Note: The following information is based on an initial review of incident reports and should not be considered a comprehensive list of all incidents reported to us. The blog reports do not include sex crimes, domestic abuse, reporting of juveniles, medical reports, and other sensitive police reports.
Monday, March 5, 2012
Police Reports 3/2-3/5
An individual reported that she believed her boyfriend was the victim of a robbery on Cypress St. A search of the area did not produce this particular victim or any suspects, therefore officers responded to the victim’s residence. The victim stated that he was walking on Cypress St. when he was approached from behind by two suspects, one of which held a knife. The victim stated that the subjects pulled his sweatshirt over his head and demanded that he give up his cell phone. The victim stated that after the suspects fled, he observed them robbing another individual on Cypress St. The suspects were both described as dark skinned black males, mid 20’s, approximately 6’0”, wearing dark baggy pants, and dark sweatshirts. The two victims were unaffiliated and had been walking separately on Cypress St. when the incidents occurred.
Robbery: Occurred on 3/2 at 10:10 PM- Cypress St.
Officers were met by an armed robbery victim on Cypress St. The victim stated that he had purchased a case of beer and was walking on Cypress St. when he observed two black males robbing another individual. The victim stated that the subjects then approached him with a knife. The subjects took a cell phone and the case of beer, fleeing up Hart St. towards Franklin St. Officers canvassed the area but could not locate the suspects. The two victims were unaffiliated and had been walking separately on Cypress St. when the incidents occurred.
Arrest: Occurred on 3/3 at 2:06 AM- Boylston St./ Reservoir Rd.
A vehicle was traveling around the Hammond St. area several times with no apparent destination, turning around and reversing direction several times. The officer conducted a traffic stop on Hammond St. As the officer approached the vehicle, the operator accelerated and drove away from the officer. The officer then began to pursue the vehicle, which traveled at a slow speed. The vehicle eventually stopped at the intersection of Boylston St and Reservoir Rd.
When the operator exited the vehicle, officers were able to detect a strong odor of an alcoholic beverage emanating from his person. Based upon the observations, the driver was placed under arrest for Operating Under the Influence of Liquor and Failure to Stop for a Police Officer. The operator was additionally charged with Possession of a Class B Substance.
OUIL: Occurred on 3/4 at 2:11 AM- Boylston St.
A vehicle was traveling on Boylston St. at a high rate of speed. The officer conducted a traffic stop on Boylston St. Upon reaching the driver’s window, the officer could detect a strong odor of an alcoholic beverage emanating from the vehicle. Based on the observations, it was determined that the driver was intoxicated and was placed under arrest for Operating Under the Influence of Liquor.
OUIL: Occurred on 3/5 at 12:47 AM- Winthrop Rd.
A gray Toyota that was traveling on Boylston St. drove over the curbstone in the left lane and side swept the guardrail. The vehicle corrected itself and pulled onto Beacon St., straddling the center line. The vehicle made an abrupt left turn onto Winthrop Rd. where the officer conducted a traffic stop. Upon speaking to the driver, the officer could detect a strong odor of alcohol emanating from the vehicle. Based on the observations, the driver was placed under arrest for operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol. The driver will be charged with Operating a Motor Vehicle Under the Influence, Operating a Motor Vehicle with a Suspended license, Marked Lanes Violation, Failure to Signal while Turning and Driving on Sidewalk.
OUIL: Occurred on 3/5 at 3:02 PM- St. Paul St./ Browne St.
Officers responded to a radio call for a traffic crash at the intersection of Browne St. and St Paul St. Upon arrival, officers observed a disabled purple Honda Accord on St. Paul St. with extensive damage. Upon reaching the driver officers could detect a strong odor of alcohol emanating from his person. Based on the observations the driver was placed under arrest for Operating Under the Influence of Intoxicating Liquor.