SUSPECT BREAKING INTO CARS CAUGHT IN THE ACT

At about 3:50am, on Sunday, April 17, 2011, officers from Area D-4 (South End) were on patrol in the area of Tremont & Davenport Streets when they observed one individual chasing another individual down the street. According to the chaser, the individual he was chasing had just broken into his car. Officers were able to catch up to and apprehend the suspect. According to the victim, he had just left a friend’s house and was getting into his car when he observed the suspect sitting in the passenger seat of his car rummaging through his belongings. Officers arrested John Cavaleri, 28, of Boston and charged him with Breaking & Entering a Motor Vehicle (Night time).