Local Crime, Police/Fire

Police log: 5-31-19

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Howell Thomas, 68, of 37 Breed St., was arrested and charged with drinking in public at 3:54 p.m. Wednesday.


A report of a motor vehicle crash at 3:03 p.m. Wednesday at 549 Western Ave.; at 4:48 p.m. Wednesday at Broadway and Pendexter Street; at 5:16 p.m. Wednesday at 415 Chatham St.; at 7:36 p.m. Wednesday at AL Prime Energy at 423 Boston St.

A report of a motor vehicle hit and run crash at 3:35 p.m. Wednesday at 139 Franklin St.; at 6:28 p.m. Wednesday at Boston and Kirtland streets

A report of a motor vehicle crash with personal injury at 8:46 p.m. Wednesday at Boston and New Park streets.

Breaking and Entering

A report of a motor vehicle breaking and entering at 7:18 p.m. Wednesday at 36 W. Green St.


A report of a larceny at 4:07 p.m. Wednesday at 36 Newhall St.



Minor motor vehicle crash with no injuries was reported at Whole Foods at 100 Market St. on Wednesday at 2:07 p.m. Officer assisted with paperwork exchange.

Report of a minor motor vehicle crash on Wednesday at 5:09 p.m. at It’s Sugar at 535 Market St.


Wahlburgers at 930 Market St. sounded a burglar alarm on Wednesday at 8 a.m. Officer reports it was an accident.

A 911 hangup call was received from 25 Westover Drive on Wednesday at 10:46 p.m. Officer checked the area and spoke with the resident and all is OK.

Accidental 911 call from 14 Lovell Road on Wednesday at 1:31 p.m. Officer reports the call was accidental.

Security company canceled the burglar alarm at 42 Brook Drive on Wednesday at 3:47 p.m.

Accidental medical alert call from 300 King Rail Drive, Apt. 204 on Wednesday at 5:02 p.m. Alarm company spoke to resident who reported accidental activation.

Law offices of Joseph Tora requested an ambulance on Wednesday at 5:03 p.m. Patient taken to the hospital.

Caller reported a hand injury on Wednesday at 5:03 p.m. at 7 Post Office Square. Patient refused help.

Burglar alarm sounded at 6 Stagecoach Lane on Thursday at 6:45 a.m. Officer reports it was an accident.


Loud house party reported at Main Street and Cider Mill Road on Thursday at 2:27 a.m.

Mom from 100 King Rail Drive, Apt. 102 called to say her daughter will not get up for school on Thursday at 6:59 a.m. Officer spoke with the child who will be going to school.

Medical Aid

Request for an ambulance on Wednesday at 8:32 a.m. Patient taken to Lahey Hospital & Medical Center in Burlington.

Medical aid requested from 452 Summer St. on Wednesday at 10 a.m. Officer reports patient was taken to Beverly Hospital.

Well-being check requested from the Christmas Tree Shop at 28 South Broadway on Wednesday at 5:40 p.m. Saugus police officer reported a vehicle with two men and a dog sitting in a car in the right lane. Saugus police called back to cancel call. They checked the area and were unable to locate.

Ambulance requested at 500 Ross Drive on Wednesday at 7:47 p.m. Patient taken to the hospital.

Medical aid requested on Wednesday at 10:06 p.m. at 10 Elizabeth Way. Patient taken to the hospital.



A caller reported a minor motor vehicle crash at Atlantic Avenue and Barnard Street at 5:29 p.m. on Wednesday.


A caller reported at 10:27 a.m. on Wednesday that she applied for a job online and was hired. She stated she received a check in the mail for “office supplies” and she thinks it was a scam so she didn’t deposit it. Responding officers reported it was indeed a scam.

A walk-in reported at 11:32 a.m. on Wednesday there was a Ryder truck illegally parked at Atlantic Avenue and Central Street. He stated he tried to pull out and he was nearly hit by a car coming inbound. Responding officers reported the truck was gone on arrival.

A walk-in went into Central Fire at 1:01 p.m. on Wednesday and requested his ring be cut off as he was bloating and couldn’t get it off.

A walk-in reported at 2:11 p.m. on Wednesday that his computer was hacked and he has been receiving phone messages from four different numbers.

A caller reported an outside odor of gas at Gregory and Barnard streets at 4:05 p.m. on Wednesday. Responding officers found a leak on Gregory Street and contacted National Grid, who reported it as a grade three leak.

A caller reported a tree branch came down on wires at Ware Lane and Rose Avenue at 7:09 p.m. on Wednesday.



Ethan R. Graziose, 35, of 45 Atlantic Ave., Saugus, was arrested on Tuesday at 7:59 p.m. following a hit and run crash at 7-Eleven at 79 Lowell St. and charged with operating a motor vehicle under the influence of liquor, leaving the scene of an accident with property damage.

