Community Alert: BPD Seeking Public’s Help in Effort to Identify Suspects Wanted in Connection to Several Commercial Robberies

Community Alert: BPD Seeking Public’s Help in Effort to Identify Suspects Wanted in Connection to Several Commercial Robberies: The Boston Police Department is asking for the public’s help in an effort to identify the suspects wanted in connection to ten commercial robberies occurring over the past three weeks between August 21, 2015 and September 9, 2015. In an effort to help identify the suspects, the BPD is releasing several images in hopes of locating those responsible.

The facts and circumstances surrounding the incidents are as follows: 

  • At about 11:07pm, on August 21, 2015, officers from District B-3 (Mattapan) responded to a call for an armed robbery of a commercial business (Mr. Convenience Plus) at 646 Blue Hill Ave. According to store employees, two black males entered the store, showed a firearm and robbed the store of cash and cigarettes.  One of the males was carrying a blue backpack. 
  • At about 8:20pm, on August 29, 2015, officers from District B-3 (Mattapan) responded to a call for an armed robbery of a convenience store (Woodrow Ave Market) at 67 Woodrow Ave. According to store employees, a black male in his mid-twenties, about 5’8” tall, entered the store carrying a blue backpack, showed a firearm and robbed the store of cash and cigarettes. 
  • At about 8:33pm, on August 30, 2015, officers from District C-11 (Dorchester) responded to a call for an armed robbery of a convenience store (St. Peter’s Market) at 419 Adams Street. According to store employees, two black males, believed to be in their thirties, entered the store. One of the suspects showed a firearm and robbed the store of cash and cigarettes.  
  • At about 12:02pm, on August 31, 2015, officers from District D-4 (South End) responded to a call for an armed robbery of a convenience store (Giovanni’s Market) at 624 Columbus Ave. According to store employees, two black males entered the store, showed a firearm and robbed the store of cash. One of the males was carrying a blue backpack. 
  • At about 8:20pm, on September 4, 2015, officers from District D-4 (South End) responded to a call for an armed robbery of a convenience store (Mass Food Mart) at 603 Mass Ave. According to store employees, a black male in his thirties, about 5’8” tall, slim build, entered the store carrying a dark-colored backpack, showed a firearm and robbed the store of money. 
  • At about 8:30pm, on September 5, 2015, officers from District C-11 (Dorchester) responded to a call for an armed robbery of a commercial business (D Market) at 658 Washington Street. According to store employees, a black male, about 5’9” tall, slim build, entered the store, showed a firearm and robbed the store of money.
  • At about 6:18am, on September 6, 2015, officers from District C-11 (Dorchester) responded to a call for an armed robbery of a restaurant (McDonalds) at 1513 Dorchester Ave. According to store employees, a black male, about 5’9” tall, slim build, entered the store, showed a firearm and robbed the store of money.
  • At about 10:20pm, on September 6, 2015, officers from District C-11 (Dorchester) responded to a call for an armed robbery of the Dunkin Donuts at 1580 Dorchester Ave. According to store employees, a black male in his thirties, between 5’9” - 5’11” tall, entered the store, showed a firearm and robbed the store of money.
  • At about 7:50pm, on September 8, 2015, officers from District B-3 (Mattapan) responded to a call for an armed robbery of the Mobil Gas Station at 1556 Blue Hill Ave. According to store employees, a black male in his thirties, entered the store, showed a firearm and robbed the store of money.
  • At about 9:45pm, on September 9, 2015, officers from District C-11 (Dorchester) responded to a call for an armed robbery of a convenience store (Rosedale Market) at 547 Washington Street. According to store employees, a black male in his thirties entered the store, showed a firearm and robbed the store of cash and cigarettes. 

Anyone with information regarding these incidents and the individuals being sought are asked to call detectives assigned to either District B-3 at (617) 343-4712, District C-11 at (617) 343-4335 or District D-4 at (617) 343-5619. 

Community members wishing to assist this investigation anonymously can do so by calling the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1(800) 494-TIPS or by texting the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463). The Boston Police Department will stringently guard and protect the identities of those who wish to help this investigation anonymously.