“It was just a little sketchy, we didn’t expect it to happen like that, if at all,” Kevin Lahiff, MCAS ’18, said.
The bottom unit of 242 Foster St. was robbed Wednesday night when the tenants were with their friends in the top unit of the house.
Collin Witt, MCAS ’18, was lying in his room on the first floor of 235 Foster when he saw a silhouette walking back and forth in the front yard. After about 10 minutes, he opened the blinds and saw a man in a black hoodie standing in front of his window.
Although the importance of locking doors and windows was mentioned, it is necessary to further address the dangers that students encounter off campus.
On Wednesday morning, Boston University authorities reported that the body of a young male was discovered on the rooftop of Kilachand Hall.
After four reported break ins around the off-campus community within the past two weeks, Boston Police Department announced that there have been 27 reported break ins in the area since Dec. 15.
Last Friday, the University posted a safety notice on the Agora Portal webpage regarding an off-campus private property home intrusion and theft reported to the Boston Police Department (BPD).