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11-year-old girl accused of stealing vehicle in Boston

11-year-old girl accused of stealing vehicle in Boston


An 11-year-old girl who was wearing a medical face mask is accused of stealing a vehicle last week in Boston.Police responded on April 22 to 1007 Blue Hill Ave. for a report of a larceny in progress. A woman said she left her son and nephew in her vehicle. The boys said a girl wearing a blue medical face mask approached the vehicle and demanded that they roll down the window. The woman said the girl ordered the two out of the vehicle, got in the driver’s seat and drove off, police said.The girl was later found in the vehicle in front of 1575 Blue Hill Ave., police said. Due to her the girl’s age, officers were unable to charge her with a crime, police said, and she was released to the care of the

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Arrest made after Boston nurse’s vehicle stolen from driveway while she was sleeping

An arrest has been made after a Boston nurse’s vehicle was stolen from her driveway while she was sleeping.Molly MacKay, a nurse practitioner, has been working at the Boston Hope COVID-19 field hospital inside the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center during the coronavirus pandemic.MacKay said she parked her 2019 Mazda CX-5 at about 5 p.m. Saturday in the driveway of her home near the Neighborhood House Charter School in the city’s Dorchester neighborhood.She noticed that her vehicle was missing from the driveway at about 10 a.m. Sunday, and reported it stolen to the Boston Police Department just over an hour later.Police confirmed Monday that an arrest was made, identifying the suspect as 31-year-old Troy Handy, of Boston. The vehicle was found in the Grove Hall neighborhood of Roxbury, police said.MacKay said her N95 masks, respirators and other personal protective equipment were inside the vehicle when it was stolen. “You think … Read More

Boston nurse says her vehicle was stolen while she was sleeping

A Boston nurse tells NewsCenter 5 that her vehicle was stolen from her own driveway while she was sleeping.Molly MacKay, a nurse practitioner, has been working at the Boston Hope COVID-19 field hospital inside the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center during the coronavirus pandemic.MacKay said she parked her 2019 Mazda CX5 at about 5 p.m. Saturday in the driveway of her 155 King St. home, which is located in the city’s Dorchester neighborhood.She noticed that her vehicle was missing from the driveway at about 10 a.m. Sunday, and reported it stolen to the Boston Police Department just over an hour later.MacKay said her N95 masks, respirators and other personal protective equipment were inside the vehicle when it was stolen. “You think at a time that we should be coming together, to think people are still doing things like this to each other is really disheartening; you feel really violated.” MacKay … Read More