Monday, June 26, 2017

Find my Phone APP works again !!

Jeremy Gillis
On June 24, 2017 at approximately 6:30PM a Transit Police officer assigned to the North District was on patrol at the MBTA's Malden Center Station when he was approached by a victim who informed the officer his cell phone was stolen earlier in the day at Malden Center station. The victim went on to state he was utilizing the "Find my Phone APP" which indicated the phone was "pinging" on the Red Line near Central Sq. MBTA Station. With this information Transit Police were able to locate an individual, later identified as Jeremy Gillis, 33, of Cambridge at Prospect Street near River Street in Central Sq. Cambridge.


Gillis was found to be in possession of the victim's cell phone as well as other stolen credit cards. Gillis was placed into custody for Receiving Stolen Property and transported to Transit Police HQ for the booking process.


media inquiries should be directed to Superintendent Richard Sullivan at rsullivan@mbta.com


the events listed above are allegations; All defendants are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt   


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Friday, June 23, 2017

Trespasser struck on Lowell Line.

Death Investigation
On June 22, 2017 at approximately 11:45PM Transit Police officers assigned to the North District received a radio call for a report of a person who was possibly struck by a train. Multiple TPD units responded along Lowell Fire and EMS. TPD personnel on scene report the following preliminary information : in the vicinity of Lundberg and O'Neil Street a 28 year old male while trespassing on the right of way was struck by an outbound MBTA Commuter Rail train. The male has been pronounced deceased as a result of injuries sustained.

Transit Police detectives along with representatives of the Middlesex District Attorney's Office are investigating the facts and circumstances surrounding the incident. Foul play is NOT suspected.

media inquiries should be directed to Superintendent Richard Sullivan at rsullivan@mbta.com

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Confirmed fatality. Trespasser struck Ruggles MBTA

Death Investigation
On June 22, 2017 at approximately 12:30PM a female, age not determined, was trespassing on the right of way Orange Line southbound side at Ruggles MBTA station. The woman was struck by the train and has been pronounced deceased as a result of injuries sustained. This is still an active situation. The MBTA will set up a bus diversion while Transit Police detectives and representative of Suffolk County DA's Office process the scene. Foul play is NOT suspected.

media inquiries should be directed to Superintendent Richard Sullivan at rsullivan@mbta.com

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Boston man arrested for Indecent Assault.

Stephen Bova
On June 20, 2017 at approximately 8:45PM Transit Police officers assigned to the Central District were on patrol at the MBTA's South Station Bus Terminal when they were approached by a female victim who reported she was just indecently assaulted. The victim went on to state as she was plugging in her iPhone to charge she was indecently assaulted from behind by a male, later identified as Stephen Bova, 64, of Boston. The victim further informed the officers Bova was still on scene and seated upstairs in the terminal waiting area.


Officers immediately proceeded in that direction and located Bova who was positively identified by the victim. Bova was placed into custody for Indecent Assault & Battery and transported to Transit Police HQ for the arrest booking process.


media inquiries should be directed to Superintendent Richard Sullivan at rsullivan@mbta.com


the events listed above are allegations; All defendants are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt   


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Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Recognize her ? Please contact us if you do.

UPDATE : Violin located.

The subject depicted within has been identified and is NO longer a person of interest and is assisting with the ongoing investigation.

On Saturday, June 10, 2017, a violin valued at $ 40,000.00 was lost at South Station at 12:04 am. The unidentified individual depicted above took possession of the violin after it was left behind. The violin has not been located as of Tuesday, 06/20/17. Information relative to the identity of the woman depicted is requested in an attempt to locate the violin and return it to the owner.  Contact the Transit Police Criminal Investigation Unit with any information you have at 617-222-1050 or anonymously via text at 873873.

 

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Media inquiries should be directed to Superintendent Richard Sullivan at rsullivan@mbta.com

Monday, June 19, 2017

Help us ID this person relative to an Indecent Assault Investigation.


If you know the whereabouts or identity of this individual please contact our Criminal Investigations Unit at 617-222-1050. If you would like to assist our investigators but wish to remain anonymous you can always text us your tip to 873873 or use the anonymous feature on our SeeSay app







 


The subject depicted within is wanted for questioning relative to an Indecent Assault & Battery onboard a Blue Line train on Sunday, June 11, 2017, at approximately 8:20 AM.








media inquiries should be directed to Superintendent Richard Sullivan at rsullivan@mbta.com


the events listed above are allegations; All defendants are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt   

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Thursday, June 15, 2017

Help us ID this male subject.

If you know the whereabouts or identity of this individual please contact our Criminal Investigations Unit at 617-222-1050. If you would like to assist our investigators but wish to remain anonymous you can always text us your tip to 873873 or use the anonymous feature on our SeeSay app

The subject depicted within is wanted relative to Malicious Destruction of MBTA Property at Government Center MBTA, Wednesday, May 24, 2017, at 6:49 PM. (kick out elevator shattering the glass wall)



media inquiries should be directed to Superintendent Richard Sullivan at rsullivan@mbta.com


the events listed above are allegations; All defendants are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt   


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