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Tuesday, July 14, 2020

07/10 - 07/14


At approximately 5:20 PM officers made phone contact with residents on Beacon Street to take a report of a theft. The victim told police that they were subletting their apartment while they were away in January, and had been experiencing issues collecting monthly rent from their sublet. These issues continued until recently when the suspect abruptly left, taking two nightstands and a bed frame with them. Police are investigating the theft.


BPD assisted EMS/Fire with 6 different calls for service


At approximately 7:05 PM officers were dispatched to Pleasant Street to take a report for an attempt to steal a bicycle. Once on scene, officers met with the reporting party who relayed the following information:

The victim left their bicycle locked, attached to a street sign on Pleasant street and approximately 5 minutes prior to calling the police had witnessed a white male attempt to cut his lock off his bike to steal it. The victim confronted the suspect and caused him to flea the scene.

Officers attempted to locate the suspect but with no success. Investigation is ongoing.


At approximately 12:15 pm officers took a report of a stolen bicycle on Babcock street over the phone. The reporting party told police the following: The previous night they left their bike unlocked on their front porch, and when they left their home the next morning it was missing. The victim also reported an abandoned bike that was left on his neighbors lawn that did not belong to them.

Officers are investigating.