Local Crime, Police/Fire

Police Log: 5-2-19

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.



Felipe Diaz, 71, of 95 Hanover St., was arrested and charged with operation of a motor vehicle with a revoked license as a habitual traffic offender, OUI drugs third offense, Class B drug possession subsequent offense, Class E drug possession and negligent operation of a motor vehicle at 12:05 p.m. Wednesday.

Vanessa Forte, 32, of 384 Chatham St., was arrested and charged with Class A drug possession, Class B drug possession, Class E drug possession, disguise to obstruct justice, failure to appear upon recognizance and on a warrant at 12:07 p.m. Tuesday.

Brian Mishel, of 110 Newhall St., was arrested on warrant charges of Class B drug possession, Class E drug distribution and drug possession with intent to distribute at 12:17 p.m. Tuesday.

Daniel Rossetti, 26, of 107 Norwich Circle, Medford, was arrested on a courtesy booking at 10:49 a.m. Wednesday.


A report of a motor vehicle crash with personal injury at 3:51 p.m. Tuesday at Ford and Locust streets.

A report of a motor vehicle crash at 5:43 p.m. Tuesday at Market and State streets; at 6:08 p.m. Tuesday at 65 Boston St.; at 8:49 p.m. Tuesday at Chatham and Essex streets; at 12:47 a.m. Wednesday at 858 Lynnfield St.; at 10:01 a.m. Wednesday at Light and Summer streets; at 10:55 a.m. Wednesday at 35 Washington St.; at 10:56 a.m. Wednesday at Baltimore and Nahant streets; at 11:16 a.m. Wednesday at 20 Central Ave.; at 12:27 p.m. Wednesday at 21 Cliff St.

Breaking and Entering

A report of a motor vehicle breaking and entering at 2:10 p.m. Tuesday at 453 Lynnway; at 9:36 a.m. Wednesday at 18 Joyce St.

A report of a breaking and entering at 7:53 p.m. Tuesday at 19 Porter St.; at 7:47 a.m. Wednesday at 50 Lynnway.


A report of an overdose at 11:26 a.m. Wednesday on Estes Street.


A report of motor vehicle theft at 12:15 p.m. Tuesday at 295 Lynn Shore Drive.

A report of a larceny at 12:31 p.m. Wednesday at Subway at 44 State St.



Patrick Millar, 18, of 8 Candlewood Road, was arrested following a well-being request at that address on Tuesday at 11:37 p.m. He was charged with unlawful possession of a firearm, and receiving stolen property in excess of $1,200.


Hit and run motor vehicle crash reported on Tuesday at 9:34 p.m. on Route 128 North at Exit 43. Caller said he was sideswiped on the highway and the driver refused to pull over. He reports the operator pulled into MarketStreet and is driving around. Call referred to the Massachusetts State Police.

Motor vehicle crash with property damage reported on Lynnfield Street on Wednesday at 1:11 a.m. Call handled by the Lynn Police Department.


Accidental 911 call from Lynnfield High School at 275 Essex St. on Tuesday at 12:31 p.m. Officer reports everything appears in order.

False 911 call from 150 Walnut St. on Tuesday at 7:03 p.m. Officer reports call was an accident.

Burglar alarm sounded in science room 104 at Lynnfield High School at 275 Essex St. on Wednesday at 5:05 a.m. Officer reports everything appears in order.

A 911 call from MarketStreet was received on Wednesday at 7:26 a.m. Officer reports all is OK.


Partridge Lane resident reported a vehicle has been parked on the property for more than a week on Tuesday at 10:38 a.m. Officer reports the vehicle is parked on private property by a new resident of the condominium complex.

Disabled automobile reported by the Peabody Police Department on Tuesday at 1:19 p.m. at Route 1 and Salem Street. Officer reports car carrier is stuck. Call handled by the Massachusetts State Police.

Caller from 95 Walnut St. reports a suspicious man knocking on the door on Tuesday at 3:11 p.m. The man is driving a gray sedan. Police cannot locate anyone fitting that description.

Theft reported at 803 Essex Village on Tuesday at 4:30 p.m.

Loud noise reported on Wednesday at 1:55 a.m. at Lynnfield Commons at 375 North Broadway, Apt 3-201. Officer reports residents agreed to keep the noise down for the night.

Medical Aid

Ambulance requested on Tuesday at 4:30 p.m. at Sunrise Assisted Living at 55 Salem St., Apt. 120. Patient taken to the hospital.

