Booking Photo and Report: Two Suspects Arrested While Breaking Into a West Roxbury Business

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FROM BPDNEWS: At about 12:08 AM, on Tuesday, September 6, 2022, officers assigned to District E-5 (West Roxbury), responded to a Breaking & Entering in progress at (Lovely Nails) 5256 Washington Street in West Roxbury.

Upon arrival, officers were met by an off-duty Boston Police Officer who witnessed two suspects attempt to gain entry into the front door of the establishment but were unsuccessful. Additional officers responded to the rear of the building and observed a damaged open door to the business of Lovely Nails. Both suspects were located inside of the store.

Officers arrested Arthur Pauleus, 19, of Boston and a 15-year-old male juvenile of Hyde Park, and charged them with; Breaking & Entering Nighttime Felony and Destruction of Property. Both suspects were arraigned in West Roxbury District Court.