Local Crime, Police/Fire

Police log: 11-27-18

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Isaiah Graham, 36, was arrested on warrant charges of assault and battery on a public employee, violation of an abuse prevention order and disorderly conduct at 12:14 a.m. Monday.

Derrick Hall, 53, was arrested and charged with trespassing at 5:27 p.m. Sunday.

Keren Hiciano-Cruzeta, 19, of 22 Ropes St., Apt. 1, Beverly, was arrested and charged with leaving the scene of property damage, negligent operation of a motor vehicle and intimidation of a witness/juror/police/court official at 4:13 a.m. Monday.

Lurina Rivera, of 32 Range Ave., was arrested on warrant charges of three counts of Class E drug possession, shoplifting by concealing merchandise and shoplifting by asportation at 7:13 a.m. Monday.


A report of a police motor vehicle crash at 7:31 p.m. Sunday at 300 Washington St.

A report of a motor vehicle crash at 2:03 a.m. Monday at 94 Boston St.; at 7:53 a.m. Monday at 34 Sachem St.; at 8:23 a.m. Monday at Sachem and Sagamore streets.

A report of a motor vehicle hit and run crash at 9:46 p.m. Sunday at 27 Lyman St.; at 11:32 p.m. Sunday at Chestnut and Essex streets.


A report of a gunshot at 11:17 p.m. Sunday on Timson Street.

A report of an injured cop at 2:59 a.m. Monday on Nahant Street.


A report of an overdose at 4:09 p.m. Sunday on Pine Grove Avenue.


A report of a larceny at 3:15 p.m. Sunday at 49 Hanover St.

A report of motor vehicle theft at 5:22 p.m. Sunday at 555 Summer St.; at 10:47 p.m. Sunday at 75 Silsbee St.; at 12:07 a.m. Monday at 502 Eastern Ave.



Motor vehicle crash reported at 468 Main St. on Friday at 7:01 a.m. Officer reports vehicle into a pole, and power out in the neighborhood.

Crash with personal injury reported on Saturday at 10:46 p.m. at Route 128 North, Exit 43. Officer reports one operator taken to the hospital. Report taken by the Massachusetts State Police.


Disabled automobile at Route 128 South, Exit 43. Officer reports stood by for tire change.

Well-being check requested for a resident of 4 Stafford Road on Saturday at 5 p.m. Officer reports no answer at the door.

Walk-in to the police station on Sunday at 12:58 p.m. reported she found a backpack behind her home at 43 Homestead Road.

Wires down reported at Heritage Lane and Spearfields Lane on Sunday at 3:23 p.m. Officer reports fiber optic cable moved to the side of the road.

Officer requested at 7302 Heather Drive on Monday at 3:47 a.m.

False Alarms

Accidental burglar alarm at 4 Ostis Way on Friday at 7:42 p.m.

Unfounded report of smoke on Friday at 8:33 p.m. at 401 Ross Drive.

False burglar alarm at Primavera at 2 Ashley Court on Saturday at 4:07 a.m. Alarm company canceled the alarm at 4:11 a.m.

Burglar alarm reported at 10 Heath Circle on Saturday at 6:59 p.m. Officer reports open door, checked interior and all is OK.

Burglar alarm going off at 278 Lowell St. on Sunday at 4:09 a.m. Officer reports all is OK.

Burglar alarm reported at 8 Bancroft St. on Sunday at 1:28 p.m. Officer reports an unlocked door was found, checked interior, everything is OK, house is secure.

Medical Aid

Request for an ambulance at Sunrise Assisted Living at 55 Salem St., Apt. 209 on Friday at 10:45 a.m. Patient taken to Union Hospital.

Medical aid rescue requested from 503 Ross Drive on Friday at 7:20 p.m. Patient taken to Lahey Hospital & Medical Center.

Lifeline call from 401 Ross Drive received on Sunday at 12:40 a.m. for a client who needs oxygen. Officer reports no ambulance needed.

Request for an ambulance from an 84-year-old man with flu-like symptoms on Sunday at 6:37 p.m. at 3 Kings Road. Patient taken to the hospital.

A 60-year-old woman called to report a low heart rate on Sunday at 8:09 p.m. Patient taken to the hospital.

Medical aid requested on Monday at 6:11 a.m. from 406 Ross Drive. Patient taken to the hospital.



A report of a person stuck in the bathroom at 1:26 p.m. Sunday on Washington Street. A caller reported someone was stuck inside of her bathroom and she was unable to get them out.

A caller reported there was a silver Volkswagen parked in a bad spot causing a traffic problem at 2:57 p.m. Sunday on Middle Street. Police reported all vehicles were parked legally.



