Somerville

Police Investigating 2 Home Break-ins in Somerville

Both incidents were reported to police last week

Police are investigating two home break-ins that occurred in broad daylight last week in Somerville, Massachusetts.

The first break-in was reported around 8:43 a.m. on March 17 in the area of McGrath Highway and Boston Street. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the caller, who said she had heard a loud bang on the side of her home and then saw an unknown man near the window. The suspect then fled the area.

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The suspect was described as a man, about 5'8" tall, wearing camouflage pants and black sneakers, with tattoos on both sides of his neck.

Another break-in was reported later that same day around 1:30 p.m. in a multi-family residence on Buckingham Street. The victim told police that his laptop, an undisclosed amount of cash and a diamond ring were stolen.

No further information was immediately available.

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