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The following information is based on initial reviews of incident reports and should not be considered a comprehensive list of all incidents reported. The blog reports do not include sex crimes, domestic abuse, juvenile information, medical reports, and other sensitive police reports. The blog may differ from local news sources as well as trends reported at crimereports.com
Monday, April 23, 2012
Police Reports 4/20-4/23
A vehicle was traveling on Boylston St. at a high rate of speed. The vehicle veered to the right over the white line and into the breakdown lane. The officer conducted a traffic stop on Boylston St. Upon reaching the operator, the officer could detect an odor of alcohol emanating from the vehicle. Based on the observations, the driver was placed under arrest for Operating Under the Influence of Alcohol.
Robbery: Occurred on 4/21 at 9:54 PM- Browne St.
Officers responded to Browne St. for several reports of a robbery. Upon arrival, officers were met by a female victim. The victim stated that she was walking on Browne St. when someone pushed her down from behind and stole her cell phone from her hand. The suspect fled down an alleyway. The victim described the suspect as light brown skin male, 20-30 years old, 5'8 to 5'10, medium build, clean shaven with a buzz hair cut, wearing a red hooded sweatshirt. Officers searched the area but could not locate the suspect.
Arrest: Occurred on 4/21 at 5:18 PM- St. Mary’s St.
Brookline officers were informed by a BU police officer that he observed two black males who he believed to have stolen bicycles fleeing on St. Mary’s St. Officers observed two males matching the description traveling on bicycles on Beacon St. Suspect #1 was stopped on St. Paul St. Suspect #2 fled and was eventually stopped at the corner of St. Paul and Sewall Ave. Based on the facts, the two suspects were placed under arrest for Receiving Stolen Property.
Arrest: Occurred on 5:07 PM- Washington St.
Officers responded to CVS for the report of a customer disturbance. A customer was asked to leave the store after yelling inside the store about not being able to use coupons. A query of the subject’s information revealed that she had a warrant out of Dorchester District Court. She was placed under arrest for the warrant.
Arrest: Occurred on 4/21 at 2:02 PM- Hammond St.
A vehicle was traveling on Hammond St. at a high rate of speed. The officer conducted a traffic stop on Hammond St. A query of the driver’s information revealed that his license was revoked. The driver was placed under arrest for Operating after Revocation.
Shoplifting: Occurred on 4/21 at 10:59 AM- Harvard St.
A GAP employee reported a shoplifter. A loss prevention employee stated that he observed a female concealing merchandise from the store. The subject was placed under arrest for shoplifting.
Arrest: Occurred on 4/20 at 11:00 PM- Brookline Ave.
A vehicle made an illegal U-turn across a double yellow line. The officer conducted a traffic stop on Brookline Ave. at the Riverway. Upon reaching the driver’s window, the officer could detect a strong odor of marijuana. Officers observed a bag in plain view on the driver’s side door that contained a brownish powder believed to be heroin. The driver was placed under arrest for Possession of a Class A drug.
Arrest: Occurred on 4/20 at 5:10 PM
Two individuals reported a subject coming out from behind a Heath St. building with a bicycle that was believed to have been stolen. The reporting party stated that she observed a male subject walk behind a Heath St. building and then reappear. The witness said he then walked behind another Heath St. building, this time reappearing with a bicycle.
Officers were able to stop a subject who matched the description in the surrounding area. Both witnesses positively identified the subject as the male that they had observed. The bicycle was positively identified and turned over to a Heath St. resident. The subject was placed under arrest for Receiving Stolen Property.
Shoplifting: Occurred on 4/20 at 12:54 PM- Harvard St.
A TJ Maxx employee reported a shoplifter. A loss prevention employee stated that he observed a subject attempt to leave the store with merchandise concealed in his clothing. The subject was placed under arrest for Shoplifting.