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Police Arrest Pair For Stealing A Car And Two Computers

Jun 24, 2015 05:48AM ● By Bill Gilman

Anthony Greeley, 29, listed as homeless and Brian Simmons, 34, of 7 Cottage Street, Wareham, for attempted larceny, receiving a stolen motor vehicle, receiving stolen property over $250 and receiving stolen property under $250.

Tewksbury Police arrested two men on Monday, after the pair allegedly stole a car and then pilfered computers from two different Wal-Mart stores.

Anthony Greeley, 29, listed as homeless and Brian Simmons, 34, of 7 Cottage Street, Wareham, are charged with  attempted larceny, receiving a stolen motor vehicle, receiving stolen property over $250 and receiving stolen property under $250.   

According to Tewksbury Police, officers were called to Wal-Mart for a report that a man was attempting to steal a computer and had removed the security tags.  When officers arrived, Simmons and Greely were confronted in the parking lot.  Through the investigation, it was learned that the vehicle they were in possession of was stolen out of Revere, the license plate on the vehicle was stolen out of Chelsea.  Also found inside the vehicle was a stolen computer from the North Reading Wal-Mart. 

Both men were taken into custody. They were arraigned at Lowell District Court on Tuesday.

The Tewksbury Police Department urges any citizens who suspect criminal activity to call the Dispatch Center at 978-851-7373.  If you wish to remain anonymous please call the Tip Line at 978-851-0175 or send an email to tewks_detectives@tewksbury-ma.gov  

 

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