Local Crime, Police/Fire

Police Log: 2-14-19

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.



Marc Healey, of 435 Essex St., was arrested on warrant charges of leaving the scene of property damage and operation of a motor vehicle with a suspended license at 11:01 a.m. Tuesday.


A report of a motor vehicle crash at 12:16 p.m. Tuesday at 295 Lynnway; at 1:18 p.m. Tuesday at Boston and Federal streets; at 3:04 p.m. Tuesday at Herbert and High Rock streets; at 3:09 p.m. Tuesday at Western Avenue and Whiting Street; at 3:12 p.m. Tuesday at Dearborn Avenue and Summer Street; at 3:14 p.m. Tuesday at 68 Lawton Ave.; at 3:29 p.m. Tuesday at Chadwell Court and Summer Street; at 3:43 p.m. Tuesday at Hamilton and Lawton avenues; at 3:59 p.m. Tuesday at Ford and Maple streets; at 5:23 p.m. Tuesday at 449 Essex St.; at 10:40 p.m. Tuesday at Sparhawk Road and Walnut Street; at 6:36 a.m. Wednesday at Hamilton and Rock avenues.

A report of a motor vehicle crash with personal injury at 3:59 p.m. Tuesday at Clairmont Street and Euclid Avenue.


A report of a larceny at 2:33 p.m. Tuesday at 94 Kirtland St.; at 2:52 p.m. Tuesday at 5 Chase St.; at 5:28 p.m. Tuesday at 4 Douglass St.

A report of motor vehicle theft at 10:08 a.m. Wednesday at 701 Western Ave.; at 10:23 a.m. Wednesday at 66 Bassett St.


A report of motor vehicle vandalism at 7:46 p.m. Tuesday at 711 Boston St.



Nelson Rodriguez, 50, of 41 Dennis Road, Malden, was summoned for operating a motor vehicle with a revoked license on Tuesday at 5:40 p.m. following a traffic stop at Lynnfield Street at Lookout Terrace.

Dante Loiacono, 60, of 60 Harris Road, Lynn, was summoned on Tuesday at 6:15 p.m. for operating a motor vehicle with a revoked license.


Party came to the Lynnfield Police Department on Tuesday at 10:58 a.m. to report  a hit and run crash in Danvers.

Motor vehicle crash reported at 758 Main St. at 11 Essex St. on Tuesday at 3:41 p.m.

Caller reported a hit and run crash reported with no personal injury on Tuesday at 4:08 p.m. on Brook Drive.

Motor vehicle crash with property damage reported on Walnut Street on Tuesday at 8:42 p.m. Officer took report.


Lynnfield Fire Department reports a carbon monoxide alarm sounding at 3 Red Twig Lane on Tuesday at 9:50 a.m. Firefighter reports alarm is defective.

Alarm company canceled the panic alarm sounded at 200 Chestnut St. on Tuesday at 9:57 a.m.

Accidental burglar alarm reported on Tuesday at 1:20 p.m. at 42 Stillman Road.

Animal Control

Resident of 17 Tophet Road reports an issue with a dog in the neighborhood on Tuesday at 12:06 p.m.


Officer reports cable wires down at 990 Salem St. on Tuesday at 10 a.m. Cable company notified.

Breaking and entering reported at 23 Fernway on Tuesday at 10:39 a.m.

Resident of 3 Hilltop Road reported receiving a suspicious telephone call on Tuesday at 11:53 a.m.      

Caller reported a man came to his door at 635 Lowell St. on Tuesday at 9:31 p.m. and asked if he wanted his driveway plowed, but his red pickup truck did not have a plow. Officer checked the area but was unable to locate the vehicle.

Medical Aid

Request for an ambulance on Tuesday at 12:11 p.m. at 32 Doncaster Circle. Officer reports patient taken to Lahey Hospital & Medical Center in Peabody.

Medical aid rescue requested on Tuesday at 2:07 p.m. from 12 Ramsdell Way. Patient taken to Brigham & Women’s Hospital in Boston.

Ambulance request from 505 Ross Drive on Monday at 4:18 p.m. Patient taken to Union Hospital in Lynn.

Manager at United Parcel Service on Kimball Lane called for an employee evaluation for a possible drug overdose on Wednesday at 4:29 a.m.



A report of a larceny/forgery/fraud at 9:03 a.m. Tuesday on Naugus Avenue. A caller reported a report was filed with Dallas Police on Jan. 16 for the purchase order fraud and theft of money paid for merchandise that was not delivered. The location of the crime was in Dallas for a loss of $9,947.

A caller reported he was being harassed by his soon-to-be ex-wife at 9:36 a.m. Tuesday at an undisclosed address. He sent several texts and emails telling her to stop contacting him and she was continuing.

A caller reported there was a package at the Old Town House on Market Square at 12:47 p.m. Tuesday. He said it was in an odd place and it was either delivered incorrectly or unintentionally.

A caller reported he got home to find a plow truck in his driveway at 1:18 p.m. Tuesday on Summer Street.

A report of suspicious activity at 2 p.m. Tuesday on West Shore Drive. An officer reported seeing a man walking toward Salem on the rail trail, who refused to identify himself.

A report of a suspicious package at 3:43 p.m. Tuesday on Pleasant Street. A caller reported a black pick-up truck with two occupants pulled up in front of the bank. The passenger reportedly got out, grabbed a backpack from the bed of the truck, threw it into the fenced-in area by the front door and drove off. An officer responded and reported the only thing visible was a black balloon over the fence by the front door.

A report of a scam call at 5:29 p.m. Tuesday on Middle Street. A caller reported receiving a scam call regarding his credit card and was told by police not to give out any information over the phone.

