Monday, December 24, 2012

Would be Grinch Arrested at South Station

On December 23rd, 2012 at approximately 6:30pm Transit Police officers assigned to Area 1 were on patrol at South Station when they were approached by a male, who was the victim of a larceny. The victim informed the officers while he was in the men's rest room he placed his bag down and turned away from it for no more then 30 seconds. Upon looking back at his bag, the victim stated it was gone ! He went on to furnish a detailed description of the bag to the officers. The two eagle eyed Transit Police officers searched the area and located the would be Grinch carrying the victim's bag. The victim positively identified his bag and the officers reunited him with all its contents. Kwaku Frimpong, 34 of Somerville, MA. was placed under arrest for Larceny over 250.00 and transported to Transit Police HQ for the booking process.

 Please be mindful of your surroundings at all times and if possible always hold onto your valuables when utilizing the restrooms. Merry Christmas everyone !!!