Local Crime, Police/Fire

Police Log: 6-14-19

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.



Bryan Barnett, of 89 Traffail Road, Apt. 3, Quincy, was arrested on warrant charges of operation of a motor vehicle with a suspended license and uninsured motor vehicle/trailer at 7:14 p.m. Wednesday.

Sean Kallelis, 29, of 4 Ledgewood Way, Peabody, was arrested and charged with receiving a stolen motor vehicle and on warrant charges of two counts of shoplifting by asportation at 7:06 a.m. Thursday.


A report of a motor vehicle crash at 4:17 p.m. Wednesday at 163 Lewis St.; at 7:01 p.m. Wednesday at Eastern Avenue and Superior Street; at 1:33 a.m. Thursday at 63 Lynnway; at 6:27 a.m. Thursday at 163 Linwood St.; at 7:45 a.m. Thursday at 170 Union St.

A report of a motor vehicle crash with personal injury at 4:44 p.m. Wednesday at 319 Broadway.

A report of a motor vehicle hit and run crash at 4:50 p.m. Wednesday at 51 Cherry St.


A report of an assault and battery at 4:51 p.m. Wednesday on Fortesque Terrace.

A report of an assault at 12:01 a.m. Thursday on Boston Street.


A report of a gunshot at 5:27 p.m. Wednesday at 605 Eastern Ave.


A report of an opiate overdose at 3:48 p.m. Wednesday on Lewis Street.


A report of a larceny at 9:25 a.m. Thursday at Brothers Deli at 41 Market St.




Caller reported a motor vehicle crash without injuries at Condon Circle on Wednesday at 10:43 a.m. The Massachusetts State Police handled the incident.


Burglar alarm at 6 Glen Drive on Wednesday at 10:46 a.m. Officer reports the home appears secure.

A 911 hangup call received from Riverside Community Care at 6 Kimball Lane, Apt. S310 on Wednesday at 11:28 a.m. Officer reports call was accidental.

Faulty fire alarm reported at Lynnfield House of Pizza on Wednesday at 12:36 p.m. in Post Office Square.  Call handled by the Lynnfield Fire Department.

Received abandoned 911 from Lynnfield High School on Wednesday at 3:07 p.m. Officer confirmed with vice principal there was no emergency.


Caller from 20 Cortland Lane reported a suspicious vehicle with Florida plate KATU48 driving around the neighborhood on Wednesday at 2:41 p.m. Officer checked the area and was unable to locate.

Resident of Bluejay Road reported a suspicious person asking questions of houses in the neighborhood  on Wednesday at 5:46 p.m. Officer searched the area and did not find anyone. Reporting party called back at 6:11 p.m.

Resident recalled about suspicious parties again. Officer located the suspicious party and warned him a permit is required to solicit.

Report of people in the parking lot at Arbor Point Apartments causing a disturbance on Wednesday at 10:28 p.m. Officer spoke with reporting party who was unable to point out the location of the noise. Officer checked the buildings and surrounding areas and found nothing.

Medical Aid

Ambulance requested at Sunrise Assisted Living at 55 Salem St., Apt. 303 on Wednesday at 2:43 p.m. Patient taken to Beverly Hospital.

Request for an ambulance on Wednesday at 11:10 p.m. at 13 Townsend Road. Patient taken to Lahey Hospital & Medical Center in Burlington.

Medical aid requested at 33 Chatham Way on Wednesday at 11:10 p.m. Patient taken to Lahey Hospital & Medical Center in Peabody.

Caller from 101 Ross Drive requesting an ambulance on Thursday at 5:03 a.m. Patient taken to the hospital.




A report of a minor two car motor vehicle crash on Tioga Way at 12:57 p.m. on Wednesday.


A caller reported a group of eight kids throwing items off a second floor balcony on Pleasant Street at 3:09 p.m. on Wednesday.

A caller reported at 5:09 p.m. on Wednesday that a “black male was just on her deck” on Ocean Avenue. She stated he is not supposed to be there and believe it is the same male she and the realtor of the property have been dealing with. Responding officers found a “black male with black shirt and blue jeans wearing a backpack” and they brought him to the station to make arrangements for a ride. He stated to officers that he owns the property and had every right to be there and didn’t understand why officers asked him to leave. He was advised that it is not his property.

A caller reported loud yelling in the area of Saturn Road and Sevinor Road at 8:51 p.m. on Wednesday.

A caller reported someone shot a BB gun through her window on Atlantic Avenue at 10:47 p.m. on Wednesday.

A caller reported two loud people outside of a restaurant on Pleasant Street at 1:26 a.m. on Thursday. Responding officers advised the parties to go home for the night.




Oscar Humberto, 37, of 94 Grove St., Chelsea, was arrested and charged with unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, negligent operation of a motor vehicle, unregistered motor vehicle, uninsured motor vehicle, and attaching plates to a motor vehicle.


A report of a motor vehicle accident  at Nahant Road and Greystone Road at 4:42 a.m. Sunday. A caller reported a truck into a pole. Police reported the truck was unoccupied and the airbags deployed. A criminal complaint was issued to one person for leaving the scene of property damage and operating to endanger.

A report of a motor vehicle accident on Valley Road at 9:32 a.m. Tuesday.


