Local Crime, Police/Fire

Police log: 12-13-18

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Aldo Chery, 24, of 51 Hanover St., was arrested and charged with operation of a motor vehicle with a suspended license and one-way street violation at 3 p.m. Wednesday.

Ricardo Pagan, 32, of 76 Broad St., was arrested on warrant charges of operation of a motor vehicle with a revoked license, motor vehicle lights violation, operation of a motor vehicle with a suspended license, Class B drug possession subsequent offense and miscellaneous municipal ordinance violation at 2:12 p.m. Tuesday.

Socheath San was arrested on warrant charges of two counts of shoplifting by asportation and miscellaneous municipal ordinance violation at 10:23 p.m. Tuesday.


A report of a motor vehicle crash at 11:39 a.m. Tuesday at Market Basket at 40 Federal St.; at 5:19 p.m. Tuesday at Commercial and Warren streets; at 6:44 p.m. Tuesday at 854 Western Ave.; at 11:08 a.m. Wednesday at Chestnut Street and Western Avenue; at 12 p.m. Wednesday at St. Jean’s Credit Union at 250 Maple St.; at 2:22 p.m. Wednesday at Connery Elementary School at 50 Elm St.; at 2:32 p.m. Wednesday at 329 Lynnfield St.

A report of a motor vehicle hit and run crash at 4:36 p.m. Tuesday at 544 Western Ave.; at 4:39 p.m. Tuesday at Boston and N Franklin streets; at 8:05 p.m. Tuesday at Green and Union streets.

A report of a motor vehicle crash with personal injury at 12:33 p.m. Wednesday at Tucker Street and Western Avenue.

Breaking and Entering

A report of a motor vehicle breaking and entering at 1:04 p.m. Tuesday on Kirtland Street.


A report of an overdose at 8:27 p.m. Tuesday on Birch Street; at 8:57 p.m. Tuesday on Lambert Avenue.


A report of a larceny at 4:12 p.m. Tuesday at 242 Chatham St.; at 6:56 p.m. Tuesday at 298 Union St.; at 1:23 p.m. Wednesday at Walmart at 780 Lynnway

A report of a robbery at 11:08 p.m. Tuesday at Santo Domingo Grocery at 158 Chestnut St.


A report of motor vehicle vandalism at 9:13 a.m. Wednesday at 112 Broad St.



Caller reported a minor motor vehicle crash with no personal injury on Tuesday at 2:07 p.m. at 100 Walnut St. and 425 Market St. Officer assisted with paperwork exchange.

Hit and run motor vehicle crash reported at 199 Salem St. and 511 Walnut St. on Tuesday at 6:42 p.m. Report taken by officer.


Report of identity fraud on Tuesday at 3:18 p.m. at 10 Driftwood Lane.

Trickett Road resident reported property lost on Tuesday at 5:11 p.m.

Disabled auto reported on the curb on Condon Circle on Tuesday at 5:50 p.m. Officer reports area checked and nothing found.

Medical Aid

Ambulance requested at  375 North Broadway, Apt. 1-105 on Tuesday at 12:27 p.m. Patient taken to Melrose/Wakefield Hospital.

Well-being check requested by the Greater Lynn Senior Services for a resident at 880 Summer St. on Tuesday 2:48 p.m. Officer spoke with resident and he is fine.

Medical aid requested on Tuesday at 6:08 p.m. for a resident who fell at 8 Timberhill Lane. Patient taken to Lahey Medical Center in Burlington.



A report of a minor motor vehicle crash on Washington Street at 11:59 a.m. on Tuesday; on Pleasant Street at 2:38 p.m. on Tuesday.


A caller reported at 8:48 a.m. on Tuesday that she received a call requesting a donation to the “State Troopers.” She stated the man was quick to hang up the phone and when she called the Nevada area code number back, it was disconnected.

A caller reported a missing iPad at 9:33 p.m. on Tuesday. She stated she used the “Find my iPhone” app on her phone and it shows her device was in the Jersey Street area. Responding officers arrived and the caller remembered she lent it to someone who lives in that area.



Steven Crocker, 56, of 8 Good Hope Lane, Salem, was arrested on Monday at 4:55 p.m. and charged with operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol, the negligent operation of a motor vehicle.

Mark J Ferracane, 58, of 50 Warren St., Apt. 103 was arrested on Tuesday at 9:18 a.m. and charged with carrying a dangerous weapon, brass knuckles.

Richard D. Fuller, 35, of 6 Esquire Circle, Apt. 3, was arrested for breaking and entering at night time on Wednesday at 6:54 a.m. Officer reports he refused to cooperate with booking process and was placed in a cell. He was charged with breaking and entering and disorderly conduct.


Mikhail Davis, 27, of 53 Heath St., Apt. 1, Jamaica Plain, was summoned following a traffic stop at 67 Andover St. on Tuesday at 11:29 a.m. and charged with the unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and a missing registration sticker.

