Police and Fire
Police Issue Community Alert in Chestnut Avenue Assault
Boston Police on Monday issued an alert about an indecent assault that took place Monday morning in the area of Chestnut Avenue and Paul Gore Street. Below is the entire text of the alert, including tips from police on how reduce your chance of becoming a victim:
Community Alert: BPD Seeking Public’s Help in Effort to Identify Suspect Wanted in Connection to Indecent Assault in Jamaica Plain: At about 10:24am, on Monday, March 14, 2016, officers from District E-13 (Jamaica Plain) responded to a call for an indecent assault in the area of 127 Chestnut Ave in Jamaica Plain. On arrival, officers spoke to the victim who stated that she was walking along Chestnut Ave when the suspect grabbed her indecently. Victim describes the suspect as a male in his early to mid-thirties with a dark complexion, approximately 5’8” to 5’11” tall, 160 to 180 lbs, wearing all black clothing. The Boston Police Sexual Assault Unit is actively reviewing the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident.