Boston woman fails to appear at hearing on shoplifting charge
Lakeya Henry, 29, of 1129 Dorchester Ave., Apt. OA, Boston, failed to appear in Quincy District Court for arraignment on charges of shoplifting over $100 by concealing merchandise and four counts of receiving stolen property under $250. A judge issued a default warrant.
The charges stem from a June 3, 2011 incident in Braintree at 6 p.m. when police responded to CVS pharmacy at the South Shore Plaza for a report of two women placing items in bags and then walking out of the store without paying for the items. Henry is accused of having over $230 worth of stolen items in her possession.
Randolph man charged with larceny by scheme
Anthony T. Goss, 24, of 60 Bridle Path Circle, Apt. 730 Randolph, was arraigned in Quincy District Court on a charge of larceny under $250 by single scheme. The case was continued to Sept. 27. The charge stems from a Nov. 9, 2011 incident at Nordstrom where a store employee was being held on suspicion of an internal larceny. Goss is accused of being involved in a fraudulent merchandise return operation in order to pocket the cash, police said in the incident report.
Abington man charged with larceny
Mark A. Frazier, 35, of 114 Captain Standish Drive, Abington, was arraigned in Quincy District Court on a charge of larceny over $250. The case was continued to Oct. 5. The charge stems from a Nov. 22, 2011 incident in Braintree at 3:30 p.m. when police responded to 71 Hancock St. for a report of a larceny in progress. The victim alleges Frazier had stolen several rings and $200 in cash after they argued.
Hyde Park woman charged with receiving stolen property
Bonnie M. Whooten, 25, of 59 Loring St., Apt. 2, Hyde Park was arraigned in Quincy District Court on charges of receiving stolen property over $250 and two counts of larceny under $250. The case was continued to Sept. 5 for a pretrial conference.
The charges stem from a Oct. 3, 2011 in Braintree where police investigated a report of a residential burglary and the theft of gold jewelry Whooten allegedly pawned with the help of an accomplice.
Braintree man gets suspended jail sentence
Matthew R. Taylor, 26, of 51 Pearl St., Braintree, was found guilty in Quincy District Court of assault and battery and sentenced to a year in the Norfolk County House of Correction, suspended for one year. A judge also sentenced Taylor to 18 months of probation and counseling. The charges stem from a Nov. 19, 2011 incident at 51 Pearl St. in Braintree where police responded to a report of a domestic dispute. Police say Taylor grabbed his girlfriend by the throat and then threw her against a wall.
Boston man arraigned on larceny charges
Quasean Wilson, 25, of 44 Alexander St., Boston, was arraigned in Quincy District Court on charges of receiving stolen property over $250 and three counts of receiving stolen property under $250. The case was continued to Sept. 24.
The charges stem from a Sept. 6, 2011 incident in Braintree at 5:30 p.m. when police responded to a report of a past shoplifting at Macy's department store at the South Shore Plaza. Wilson is accused of entering the store with a backpack and then loading the backup with store merchandise and then fled in a blue Nissan. Police allege Wilson used "booster bags," lined with tin foil to bypass store security sensors. Police alleged Wilson was found in possession of $286 in stolen merchandise from Macy's and over $200 in stolen items from Aeropostale and The Children's Place retail store.