Local Crime, Police/Fire

Police log: 11-17-18

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Dustin Holmes, 29, of 20 Peach St., was arrested on warrant charges of failure to stop or yield, shoplifting by asportation, and charged with a default warrant and possession of a Class A drug at 7:21 p.m. on Thursday.

Brayan Mendez, 23, of 37 Beacon Hill Ave., was arrested on warrant charges of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, assault and battery, and charged with a straight warrant at 6:28 p.m. on Thursday.



A report of a motor vehicle crash at 50 High St. at 3:25 p.m. on Thursday; at 149 Walnut St. at 5:24 p.m. on Thursday; at Cliff Street at 5:52 p.m. on Thursday; at 240 Western Ave. at 7:21 p.m. on Thursday; at 544 Chestnut St. at 7:37 p.m. on Thursday; at 134 Chestnut St. at 9:03 p.m. on Thursday; at 99 Euclid Ave. at 9:40 p.m. on Thursday; at 14 Dowfield Terrace at 9:53 p.m. on Thursday; at 59 Jefferson St. at 11:06 p.m. on Thursday; at 26 Broadway at 12:01 a.m. on Friday; at Franklin Street and Western Avenue at 9:48 a.m. on Friday.

A report of a hit and run motor vehicle crash at 70 Hamilton Ave. at 9:20 p.m. on Thursday; at 755 Lynnfield St. at 6:06 a.m. on Friday; at 217 Cedar Brook Road at 9:01 a.m. on Friday; at Hamilton Avenue and Herbert Street at 9:07 a.m. on Friday.

A report of a motor vehicle crash with personal injury at Federal and Waterhill streets at 8:13 a.m. on Friday.



A report of an assault and battery at Flint Street at 8:41 p.m. on Thursday.


Breaking and Entering

A report of a breaking and entering at 110 Marianna St. at 3:47 p.m. on Thursday.



A report of a fight at 19 Essex Court at 9:28 p.m. on Thursday.

A report of an unwelcome guest at 4 Bulfinch St. at 10:29 p.m. on Thursday; at 2 Kingsley Terrace at 11:12 p.m. on Thursday; at 489 Boston St. at 11:33 p.m. on Thursday.



A report of motor vehicle theft at 96 Sutcliffe Road at 6:25 p.m. on Thursday.

A report of a larceny at 269 Union St. at 2:00 p.m. on Friday.




A caller reported a water break on Commercial Street at 12:22 p.m. on Thursday.

A caller reported he went for a walk at 12:29 p.m. on Thursday and there was a car blocking a hydrant on Village Street. Responding officers tagged the vehicle.

A caller reported a car on the white lines at Washington Street at 12:36 p.m. on Thursday. The caller asked the woman to move her vehicle and she said she would not, then walked away.

A caller reported water pouring from the side of a house on Tedesco Street at 1:03 p.m. on Thursday; at Ocean Avenue at 1:46 p.m. on Thursday.

A walk-in reported a low Verizon wire at Washington Street at 1:44 p.m. on Thursday. It was pulled down and placed off to the side.

A caller reported her and her husband were out walking at Franklin Street at 1:54 p.m. on Thursday and saw a woman sleeping in her car. She stated they were concerned that it was too cold for that and they could not tell if the car was running. Responding officers spoke to the woman who stated she was hunched over writing a check in the car and she was pleased to know someone called with concern for her.

A caller reported two elders fell outside on the steps on Pleasant Street at 2:10 p.m. on Thursday.

A caller reported at 5:22 p.m. on Thursday that a very small person broke into her house on Franklin Street two days ago and stole a pumpkin. She stated she can’t remember her name but knows that the “suspect lives in Salem” and she has previously made a complaint against her for other things.

A caller reported a tree limb in the middle of Waterside Road at 11:59 p.m. on Thursday.



Oscar Adan Flores, 35, of 80 Proctor Ave., Apt. 1, was arrested on warrant charges.

Kara Marie Barowski, 30, of 202 Powder House Boulevard, Apt. 1, Somerville, was arrested and charged with receiving a stolen motor vehicle, leaving the scene of property damage, and operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license.



A report of a motor vehicle accident at Franklin and Walnut Avenues at 5:51 a.m. Wednesday; on Sumner Street at 7:58 a.m. Wednesday; on Furlong Drive at 1:18 p.m. Wednesday; at Brown Circle at 5:14 p.m. Wednesday; on Squire Road at 6:02 p.m. Wednesday; on Revere Beach Parkway at 7 p.m. Wednesday.



A report of a possible overdose on Malden Street at 5:05 p.m. Wednesday; on Furlong Drive at 6:32 p.m. Wednesday.



A report of a motor vehicle breaking and entering on Shirley Avenue at 9:43 a.m. Wednesday.

A report of auto theft on Harris Street at 11:12 a.m. Wednesday; on Overlook Ridge Drive at 12:37 p.m. Wednesday; on Waverly Avenue at 5:45 p.m. Wednesday; on Revere Beach Boulevard at 6:33 p.m. Wednesday.




A report of a motor vehicle accident at 52 Sweetwater St. at 6:14 p.m. Thursday; at 455 Essex St. at 9:02 p.m. Thursday; at 880 Broadway at 1:08 a.m. Friday.



A caller from 11 Hull Dr. reported a tree company working on her property at 10:19 a.m. Thursday.

A report of icy road conditions and a homeowner pumping water into the road and washing the salt away on Fairmount Avenue at 10:39 a.m. Thursday.

A report of a tree and wires down at Central Street and Central Place at 11:57 p.m. Thursday.

A report of a tree down with wires that are sparking on Bow Street at 12:26 a.m. Friday.

A caller reported a build up of water on Walnut Street at 4:36 a.m. Friday.



A report of a motor vehicle breaking and entering on Mount Vernon Street at 3 a.m. Thursday.


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