Police Briefs 10-15-2015

Charlestown Beat

POLICE/COMMUNITY MEETING: Meet the police & discuss public safety issues on the last Wednesday of every month at the police station, 20 Vine Street, at 6:00 p.m., 2nd floor, community room.

POLICE RELATED INFO: Contact the District A-1 Community Service Office at 617-343-4627.

REPORT DRUG DEALING: Contact the District A-1 Confidential Drug Line at 617-343-4879.

CHARLESTOWN POLICE STATION: Contact at 617-343-4888.

RESERVE THE COMMUNITY ROOM: Contact Christine Vraibel at [email protected].


10/06/15 – A victim on Medford Street reported a male wearing a black and blue jacket approached him, punched him in the face and took his wallet before fleeing the area.

Detectives are reviewing footage from video cameras in the area.


10/06/15 – A victim on Putnam Street reported one of two suspects who were in her home stole her cell phone.

Information regarding the individuals, as well as the plate number of the car involved, was given to officers, and the matter is under investigation


10/06/15 – A victim on Bunker Hill Street reported while he was walking down the street, a black male wearing a grey hooded sweatshirt ran up behind him and took his cell phone from his hand.  A second suspect then reached into his front pocket and took his wallet.

Both suspects then fled into the Bunker Hill housing development.


10/08/15 – A victim on Ninth Street reported that she chained her black, woman’s 10-speed Hard Rock bicycle with orange lettering to a lamppost on the street, but when she returned, it was gone.

The incident might have been captured on video surveillance.


10/10/15 – As a result of a drug investigation in the area of Decatur Street, an individual was placed under arrest for possession of a Class B substance with intent to distribute.

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