Richard N. Schwartz, 59, of 28 Firecut Lane, Sudbury, was issued a summons on Sunday at 4:28 p.m. following a report of larceny at Keymasters at 215 Newbury St. and charged with a shoplifting incident in August. Officer reports business owner positively identified the suspect.

Vilsoni M. Olivera-Junior, 37, of 62 Gale St., Malden, was summoned on Monday at 9:42 a.m. following a traffic stop at 62 Bartholomew St. and 1 Daniel Terrace and charged with the unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle.


A report of a single-car motor vehicle crash with airbag deployment at 6:03 p.m. Sunday at Wendy’s Old Fashioned Hamburgers at 69 Newbury St. Officer reports vehicle struck a large rock in the median. The Massachusetts Department of Transportation Highway Division was contacted to move the rock. Atlantic Ambulance en route and vehicle towed by Gaeta’s Towing.

Past hit and run crash was reported at 46 Shore Drive on Monday at 9:04 a.m. Officer reports both parties are on scene and have exchanged information without incident.

Animal Control

Caller left a voicemail message on Monday at 11:42 a.m. complaining that his neighbor is neglecting their dog, Martha, on Elaine Avenue. Officer reports there is no record of Martha with the City Clerk’s office. Animal Control officer said there was no one home at the time and a note was left at the residence. An order to license the animal was mailed.  


Attendant at TDZ Oil Services at 137 Newbury St. reports a customer asked him to call police. Woman taken to the Lahey Hospital & Medical Center on Sunday at 2:20 p.m.

Subway employee from 141 Summit St. asked an unwanted customer to leave the store on Sunday at 2:30 p.m. Officer will document.

Woman reported she left her purse in the bathroom at McDonald’s Restaurant at 133 Main St. on Sunday at 4:28 p.m. and when she returned could not find it and no one had turned it in. Officer examined security footage and saw reporting party walk in and out of restroom with the purse.  

An unwanted party was reported at 10 Holten St., Apt. 8 on Sunday at 8:14 p.m. Officer reports party left without incident.

Report of an unwanted person at 7 Park St., Apt. 14 on Sunday at 9:45 p.m. Officer reports person left for the evening.

Sign knocked down at Taylor and Lowell streets on Sunday at 10:31 p.m. Officer reports the Department of Public Works was notified.

Caller reported three youngsters were lying on Lowell Street on Sunday at 10:44 p.m. and playing chicken. Officer spoke with the parties who said they were waiting outside for a pizza delivery which has arrived and they were going inside.

Report of damage to the front window at Mattress Giant at 262 Andover St. on Monday at 12:33 a.m. Officer reports the building is secure.

Homeless person reported sleeping in the basement of 10 Holten St. on Monday at 7:58 a.m. Officer advised the person he is not welcome there and left without incident.

Caller reported his vehicle was keyed at 20 Lynn St. on Monday at 9:11 a.m. Officer will document.

Missing ring reported on Monday at 10:27 a.m. at 315 Lynnfield St.

Police were notified on Monday at 10:36 a.m. that the Massachusetts Department of Early Education & Care issued a cease and desist order to Thamara Souza because she lacks a license to provide child care in Massachusetts.

An employee of Thriftco Printing at 56 Pulaski St. reports she found a purse while walking on Monday at 1:59 p.m. Officer reports purse was returned to the owner.



Christopher Amparo Rivera, 26, of 116 Curwin Circle, Lynn, was arrested and charged with carrying a dangerous weapon and possession of a Class B drug.

Joseph H. Kenney, 55, of 43 Pearl Ave., was arrested and charged with domestic assault or domestic assault and battery “intimate relationship” and two counts of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon.

Ronnell A. Silas, 20, of 93 Willowwood St., Apt. 2, Dorchester, was arrested and charged with shoplifting more than $250 by concealing merchandise.

Loanmi E. Alcantara, 37, of 14 Princeton St., Apt. 1, East Boston, was arrested and charged with operating under the influence of liquor, negligent operation of a motor vehicle, and a marked lanes violation.

Eileen M. Cammarata, 53, of 70 Haith St., was arrested and charged with resisting arrest.

Jermaine P. Smith, 33, of 36 Nelson St., Dorchester, was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct and vandalism of property.

Martellus Dwayne Phillips, 43, of 250 Broadway, Apt. 505, was arrested and charged with domestic assault or domestic assault and battery “intimate relationship,” two counts of assault and battery on a police officer, assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, intimidating a witness, juror, police officer, or court official, threatening to commit a crime, and warrant charges.


