two students had a verbal argument and had gotten into each other’s faces. The individuals were separated. One of the students was put into an office. When the second student was brought in to talk about the argument, he attacked and punched the other student. He will be summonsed into court for Assault and Battery.

Wednesday, May 9, 2007

Crime Report (5/9/07)


  • Occurred at 12:00 a.m. (5/8/07)- 545 Chestnut Hill Avenue

    Keith Bennett of Allston was arrested for a default warrant for shoplifting.

  • Between 7:00 p.m. (5/4/07) and 10:00 a.m. (5/7/07)- Codman Road

    The victim reported an attempted B&E of an outside tool shed. There were small pry marks on one of the doors.

  • Between 11:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. (5/8/07)- 21 Station Street

    At the above time and location, the victim’s bicycle was stolen from the garage located at her place of employment. The victim had not locked the bike. The bicycle was described as a gray twenty-one speed mountain bike with a front black bag attached to the handle bars and a gray/blackish bag on the left side of the rear tire.
  • Between 5:44 p.m. and 5:50 p.m. (5/3/07)- 479 Harvard Street

    At the above time and location, $200 in $1 dominations was taken from the manager’s office at the Pita Pit. The office is located in the basement of the building and had been left unlocked. Security cameras show a suspect entering and leaving the office. The suspect was a male, approximately 6’0”-6’2”, wearing white pants, a white t-shirt with writing on the front, white sneakers, a white jacket wrapped around his waist, and a dark colored baseball hat. The manager stated that the back door of the building is open for delivery drivers and it appears that the suspect might have used that door to gain access.

Tuesday, May 8, 2007

Crime Report (5/8/07)


  • Occurred at 6:11 p.m. (5/5/07)- 35 Shaw Road

    Andrew McCollum of Michigan was arrested for being a Fugitive from Justice and for Willful Violation of a Town of Brookline By-Law, soliciting without a permit. McCollum had been allegedly selling magazines for the company, Strictly Business, Inc.

  • Occurred at 7:18 p.m. (5/5/07)- Hammond Street/Boylston Street

    Omar Taylor of Alabama was placed under arrest for Not being Duly Licensed. During the finger printing process of booking, it was revealed the Taylor had provided the police with a false name (alias Timothy Moore). Taylor was charged for providing the false name and also for a fraudulent license.

  • Between 12:55 a.m. and 1:30 a.m. (5/6/07)- 1100 Boylston Street

    Anton Miles of Boston was arrested for Operating after Suspension. Lee also received a citation for speeding, giving a false name to a police officer (alias David Lee), furnishing a false name and SS# after an arrest during the booking process, forgery, and uttering. Miles was also arrested for outstanding warrants.

  • Occurred at 2:09 p.m. (5/6/07)- 1469 Beacon Street

    Vibeke Gonzalez of Brookline was arrested sexual conduct for a fee. Police had discovered an exotic ad on An investigation of the ad resulted in the arrest of Gonzalez.

  • Occurred at 1:37 a.m. (5/7/07)- Cypress Street/East Milton Road

    Kevin Diggs of Dorchester was placed under arrest for operating without a driver’s license. Diggs was additionally received a citation for a red light violation.


  • Between 5:45 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. (4/30/07)- 115 Greenough Street, B.H.S.

    At the above time and location, the victim had left his cell phone on the school bus. When the victim’s father later called the phone, a man by the name of “Carlos” answered. The cell phone service has been suspended.

  • Between 10:00 a.m. and 10:30 p.m. (5/4/07)- 40 Webster Street

    The victim reported that she had left her watch on a coffee table located inside her room at the Courtyard Marriott. When she returned to the room, the watch was missing.

  • Between 10:00 p.m. (5/5/07) and 1:33 p.m. (5/6/07)- Pleasant Street

    At the above time and location, the victim’s Trek mountain bike was taken from the rear of his residence. The bike had been unsecured leaning up against the side of the apartment building. The bike was described as approximately five years old and had was black with white lettering.

  • Between 4:45 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. (5/6/07)- University Road

    At the above time and location, the victim reported that her son’s wheelchair was missing from the garage. A witness had observed a white male, thin build, with black hair going up University Avenue toward Beacon Street with a wheelchair.

  • Between 12:00 p.m. and 12:30 p.m. (5/7/07)- 1309 Beacon Street

    The victim reported that her wallet was stolen from her while she was shopping at Trader Joe’s. She stated that while she was grinding coffee a tall, black male reached over her right shoulder and then placed his other arm around her left side (near her pocketbook) to grab a loaf of bread. As she walked away she felt tug on her bag. The victim thought nothing of the incident until she went to purchase her items and her wallet was missing.


