Local Crime, Police/Fire

Police Log: 2-15-19

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.



Anthony Turner, 39, of 93 Timson St., was arrested and charged with drug possession with intent to distribute, disorderly conduct, violation of the city knife ordinance and resisting arrest at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday.


A report of a motor vehicle crash at 12:59 p.m. Wednesday at Liberty and Washington streets; at 2:25 p.m. Wednesday at 26 Morton Hill Ave.; at 3:45 p.m. Wednesday at 98 Laighton St.; at 6:04 p.m. Wednesday at 40 Cottage St.; at 9:59 p.m. Wednesday at Santander Bank at 35 Market Square; at 12:30 a.m. Thursday at 43 Moon Road; at 7:14 a.m. Thursday at 156 Linwood St.

A report of a motor vehicle hit and run crash at 10:38 p.m. Wednesday at Chestnut and Essex streets; at 7:28 a.m. Thursday at 109 Broad St.

A report of a motor vehicle crash with personal injury at 6:59 a.m. Thursday at Knights of Columbus Hall at 177 Lynnfield St.

Breaking and Entering

A report of a motor vehicle breaking and entering at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday at 33 Burrill Ave.


A report of a larceny at 3:56 p.m. Wednesday at 62 Verdmont Ave.; at 5:33 p.m. Wednesday at 1 Andrew St.



Alarm company reported an accidental burglar alarm at 205 Edgemere Road on Wednesday at 10:04 a.m.

Report of a false burglar alarm at 8 North Hill Drive on Wednesday at 10:11 a.m.

Medical aid requested at Lahey Health at 1350 Market St. on Wednesday at 5:47 p.m. Patient taken to the Lahey Hospital & Medical Center in Burlington.

Ambulance requested at 8 Dunstan Road on Wednesday at 9:34 p.m. Patient taken to Winchester Hospital.

MarketStreet security reported an open door at Gaslight at 1100 Market St. on Thursday at 1:38 a.m. Officer checked interior, checked alarm, and everything is OK.

Animal Control

Injured deer reported in the road at 1477 Main St. on Wednesday at 9:27 p.m. Officer reports the animal is in the home’s yard and message was left for the Animal Control officer.


Officer conducted a property check at the Center Market at 588 Main St. on Wednesday at 11 a.m. No issues to report.

Property check of Reedy Meadow Golf Course on Summer Street on Wednesday at 1:10 p.m. found no issues to report at this time.

Check of Forest Hill Cemetery on Forest Hill Avenue on Wednesday at 1:32 p.m. Clear, no issues to report at this time.

Caller from 30 Stillman Road reported footprints on his property on Wednesday at 4:12 p.m.

Disabled truck reported on Wednesday at 4:33 p.m. at 683 Walnut St. at 9 Bluejay Road. Officer reported assistance is on the way.



A report of a hit and run motor vehicle crash with a parked car on Pleasant Street at 2:26 p.m. on Wednesday.


A caller reported someone was blowing snow out into the middle of Lincoln Avenue at 9:31 a.m. on Wednesday.

A caller reported at 2:02 p.m. on Wednesday that a female came into the store on Pleasant Street the day before and produced a note that said something “like being an associate to murder is a crime.” They stated they had the female on security camera footage. Responding officers contacted the woman and she did not want to give officers an explanation for it.

A walk-in reported at 3:33 p.m. on Wednesday that someone took items from their West Shore Drive home. Responding officers took a report.

The executive director for the Salem YMCA called to report that, over the weekend, a 12-year-old at the swim meet made threats. He stated that since their permits for child care are with the town of Marblehead, he was required to report it with their department.

A caller reported a suspicious female inside threatening staff on Pleasant Street at 4:38 p.m. on Wednesday. Responding officers talked with her and stated they will follow up with a letter.



Bernie Tulip, 41, of 15 Central St., Apt. 204, was summoned on Tuesday at 3:39 p.m. at Stop & Shop Supermarket at 19 Howley St. for panhandling, a violation of an ordinance.


Sean O’Donnell, 23, of 3 Orchard Road, Gloucester, was summoned on Wednesday for making threats after a resident of Violet Road walked into the police station to report threatening phone calls.

Amber Fontaine, 26, of 176 Newbury St., was summoned following a motor vehicle stop at 586 Lowell and 0 Carpenter streets on Wednesday at 11:02 a.m. for the unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle. Car towed by 4-Star Tow.


Motor vehicle crash reported on Tuesday at 3:57 p.m. by the Department of Public Works at 2 Tremont and 63 Central streets. Officer checked the area and could not find crash.

Report of a motor vehicle crash on Tuesday at 4:13 p.m. on Centennial Drive. EMS and AAA notified. Mallia’s Tow on scene.

Motor vehicle crash reported at 29 Howley and 93 Walnut streets on Tuesday at 4:16 p.m. Officer reports no injuries, vehicle was pushed into  the Peabody Glass parking lot. Mallia’s Tow contacted.

Officer reports a three-car crash at Route 128 North and Centennial Drive on Tuesday at 4:23 p.m. Officer reports parties exchanged paperwork prior to police arrival.

Report of a motor vehicle into a pole at 21 Caller St. on Tuesday at 5:26 p.m. The Peabody Municipal Light Plant was contacted to repair the support bracket for the pole.

Officer reports vehicle into a pole at 732 Lowell St. on Wednesday at 10:17 a.m. Peabody Municipal Light Plant was contacted to check the pole.


Road rage incident reported on Violet Street on Tuesday at 4:04 p.m. Caller reported a man approached the victim’s vehicle with an unknown object. Officer spoke to the suspect on Barrett Road.

Employee at 7-Eleven at 23 Newbury St. reported a man and woman refused to leave on Tuesday at 4:57 p.m. They pumped gas and left in a vehicle with Massachusetts license plate no. 3WDJ70 toward Route 1 North.

Department of Public Works requested an officer assist with stopping a resident from throwing snow in front of 165 Lynn St. Officer spoke with the party who said there was a missed communication between him and DPW and will clean up snow.

Resident of 8 LeBlanc Drive reported a past breaking and entering on Tuesday at 9:34 p.m. Caller said basement window was open when they arrived home, items out of place and an empty bottle of vodka left by the window, unknown if anything was stolen.

Report of an open manhole at 79 Lynn and 2 Brown streets on Wednesday at 6:31 a.m. Department of Public Works notified.

Well-being check requested at 8 Swampscott Ave. on Wednesday at 8:37 a.m. Atlantic Ambulance responded to a Lifeline call and patient is now trying to report an assault and battery. Officer reports mental health issues and will document.



A report of a woman at Hallmark Health trying to get a prescription filled at 10:16 a.m. Wednesday. When she was denied, she allegedly made several threats toward the staff.

A report that a vehicle was dropped off in the parking lot of Polo Gas with all four doors open with no occupants after the business was closed at 8:40 p.m. Wednesday.


A report of shoplifting from Kohl’s Department Store at 1:06 p.m. Wednesday.



A report of suspicious activity at 24 Norfolk Ave. at 2:44 a.m. on Wednesday.

A report of hazardous conditions on Danvers Road at 1:49 p.m. on Wednesday.


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