“Detective (Daniel) Tucker saw this defendant walking up and down the street, looking into car windows and trying doors,” Kirshenbaum told the jury.
The pair acted as a team, she said.
Belew received credit for 344 days he’s spent in custody awaiting trial, according to the court clerk’s records.
Cochrane was not indicted in the case; he was placed on probation in District Court after the incident. Yesterday, he failed to appear for a scheduled drug test, and a warrant was issued.
He was arrested around 1:30 p.m. when officers spotted him on Lafayette Street.
Courts reporter Julie Manganis can be reached at 978-338-2521, via email at email@example.com or on Twitter @SNJulieManganis.