Daily Log 10.25.2021


10/26/2021

Cambridge Police Daily Log: October 25th, 2021

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Date & Time

Info

10/25/202101:14
INCIDENT 21007776
MOTOR VEH, RECEIVE STOLEN C266 S28

GREEN ST
Cambridge Police responded to Green Street and Western Avenue for a motor vehicle crash. Upon arrival, officers observed three damaged motor vehicles, as well as a damaged traffic signaling device and damaged do not enter sign. Officers also located an injured party who was transported to the hospital. Officers found out during the course of the investigation that one of the motor vehicles had been stolen. A witness on scene was able to provide a description and a video of the suspect operator on scene. While on scene, officers were also dispatched to Green Street and Pleasant Street for the same suspect attempting to steal another motor vehicle. A short time later the suspect was located at his residence medical attention was requested for the suspect. Jerry Vastey, 19, 1 Putnam Gardens in Cambridge, was arrested and charged with Receiving a Stolen Motor Vehicle, Leaving the Scene of Personal Injury, Leaving the Scene of Property Damage, Attempt to Commit a Crime, and Operation a Motor Vehicle with a Suspended License. During the booking process, Vastey was found to have warrants out of Boston District Court for Receiving Stolen Property -$1,200, Trespassing and Attempt to Commit a Crime.

10/25/202107:40
INCIDENT 21007781
B&E NIGHTTIME FOR FELONY C266 S16

CAMBRIDGE ST
An employee filed a larceny report.

10/25/202107:52
INCIDENT 21007778
B&E MV / BOAT NIGHTTIME FOR FELONY C266 S16

KINNAIRD ST
A Cambridge resident contacted Cambridge Police Teleserve to report a breaking and entering to their motor vehicle.

10/25/202108:36
INCIDENT 21007780
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

MEMORIAL DR
The manager of a Memorial Drive gas station reports two males on motorcycles stole the grade selection buttons off of one of the gas pumps yesterday.

10/25/202109:30
INCIDENT 21007783
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

PILGRIM ST
A Cambridge resident contacted Cambridge Police Teleserve to report a larceny.

10/25/202109:45
INCIDENT 21007785
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

PUTNAM AVE
A Cambridge resident contacted Cambridge Police Teleserve to report a larceny.

10/25/202110:00
INCIDENT 21007784
CRIMINAL HARASSMENT

RINDGE AVE
A Cambridge resident reported he was harassed by an individual.

10/25/202110:02
INCIDENT 21007786
MISC. REPORT TYPE

ACORN PARK DR
Officers responded to the area of Acorn Park Drive in regards to a possible harassment report.

10/25/202110:49
INCIDENT 21007788
THREAT TO COMMIT CRIME C275 S2

WILLOW ST
A Cambridge resident contacted Cambridge Police Teleserve to file a threats report.

10/25/202111:22
INCIDENT 21007787
MISC. REPORT TYPE

PROSPECT ST
A Cambridge resident reported that he was in a vehicle crash on Prospect Street.

10/25/202113:12
INCIDENT 21007791
SHOPLIFTING BY ASPORTATION C266 S30A

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
Cambridge Police responded to a business on the 1400 block of Massachusetts Avenue for a report of a past shoplifting that occurred on October 18, 2021.

10/25/202113:56
INCIDENT 21007792
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY +$1200, MALICIOUS C266 S12

OXFORD AVE
A Cambridge resident reported that her vehicle was vandalized.

10/25/202114:28
INCIDENT 21007796
LARCENY UNDER $1200 BY FALSE PRETENSE C266 S34

SULLIVAN RD
A resident of Cambridge called the CPD Teleserve stating on 10/23/2021 she received a telephone call from a suspect who stated her electric bill was delinquent. The suspect stated the resident owed $498.99 immediately to prevent her electricity from being turned off. The resident believed this to be true so she bought 2 separate VISA cards to pay the "delinquent bill." The suspect told the resident the first card did not work, when in fact it did, so the resident bought the second card for the exact requested amount of $498.99. The resident provided the VISA card numbers to the suspect via cell phone text.

10/25/202115:03
INCIDENT 21007795
IDENTITY FRAUD

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
A Massachusetts Ave resident came into the Central Square substation to request a police report for identity fraud.

10/25/202116:08
INCIDENT 21007798
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

REGENT ST
A Cambridge resident walked to the front desk and reported his bike stolen.

10/25/202117:11
INCIDENT 21007800
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

BROADWAY
A Hampshire Street resident reported her daughter's bike was stolen from a bike rack in front of a school.

10/25/202117:21
INCIDENT 21007801
MOTOR VEH, LARCENY OF C266 S28

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
Cambridge Police responded to the 2400 block of Mass. Ave. for a stolen motor vehicle.

10/25/202120:53
INCIDENT 21007805
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

CREIGHTON ST
A resident of Cambridge called the CPD Teleserve to report that his bicycle had been stolen. The victim states his bicycle was locked to a fence in front of Putnam Avenue when it was stolen. The victim states the theft occurred on 10/25/2021 sometime between 7 p.m. and 8:45 p.m.

10/25/202121:13
INCIDENT 21007806
ASSAULT C265 S13A

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
A resident of Cambridge called CPD Teleserve to report a past assault. The victim states on 10/25/2021 a suspect, who is unknown to him, approached him on Mass Ave. in Cambridge and began to shove and punch him. The victim states during the assault the suspect accused him of "messing with little kids.” For his own safety, the victim stated he ran into a nearby store to avoid further abuse from the woman, who left the area in an unknown vehicle.

10/25/202121:26
INCIDENT 21007807
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

HARVARD ST
A resident of Cambridge called the CPD Teleserve to report a larceny. The resident states an unknown suspect opened a package that was delivered to his front porch and stole all of the items that were inside of it. The resident states the larceny occurred sometime between 10/23/21 and 10/25/21 and the stolen items had a total value of $500.


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