Police Briefs 01-07-2016

Charlestrown 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].

Possession of a Firearm

12.28/15 – Officers in the area of Chelsea Street attempted to stop a motor vehicle. The car initially pulled over, but then sped off after the passenger jumped out and fled. Police gave chase before losing the suspect in the area of Putnam Street. Meanwhile, the suspect discarded a Titan .38 caliber revolver, which was recovered.


12/30/15 – A victim on Third Avenue reported unknown person(s) took her black/multi-colored purse.


12/31/15 – A victim on Lexington Street reported that someone stole his black hybrid 18-speed bike that was locked to a fence behind his home.


01/03/16 – A victim on McNulty Court reports she was in her hallway waiting for a pizza to be delivered when she was approached by white male who brandished a kitchen knife and demanded her money. The victim complied, and the suspect then fled the scene.


01/04/16 – As a result of a drug investigation in the area of Main Street, an individual was placed under arrest for possession of a Class A substance (heroin). The suspect also had outstanding warrants out of Malden District Court charging violation of the auto laws.

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