Daily Dose of Great Police Work: BPD Fugitive Unit Locate and Arrest Suspect Wanted in Connection to Armed Robberies in Somerville


At about 11:00 AM on Friday September 7, 2018, members of the Boston Police Fugitive Unit with assistance from the Massachusetts State Police and Somerville Police Department located and arrested Lorne Harrison, 53, of Mattpan, in the area of 31 Lonsdale Street in Dorchester. At the time of his arrest, the suspect was wanted on a straight warrant sought out of Somerville District Court for Armed Robbery and an outstanding warrant for violating the terms of his lifetime parole. Investigators have identified Harrison as a suspect in several recent armed robberies involving a firearm in the Somerville area. The suspect will appear in U.S. Federal Court for arraignment.