Police Briefs 03-08-2018

March 10, 2018

Charlestown Beat

Open and Gross Lewdness

03/01/18 – Officers responded to Medford Street for a report of a fight. Information gathered at the scene indicated that a man was exposing himself. As a result of the subsequent investigation, an individual was placed under arrest for open and gross lewdness.


Burglary – Residential – No Force

03/02/18 – A victim on Phipps Street reported when she returned home after a weekend away, she discovered jewelry missing and a spare key now in the lock of her door.

Detectives are investigating.


Larceny – Bike

03/05/18 – A victim on Phipps Street reported unknown person(s) stole her Armstrong bike from the hallway of her residence. The bike was recovered later in the day, and detectives are investigating.



03/05/18 – As a result of an incident of vandalism that took place on Third Avenue (a broken window), a suspect was identified, and complaints will be sought in Charlestown Court.


Burglary – Residential – No Force

03/05/18 – A victim on West School Street reports she left her home for a short time and did not lock her door. When she returned, she saw $200 had been taken from her purse. A surveillance video will be reviewed.