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, August 19, 2013
8/16 - 8/19
Larceny: 08/16/2013 at 2:00 p.m. – Commonwealth Av.
An officer was dispatched to a business on Commonwealth Av. after receiving a report of a larceny. The officer was met by the store’s manager and informed that two IPhones had been stolen from the store. According to the manager, a Caucasian male in his 40’s with a slim build and scruffy appearance had entered the store wishing to buy earphones for his son. The manager went to the storeroom to retrieve the earphones, but found the suspect gone upon his return. A short while later the manager noticed two IPhones missing from a box located behind the sale’s counter. The matter is currently under investigation.
Larceny: 08/17/2013 at 4:27 p.m. – Harvard St.
An officer was dispatched to a business on Harvard St. after receiving a report of a larceny. Upon arrival, the officer was met by the store’s Loss Prevention Officer who was currently with the suspect. The Loss Prevention Officer observed the suspect via video surveillance place several items into a shopping bag and then exit the store without paying, at which time the officer stopped her. The suspect was placed under arrest for Shoplifting.
Assault: 08/18/2013 at 9:29 p.m. – Pleasant St.
A vehicle passenger was asked for identification after officers observed him not wearing a seatbelt. A query of the suspect’s information revealed he had a warrant out of Stoughton District Court. The suspect was asked to step from the vehicle at which point he became agitated and pushed an officer. The suspect continued to resist arrest and several officers were required to subdue him. The suspect was placed under arrest for Assaulting an Officer and Actively Resisting Arrest for a Warrant.
Larceny: 08/16/2013 at 11:50 a.m. – Harvard St.
An officer was dispatched to a business on Harvard St. after receiving a report of a larceny. The store manager described two African American males who left the store without paying for a case of red bull. The manager followed the suspects to the parking lot where they attempted to get in a vehicle driven by a woman wearing a pink shirt, who would not let them in. At this time, the suspects dropped the case of red bull and fled on foot. Officers were able to locate all three suspects in the area; all suspects were positively identified by the store manager. The two males were placed under arrest for Shoplifting. A query of the female’s information revealed she was driving with an expired license. She was placed under arrest.
Larceny: 08/16/2013 at 3:15 p.m. – Centre St.
An officer was dispatched to a residence on Centre St. after receiving a report of a larceny. The officer was met by the victim who stated $94.00 was stolen from her wallet. The victim stated her wallet was secure inside the locked apartment when she briefly stepped out. Upon her return, she saw all of the money from her wallet was missing. The victim reported no other missing items.
Larceny: 8/16/2013 at 6:04 p.m. – Beacon St.
An officer was dispatched to a business on Beacon St. after receiving a report of a larceny. The officer was met by an employee who stated a Bluetooth headset was stolen from the store. A review of video surveillance showed the suspect use a magnetic key to open a display case and remove the headset before leaving the store. The suspect is a Caucasian male in his 20’s with brown hair.
Larceny: 8/18/2013 at 4:32 a.m. – Beacon St./ Summit Av.
Officers were dispatched to the intersection of Beacon St. and Summit Av. after they were alerted that the GPS unit in the Bait Bike had been activated. Officers were able to quickly locate the Bait Bike and the suspect. The suspect was placed under arrest for Larceny.
Larceny: 8/16/2013 at 7:05 p.m. – Beacon St.
An officer was dispatched to Beacon St. after receiving a report of a stolen bicycle. The victim left his bicycle unsecured on a bike rack for 2-3 minutes. Upon his return, the bicycle was gone.
Warrant Arrest: 8/18/2013 at 1:07 a.m. – Beacon St.
A random query of a vehicle’s information revealed the owner had a warrant out of Boston District Court. The officer initiated a traffic stop on Beacon St. The operator was confirmed to be the owner of the vehicle and was placed under arrest.
Larceny: 8/18/2013 at 5:53 p.m. – Boylston St.
While on the desk, an officer received a report of a possible bicycle theft. The witness stated he saw two teenage males take an unsecured bicycle from the porch of a residence. The witness stated their behavior seemed suspicious. He described the first suspect as a Caucasian male in his late teens, and the second suspect as an African American male also in his late teens. An officer was dispatched to the residence where the bike was taken. The officer was met by the victim who confirmed that his bicycle was missing.
Burglary: 8/18/2013 at 8:30 p.m. – Cotswold Rd.
An officer was dispatched to a residence on Cotswold Rd. after receiving a report of a past burglary. The victim stated she was out of town for the weekend, but shortly after arriving home she saw all the jewelry from her bedroom closet was missing. A window in the basement of the residence was slightly ajar, but there were no other signs of disturbance. The victim did not report anything else missing.