SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING: Worcester & Middlesex Counties
Live Radar | Current Conditions | Share Photos | Download Weather App
WATCH: WBZ-TV Live  |  LISTEN LIVE: WBZ NewsRadio 1030


Would-Be Robber In Mattapan Gets Stuck Under Freezer

View Comments
(credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

(credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Good Eats

MATTAPAN (CBS) — He may have been trying to rob the place, but he ended up getting stuck instead.

A cook at a Mattapan restaurant found the alleged robber Wednesday morning trapped under the floorboards, groaning in pain.

Police say the man broke in through a basement window.

He had to push a freezer out of the way that covered the bulkhead. But when the would-be robber was half-way up the stairs, police say the freezer fell back on the door and trapped him.

The suspect was taken to Brigham and Women’s Hospital with serious injuries.

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus