The following crime reports were taken from the Allston-Brighton D-14 crime logs from Feb. 12 to Feb. 18
Officers responded to a call an apartment on Faneuil Street at 4:30 p.m. on Feb. 12 for a report of breaking and entering. The victims said that unknown people entered the apartment by prying the front door open. The victims reported laptops, jewelry, medication and a checkbook stolen.
Unoccupied property frequented by unknown persons
At 10:24 a.m. on Feb. 12, officers arrived at 1 Lawrence Pl. to investigate an abandoned property. Upon arrival, officers found all doors to the ground level open and garbage suggesting that unknown people had been frequently visiting the unit. There were no signs of forced entry. A condemnation notice from the City of Boston was found in the basement. A neighbor who reported the incident said that the previous tenants vacated the property a while ago. Officers secured all doors to the unit and a follow-up investigation is planned.
Victim assaulted on street
On Friday at 3:00 p.m., officers received a call to 16 Gordon St. in response to a reported unarmed robbery. The victim told officers that on his way home, six to seven suspects approached him and began to strike him in the face and removed $2 from his wallet. He sustained injuries to the eye and after going to St. Elizabeth’s Hospital for treatment, he was assessed to have a broken nose.
Suspect attempt to drive home intoxicated
Officers arrived at The Lincoln Café on 8 Lincoln St. at 1:00 a.m. Saturday for a report of assault and battery. According to the victim, the suspect had earlier left his keys with the bartender because he was not in the proper state to drive, but then pushed the victim to the ground when trying to get the keys back. After other patrons took his keys again, the suspect fled to the parking lot. When the police arrived, they gave the suspect a ride home.
Repeat shoplifter arrested
Officers responded to a call to 1065 Commonwealth Ave. Shaw’s Market, on Monday at 4:21 p.m. for a reported shoplifting. Witnesses report that the suspect attempted to leave with $809.69 worth of baby formula and razor cartridges without paying. The week prior, store cameras showed the same suspect leaving the store with $1,200 worth of razor blades. The suspect was placed under arrest and transported to the police station. The suspect has two prior warrants, from the Boston Municipal Court and Florida. The suspect will be further investigated.