Local Crime, Police/Fire

Police Log: 2-19-19

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.



A caller reported his car slid into a tree and both the tree and car are damaged on Smith Street at 4:22 a.m. Monday.


A caller reported he passed a black sedan that had a high school-aged boy “hanging out the window” on Ocean Avenue at 2:58 p.m. Sunday.

A caller reported his condo neighbor has someone working on the gutters “at this time of night” on Prospect Street at 6 p.m. Sunday.

A Gregory Street resident reported a fire in her dishwasher at 11:19 p.m. Sunday.

A caller reported that four street lights were out on Sevinor Road at 1:29 a.m. Monday.

A report of an outside odor of gas at Lafayette and Humphrey streets at 7:24 a.m. Monday.



Jose Welton DeOliveira, 37, of 7 Oak St., was arrested on Thursday at 3:31 p.m. following a motor vehicle stop at Michelle’s Market at 85 Main St. and charged with operating a motor vehicle without a license. The vehicle was towed by Mallia’s Towing.
Amanda Lee McManus, 34, of 111 Foster St., Apt. 205, was arrested on Friday at 9:41 a.m. on an outstanding warrant from Woburn District Court and charged with possession of a Class B drug.


Shaun LeBlanc, 38, was summoned following a traffic stop on Thursday at 5:05 p.m. at Rainbow Adult Day Center at 210 Lowell St. and charged with a safety belt violation.

Ruby Valentin, 27, was summoned following a traffic stop at Rainbow Adult Day Center at 210 Lowell St. for the unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, red light and safety belt violation on Thursday at 5:05 p.m. Vehicle towed by Mallia’s Tow.

A 17-year-old juvenile was summoned following a traffic stop on Thursday at 5:29 p.m. at 7-Eleven at 24 Lake St. for operating an unregistered, uninsured vehicle and attaching plates.

James D. Husson, 41, of 12 Hillcrest Ave., Beverly, was summoned following a motor vehicle stop at Turnpike Car Wash at 80 Newbury St. on Friday at 10:02 a.m. for operating a vehicle after a license suspension.


Motor vehicle crash reported on Thursday at 6:13 p.m. at 258 Washington St. Officer reported no injuries and Mallia’s Towing en route.

Motor vehicle into a pole reported at 33 Clement Ave. on Thursday at 10:23 p.m. Officer reports no injuries and tow trucks en route.

Caller reported a Trombly bus was involved in a motor vehicle crash reported on Friday at 8:24 a.m. on Lowell Street. Officer checked from 100 Lowell St. to Peabody High School but was unable to locate. Bus eventually found in front of 78 Lowell St. Paperwork was exchanged.

Minor motor vehicle crash reported at 139 Summit St. on Friday at 9:42 a.m. Officer will document.

Caller reports his motor vehicle was sideswiped by a vehicle with Massachusetts plate no. 1NJA11 on Friday at 10:39 a.m. at 56 Tremont St. Officer checked the area but could not locate the reporting person.

Minor motor vehicle crash and possible hit and run reported on Friday at 11 a.m. at 56B Central St. The officer has a possible suspect vehicle, and will be following up the incident. The suspect was not home at this time. The officer spoke with the suspect and who said he was not sure what to do at the scene. The officer assisted the operators in exchanging their information.

Hit and run crash reported at Red’s Kitchen & Tavern at 131 Newbury St. on Friday at 12:55 p.m. The officer has a possible suspect and the Lynn Police Department was asked to make a notification so that the officer can speak with the vehicle’s owner.

Animal Control

Caller from Veterans Memorial Drive reports neglect of two dogs on Friday at 1:05 p.m. She said the dogs’ owners recently moved to Beverly. Animal Control officer advised her to file her complaint with the Beverly Police Department. No further action required.
Request for a well-being check for three dogs on Belfast Street on Friday at 2:09 p.m. Officer spoke to the dogs’ owner because she wasn’t feeling well.


An employee of Phil’s Towing & Recovery Service at 65 North Central St. reports a customer is upset about the storage fee on Thursday at 3:01 p.m. The officer will be taking the woman to Bank of America so she can get money to pay for the bill. The officer said the bill was paid and she drove away.

Caller reported someone struck his car at 7 Central St. on Thursday at 4 p.m. Suspect vehicle was reported with license plate no. 964CH7.

Suspicious white 18-wheeler with Massachusetts plate no. AP4110  reported blocking traffic on Summit Street on Thursday at 4:55 p.m.  Officer reports vehicle was moved without incident.

Peabody Library staff at 82 Main St. reported three juveniles refusing to leave on Thursday at 6:33 p.m. Officer reports they were gone when police arrived.

Woman from 5 Theresa Road reported her husband is having a verbal argument outside their home on Thursday at 8:13 p.m. over an item sold. Officer spoke to the husband. The parties left prior to the arrival of police.

Loud discussion between a husband and wife on Foster Street on Friday at 4:06 a.m. reported by neighbor. Officer reports no issue at this time, all quiet.

Northshore Mall security at 210 North Andover St. reported needing assistance to remove a customer who is not listening to his orders on Friday at 7:33 a.m. Officer helped security remove the party.

Report of a white male in a red plaid shirt with a baseball cap nodding off at 2 County St. and 91 Lynn St. on Friday at 7:44 a.m. Officer reports person gone upon police arrival.

An employee of the McVann O’Keefe Rink at 511 Lowell St. reported someone passed a counterfeit $50 bill on Friday at 8:54 a.m. The officer will document the incident.

A 911 caller reported she is unhappy with her order at Sonic Drive-In at 55 Newbury St. and threatened to break the employees’ necks on Friday at 12:28 p.m. The officer stated the caller wanted the phone number of the business and the name of the manager. She already has the phone number and she will wait in the parking lot for the manager to start their shift at 5 p.m. If she goes inside, they will contact the police.

Caller reports a UPS truck has been in front of 7 West Diane Road for 30 minutes on Friday at 1:23 p.m. and it sounds like someone is throwing packages around inside. The reporting party called back and stated that the truck left.

Report of a woman in a gray motor vehicle that is yelling out the window, and driving up and down Lowell Street and around the Peabody District Court parking lot. Officer reported the operator was lost and looking for Metro PCS. She left without incident.

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