Police Make Arrests In Rockdale Avenue Thefts
New Bedford Police arrested two individuals in connection a number car break ins in the vicinity of Buttonwood Park.
Police responded to the area of Rockdale Ave and Elm Street early Friday morning to a report of two suspicious males carrying a box and looking into cars in that area. As police approached the area, the men fled but one of the suspects was captured after a foot chase while the other individual was found hiding under a pool deck on near by Florence Street. T
he two men identified as 20 year old Tyler Trinadad of Anthony Terrace in New Bedford and 19 year old Tiquan Mello of Acushnet Ave in New Bedford were arrested and charged with 2 of the six car breaks reported Friday morning. Among the items police recovered included electronics, watches and scratch tickets. The two suspects are being arrainged in district court on robbery charges.