Police Briefs 12-03-2015

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].


11/18/15 – As a result of a traffic stop on Rutherford Avenue, an individual was placed under arrest for an outstanding Quincy Court warrant charging assault and battery.


11/20/15 – A victim a food delivery person reported while making a delivery on Decatur Street, a black male who appeared to have a gun attempted to rob him.

The victim fled to his car, but not before the suspect took his wallet containing $200 cash. The matter is under investigation.


11/22/15 – A food delivery person reported while making a delivery on Corey Street, a Latino male brandished a black handgun and demanded money.

At the same time, a second male struck the victim from behind, reached in his pocket and stole $600. The  suspects then fled the area. Detectives are investigating.


11/24/15 – A victim on Main Street reported that as a result of an argument over possible lottery winnings, he was threatened repeatedly by a white male wearing a grey sweatshirt. The incident was caught on video, and detectives are investigating.


11/28/15 – A victim on Medford Street reported that unknown person(s) stole items from a package left at his home. There was also packaging from another address in the debris, and household items were taken in the theft.


11/29/15 – As a result of a radio call to Sherman Street for a loud party, an individual was placed under arrest and charged with trespassing.

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