Daily Log 3.17.2021


3/18/2021

Cambridge Police Daily Log: March 17th, 2021

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Date & Time

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03/17/202100:09
INCIDENT 21001750
SHOPLIFTING BY ASPORTATION C266 S30A

TECHNOLOGY SQ
Cambridge Police were made aware of a shoplifting occurring at convenience store on Main Street. An unidentified person took a box of 20 individual "Dunkaroos" from the store as it was being restocked. The person fled the area in a red car.

03/17/202107:36
ARREST 21001752
WARRANT ARREST REPORT

NEWTOWNE CT
Isaiah Johnson, 23, 29 Newtowne Court in Cambridge, was arrested on warrants out of Cambridge District Court for Stalking and Extortion, Assault and Battery and False 911 without incident.

03/17/202109:41
INCIDENT 21001756
LARCENY FROM PERSON C266 S25

ALBANY ST
A Cambridge resident reported a past larceny, which occurred on Western Avenue.

03/17/202109:43
INCIDENT 21001755
WARRANT ARREST REPORT

OTIS ST
Unique Joseph, 20, 86 Otis Street in Cambridge, was placed under arrest for a warrant out of Charlestown District Court for Assault and Battery.

03/17/202110:01
INCIDENT 21001754
THREAT TO COMMIT CRIME C275 S2

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
A person came to the Cambridge Police Central Square substation to file a threats report.

03/17/202113:21
INCIDENT 21001758
CRIMINAL HARASSMENT

CAMBRIDGE ST
A Cambridge resident reported past harassment, which occurred in the area of Cambridge Street at Springfield Street.

03/17/202115:51
INCIDENT 21001761
LARCENY UNDER $1200 BY FALSE PRETENSE C266 S34

BROADWAY
A Boston resident contacted the Cambridge Police to report an acquaintance used her debit card to steal $200 from her.

03/17/202116:43
INCIDENT 21001762
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

WHITE ST
A Massachusetts Avenue resident contacted the Cambridge Police to report the theft of her cell phone that occurred earlier in the day from a restaurant in Porter Square.

03/17/202119:06
INCIDENT 21001765
B&E NIGHTTIME FOR FELONY C266 S16

TROWBRIDGE ST
Cambridge Police Officers responded to Trowbridge Street for a report of a breaking and entering in progress. The reporting party stated that two male suspects and one female suspect were trying to gain access to a Trowbridge unit by using some form of tool in the rear entrance door. Upon officer’s arrival, officers located three parties matching the description given. One of the suspects was identified as Renato Pignataro, 34, homeless. Pignataro had a warrant out of Norfolk Superior Docket for Armed Robbery, Mayhem, Assault and Battery with a Dangerous Weapon, Serious Bodily Injury, Armed Assault to Murder and Conspiracy. Pignataro was arrested on scene and will also be charged with Attempted Breaking and Entering Nighttime for Felony, Vandalizing Property and Possession of Burglarious Instruments. Mathew King, 39, 112 South Hampton Street in Boston, was also arrested after a brief investigation on a warrant out of Pittsfield District Court.


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