Chelsea and State Police Detectives identified the victim involved in the July 11th Hit and Run fatality on Sixth St. The victim was identified as Jeffrey Jean-Charles, age 31 of Everett. The next of kin was notified on Sunday, July 12th by authorities after the Medical Examiner’s Office made positive identification.
Chelsea and State Police Detectives are continuing the investigation into the fatality. Ian Flynn, age 26 of Peabody was taken into custody at his home without incident early Saturday morning. Flynn is scheduled to be arraigned in Chelsea District Court on Monday, July 13th, where he faces multiple charges. These charges include: Leaving the Scene that Caused Serious Bodily Injury or Death, OUI 2nd Offense, and Negligent Operation.
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 department’s website at www.chelseapolice.com or download for free the MYPD App that is compatible with both Android and Apple smartphones. All three ways are monitored and anonymous.