Local Crime, Police/Fire

Police Log: 1-31-19

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.



Charles Derochemont, 40, of 1A Macarthur Circle, Peabody, was arrested and charged with OUI drugs and serious injury, marked lanes violation and negligent operation of a motor vehicle at 8:55 a.m. Wednesday.


A report of a motor vehicle crash at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Lynnfield Street and Millard Avenue; at 1:34 p.m. Tuesday at Oxford and Willow streets; at 3:16 p.m. Tuesday at Boston and Chestnut streets; at 3:56 p.m. Tuesday at 205 Lynn Shore Drive; at 5:26 p.m. Tuesday at Eastern Avenue and Lynn Shore Drive; at 5:51 a.m. Wednesday at Euclid and Lake View avenues; at 6:08 a.m. Wednesday on Lynnway; at 6:25 a.m. Wednesday on Fernwood Avenue; at 6:51 a.m. Wednesday at Lynnway and Pleasant Street; at 7:02 a.m. Wednesday at Euclid and Magnolia avenues; at 7:20 a.m. Wednesday at 24 Clairmont St.; at 7:23 a.m. Wednesday at Walnut and Wyman streets; at 7:50 a.m. Wednesday at 90 Neptune Blvd.; at 8:16 a.m. Wednesday at 3 Elsie Road; at 8:17 a.m. Wednesday at Linwood and Walnut streets; at 8:36 a.m. Wednesday at 36 Newhall St.; at 8:54 a.m. Wednesday at Ford and Maple streets; at 11:32 a.m. Wednesday at Bennett and Commercial streets; at 11:44 a.m. Wednesday at Eastern and Western avenues.

A report of a motor vehicle crash with personal injury at 5:18 p.m. Tuesday at Chestnut and Goodridge streets; at 5:33 p.m. Tuesday at Liberty and Washington streets; at 10:05 p.m. Tuesday at N Federal and Walnut streets; at 7:39 a.m. Wednesday at Ford and Maple streets; at 7:57 a.m. Wednesday at Lynn Public Library at 5 North Common St.; at 8:01 a.m. Wednesday at 520 Eastern Ave.; at 8:40 a.m. Wednesday at 3 Adams St.

A report of a motor vehicle hit and run crash at 6:34 a.m. Wednesday on Beacon Hill Avenue; at 7:07 a.m. Wednesday at Broadway and Lynnfield Street.


A report of an assault and battery at 12:54 p.m. Tuesday on Boston Street; at 11:35 p.m. Tuesday on Green Street.

A report of an assault at 8:14 a.m. Wednesday on Brimblecom Street.

Breaking and Entering

A report of a breaking and entering at 2:40 p.m. Tuesday at 280 Union St.

A report of a motor vehicle breaking and entering at 8:02 p.m. Tuesday at 9 Waitt Road.


A report of an opiate overdose at 4:16 p.m. Tuesday on Norcross Terrace.


A report of a larceny at 4:23 p.m. Tuesday at 83 Cottage St.; at 6:37 p.m. Tuesday at 330 Lynnway; at 9:14 p.m. Tuesday at 45 Lewis St.; at 10:11 a.m. Wednesday at 65 Gertrude St.; at 10:32 a.m. Wednesday at 36 Haviland Ave.; at 10:39 a.m. Wednesday at 16 Chisholm St.

A report of motor vehicle theft at 4:54 p.m. Tuesday at 54 Hanover St.



Motor vehicle crash with property damage reported at 771 Salem St. at 462 South Broadway on Tuesday at 11:14 p.m. Officer assisted operators with paperwork exchange.                     

Minor motor vehicle crash reported with property damage but no personal injury at 846 Salem St. at 39 Munroe St. on Wednesday at 6:46 a.m. Officer stood by for paper exchange.


Fire alarm set off by smoke from a fireplace at 2 Daventry Court on Tuesday at 5:23 p.m. Resident reports it was accidental.

Central Signal Corp. reports an accidental fire alarm at Yard House at 340 Market St. on Tuesday at 5:52 p.m. Call handled by the Lynnfield Fire Department.

Disabled auto reported at 1 Moulton Drive and 570 South Broadway on Tuesday at 8:49 p.m. Officer reports unable to find the vehicle.

Multiple burglar alarms sounded at The Savings Bank at 584 Main St. on Tuesday at 10:13 p.m. Officer reports all is OK.


An elderly resident at 220 Essex St. requested police assistance with her garage door on Tuesday at 9:52 a.m.

Request from the Everett Police Department to deliver a summons at 726 Summer St. on Tuesday at 10:25 a.m. Officer reports they were unable to make contact with resident.

Medical Aid

Request for an ambulance at the Boston Sports Club at 425 Walnut St. on Tuesday at 8:31 a.m. Officer reports patient taken to Union Hospital.

Well-being check requested at 583 North Broadway on Tuesday at 11:05 p.m. Caller said unable to locate the person and their vehicle was gone from Green Street. Officer reported the woman was taken from Green Street to her home.



A caller reported that motorcyclists came out of nowhere on Lafayette Street with no warning and he hit them at 8:23 p.m. on Tuesday.


