Boston Police District A-1 provided an update on recent neighborhood crime incidents, summarized below, at the April 2016 North End Public Safety Meeting. Figures cover the last 30 days period.
-City-wide: up 2%
-District A-1: up 1%
-Friday night / early Saturday morning 3/19/16 @ 2.30am @ Bova’s Bakery: An argument resulted in 2 white males (armed with a knife) grabbing the victim’s neck chain and taking off. Police located suspects and brought them back to Bova’s, where victim made a positive ID of suspects. Neck chain was recovered from Bova’s the following day. Suspects were arrested: North End male age 23 & Waltham male age 28.
Aggravated Assault (1)
-3/16 @ 4.16am @ 35 Cooper St.: Victim chases a homeless guy that took clothes from hallway in girlfriend’s apartment building. Guy pulled knife on victim and returned the clothes, but cops couldn’t find him.
Breaking & Entering – Residence (1)
-5 Baldwin Place: A guy (Weston male age 29) with no shoes on tried to get into an apartment on 1st floor then went to next floor. Tried to gain entry into one apartment after another. Suspect was ID’d and arrested for breaking and entering, possession of marijuana with intent to distribute and had $331 seized from him.
-129 Fulton St. (Easter chocolates package)
-35 Sheafe St. (FedEx package – toaster)
-12 Hull St. (shower curtain, etc. taken from common-area closet in basement
-5 Margaret St. (known suspect allowed into apt. to get S glass of water, after which victim discovered his wallet was missing from his pants pocket)
-213 Hanover St. – Post Office (victim left purse, which was already gone when she returned)
-21 Tileston St. (package – vacuum cleaner)
-185 Fulton St. (Amazon.com packages)
Larceny from MV (1)
-26 Stillman St. (Subaru Forester – car damage / cover for motor scooter)
-A&B / Disorderly Conduct (2)
-B&E / Possession of Class D drugs (1)
Sgt. Yee from Suffolk Univ. PD now rides in the late-night party car from Thurs. – Sat. nights. He can be reached @ (617) 519-8986.
North End Public Safety meetings are held on the first Thursday of the month, 6:00 p.m., at the Nazzaro Community Center, 30 N. Bennet Street. All are welcome!