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.
Wednesday, November 20, 2013
11/19 - 11/20
Larceny: 11/19/2013 at 2:00 p.m. – Pleasant St.
An officer was dispatched to a residence on Pleasant St. after receiving a report of a past larceny. Upon arrival, the officer was met by the victim who stated she had paid a down payment for an apartment she found on Craig’s List. Once the money was transferred, the victim was unable to contact the owner of the apartment. The matter is currently under investigation.
Malicious Damage: 11/19/2013 at 7:45 a.m. – Beacon St.
An officer was dispatched to Beacon St. after receiving a report of malicious damage to a motor vehicle. Upon arrival the officer was met by the victim, who stated her car had been keyed.
Possession of Marijuana: 11/18/2013 at 12:24 p.m. – Davis Ave/ Cypress St.
An officer observed a man acting suspiciously. The officer observed the suspect walk down an alleyway and sit down on a stair. The suspect was holding a cell phone box, which the officer asked the suspect if he could see. Inside the box, the officer discovered a plastic bag containing a green, leafy substance believed to be marijuana. The suspect was issued a town by-law citation for Possession of Less than 1 ounce of Marijuana.
Possession of a Non-Narcotic: 11/18/2013 at 12:41 p.m. – Boylston St.
Several officers observed a parked car with the driver still inside. The driver remained in the parked vehicle for an extended period of time. Furthermore, the officers observed an unknown male approach the vehicle and engage in a short exchange with the driver. Based on the totality of the circumstances, the officers were led to believe the driver of the parked vehicle was engaging in the sale of narcotics. The officers approached the vehicle and asked the driver if they could search the vehicle. During the search, the officers found a prescription bottle containing three different types of pills for which the driver did not have a prescription for. The driver was placed under arrest for Possession of a Class C Drug.
Malicious Damage: 11/18/2013 at 1:16 p.m. – Boylston St.
An officer was dispatched to Boylston St. after receiving a report of malicious damage to a motor vehicle. Upon arrival the officer was met by the victim who stated a tire on her vehicle had been slashed. There appeared to be no other damage.