Police Briefs 08-25-2016

August 29, 2016
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CHARLESTOWN BEAT

Robbery – Carjacking

08/15/2016 – A victim on Rutherford Avenue reported as he exited the bank and returned to his car, a white male swung open the driver’s door, motioned as if he had a weapon and took the victim’s car.

A description was broadcast, and officers observed the motor vehicle on Cambridge Street, where they were able to stop the car and take the suspect into custody.

The victim on Rutherford Avenue and another victim of a robbery in Somerville both identified the suspect as the man who robbed them. The suspect will be charged accordingly.

 

Larceny

08/18/2016 – A victim on First Avenue reported he locked his bike at that location in the morning, but when he returned, he saw that someone had stolen his two bike tires valued at $100.