POLICE SEEK SUSPECT WANTED IN CONNECTION WITH ONE ARMED ROBBERY & TWO ATTEMPTED IN WEST ROXBURY

Incident #1:At about 10:13pm, on Wednesday, December 10, 2008, officers from Area E-5 (West Roxbury) responded to a radio call for an armed robbery at 1991 Centre Street (Walgreen’s Pharmacy). On arrival, officers spoke to store employees who stated that a white female with blond hair entered the store just after closing, showed a firearm and demanded money and drugs. The store employee says the suspect didn’t get any money because he was unable to open the safe. Victim says the suspect then exited the store and fled the area in a silver-colored motor vehicle. Officers promptly broadcast a description of the suspect and motor vehicle over the police radio. Incident #2: Approximately 17 minutes later at 10:30pm, officers from Area E-5 (West Roxbury) responded to a radio call for the report of an armed robbery at 1435 VFW Parkway (Dunkin Donuts). On arrival, officers spoke to store employees who stated that a white female with blond hair, driving a silver-colored motor vehicle, pulled up to the drive-thru window, showed a firearm and stated, “I wont hurt you. I just want the money in the register.” At this point, the employee says he stepped away from the window and, when he did, the suspect took off without getting any money. Incident #3: Approximately 21 minutes later at 10:51pm, officers from Area E-5 (West Roxbury) responded to a radio call for an armed robbery at 1465 VFW Parkway (US Petroleum). On arrival, officers spoke to a store employee who stated that a silver-colored motor vehicle pulled into the gas station. A white female with blond hair then exited the motor vehicle and approached the attendant’s booth. Thinking the suspect was looking to buy cigarettes, the attendant says he opened the door to his booth. When he did, the attendant says the suspect showed a firearm and demanded money. After getting an undisclosed amount of money, the suspect fled the area in a silver-colored motor vehicle. A search of the immediate area by Boston Police, Dedham Police and Massachusetts State Police proved unsuccessful. The Boston Police Department continues to actively investigate this incident. Anyone with information is asked to contact Area E-5 detectives at (617) 343-4566. Community members who wish to assist this investigation in an anonymous fashion should call CrimeStoppers at 1(800)494-TIPS or text the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463). The Boston Police Department will stringently protect and safeguard the identity of those who wish to remain anonymous.