Investigation into Assault, Attempted Abduction of 10-Year-Old Girl Leads Police to Suspect Winchester – Chief Kenneth C. Albertelli reports that the Winchester Police Department, investigating an attack on a 10-year-old girl, will seek charges against the same sexual assault suspect arrested last week by the Boston Police Department. The Department is expected to shortly announce […]
Archive for August, 2013
Pursuant to M.G.L. c. 6, §§ 178C-178Q, the individual who appears on this notification has been designated as a Level 3 Sex Offender by the Sex Offender Registry Board. The Board has determined that this individual is at a high risk to reoffend and that the degree of dangerousness posed to the public is such that a substantial public safety interest is served by active community notification.
Kevin Cronin does not reside or work in Winchester,
however he does frequent Winchester.
The Winchester Police Department has had recent
calls involving Cronin and want
to make the public aware of his status.
THIS INDIVIDUAL IS NOT WANTED BY THE POLICE
Level 3 Sex Offender
Name: CRONIN, KEVIN, J
16 Briscoe Street, Woburn MA
Sex: MALE Race: WHITE
Height: 5’08″ Weight: 185 lbs
Eye Color:BROWN Hair Color: BLACK
Offenses Committed/Date(s) of Conviction/Adjudication:
ASSAULT OF A CHILD WITH INTENT TO COMMIT RAPE – 05/24/1995
ASSAULT WITH INTENT TO COMMIT RAPE – 05/24/1995
INDECENT ASSAULT AND BATTERY ON A PERSON AGED 14 OR OLDER (3 COUNTS) – 05/24/1995
ASSAULT WITH INTENT TO COMMIT RAPE – 03/06/1989
**********WARNING********** SEX OFFENDER REGISTRY INFORMATION SHALL NOT BE USED TO COMMIT A CRIME OR TO ENGAGE IN ILLEGAL DISCRIMINATION OR HARASSMENT OF AN OFFENDER. ANY PERSON WHO USES INFOMRATION DISCLOSED PURSUANT TO M.G.L. C. 6, §§ 178C - 178Q FOR SUCH PURPOSES SHALL BE PUNISHED BY NOT MORE THAN TWO AND ONE HALF (2 ½) YEARS IN A HOUSE OF CORRECTION OR BY A FINE OF NOT MORE THAN ONE THOUSAND DOLLARS ($1,000.00) OR BOTH (M.G.L. C. 6, § 178N). IN ADDITION, ANY PERSON WHO USES REGISTRY INFORMATION TO THEREATEN TO COMMIT A CRIME MAY BE PUNISHED BY A FINE OF NOT MORE THAN ONE HUNDRED DOLLARS ($100.00) OR BY IMPRISONMENT FOR NOT MORE THAN SIX (6) MONTHS (M.G.L. C. 275, § 4).
The Cambridge Police Department arrested Vincent Ghetti, 51 of Boston after an altercation with a citizen in their city. The investigation into the altercation revealed that Ghetti possessed several pieces of stolen property. The property was stolen from a Winchester residence on the same day. Ghetti was charged by Cambridge Police with receiving stolen property. Ghetti is being charged by Winchester Police for breaking and entering and larceny.