Police Briefs 12-06-2012

December 6, 2012
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Drugs 

11/26/12 – As a result of a drug investigation in the area of Austin Street, two individuals were placed under arrest charged for possession of a Class B substance with intent to distribute.

Warrant Arrest 

11/29/12 – Officers in the area of Tufts Street placed an individual under arrest for an outstanding Charlestown Court warrant of apprehension.

Breaking and Entering – Residence – Night – Force 

12/01/12 – Victims on High Street reported when they returned home at about 1 p.m., they noticed the rear bedroom window had been pulled up and the screen to the window was on the rear deck. An Apple iPad was taken from the home.

Later that morning, officers on patrol in the same area observed a male walking through backyards. The suspect was stopped, and as a result of the subsequent investigation, he was found to be in possession of the stolen laptop, as well as credit cards in the victims’ names. The suspect was taken into custody and will be charged accordingly.

Larceny – Over $200 

11/27/12 – A victim on Ninth Street reported unknown person(s) stole 450 feet of copper from the roof of an apartment building that was undergoing work. A witness informed police that a white truck was seen in the area the morning the copper went missing. The matter is under investigation.