Somerville Police Respond to Assault
21065904: On 12/24/21 at approximately 11:58 AM, Somerville Police responded to the area of Crest Hill Rd & Shore Dr for report of a male with a knife. A description of the suspect was provided and officers located a male matching the description nearby. Officers then spoke with the victim who stated he and the male suspect were involved in an argument. During the argument, the male suspect brandished a knife. Officers identified the male suspect.
Somerville Police Respond to Armed Robbery
21065304: On 12/20/21, Somerville Police took a report from a female victim who stated she was robbed at gunpoint at Foss Park on 12/19/21 between 8 PM – 9 PM. She stated that while walking near the intersection of Broadway & McGrath, she was approached by two males demanding she give up all she had. One of the males then brandished a black handgun and held it to her head. The males stole food from the victim. Both males were described as short and wearing dark clothing.