Remilekun Onabadejo, 25, of 9 Albany St., Lynn, was summoned on Tuesday at 2:16 p.m. following a traffic stop at 129 Lynn St. at 5 Beacon Boulevard and charged with the unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle. Officer reports party en route to take the vehicle.

Aaron Brent Sullivan, 42, of 65 Hillberg Ave., was summoned for filing a false police report and malicious destruction of property on Wednesday at 11:20 a.m.   

Alex M. Larson, 29, was summoned for shoplifting on Wednesday at 12:44 p.m. at 7-Eleven at 115 Main St.       


Motor vehicle crash reported by a caller who said they struck a parked car at 93 Gardner St. at 50 Margin St. on Tuesday at 4:36 a.m. Officer reports the vehicle was towed by Arrington Towing and will document.

Motor vehicle crash reported on Tuesday at 10:54 a.m. at the Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates at 2 Essex Center Drive. Caller reports her vehicle was struck in the parking lot and believes the motor vehicle parked next to her is responsible.

Officer reports a note was left with instructions to exchange paperwork with the person.

Two-car motor vehicle crash with no injuries reported on Tuesday at 3:46 p.m. at Dunkin’ Donuts at 3 Central St. Officer reports parties exchanged paperwork.

A two-car motor vehicle crash with injuries and airbag deployment in both vehicles reported at Five Guys at 227 Andover St. on Tuesday 6:36 p.m. Calling party reported hand pain. Both vehicles towed by Arrington Tow. Officer will document.

Animal Control

Report of a dog outside barking for more than an hour at 4 Piedmont Road on Tuesday at 5:36 p.m. Officer confirmed small dog left out without food or water, no residents home at the time. Officer spoke with a neighbor who will take the dog in with the homeowner’s’ permission until they get home.


A representative for T-Mobile at 210 Andover St. walked into the station to report a larceny involving two employees of $25,000 for insurance purposes on Monday at 3:02 p.m. Report taken.

Possible stolen license plate reported on Monday at 4:47 at Final Finish at 55R Walnut St. Manager will be meeting officer at station to fill out a report. Officer contacted the party who has the plate and he will return the plate on Tuesday.

Caller from 291 Lynnfield St. reports a green sedan struck a guardrail on Monday at 4:55 p.m. The reporting party allowed the operator into her home and said the operator appears intoxicated. Arrington Tow requested. Officer reported road is closed while tow truck removes vehicle from the guard rail. See arrest above of Steven Crocker.

Caller from 3 Main St. reports a verbal argument between a man and a woman on Monday at 7:43 p.m. Caller said they are no longer arguing and went into Brother’s Restaurant & Deli Family Restaurant. Reporting party spoke with the woman involved who said they were arguing about groceries and money.

On Monday at 7:56 p.m. caller from 38 Rockway Road reported threatening phone calls from a past customer. Officer will document the incident.

Officer reports receiving a vandalism complaint to a vehicle at 9 Elm St. on Monday at 9:01 p.m. Officer reports the incident occurred on Saturday between 9:30 and midnight and will document.

Resident of 10 Holten St., Apt. 5 reports that someone forced entry into his home on Monday at 10:29 p.m. He would like to speak to an officer. Police spoke with calling party and looked at the door which showed no forced entry and the lock on the door was not working properly. Officer reports calling party will be contacting the landlord.

Possible water main break reported by an off-duty officer at 63 Main St. and 2 Littles Lane on Tuesday at 6:08 a.m. Officer was not sure if the source was from the street or inside the building. The Department of Public Works and Fire Department notified.

A break-in to a motor vehicle Sunday night was reported on Tuesday at 7:36 a.m. from 75 Walnut St. Officer will document the incident.

Caller reported a man walked into her home at 12 Elmwood Circle on Wednesday at 5:35 a.m. and then walked out. See arrest above of Richard Fuller.

Medical Aid

Caller from 1 Central St. requests an EMS take a suicidal patient to the detox center at Lahey Hospital & Medical Center on Monday at 4:46 p.m.

Husband from 89 Lynn St. requests police and EMT come to his home and evaluate and take his intoxicated wife to a hospital on Monday at 9:59 p.m. Officer reports wife will be going to bed for the evening in the basement.

Caller from Mobile Estates at 286 Newbury St., Apt. 130 reports her friend is suffering from complications of kidney stones on Tuesday at 12:04 a.m. No police response necessary.



John M Raftery, Jr., 55, of 33 Glen Park Ave., was arrested on warrant charges.

Nicole Motte, 35, of 1916 Dorchester Ave., Apt. 101, Dorchester, was arrested and charged with larceny under $250 from a person over 60 or disabled, two counts of credit card fraud under $1,200, and warrant charges.


A report of a three-car motor vehicle accident in the area of McDonald’s on Route 1 at 9:24 p.m. Tuesday.


A report of an assault and battery on Houston Avenue at 4:46 p.m. Tuesday.

A report of a man stumbling in and out of traffic in the area of Spud’s Restaurant at 7:34 p.m. Tuesday.


A caller reported his wallet was stolen while checking out at Walmart at 11:18 a.m. Tuesday.


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