Chelsea Detectives along with State Police Detectives assigned to the Suffolk County District Attorneys are investigating an early Sunday morning assault that occurred near 85 Congress Ave. Chelsea officers responded to a 7:45AM call for an assault victim in front of 85 Congress Ave. The male victim, whose identification is being withheld was transported to Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston with serious injuries. Witnesses state the victim was assaulted by a black male wearing a camouflage jacket who fled on foot. Anyone with information should contact Chelsea Police at 617-466-4800
Chelsea Police remind the community they can report crimes or suspicious activity anonymously in various formats. Citizens can call the 24 hr “tips” line at 617-466-4880, email reports directly from the departments website at www.chelseapolice.com or download for free the MYPD App that is compatible with both Android and Apple smart phones. All three ways are monitored and totally anonymous.