Chief Richard D. Howe
20 Westford Road
Tyngsborough, MA 01879
For Immediate Release
Saturday, June 11, 2016
Contact: Tricia Tiedt
Email: [email protected]
*UPDATED* Tyngsborough Police Arrest Two in Connection with Stolen Passports
The following reflects a correction in the identity of one of the suspects arrested for receiving stolen property today. The suspect originally reported his name to police as Jamie McDonald, age 30, of Hopkinton. The suspect’s correct identity is Joseph Anderson, age 31, of Tyngsborough.
TYNGSBOROUGH — Chief Richard D. Howe reports that the Tyngsborough Police Department arrested two individuals in connection with two stolen passports yesterday afternoon.
TAMARA REED, AGE 29, OF TYNGSBOROUGH and JOSEPH ANDERSON, AGE 31, OF TYNGSBOROUGH, were both charged with receiving stolen property.
At approximately 12:30 p.m. today, Tyngsborough Police responded to a call of two males chasing a male and female on Lakeview Avenue. Upon arrival, police found the victim of yesterday’s alleged breaking and entering investigation, who said that the two individuals he was chasing had his stolen property. The suspects had run into the woods.
After a perimeter was established, Tyngsborough Detectives, along with K-9 units from Tyngsborough and Chelmsford, searched the wooded area. Both suspects were found at approximately 1:15 p.m. and taken into custody.
All items from the previous home break, including the victim’s military and personal passports, were recovered.
Additional charges for REED and ANDERSON may follow.
Anyone with information regarding this case is asked to contact Tyngsborough Police Detective Lt. Shaun Wagner at 978-649-9465.