Boston, MA – MBTA Transit Police are requesting the assistance of the public in identifying a person of interest after an indecent assault and battery on a child occurred on the route 17 bus. The incident happened on February 16th, 2023, at approximately 7:00 AM in the vicinity of Columbia Road and Edward Everette Square.
The Transit Police are urging anyone with information regarding the incident to come forward and assist with the investigation. They are specifically asking anyone who was on the route 17 bus during that time or in the area of Columbia Road and Edward Everette Square to contact detectives from the Criminal Investigation Unit.
The MBTA Transit Police have not released any additional details about the incident or the suspect, but they are hoping that with the help of the public, they can identify the person of interest and bring them to justice. MBTA Transit Police and LiveBoston617.org encourage anyone with information related to this incident to contact the Criminal Investigation Unit at 617-222-1050 or submit an anonymous tip through the SeeSay app.