A caller reported DPW plowed the snow against the front of his house and he couldn’t get out from his front door at 10:30 p.m. Tuesday.

A caller reported a manhole cover was completely off at 6:07 a.m. Wednesday at Roosevelt Avenue and Elm Street.

A caller was looking to set up an MRI appointment and called police to do so at 7:11 a.m. Wednesday on May Street. Police told him he called 911 and they don’t set up doctor’s appointments.


A report of a possible overdose at 11:31 p.m. Tuesday on Cutter Court. A 15-year-old girl reportedly took a handful of Adderall.



Scott Jeffrey Caputo, 52, of 151 Bartholomew St., was arrested on a warrant on Monday at 6:08 and charged with assault on a family member, rape, and possession of and improper storage of a firearm or ammunition in a dwelling, and threat to commit a crime.   

Julio R. Gomez-Coronado, 46, of 92 Empire St., Lynn, was arrested and charged with operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license, motor vehicle of a red or blue light violation, and speeding at a rate of speed exceeding the posted limit.


A report of a tow truck with flashing blue and red lights at 10:04 p.m. Tuesday. One person was arrested.



Alan Souza DeJesus, 41, of  590 Lincoln Ave., Saugus, was summoned on Monday at 5:15 p.m. following a traffic stop on Route 128 North for the unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and equipment violation. Car towed by Gaeta’s Tow.

Xavier Moacyr, 54, of 8 Elliot Place, was summoned following a motor vehicle stop at Exit 28 on Route 128 North on Monday at 6:55 p.m. for the unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and failure to move over for an emergency response vehicle.

Paul P. Plourde, 61, of 6 Babscott Lane, Kingston, N.H., was summoned on Tuesday at 2:08 p.m. for operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol and drugs after a caller reported a man passed out behind the wheel at Holden Oil Co. at 91 Lynnfield St. He was taken to the Lahey Hospital & Medical Center by EMS. Vehicle was towed by Mallia’s Towing.   


Motor vehicle crash reported on Monday at 6:07 p.m. at  550 Lowell St. at 232 Newbury St. The Massachusetts State Police were notified and responded to the call.

A past hit and run crash that occurred on Monday between the hours of 11:15 a.m. and 12:45 p.m. at 16 Hingston St. was reported on Monday at 6:44 p.m. Officer will document.

Minor motor vehicle crash reported at CVS Pharmacy on Tuesday at 10:53 p.m. at 535 Lowell St. Officer assisted with paperwork exchange.

Animal Control

Caller from 3200 Crane Brook Way reports a dog has been left inside a black Ford F150 pickup for several hours and is barking on Monday at 9:10 p.m. Animal Control officer reported calling the home telephone of the vehicle’s owner and spoke to her. The woman told police she knows who is operating the truck and will call. Officer spoke with the party who said the dog was left for 30 minutes at most and they are on the way home.

Voicemail message left for the Animal Control officer from 202 Washington St. left seeking a home for her deceased sister’s cat on Tuesday at 10:33 a.m. On callback, they were advised the city does not take animals but could put her in touch with a rescue organization.

On Tuesday at 11:09 a.m. a caller from 102 Lowell St. reported a black and white 9-year-old female, domestic short-haired cat, Nikki, bit a veterinary technician during a routine nail trim, on Feb. 11. Nikki is vaccinated against rabies. Vet tech sought medical treatment and is aware of cat’s status.


Manager of Audi Peabody at 252 Andover St. reported $760 in counterfeit bills were handed off to him on Monday at 4:06 p.m. Officer confiscated the money and will bring to criminal Investigation Department for evidence.

The Peabody Public Library at 82 Main St. reported a teenager trespassing on Monday at 4:50 p.m. Officer reports girl was advised to leave and not return.

McDonald’s Restaurant at 133 Main St. reported a group of teenagers making noise in lobby on Monday at 5:50 p.m. Officer reports teens left for the evening.

Lahey Medical Center at 1 Essex Center Drive requested assistance with a disorderly patient in the emergency room on Monday at 9:47 p.m. Officer reports patient has calmed down and all is OK.

Methadone Clinic at 172 Newbury St. requested an unknown person be removed from the parking lot on Tuesday at 6:37 a.m. Officer reports party left the area and went back to her motel.

Person out of control reported at 15 Hingston St. on Tuesday at 7:44 a.m. Officer reports party left without incident.

Attempted burglary in progress reported on Tuesday at 11:38 a.m. Resident of 43 Benevento Circle said a man, about 50 years old, wearing a blue hat and blue jacket is in her backyard and went over to the backyard of 45 Benevento Circle. Officers checked the house, but suspect was gone upon arrival.



A report of a motor vehicle accident at Eastern Bank on Lincoln Avenue at 2:41 p.m. Tuesday; at 376 Essex St. at 2:43 p.m. Tuesday; at Lincoln Avenue and Wendell Street at 3:20 p.m. Tuesday; on Salem Turnpike at 3:45 p.m. Tuesday; at 177 Winter St. at 3:46 p.m. Tuesday; at 171 Hamilton St. at 3:58 p.m. Tuesday; at 181 Broadway at 6:13 p.m. Tuesday; on Salem Turnpike at 6:53 p.m. Tuesday.


A report of vandalism to a motor vehicle at 26 Forest Ave. at 2 p.m. Tuesday; at Saugus High School at 2:40 p.m. Tuesday.

A report of a man carrying a duffle bag wearing a dark hoodie and jacket, baggy pants, and no shoes in the area of 131 Vine St. at 10:44 p.m. Tuesday. The front door of the home is also wide open, according to the caller. Police report speaking to the resident who had a friend over.


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