Stolen Car Recovered After Gang Unit Traffic Stop

On Wednesday January 19, 2022 at approximately 18:45 hours, the Youth Violence Strike Force, also known as the Gang Unit, stopped a stolen motor vehicle with four occupants on Centre Street in Jamaica Plain.

After confirming to the occupants that the car was stolen, the driver attempted to walk away from the scene. Everyone was detained briefly and released, with the exception of the driver of the stolen vehicle.

No further information is available at this time.

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 all those who wish to assist this investigation in an anonymous manner.