Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Tips from our MBTA community result in the identification of assailants.

On May 13, 2019 we posted images of individuals of interest relative to an Assault & Battery resulting in serious injuries at the North Quincy MBTA Station. (see posting here) As a direct result of numerous tips we received from our MBTA community the following persons have presented themselves at Transit Police HQ;
Stiles Bezema, 21, of Wrentham,
Antonio Green, 31, of Feeding Hills
John Pritoni, 29, of Norfolk
Thomas Pritoni, 23, of Norfolk

The above individuals were arrested on Aggravated Assault & Battery resulting in serious injuries.


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


Monday, May 13, 2019

Alleged Boston Bruins fans viciously beat victim causing facial fractures. Recognize them ?

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 subjects depicted above are wanted for questioning relative to an Aggravated Assault & Battery at North Quincy MBTA Station on Friday, May 10, at approximately 12:00 AM.


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



Friday, May 10, 2019

Haverhill man in possession of Stun Gun caught Fare Evading.


Seth Sparks
On May 9, 2019 at approximately 6PM Transit Police officers assigned to the Crime Suppression Team were at the MBTA's Andrew Sq. Station conducting Point of Entry Policing. While they observed a male, later identified as Seth Sparks, 21, of Haverhill fare evade by pushing his way through the fare gates without paying. Officers approached Sparks for the purpose of issuing a citation and subsequently discovered there were warrants in existence for his arrest issued from Haverhill District Court for Motor Vehicle Violations. As Sparks was being placed into custody he admitted to the officers he had a "Stun Gun" in his bag in violation of Massachusetts law.

Sparks was transported to TPD HQ for the arrest booking process and additionally charge for possession of the Electronic Control Weapon.


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


Boston man attacked female victim near Park Street station.

Loudon Fruth
On May 10, 2019 at approximately 12:40AM a Transit Police officer was at the entrance to the MBTA's Park Street station on the Boston Common when his attention was drawn to a loud commotion across the street. The officer proceeded in that direction and observed a male, later identified as Loudon Fruth, 27, of Boston. Fruth appeared to be instigating an argument with a group of people. Suddenly Fruth approached a female wrapped his arms around her, lifted her off the ground and tackled her to the pavement. Fruth landed on top of the victim causing her impact to be more substantial. Fruth then stood up and began to chase after others in the group. The officer intercepted Fruth and placed him into custody.  

According to the victim as well as others in her group they are not familiar with Fruth and state the attack was unprovoked.


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


Boston man wanted for Lewdness draws attention to himself.

Dion Sticker
On May 9, 2019 at approximately 3PM Transit Police officers assigned to the South District were on patrol at the MBTA's Field Corner station when they observed a male, later identified as Dion Sticker, 49, of Boston smoking a cigarette in close proximity to several "No Smoking" signs. Officers approached Sticker for the purpose of issuing a citation and subsequently discovered there was an active warrant for his arrest issued from Dorchester District Court for Open & Gross Lewdness.

Sticker was placed into custody and transported to TPD HQ for the arrest booking process.


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


Monday, May 6, 2019

Help us catch a bicycle thief !

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 a Larceny of a Bicycle at Braintree MBTA Station on Tuesday, April 30, 2019, at approximately 7:45 AM


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



Saturday, May 4, 2019

Train pedestrian Fitchburg:Trespasser struck.

On May 4, 2019 at approximately 1:40 PM Transit Police officers assigned to the North District received a radio call for a person possibly struck by a Commuter Rail train in Fitchburg. Multiple TPD units responded along with Fitchburg Fire and EMS. TPD personnel on scene report the following preliminary information: A female, approximate age of 58, while trespassing on the right of way, in the vicinity of 100 Main Street, was struck by an inbound train on the Fitchburg Line. The female was pronounced deceased as a result of injuries sustained.

There was no passengers on board.


Transit Police detectives and representatives of the Worcester County District Attorney's Office is investigating the facts and circumstances surrounding the incident. Foul play is NOT suspected. NO further updates.

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