A caller saw the police department’s Facebook post about the suspicious blue minivan and reported, at 7:54 a.m. on Tuesday, she saw guys walking on Pilgrim Road about three weeks ago. She stated she videotaped them because they looked out of place while walking slow and carrying a brown paper bag. She stated they were in their 40s; reported on Jan. 17 at 9:32 a.m. he was on Warren Road and saw a gray sedan turn onto Rockcliff Road, took a photo of a home, lingered for a bit, then a man got out wearing an orange vest and left a package. Officers reached out to the homeowner and they stated they didn’t think it was related to the suspicious blue minivan; at 2:33 p.m. on Tuesday after seeing the Facebook post, report of a possible attempted break-in on Monday to their toy hauler/trailer; at 3:16 p.m. on Tuesday, resident reported seeing a blue van going up and down Pickwick Road driving very slowly.

A caller reported the light in the lighthouse on Lighthouse Lane was out at 8:50 a.m. on Tuesday.

A USPS supervisor reported at 12:48 p.m. on Tuesday that a carrier was delivering mail on Tedesco Street and noticed a broken front door window with the door slightly open. They stated they didn’t believe anyone was home. Responding officers stated the interior was completely smashed with glass and the exterior door was closed. Neighbors stated they didn’t see anything out of the ordinary.

A walk-in reported at 12:58 p.m. on Tuesday that a female driver was speeding at Atlantic Avenue and Gerry Street and gave them the finger as she passed by.

A caller reported an open back door on Trinity Road at 1:27 p.m. on Tuesday. Responding officers stated the homeowner left it open.



Erica Shamaria McCulldough, 24, of 16 Columbus Ave., Saugus was arrested following a traffic stop on Linden Street on Monday at 5:21 p.m. and charged with the unlicensed operation of an uninsured, unregistered motor vehicle, and a number plate and lights violations.

Hendrich Marrtinezcorrea, 41, of 29 Perkins St., Apt 2, Salem, was arrested following a motor vehicle stop at 69 Walnut St. and 24 Caller St. on Tuesday at 10:45 a.m. and charged with possession of Class A and B drugs with intent to distribute, and forging and misusing Registry of Motor Vehicles documents.


Report of a motor vehicle crash on Monday at 5:55 p.m. at 161 Lowell St. Officer reports there were no injuries and no tow needed.

A 911 call of a motor vehicle crash at Route 128 South and 208 Andover St. on Tuesday at 9:49 a.m. Sargent checked, no injuries or tows.


Homeowner reports there may have been a breaking and entering in her basement window at 18 Rainbow Circle on Monday at 4:17 p.m.

Manager at Boston Bounce at 5B Webster St. reported a customer lost his wallet on Monday at 5:19 p.m. The manager found the wallet and the customer said there should have been cash in it. Officer will document.

Officer requested to keep the peace on Monday at 7:46 p.m. at 50 Russell St. while resident’s brother gets some clothes and a vehicle from the driveway.

Suspicious Dodge Charger with its lights on at Trader Joe’s at 300 Andover St. on Monday at 11:23 p.m. Caller said it’s a regular occurrence at store closing time and none of the employees know who the vehicle belongs to. Officer reports the operator was consuming fast food he had just purchased. He was advised to take it elsewhere.

Caller from 20 Harris St. reports suspicious activity in the backyard on Tuesday at 1:24 a.m. Resident said a trash barrel has been knocked over. Officers searched the area and all is OK.

Report of a tire on the road at 550 Lowell St. and 232 Newbury St. on Tuesday at 6:12 a.m. that is causing a traffic hazard. Officer reports tire was removed from the street and placed on the island. Department of Public Works contacted.

Motor vehicle reported blocking the driveway at 310 Lowell St. on Tuesday at 6:13 a.m. Officer reports the vehicle was towed by All-Star Towing.

Caller reported possible theft of a wallet at Dunkin’ Donuts on Tuesday at 6:43 a.m. Reporting party said he dropped his wallet and a man in his 20s-30s  picked it up and fled in a red vehicle. Officer will document.

Sewer cover off in the middle of Lake Street at 0 Huntington Drive on Tuesday at 8:26 a.m. The Department of Public Works was contacted.

Report of motor vehicles parked on both sides of 2 Perley Ave. and 39 Herrick Road on Tuesday at 8:49 a.m. and it’s unclear if vehicles can get through. Officer reports no violations.

Caller reports three people arguing outside of 73 Birch St. on Tuesday at 8:59 a.m. Officer said the argument was over neighborhood kids using the yard as a cut through. The matter was resolved.

Case of fraud reported on Tuesday at 12:28 p.m. at 6 Albert Road. Reporting party said there were fraudulent transactions on their bank account.  

Report of two toddlers running around at 72 Central St. on Tuesday at 12:47 p.m. Officer reports mother came to get the children and the reporting party left the scene.


Well-being check requested at 2 Lisa Road on Monday at 10:19 p.m. Man called to say his friend was texting him messages that she is going to hurt herself and is not answering. Officer made contact with the woman and her mother and they denied medical treatment at this time. Officer will document.



A report of a motor vehicle accident at Lincoln Avenue and Central Street at 2:58 p.m. Tuesday; at 13 Walnut St. at 2:35 a.m. Wednesday; at 66 Main St. at 5:41 a.m. Wednesday; at 98 Main St. at 5:55 a.m. Tuesday; at Howard and Main streets at 6:57 a.m. Tuesday.


A report of wires down at 19 Jasper St. and 7 Auburn St. at 3:24 p.m. Tuesday.

A Thistle Road resident reported that two men walked into her home with guns at 7:01 p.m. Tuesday.


A report of shoplifting at Macy’s Department Store at 3:38 p.m. Tuesday.

A caller reported his passenger side rain guard was stolen off his vehicle while he was in Target at 4:18 p.m. Tuesday.


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