BPD Seeking Public’s Help in Effort to Identify a Person of Interest in Connection to Possible Kidnapping in the South End: The Boston Police Department is releasing an image and is asking for the public’s help in effort to identify the person seen in the photo. This person is not a suspect, but rather, a person of interest in connection to the incident. At about 4:04pm, on Wednesday, May 6, 2020, officers from District D-4 (South End) responded to a call for a possible kidnapping in the area of Harrison Ave and Northampton Street. On arrival, officers were unable to confirm the validity of the incident. As part of the ongoing investigation, detectives would like to locate the person seen in the photo. The individual appears to be an adult female with dark hair, wearing a black sweatshirt, red shorts or skirt with black pants underneath and red or crimson shoes. Additionally, she was possibly seen entering a motor vehicle believed to be a gray mini-van.
The Boston Police Department is actively reviewing the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident and is asking anyone with information relative to this investigation to contact District D-4 detectives at (617) 343-5619.
Community members wishing to assist this 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.