A report of a motor vehicle accident at Bates and Revere streets at 12:40 a.m. Friday; on Broadway at 3 a.m. Friday; on Mahoney Circle at 3:25 p.m. Friday; at Brown Circle at 4:47 p.m. Friday; on Fenno Street at 6:41 p.m. Friday; on Overlook Ridge Drive at 8:55 p.m. Friday; at North Shore Road and Shirley Avenue at 9:43 p.m. Friday; on Morris Street at 6:48 a.m. Saturday; at Hutchinson and Abruzzi streets at 11:33 a.m. Saturday; on Ward Street at 12:57 p.m. Saturday; at Mahoney Circle at 2:04 p.m. Saturday; on Winthrop Avenue at 4:25 p.m. Saturday; on Squire Road at 9:32 p.m. Saturday; at Mahoney Circle at 11:16 p.m. Saturday; on Squire Road at 3:37 a.m. Sunday; on Haddon Street at 11:06 a.m. Sunday; on Salem Street at 11:49 a.m. Sunday; on Centennial Avenue at 12:20 p.m. Sunday.


A report of threats on Eliot Road at 1:21 a.m. Friday; on Eliot Road at 9:24 a.m. Friday; on Warren Street at 11:30 a.m. Saturday.

A report of an assault on Revere Beach Parkway at 2:47 p.m. Friday; on Squire Road at 8:10 p.m. Friday; on North Shore Road at 3:29 p.m. Saturday.

A report of vandalism on Clark Road at 6:20 p.m. Friday.

A report of vandalism to a motor vehicle on Keayne Street at 7:02 p.m. Saturday.

A report of an assault and battery on Kimball Avenue at 8:33 p.m. Sunday.


A report of a possible overdose on Winthrop Avenue at 12:41 a.m. Sunday.


A report of shoplifting on Furlong Drive at 3:35 p.m. Friday; on Furlong Drive at 4:45 p.m. Friday.

A report of an armed robbery on Crest Avenue at 5:40 p.m. Saturday.

A report of a breaking and entering on Beach Street at 8:56 p.m. Saturday.



Cathi D. Crouse, 53, of 15 Fenton Ave., Lynn, was arrested and charged with operating under the influence of liquor.


A report of a motor vehicle accident in front of the post office on Lincoln Avenue at 3:45 p.m. Saturday. One person was arrested and charged with operating under the influence of liquor.

A report of a motor vehicle accident at Dunkin’ Donuts on Broadway at 5:14 a.m. Sunday; at 77 Newhall Ave. at 12:16 p.m. Sunday; at 128 Ballard St. at 5:51 a.m. Sunday; at 104 Main St. at 6:38 a.m. Sunday.


A caller reported water and ice on the road near the bend in Walnut Street at 5:56 a.m. Friday.

A Holiday Inn Express employee reported a woman tried renting a room with an expired credit card and was refusing to leave at 4:03 a.m. Saturday.

A report of a large trash truck dropping a lot of trash in the roadway on Ballard Street at 11:03 a.m. Saturday.

A report of a low-hanging wire on Woods Road at 11:11 a.m. Saturday.

A report of excessive ice on the road on Altamont Avenue at 11:33 a.m. Saturday.

A caller reported her neighbor was pumping water into the street and causing excessive ice at Sunnyside and Intervale avenues at 11:38 a.m. Saturday.

A woman walked into the station to report that someone in a Black Ford Bronco continuously drives by her and yells obscenities at 7:45 p.m. Saturday.

A report of broken glass in the gymnasium door of the Veterans Memorial Elementary School on Hurd Avenue at 6:58 a.m. Sunday.


A caller reported at 9:51 a.m. Friday three generators and a gas heater were stolen from the construction site at Saugus High School sometime between Wednesday and Friday.

A Oaklandvale Avenue resident reported her car was stolen from the front of her house at 7:57 a.m. Saturday. She later returned to the station to report her daughter took the vehicle without her knowledge and the vehicle was never stolen.

A report of a motor vehicle breaking and entering at 832 Broadway at 4:51 p.m. Friday.



A report of a motor vehicle hit and run crash at 8:31 p.m. Friday at Marshalls at 1005 Paradise Road.

A report of a motor vehicle crash with personal injury at 5:10 p.m. Sunday at Norfolk and Stetson avenues.


A report of suspicious activity at 12:22 a.m. Friday at 200 Aspen Road; at 6:06 p.m. Friday at Bank of America/ATM at 450 Paradise Road; at 9:21 p.m. Saturday at 1000 Humphrey St.; at 10:27 p.m. Saturday at Dennison Avenue and Humphrey Street.

A report of a disturbance at 7:36 p.m. Friday at Depot at 10 Railroad Ave.


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