Friday, March 11, 2022

Juveniles arrested for robbery at MBTA Andrew Sq. station.

 On March 10, 2022 at approximately 8PM Transit Police officers patrolling the Red Line in the vicinity of Andrew and JFK Stations responded to Andrew Station for a report of a disturbance. Upon arrival officers located a female victim, 26 years of age, who informed the officers she was just physically assaulted and robbed of her purse, credit cards and other personal belongings by a group of juveniles. The juveniles fled onto an outbound Red Line train. Based on the victim's description and quick actions of the responding officers they intercepted the offending juveniles at JFK-UMass Station. The victim positively identified the juveniles who assaulted and robbed her. Officers placed two male juveniles into custody for Armed Robbery and transported them to TPD HQ for the arrest booking process. TPD Detectives are also seeking the identity of female juvenile who also participated in the assault and robbery. 

media inquiries should be directed to Superintendent Richard Sullivan at  the events listed above are allegations; All defendants are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt