A Harvard affiliate was the victim of an unarmed robbery on Sunday, Nov. 19, at approximately 6:57 p.m. While walking along Putnam Avenue near Entry 18 of the Peabody Terrace complex, the victim was approached by four individuals. The suspects struck the victim, pushing him to the ground. One of the suspects demanded the victim’s wallet. After the victim handed over the wallet, two of the suspects fled on bicycles up Putnam Avenue and the other two suspects fled on foot down the stairs at the pathway near Entry 18 of Peabody Terrace towards the Charles River. The suspects are described as four black males, ranging from 15 to 18 years of age. They were all wearing dark clothing and wool stocking hats.
If you have any information regarding this incident, please contact the Cambridge Police Department, Investigative Division, at (617) 349-3370.