Daily Log 8.6.2019


8/7/2019

Cambridge Police Daily Log: August 6th, 2019

08/06/2019 00:21
INCIDENT  19005559-1
ASSAULT W/DANGEROUS WEAPON c265 S15B

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
At approximately 12:20 a.m., Cambridge Police while on patrol in the area of Harvard Square observed a male actively assaulting another male party. When police intervened a knife in the possession of the suspect was discovered. The man was identified as Obed Jean, 29, 111 Putnam Street in Everett and was arrested and charged with Aggravated Assault, Simple Assault and Battery, and Carrying of a Dangerous Weapon.

08/06/2019 06:55
INCIDENT  19005562-1
TRAFFIC INVESTIGATIONS

INMAN ST
The Cambridge Police documented a motor vehicle crash on Inman Street.

08/06/2019 08:48
INCIDENT  19005564-1
MISC. REPORT TYPE

MT AUBURN ST
At approximately 8:48 a.m., a homeless female turned in a black backpack that contained a handgun to a Harvard University Police Officer on Mt. Auburn Street.

08/06/2019 09:21
INCIDENT  19005566-1
MISC. REPORT TYPE

SIXTH ST
A Cambridge resident reported that she discovered an antique firearm in her residence, and would like to turn it into police.

08/06/2019 09:59
INCIDENT  19005565-1
ATTEMPT TO COMMIT CRIME c274 S6

UNION ST
At approximately 9:45 a.m., a Cambridge Resident reported that someone attempted to steal his moped while it was parked in front of his garage. The moped was moved to a different location across the street.

08/06/2019 10:30
INCIDENT  19005568-1
ATTEMPT TO COMMIT CRIME c274 S6

PORTER RD
At approximately 11:15 a.m., Cambridge Police responded to Porter Road for a report of Identity Theft.

08/06/2019 10:35
INCIDENT  19005567-1
LARCENY UNDER $1200 c266 S30(1)

HARVARD ST
A Boston resident reported he paid to secure an apartment for rent in Cambridge, but later discovered that the party he sent the funds to did not have access to the residence.

08/06/2019 11:27
INCIDENT  19005569-1
LARCENY UNDER $1200 c266 S30(1)

AMES ST
A Cambridge resident came to the police station to report her bike stolen overnight in the Kendall Square area.

08/06/2019 12:01
INCIDENT  19005571-1
B&E MV / BOAT NIGHTTIME FOR FELONY C266 S16

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
A Cambridge resident came to the police station to report that her car was broken into on Sunday night going into Monday.

08/06/2019 12:02
INCIDENT  19005573-1
FUGITIVE FROM JUSTICE ON COURT WARRANT c276 S20A

ELIOT ST
Sohan Panjrolia, 31, 1926 Conwell Avenue in Philadelphia, was arrested on J.F.K. Street pursuant to a Philadelphia Arrest Warrant: Attempt to Commit Murder, Murder, PIC, and POW.

08/06/2019 12:20
INCIDENT  19005572-1
COCAINE, TRAFFICKING IN c94C S32E

BROADWAY
Members of the Cambridge Police Special Investigations Unit arrested Dorian Rojas, 35, 164 Fawndale Road in Roslindale and charged him with Drug Trafficking after he was stopped on Broadway at Norfolk Street while operating a motor vehicle.

08/06/2019 12:55
INCIDENT  19005574-1
LARCENY FROM BUILDING c266 S20

GRANITE ST
A program director informed Cambridge Police that an unknown person(s) removed a money safe from his office sometime over the past weekend.

08/06/2019 13:41
INCIDENT  19005576-1
B&E MV / BOAT NIGHTTIME FOR FELONY C266 S16

PEARL ST
A Somerville resident came to the police station to report that her motor vehicle was broken into overnight as it was parked near Central Square.

08/06/2019 14:13
INCIDENT  19005579-1
LARCENY UNDER $1200 c266 S30(1)

CAMBRIDGE ST
A Somerville resident reported to the Cambridge Police that her bike was stolen from the area of Cambridge Street at approximately 2:15pm.

08/06/2019 15:03
INCIDENT  19005580-1
LARCENY OVER $1200 C266 S30

BROADWAY
An Everett resident reported to the Cambridge Police that his 2013 Yamaha red moped was stolen in the area of Broadway.

08/06/2019 16:32
INCIDENT  19005583-1
LARCENY UNDER $1200 c266 S30(1)

MT AUBURN ST
An Allston resident reported to the Cambridge Police that his bike was stolen from a bike rack in the area of Mt Auburn Street and Plympton Street on August 5, 2019 sometime between 4 p.m. and 10 p.m.

08/06/2019 17:01
INCIDENT  19005584-1
UNLICENSED OPERATION OF MV c90 S10

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
Cambridge Police responded to the area of Massachusetts Avenue for a report of a motor vehicle crash. After a brief investigation on scene, it was determined that one of the drivers involved was not licensed to operate motor vehicles in the Commonwealth. As a result, an Everett resident will be summonsed to court for Unlicensed operation of Motor Vehicle.

08/06/2019 17:43
INCIDENT  19005585-1
TRAFFIC INVESTIGATIONS

CAMERON AVE
At approximately 5:43 p.m., Cambridge police responded to Massachusetts Avenue and Cameron Avenue for a report of a bicyclist struck by a motor vehicle. The bicyclist suffered minor injuries that were treated on scene.

08/06/2019 18:06
INCIDENT  19005586-1
LARCENY UNDER $1200 c266 S30(1)

ERIE ST
Cambridge Police responded to Erie Street for a past larceny report.

08/06/2019 18:37
INCIDENT  19005587-1
CREDIT CARD FRAUD OVER $1200 c266 S37C(e)

ELM ST
A Cambridge resident reported to Cambridge Police that an unknown person(s) used her debit card information and made unauthorized purchases/withdrawals without her knowledge.

08/06/2019 19:57
INCIDENT  19005589-1

ALEWIFE BROOK PKWY
At approximately 7:57 p.m., police responded to an establishment on Alewife Brook Parkway for the report of a larceny in progress.

08/06/2019 19:59
INCIDENT  19005593-1
UNINSURED MOTOR VEHICLE C90 S34J

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
At approximately 8:31 p.m., a Somerville resident was summonsed for Insurance Operating Motor Vehicle Without. The resident also received Massachusetts Uniform Citation for Improper Turn and License Not In Possession. She was observed on Massachusetts Avenue making an improper left turn onto Prospect Street. Subsequent to conducting a motor vehicle stop it was determined by Officers on location that she was driving with revoked insurance and she did not have her driver’s license in her possession.

08/06/2019 20:39
INCIDENT  19005592-1

ALEWIFE BROOK PKWY
At approximately 8:40 p.m., Cambridge Police arrested Shane Whitsey, 48, 520 Main Street in Malden for shoplifting by asportation. Whitsey was apprehended by lost prevention at a local establishment with 34 items for a value of $706.34, as he concealed the items in a back pack tried to exit the store without paying. Approximately a half an hour earlier Whitsey was apprehended by another security guard at a  nearby liquor store trying to flee with $126.97 worth of alcohol without paying. The liquor store only trespassed Whitsey and is not pursuing charges.

08/06/2019 22:02
INCIDENT  19005595-1
ASSAULT c265 S13A

PROSPECT ST
A Pawtucket resident reported to the Cambridge Police that he was assaulted by an employee located at a local grocery store while shopping.


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