The following crime reports were taken from the Boston Police Department crime logs from Aug. 13 – Sept. 4.
Purse Snatched in Allston
A victim walking down Portsmouth Street had a purse stolen off their shoulder Monday. The suspect pointed a yellow fiberglass stick with a metal head at the victim and said, “All I want is the f—in’ money.” The suspect was placed under arrest for larceny from person and assault by means of a dangerous weapon.
An officer responded to an unknown Emergency Medical Services call at 16 Brock St. in Brighton early Sunday morning. The officer was told on arrival that a non-viable victim was located by an individual in the bathroom. The victim was pronounced dead at 7:10 a.m.
Stolen Pants in Brighton
An officer responded to a report of a breaking and entering at 37 Champney St., #1 in Brighton late Monday morning. The victim returned from a short jog to find that a pair of jeans with $300 in the pocket were missing. Officers observed no signs of forced entry. The victim believed a person who lives in the basement entered the apartment and stole the pants.