On Saturday, December 27, 2008, officers from Area E-5 (West Roxbury) responded to a radio call for an assault and battery in West Roxbury. According to the victim, she and the suspect returned to her home after attending a nightclub together. Upon returning to the victim’s home, the victim says the suspect began to punch and kick her. By the time police arrived, the suspect was gone. The victim was transported to a local hospital where she was treated for non-life threatening injuries.Shortly after this incident, Dedham Police received a phone call from someone related to the suspect. According to the suspect’s relative, the suspect was acting strange and talked of hurting himself. The relative further stated that the suspect said he was not afraid if the police attempted to harm or hurt him.
The suspect, Hosia Richardson, 33, of Newton is described as a 5’8”, bald, light-skinned black male with facial hair and a muscular or medium build.
The Boston Police Department is actively searching for this suspect. Anyone familiar with the suspect or his whereabouts is asked to contact Area B-2 detectives at (617) 343-4270. Individuals who wish to assist this investigation in an anonymous manner should call CrimeStoppers at 1-800-494-TIPS or text the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463). The Boston Police Department will stringently protect the identity of those who wish to remain anonymous.
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