At about 10:08am, on Thursday, December 23, 2010, officers from Area D-14 (Brighton) responded to a radio call for an armed robbery at 66 Harvard Ave (#1 Gold Buyers). On arrival, officers spoke to a store employee who stated that he was standing outside the store placing a ‘Cash for Gold’ sign in front of the store when two black males (no further descriptive information) approached him. Thinking that they were customers, the store employee says that he welcomed the suspects into the store. However, once inside the store, the victim states that the suspects hit him in the head and tied him up. Suspects fled the store with an undetermined amount of jewelry. No firearms were shown or used during the course of the robbery.
The Boston Police Department is actively investigating the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information is urged to contact detectives at Area D-14 (Brighton) at (617) 343-4256.
Community members who wish to assist this investigation anonymously are asked to either call the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1 (800) 494-TIPS or text the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463). The Boston Police Department is interested only in what you know, not who you are.