Recent incidents as reported by Boston Police District A-1 for the North End / Waterfront area.
Armed Robbery / Commercial
Police officers responded to an armed robbery in progress at the 7-Eleven store at Hanover and Commercial Streets. Clerk reports two unknown male suspects displayed a handgun and knife and stole merchandise, cash register and lottery machine; suspects fled on foot. After investigation by A-1 detectives and video footage, two juvenile suspects were identified and arrested for armed robbery.
Police officer responded to Commercial and Hanover Streets for a loud music complaint. On arrival, the officer could hear loud music, bass and talking from a possible amplified speaker coming from behind a business/garage door. The 911 caller reported she calls twice a week about the loud music coming from the business. The witness on scene addressed the complaint by turning down the music.
EMT Response – Cardiac Arrest
Police officers responded with EMT to a homeless man who died of cardiac arrest on Commercial Street.
02/22/18 10:30am – 02/28/18 11:00am
Victim reports parking his 2007 Toyota Highlander on Stillman Street. When he returned several days later the vehicle had been stolen. Stolen unit notified.
Disturbing the Peace
Male suspect arrested on Commercial Street for disturbing the peace and resisting arrest. Suspect was highly intoxicated and arguing with his girlfriend in the street. He became combative with officers on arrival at District A-1 during the booking process.