Chhorvorn Ream, 30, of 22 Whiting St., Apt. 2, Lynn, was arrested on Wednesday at 6:38 a.m. after his car was disabled at 0 Lynnfield and 147 Summit streets. He was arrested for one warrant out of Newbury District Court and operating a motor vehicle with an expired license. Arrington Towing has the vehicle.


Cleriston Santiago Do Nascimen, 40, of 21 Addison St., Gloucester, was summoned following a traffic stop at 95 Main St. on Tuesday at 7 p.m. for unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle.


Minor motor vehicle crash with no injuries reported on Tuesday at 6:35 p.m. at Boston’s Children’s Hospital at 10 Centennial Drive. Officer reports operator of a Corolla was given a warning for failure to use care.

Hit and run crash reported on Tuesday at 8:28 p.m. at the Wardhurst Shish Kabob & Steakhouse at 31 Lynnfield St. Caller said his vehicle was struck by a light-colored sedan in the parking lot and took off. Officer reports minor damage to vehicle, function at the restaurant, party will handle with the company.

Motor vehicle stuck up against the wall at 210 Washington St. on Wednesday at 2:25 a.m. Officer reports Arrington Tow removed vehicle.

Motor vehicle crash reported at Peabody Shell at 85 Lynnfield St. on Wednesday at 6:31 a.m. Reporting party said a white man in black Honda Civic rear-ended his vehicle near Washington and Colfax streets. The Honda then pulled into Shell Gas at Lynn and Lynnfield streets.

Report of delivery truck driver damaged an awning at Care One at Peabody Glen at 199 Andover St. on Wednesday at 1:31 p.m. Officer requested to make a report and speak with manager Ryan Murphy. Officer said an unknown truck struck the awning causing $200 worth of damage.

Report of a motor vehicle crash on Wednesday at 2:35 p.m. near 596 Lowell and 2 Johnson streets. Officer stated that the operators exchanged their own information.


Well-being check requested on Tuesday at 3:51 p.m. at 5 Holten St., Apt. 2 from a 13-year-old girl who reports she is concerned for a friend who sent out text messages to multiple friends saying “Goodbye.” Officer contacted the mother at the home and the juvenile in question is in a program at Salem Hospital.

Resident at 4 Britton Road reports a suspicious man walking in her backyard toward the pond on Tuesday at 3:57 p.m. He is described as a white male in his 60s with a gray jacket. Officer spoke with resident and the incident actually occurred earlier this morning, issue is over fishing.

Anonymous caller reports possible drug dealing at the Gardner Apartments at 22 Pulaski St. between a red Ford sedan and a gray Honda sedan parked in the guest parking area in the rear on Tuesday 6:18 p.m. Officer reports parties sent on their way.

Disturbance reported at 19 Andover St. on Wednesday at 12:01 a.m. Officer checked the area and there was no noise. The Peabody Municipal Light Plant is working across the street.

Report of party out of control at 10 Holten St., Apt. 6 on Wednesday at 6:02 a.m. Officer reports it was a verbal argument. The person will be leaving the home and going for a walk. Officer will document.

Employee from Tireman at 7 Webster St. reported the owner refuses to let the worker go home for the day on Wednesday at 1:42 p.m. Officer reports both parties will leave each other alone for the day.

Abandoned trailer reported at 327 Lowell St. on Wednesday at 1:42 p.m. Officer reports vehicle towed by Arrington Towing.



A report of a motor vehicle accident at Saugus Center at 7:34 a.m. Wednesday; at 209 Broadway at 2:21 p.m. Wednesday.


A report of an assault at the Square One Mall at 3:34 p.m. Wednesday.

A report of two men and a dog in the roadway on Route 1 South near the Christmas Tree Shop at 5:34 p.m. Lynnfield Police were notified.


A report of larceny at Walmart on Broadway at 10:41 a.m. Wednesday.

A report of shoplifting from Pink on Broadway at 12:26 p.m. Wednesday. The caller reported two women stole more than $4,700 of merchandise.

A report of a motor vehicle breaking and entering at 961 Broadway at 4:31 p.m. Wednesday.  



A report of a hit and run motor vehicle crash at 525 Paradise Road at 5:53 p.m. on Wednesday.


A report of an assault at 432 Humphrey St. at 9:36 a.m. on Wednesday.


A report of a disturbance at 6 New Ocean St. at 2:52 p.m. on Wednesday.

A report of suspicious activity at Eastman Avenue and Essex Street at 6:04 p.m. on Wednesday; at Starbucks Coffee, 450 Paradise Road, at 7:03 p.m. on Wednesday; at Essex Street and The Greenway at 10:51 p.m. on Wednesday.

A report of an erratic operator on Humphrey Street at 8:20 p.m. on Wednesday.

A report of a larceny at Panera Bread Co., at 433 Paradise Road, at 9:02 p.m. on Wednesday.


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