Local Crime, Police/Fire

Police Log: 1-28-19

All address information, particularly arrests, reflect police records. In the event of a perceived inaccuracy, it is the sole responsibility of the concerned party to contact the relevant police department and have the department issue a notice of correction to the Daily Item. Corrections or clarifications will not be made without express notice of change from the arresting police department.



Scott Cook, 48, of 136 Walnut St., was arrested on warrant charges of Class C drug possession, arrestee furnishing false ID information and vandalizing a war/veterans memorial at 4:34 a.m. Saturday.

Michelle Forgione was arrested on a warrant charge of armed robbery at 3:03 p.m. Friday.


A report of a motor vehicle crash at 3:52 p.m. Friday at 780 Lynnway; at 3:57 p.m. Friday at Chatham Street and Western Avenue; at 4:06 p.m. Friday at Stop & Shop at 35 Washington St.; at 4:16 p.m. Friday at 7 Franklin St.; 10:51 p.m. Friday at Lynnway Liquors at 702 Lynnway; at 11:26 p.m. Friday at Arlington Street and Western Avenue; at 10:46 a.m. Saturday at Boston and Kirtland streets; at 12:46 p.m. Saturday at 287 Essex St.; at 12:06 p.m. Sunday at 511 Boston St.

A report of a motor vehicle crash with personal injury at 1:16 a.m. Saturday at 37 Rogers Ave.; 7:02 p.m. Saturday on Washington Street.


A report of an assault at 10:53 p.m. Friday on Fiske Avenue.

Breaking and Entering

A report of a motor vehicle breaking and entering at 1:03 p.m. Friday at 1 Haddington Place; at 10:31 a.m. Saturday at El Malecon Bar & Restaurant at 170 Union St.; at 9:48 a.m. Sunday at 127 Hamilton Ave.


A report of an opiate overdose at 11:24 p.m. Friday on North Common Street.


A report of motor vehicle theft at 9:53 p.m. Friday at 116 Curwin Circle.


A report of vandalism at 11:11 p.m. Friday at 65 Baker St.



A report of a motor vehicle crash at 5:07 p.m. Friday at West Shore Drive and Santry Road; at 4:03 p.m. Saturday on Bubier Road. One person was taken to Salem Hospital.

A report of a motor vehicle hit and run crash at 6:17 p.m. Friday on Atlantic Avenue.


A report of an assault at 4:32 p.m. Friday on Humphrey Street. A woman reported her ex-husband was assaulted at an AA meeting the previous night. She said her ex didn’t want to report it but was afraid because he is 82 years old and had some facial injuries.


A caller reported there was an aggressive driver over the center line, swerving, speeding and running red lights at 12:27 p.m. Friday at Tedesco Street and Brookhouse Drive.

A report of teens smoking marijuana at 12:55 p.m. Saturday on State Street. Police checked the area and couldn’t find the group.

A caller reported at 1:07 p.m. Saturday on Village Street that her son was approached by three teenagers in a car on Friday after school when he was waiting for her to come pick him up.



Karen V. Dibella, 32, of 16 Raymond Road, Revere, was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct, disturbing the peace and resisting arrest at 1:42 a.m. Saturday.

Rui Encarnacao, 59, of 34 Oak St., Apt. 2, was arrested and charged with unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle at 12:42 p.m. Sunday.

Jason M. Lane, 27, of 23 Wenham St., Danvers, was arrested and charged with two counts of carrying a dangerous weapon, operation of a motor vehicle with a suspended license subsequent offense, failure to stop for police, child endangerment while OUI, Class A drug possession, OUI drugs and on a warrant at 8:55 p.m. Friday.


A report of a motor vehicle crash at 7:53 p.m. Friday at 7 Summit St. and 33 Centennial  Drive; at 11:49 a.m. Saturday at 5 Kosciusko St.; at 4:13 p.m. Saturday at 48 Andover St. and 2 Buttonwood Lane; at 1:31 p.m. Sunday at Ulta Beauty at 210U Andover St.; at 1:48 p.m. Sunday at 2 Tremont St. and 63 Central St.


A report of suspicious activity at 3:22 p.m. Friday at 3 Anthony Road. A caller reported kids around a condemned house. Police told the kids to leave the property.

A report of a suspicious motor vehicle at 7:05 p.m. Friday at 16 Crowninshield St. A caller reported a man sitting in his vehicle honking his horn; at 1:49 p.m. Saturday at 1 Lark St. and 14 Shillaber St. A caller believed a man inside a car was dealing drugs in the neighborhood. Police said previous involvements with the car showed the man might be a private investigator.

A report of a disturbance at 12:37 a.m. Saturday at 17 Essex Lane. A caller reported a man in her neighbor’s home had a handgun. The female homeowner told police the man walked into her home, demanded money and fled the area in an unknown direction after flashing a handgun. He was described as a dark-skinned black or Hispanic man who was masked and wearing a hood. Police reported approximately $100 was thrown at the suspect and there was no forced entry into the home. The victim said two purses, assorted jewelry, her personal and work checkbooks, identification and EBT card were missing.

A report of a neighborhood dispute at 2:39 p.m. Saturday at 50 ½ Aborn St. A caller reported the roofers next door were throwing debris on her property and it appears neighbors were arguing with the work crew.

A report of a road rage incident at 3:18 p.m. Sunday at Dunkin’ Donuts at 256 Andover St. A caller reported an unknown man threw a cup at her vehicle, causing a dent.


A report of a larceny at 10:50 a.m. Saturday at 201 Brooksby Village Drive. A caller reported jewelry missing from her apartment. Police said the jewelry went missing six months ago; at 2:55 p.m. Saturday at 34 Jordan Road. A caller reported there were unpaid purchases made on his credit card; at 12 p.m. Sunday at Bagel World at 246 Newbury St. A woman reported her wallet was stolen from the counter. The wallet was reportedly worth $800 and contained $20 in cash and various credit cards.



A report of suspicious activity at 2:16 p.m. Saturday at 50 Humphrey St.


A report of a larceny at 7:20 a.m. Saturday at 79 Nason Road; at 10:59 a.m. Saturday at Panera Bread at 433 Paradise Road.

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