Wednesday, November 28, 2012

TPD investigating Indecent Assault & Battery

On Tuesday November 27th, 2012 a female reported at approximately 12:30PM she was indecently assaulted while entering the MBTA JFK/UMASS station, located in Dorchester. The assault is reported to have occurred in the parking area, adjacent to Sydney Street, while walking towards the station entrance.

  The suspect is described as follows: White male, mid 20's, 5'10" in height, heavy build, clear complexion, scruffy brown beard, wearing a blue hooded sweatshirt (NO LOGO), light blue jeans and sneakers.

Transit Police detectives are actively investigating the facts and circumstances surrounding the incident. Witnesses or anyone with information are encouraged to contact the Criminal Investigation Unit at 617-222-1050. If you wish to assist in this investigation anonymously, or any other matter involving the MBTA, you can do so via our SeeSay app or by simply texting your tip to 873873.

Remember to always be aware of your surroundings and report any suspicious persons or items on the MBTA. In a emergency situation you can always to speak with a police officer immediately by calling 617-222-1212.