Bicycle thief arrested in Dorchester
Boston Pollice report arresting one of two teens spotted punching a guy and stealing his bicycle Monday afternoon.
According to police, the two teens accosted the guy outside the Tedeschi at 1392 Dorchester Ave. around 3:30 p.m., punching him, pushing him to the ground and then making off with his bike.
Police say officers spotted one of the alleged thieves and the bike near Freeport Street - just as the victim, who'd been following, showed up. Victim IDed the perp, he was arrested, and police gave the victim his bike back.
Bryant Simpson, 17, was charged with unarmed robbery and assault and battery.