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Unlocking a mystery: Safe found in trunk

Suspect arrested; police search for the owner

Police pulled over a car on Dorchester Avenue yesterday after seeing a large safe jutting out from the trunk. The vehicle and safe were driven back to the District 6 station. The safe did not have any serial numbers, and police plan to seek a warrant to gain access to it. Police pulled over a car on Dorchester Avenue yesterday after seeing a large safe jutting out from the trunk. The vehicle and safe were driven back to the District 6 station. The safe did not have any serial numbers, and police plan to seek a warrant to gain access to it. (George Rizer/Globe Staff)
By Milton J. Valencia
Globe Staff / August 13, 2008

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Police knew something was wrong when they spotted a massive safe jutting out of the trunk of a Ford Taurus on Dorchester Avenue in South Boston just before 10 a.m. yesterday, tied to the car with rope. (Full article: 261 words)

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