  • Between 9:00 a.m. (5/3/07) and 8:30 a.m. (5/4/07)- Forest Street

    The victim’s unlocked motor vehicle was broken into and approximately $5 in spare change was taken.

  • Between 9:30 a.m. and 9:40 a.m. (5/5/07)-Welland Road

    A witness had heard the window of the victim’s vehicle smash and observed a suspect running away from it. The suspect was described as a male, light skinned black or Hispanic, thin build, wearing a dark blue t-shirt and possibly jeans. The owner of the vehicle confirmed that a Finedrive portable GPS system had been stolen.

  • Between 6:00 p.m. (5/4/07) and 10:35 a.m. (5/5/07)- Alberta Road

    The victim’s two unlocked motor vehicles had been broken into. The suspect had taken approximately $5 in loose change and attempted to remove the dash mounted GPS system from one vehicle. The suspect had gone through the glove compartment of the other vehicle, but nothing was taken.

  • Between 10:15 p.m. (5/4/07) and 7:00 a.m. (5/5/07)- Alberta Road

    The victim’s two unlocked motor vehicles were broken into. A Cannon Digital camera, Motorola radio, and approx $5 in loose change were taken from one vehicle. Nothing was taken from the second vehicle, but the suspect had gone through the glove compartment.

  • Between 7:00 p.m. (5/4/07) and 7:00 a.m. (5/5/07)- Alberta Road

    The victim’s unlocked motor vehicle had been broken into, but nothing was taken or damaged. The suspect had gone through the glove compartment.

  • Between 2:45 p.m. and 3:20 p.m. (5/6/07)- 1300 Boylston Street, Healthworks

    The passenger side window of the victim’s vehicle had been smashed and a backpack was taken from the front seat. The backpack had contained a wallet, one debit card, a book, a checkbook, and assorted personal papers.

  • Between 1:45 p.m. and 2:45 p.m. (5/6/07)- Boylston Street

    The rear window of the victim’s motor vehicle was smashed and a black nylon diaper bag was stolen.


  • Occurred at 1:35 a.m. (5/5/07)- Boylston Street

    At the above time and location, the lower right corner of a window at Liner Tire was smashed. It appears that the damage could have been caused by a small object.

  • Occurred at 3:57 a.m. (5/5/07)- Feneno Terrace

    At the above time and location, the suspect had set fire to his ex-girlfriend’s belongings in the rear parking lot. The items included shoes, clothing, and papers.

  • Occurred at 2:32 a.m. (5/6/07)- 1048 Commonwealth Avenue

    A front plate glass at The Wilderness House had been shattered. A search of the area revealed pieces of a blue porcelain mug. It appears that this object had been thrown at the window.

  • Between 7:30 a.m. (5/5/07) and 5:30 a.m. (5/6/07)- Juniper Street

    At the above time and location, the rear window of the victim’s vehicle was smashed. A broken Corona beer bottle was retrieved from the vehicle.

  • Between 9:00 p.m. (4/26/07) and 5:30 a.m. (4/27/07)- Kent St, Parson’s Field

    At the above time and location, the caretaker of Parson’s field noticed multiple instances of malicious damage. Four pads that lined the fence appear to have been slashed. A pad on the left side of the field that had the “N” cut out of it. The Husky emblem in the middle of the field had its eye painted and there picture of male genitalia drawn on the turf near the Husky’s mouth. There was also damage to the turf near the fifty yard line.

  • Between 11:00 p.m. (5/5/07) and 1:00 a.m. (5/6/07)- Babcock Street

    The front door window of the apartment building had been smashed. It appeared that two large rocks were used to smash the window.

  • Between 10:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. (5/3/07)- 367 Harvard Street

    The victim reported that while working at the above address, she had observed a group of youths from the Devotion school throwing rocks at the vehicles parked on Stedman Street When the victim went outside she discovered that there was a small dent on her front passenger door and that her hubcap had been cracked.

  • Between 3:50 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. (5/7/07)- Highland Avenue/Pond Avenue

    The victim reported graffiti on the field house walls and doors at Downes Field. The graffiti consisted of the following words: truth, zyro, bagel, pda, sec, and wep. The tags were written in black and white.


  • Between 5:30 a.m. and 8:07 a.m. (5/5/07)- Goodnough Road

    At the above time and location, the victim’s 1998 Mercedes was stolen from his driveway.


  • Between 9:25 p.m. and 9:35 p.m. (5/5/07)- 205 Beverly Road

    At the above time and location, a group of six (6) individuals had prearranged a meeting at the Baker School park to “settle a score”. The group had intended to wrestle. The plan had been for four of them to pair up while the two others refereed. However, all six individuals became involved. One of them was punched in the mouth and ran off. He called the police because he was worried about leaving one of the other individuals behind. All parties involved will be summonsed to a Clerk’s Hearing for Assault and Battery.