At approximately 3:15pm units were dispatched to the area of Sewall Ave for a report of a suspicious male riding a bike slowly and looking into vestibules. Units located a party matching the description and in an attempt to speak with him the party fled on the bike. The party then discarded the bike in the area of Stearns Road and St. Paul Street. The subject fled on foot. Units chased him through several yards in the area of Francis Street. Officers were unable to locate him.
At approximately 4:47pm a resident of Sterns Road called and said someone was hiding under the bed in their home and had just fled the house. Officers started a foot chase that led through various neighborhoods in Brookline and into the Mission Hill area of Boston.
The party was apprehended in the area of 100 South Huntington Ave at approximately 5:21pm with assistance from other departments.
The subject is a 27yr old male from East Boston.
He faces the following charges:
B&E intent Felony
Receiving Stolen Property $250
Larceny Over $250
He will be arraigned in Brookline District Court on Tuesday.