Troopers Assist in Arrest of Carjacking Suspect after Pursuit

Troopers Assist in Arrest of Car Jacking Suspect after Pursuit

February 8, 2019 – Massachusetts State Police Troopers assigned to the Milton Barracks responded to assist Norwood Police in the pursuit of a vehicle which had just been carjacked from their town.

At 5:28pm Norwood Police advised one of their cruisers was in pursuit of a black Subaru that had just been forcefully stolen from their town. The pursuit entered Route 95 Northbound and continued on to Route 93 Northbound, then on to Route 24 Southbound where Trooper Christopher Johnson joined as back up for the Norwood cruiser.

The vehicle then exited Route 24, at Exit 20B, and continued on to Route 139, where it voluntarily stopped at Turnpike Street in Stoughton.

The operator surrendered and was taken into custody without incident by Norwood Police with the assistance of Trooper Johnson. He was identified as Timothy KENNEDY, 44, of Norwood and was transported to Norwood Police Department for booking. He was charged with Carjacking, OUI-Liquor, Failure to Stop for Police, and Operating to Endanger.