By Seth Daniel and Paul Koolloian
Chelsea Police Called into Boston
During the riots that took place in various locations in Boston Sunday and into Monday morning, Chelsea Police and several surrounding communities were pulled in to help via mutual aid. Chelsea Police said they sent eight officers Sunday night for Mutual Aid. They staged at Boston City Hall Plaza and patrolled the Newbury Street area with Boston Police and the State Police.
Here, in the Back Bay on Monday morning, a man in a suit walked to work only hours after the Nordstrom store had been looted and destroyed.
Police Investigating Robbery of Broadway Business
Chelsea Detectives are investigating the day time robbery of LA Guanaquta Gift Shop at 280 Broadway on May 26. Chelsea Officers responded to the business at 12:42 p.m. for the reported robbery. The suspect was said to have taken jewelry and cash from the store. No weapon was shown to the clerk during the incident.
If anyone has any information they are asked to contact the case detective at 617-466-4828.
Citizens can call the 24 hr “tips” line at 617-466-4880, email reports directly from the department’s website at www.chelseapolice.com or download for free the MYPD App that is compatible with both Android and Apple smartphones. All three ways are monitored and anonymous.
Disturbance on Watts Street
On May 24, at 12:34 a.m. CPD officers responded to 48 Watts St. on a report of a disturbance. The responding officers were met by a female who refused the officer’s entry to investigate. The officers report that the intoxicated female became combative and pushed and cursed at them. She was placed under arrest for disorderly conduct.
Breaking and Entering
On May 29 at 1:26 p.m., officers responded to 160 Broadway on a report of a disturbance. The officers spoke with the reporting party who stated that five men entered the upstairs apartment, she believed the apartment be vacant. CPD officers made contact with the tenant who stated that she did not allow anyone access to her apartment. When officers entered the apartment they found two uncooperative males yelling obscenities at them. Both were placed under arrest for B&E to commit a misdemeanor.