A report of kids riding bikes on the causeway blocking traffic at 12:28 p.m. Sunday.

A caller reported there are three men on Short Beach fully clothes and taking pictures of young females at 2:40 p.m. Sunday. Police checked their phones and they were pictures of scenery, not of kids. Kids could be seen in the background of some pictures. Any photos with kids in the background were erased to appease the situation.

A caller on Little Nahant Road reported a saw that has been running for a while at 9:24 p.m. Sunday.

A report of a female walking on the causeway while talking on her cellphone at 9:58 p.m. Sunday.

A caller reported a party was attempting to corral a skunk outside of the parking lot on East Point at 12:09 a.m. Monday. Police report the person was gone when they arrived. The caller further reported the person was trying to remove a cup that was stuck on the skunk’s head.

A caller reported a boat flipped over in the water on Wharf Street at 7:05 p.m. Monday.

A report of people speeding on Castle Road at 8:03 p.m. Monday.

A report of a downed wire on Highland Road at 7:28 a.m. Tuesday.

A report of loud music on Castle Road at 10:21 p.m. Tuesday.

A report of a vehicle traveling more than 70 miles per hour on the causeway at 6:43 a.m. Tuesday.

A report of a large group of kids drinking on the beach at Long Beach at 11:17 a.m. Wednesday.

A caller reported that her car was keyed at Bass Point Road at 5:02 p.m. Wednesday.




Jared Lewis, 25, of 22 Rosalind St., Salem was arrested on Wednesday at 11:32 p.m. and charged with assault and battery on an intimate partner, strangulation, and larceny. Arrest was the result of a report about a man named Jared who followed her sister home from Paddy Kellys on Washington Street and grabbed her by the throat.

Joseph E. Cotreau III, 39, of 11 Bryant St. was arrested on Thursday at 9:23 a.m. following a report of a breaking and entering in progress at 9 Castle and charged with breaking and entering in the daytime for felony, possession of burglary tools, destruction of property in excess of $1,200, malicious destruction of property, trespassing. He was also charged with an outstanding warrant from Peabody District Court for malicious damage to a motor vehicle.


Head-on motor vehicle crash reported at 148 Lowell St. at 2 Southwick Road on Wednesday at 6:40 p.m. Phil’s Towing on scene, parties refused medical attention.

Caller reports her vehicle was struck while it was parked on Thursday at 12:21 p.m. at Brooksby Village Drive. There are no suspects at this time. Officer will document the damage.

Motor vehicle crash reported on Thursday at 12:45 p.m. at  412 Lynnfield St. and 2 Elmwood Circle. Woman has a broken wrist, two trucks enroute,

Report of a motor vehicle crash at Pearle Vision at 9 Sylvan St. on Thursday at 2:50 p.m. Officer reports no injuries, no tows, assisted with exchange of paperwork.

Animal Control

Caller from Mobile Estate on Newbury Street reports his gray and white short-haired Shih Tzu named Princess is missing on Wednesday at 11:04 p.m. Pet has a turquoise collar, no tags, is microchipped.

Woman reported her small, white, 9-month-old, female Persian kitten, Baby, is missing from 24 Rockway Road on Thursday at 11:50 a.m. She was last seen in the area of Rockway Road, on May 31. She is not chipped and is not wearing a collar.


Report from Giovanni’s Roast Beef & Pizza at 672 Lowell St. about a group of juvenile bicyclists driving in and out of traffic without helmets banging the sides of cars as they passed them Wednesday at 4:46 p.m. Officer spoke with the reporting party who said the kids involved will operate their bikes safely.

Dunkin’ Donuts employee reported a motor vehicle with Massachusetts license plate no. 9DP493 came through the drive and the white male in his late 20s appeared to be under the influence on Wednesday at 5:38 p.m.  The vehicle took a left onto Washington Street and continued past Foster Street. Officer checked the area but could not locate anyone fitting that


Caller from Barnes & Noble at 210 Andover St. reports that a 7-year-old black child with blue shirt and shorts was running through the parking lot.  

Medical Aid

Intoxicated person came to the police station at 6 Allens Lane on Wednesday at 5:10 p.m. seeking to go to a detox facility. Patient taken to Beverly Hospital.




A report of a motor vehicle accident at Soc’s Ice Cream on Lynn Fells Parkway at 5:58 p.m. Tuesday; at Main and Summer streets at 6:20 p.m. Tuesday; at Hooters on Broadway at 10:57 p.m. Tuesday; at Chestnut Street and Lincoln Avenue at 11:43 a.m. Wednesday; at 141 Essex St. at 2:13 p.m. Wednesday; at 143 Fairmount Ave. at 12:28 a.m. Thursday; at 738 Broadway at 12:42 a.m. Thursday.

A trash truck reportedly rolled over in the area of 180 Main St. at 5:17 a.m. Thursday.


A shopping cart reportedly struck a Tesla at Shops at Saugus on Broadway at 5:54 p.m. Tuesday.

A caller reported damage done to a driveway on Westford Street at 5:28 p.m.  Wednesday.

A report of suspicious activity at 38 Westford St. at 5:28 p.m. Wednesday.

A caller reported a spigot in the back of Riverside Cemetery was turned on and flooded part of the cemetery at 5:34 p.m. Wednesday.

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