Crime Map: Street Robbery Attempted on Iffley

Here are highlights from the police blotter for Jamaica Plain from Monday, April 20 through Thursday, April 23. You can view incidents in the interactive map above and a text list below.

The time listed is when the incident allegedly took place, not when it was reported. Arrests and charges are not convictions.

Date Time Incident Location
November 1 11:00 AM A supplemental report was filed in an incident of indecent exposure 12 Bickford St.
November 19 11:45 PM Larceny in a building ($200 and over) 12 Bickford St.
February 23 12:00 PM Frauds (all other) 3125 Washington St.
April 10 09:30 AM Larceny, other ($50 to $199) 28 Rossmore Road
April 19 06:00 AM Assault and battery 270 Centre St.
April 20 02:44 AM Attempted street robbery (firearm) 72 Iffley Road
April 20 11:02 AM Residential break-in (no force) 56 Sigourney St.
April 20 01:12 PM Threats to do bodily harm 28 Brookley Road
April 20 04:49 PM Assault and battery (at Arbour Hospital) 49 Robinwood Ave.
April 20 06:00 PM Larceny, non-accessory, from a vehicle ($200 and over) Perkins Street
April 20 08:00 PM Vandalism 76 Cheshire St.
April 21 12:57 AM Omobowale Wright, homeless, was arrested and charged with trespassing 3055 Washington St.
April 21 03:00 PM Fraud (larceny by scheme) 230 Wachusett St.
April 21 03:13 PM A Roxbury man was arrested and charged on an unspecified warrant 18 Wardman Road
April 21 04:23 PM Death investigation [Editor’s note: These are usually for natural causes.] 1990 Columbus Ave.
April 21 08:00 PM Larceny, non-accessory, from a vehicle ($200 and over) 45 Montebello Road
April 22 11:38 AM A Boston man was arrested and charged on an unspecified warrant Washington Street
April 22 08:03 PM Violation of a restraining order 267 Centre St.
April 22 08:20 PM Possession of class B drugs with intent to distribute Washington Street
April 22 10:30 PM Larceny, non-accessory, from a vehicle ($200 and over) 245 Heath St.
April 23 04:40 AM Arson (multiple dwelling) 1990 Columbus Ave.
April 23 07:49 AM Bicycle theft ($200 and over) 285 Wachusett St.
April 23 01:45 PM Motor vehicle accident involving bicycle 673 Centre St.
April 23 03:25 PM Motor vehicle accident with personal injury South Street
April 23 05:35 PM Threats to do bodily harm Arborway
April 23 09:45 PM Jesus Ortiz, 76 W. 7th St. #5058, South Boston was arrested and charged with possession of class B drugs and trespassing. Melissa Bennett, homeless, was also charged with trespassing. 295 Centre St.

Want to do something positive about crime? Police recommend attending a monthly police-community meeting to let them know your concerns and ideas. The next one is Thursday, May 7, 7 p.m at Curtis Hall Community Center, 20 South St.