On April 2, Boston Police District A-1 Police Officers filed a police report for the victim who is a middle-aged Asian woman who speaks only Mandarin. The victim stated that she was approached by three Asian female suspects who stated that they needed money to help the victim’s sick daughter. The victim believed the suspects. She went to the bank and withdrew an undisclosed amount of money and gave the money to the suspects.
All three Asian female suspects were described as being from early to late thirties in age, black hair, brown eyes, five feet to five feet 2 inches tall with slim builds. There was no clothing description given.
The Chinatown Safety Committee discussed local business changes and Chinatown crime at its monthly meeting on Jan. 2 at the Doubletree Hotel.