ASHLAND – Ashland Police were asking residents of a couple of neighborhoods to stay in their homes and to call 9-1-1 if they see someone in their yard who doesn’t belong there.
“There has been a significant police presence in the area of Oak St., Oregon Road, and Cordaville Road this afternoon as we tracked two suspects of a stolen motor vehicle incident,” said Police on social media.
However Ashland Police posted the search was called off around 7 p.m.
“One suspect was located by a K9 earlier and apprehended. We have received information to believe the second suspect has been observed in the area of Oregon Road and Lincoln Road,” said polcie around 5;15 p.m.
“Please stay in your homes and call 911 if you see anyone in your yard who doesn’t belong there,” said Ashland Police, on mid-afternoon August 23.
“An exhaustive search of the area was conducted by Officers and K9s, but the second suspect was not located. We ask that residents report anyone suspicious in the area immediately,” said police at 7 p.m.
The Ashland Police thanks Marlboriugh, Hopkinton, Holliston, and Southborough police for their K9 assistance.
“We are also extremely grateful for the many residents who phoned the Police Department to report sightings of both suspects. Because of that information, we were able to locate and apprehend at least one. Our Detectives are currently working on identifying the second outstanding suspect,” said Police at 7 p.m.