Request for medical aid at 500 Ross St. on Tuesday at 8:41 p.m. Patient taken to the hospital.



A caller reported at 11:12 a.m. on Tuesday that her car was parked overnight on Ocean Avenue and it was struck by an unknown car.

A caller reported a tow truck swiped a parked vehicle on Prospect Street at 3:26 p.m. on Tuesday.


A caller reported at 1:16 p.m. on Tuesday that a suspicious vehicle pulled up on Central Street, across from the caller’s home. They stated the vehicle had no reason for being there and he believed the people in it were smoking. Responding officers stated the car was parked legally, the male parties were “playing the assassin game,” and there was no smell of marijuana.

A caller reported there was an A1 Exterminator truck in her Lattimer Street driveway at 3:13 p.m. on Tuesday. They stated they didn’t request any service and she approached the van driver to tell him that. She stated she told him it was the wrong house and he said he knew, but still refused to move his van. Responding officers said the van was gone on arrival.

A caller reported at 5:19 p.m. on Tuesday that he could see someone attempting to break into his Tedesco Street home on the security camera. He described the party as a male with a green jacket who appeared to be homeless. Responding officers contacted Swampscott police and were able to get an identification on the male party.

A caller reported at 6:10 p.m. on Tuesday that his 10-year-old son was outside at the Tower School earlier in the day with a friend. He stated his son reported a vehicle approached them with people in it yelling at the kids and then took off. Later, the caller took his son into the station to provide officers with more details.

A caller reported three males in a Jeep on Smith Street at 9:05 p.m. on Tuesday. They stated one male got out and went into a neighbor’s yard, took something, put it under his shirt, then ran back to the Jeep and the vehicle took off. Responding officers spoke with the neighbor and they reported a knocked over statue but nothing missing.

A 60-year-old male called at 12:12 a.m. on Wednesday to report he took an herbal supplement, which gave “his body a strange sensation.” First responders reported the male took several supplements. He was transported to North Shore Medical Center.



Celso E. Pojoy Juarez, 30, of 142 Washington St., Lynn, was arrested and charged with operating under the influence of liquor.


A caller reported someone contacted him claiming to be from social security and asking for money at 5:13 p.m. Friday.

A report of a car driving erratically inbound on Nahant Road with no headlights on at 9:53 p.m. Friday.

A caller reported a group of Girl Scouts finding syringes on the Department of Recreation and Conservation beach at 2:43 p.m. Sunday.



Alfonso Ribas, 41, will be summoned for operating an unregistered and uninsured motor vehicle, and attaching plates after an officer spotted the vehicle at 11 Dearborn Road on Tuesday at 1:38 p.m.


Minor motor vehicle crash reported at Route 1 North by Lowell Street on Monday at 6:41 p.m. Massachusetts State Police notified, they will handle the call.

Motor vehicle crash reported at 231 Lowell St. on Tuesday at 9:34 a.m. Officer reported the operator was evaluated by Atlantic Ambulance staff but refused service. Vehicle towed by Arringtons.


Northshore Mall at 210 Andover St. reports a past shoplifting at Sephora with at least $1,500 taken on Monday at 5:13 p.m.

Resident of 2 Bresnahan St., Apt 2 reports an unknown person banging at his door on Monday at 7:37 p.m. Officer reports the person was a Chinese food delivery driver.

Officer was flagged down at 166 Main St. by a resident who believes his apartment was broken into on Monday at 10:33 p.m. Officer reports the tenant appears to have scared the burglars away and nothing appears to have been stolen, though the door is damaged.

Caller from 21 Scenic Road requests police assistance with a dispute she is having with a taxi driver on Monday at 11:11 p.m. Officers reported the driver chose to deny service based on her attitude. Reporting party will call another cab company.   

Medical Aid

Well-being check requested by a caller for a 5-foot-6-inch elderly man in his 80s wearing a green jacket walking on Route 1 South near Dearborn Road on Monday at 7:16 p.m. Officer located than man on Route 1 South approaching Lake Street. Massachusetts State Police also on scene will take the man home to Lynn.


Caller from Winn Residential’s Brown School Residences at 200 Lynn St. reports an unresponsive man who is breathing on Monday at 5:44 p.m. Officer reports patient was taken to Salem Hospital and officer will follow the ambulance.


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