B3 Vehicle Stop Turns in to Foot Chase

On Thursday March 24, 2022 at approximately 21:30 hours, officers from District B3 attempted to stop a sport utility vehicle in the area of 18 Edson Street in Dorchester.

While executing the motor vehicle stop, an officer in trouble – also known as an OT – was called as the driver of the vehicle nearly injured officers while attempting to flee the scene. The driver did not make it very far before crashing in to a parked vehicle, and absconding on foot.

After a short foot chase, and K9 deployment, the driver was apprehended. No information has been released regarding the suspects identity or the charges the suspect is facing relating to this incident.

Community members wishing to assist in this, or any, 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.