Boston Police are alerting the LGBT community about an ongoing investigation of several robberies in the Boston area. According to police, the male suspect(s) are connecting with male individuals, either in person at area bars or online via hookup sites. After meeting in person and being invited to the victim’s home, the suspect allegedly drugs the victim and robs the home. No assaults have been reported.
There may be more than one suspect involved in the robberies.
Police are urging other victims to come forward. If you have been a victim of a crime, or know of someone who has been, please call the Boston Police Department at 911.
Boston Police urge individuals to use caution in their online and in person relations, and to be alert when drinking beverages in public. Please call Boston Police with any tips or information to 1 800 494 TIPS or text CRIME (27463).