Local Crime, Police/Fire

Police Log: 6-19-19

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.



Alexis Gewlas was arrested on warrant charges of Class A drug possession and an unnatural act at 4:40 p.m. Monday.

Ryan Muldoon, of 185 Henry Ave., was arrested on a warrant charge of threat to commit crime at 4:52 p.m. Monday.


A report of a motor vehicle crash at 6:35 p.m. Monday on Lynnway; at 8:57 p.m. Monday at Chatham Street and Western Avenue; at 8:43 a.m. Tuesday at Broad and Market streets; at 9:51 a.m. Tuesday at Richdale Convenience Store at 585 Essex St.  

A report of a motor vehicle crash with personal injury at 7:14 p.m. Monday at Eastern and Waitt avenues.

Breaking and Entering

A report of a breaking and entering at 11:15 p.m. Monday at 90 Ford St.


A report of an overdose at 5:26 a.m. Tuesday on Washington Street.


A report of a larceny at 5:52 p.m. Monday at 26 Commercial St.

A report of a robbery at 2:33 a.m. Tuesday at 195 Union St.


A report of motor vehicle vandalism at 8:09 a.m. Tuesday at 215 Fairmount Ave.



A 911 hangup call was received from HP Hood at 6 Kimball Lane on Monday at 1:09 p.m. Officer reports the company was having information technology issues and no service was necessary.

On Monday at 7:54 p.m. police received a 911 call from Newhall Park on Oak Street. Officer reports there was a large group at a baseball game, but unable to locate caller.


Officer requested from the Elizabeth Green Library at 18 Summer St. on Monday at 10:12 a.m. from an employee who said a bag with sharps, bandages and latex gloves were left at the library. Officer reports items properly disposed of.

Request for an officer from a caller who reported a road rage incident on Monday at 2:03 p.m. at Condon Circle. Report taken.

Caller reported a suspicious white Honda with Massachusetts license plate no. 8DF676 has driven past his home at 285 Walnut St. four times very slowly. Report investigated.

A report of a vehicle speeding and playing loud music on Tuesday at 12:24 a.m. on Lynnbrook Road.

Medical Aid

Request for medical aid at 500 Ross Drive on Monday at 5:09 p.m. Officer reports no service was necessary.

Well-being check requested at 2 Meservey Lane on Monday at 11:15 p.m. Officer reports person is OK.

Property Check

Officer reports a property check was complete at the Lynnfield Middle School at 505 Main St. on Tuesday at 1:30 p.m.



A report of a minor motor vehicle crash at Countryside Lane and Humphrey Street at 8:47 a.m. on Monday.


A caller reported, at 9:58 a.m. on Monday, an ongoing issue with her Hawkes Street neighbor harassing her and disturbing her peace over the weekend. She stated that at midnight, and all hours of the night, his television was turned all the way up and he was walking loudly on the floor.

A walk-in reported at 1:10 p.m. on Monday that someone stole her pride flag on Wyman Road.

A caller reported at 4:16 p.m. on Monday that a young child relieved himself on the sand near the playground on Ocean Avenue. He stated he thought it was wrong and the parent could have brought the child to the restrooms instead of using the beach as a bathroom. He stated he approached the parent and they seemed to find no issue with what they did. Responding officers spoke with the parent who stated it was a “bathroom emergency” and they advised them to use the restrooms instead of the beach.

A caller reported loud music coming from their Hawkes Street neighbor’s apartment at 6:27 p.m. on Monday. They stated they knocked on the neighbor’s door and he didn’t answer. Responding officers spoke with both parties and they did not deem the noise unreasonable.

The general manager of the Dolphin Yacht Club reported at 6:29 p.m. on Monday that a Macbook was stolen from the club on Allerton Place. He stated a credit card for the club was also stolen and used six times, five with UberEats and one to a movie theater.



A report of a motor vehicle accident at the DCR Entrance Lot at 10:20 a.m. Saturday; at Winter Street and Nahant Road at 4:40 p.m. Saturday; on Wilson Road at 5:15 p.m. Sunday.


A report of a coyote sighting near Spring and Emerald streets at 2:13 a.m. Thursday.

A report of three cars parked on High Street without stickers at 9:49 a.m. Friday.

A report of five juveniles walking along the rocks towards the end of Little Nahant at 11:31 a.m. Friday. The caller is concerned the tide will come up and they will not be able to get back to the beach. Police made contact with the juveniles and a caretaker who were heading back to the beach.

A report of a 21-foot disabled vessel in the water at 3:34 p.m. Friday. The U.S. Coast Guard reported the vessel is closer to Deer Island in Winthrop.

A report of several individuals on the rocks near Nahant Road at 8:20 p.m. Friday.

A caller reported approximately eight individuals went onto the beach just past the Tides area with what was believed to be animal crates, constructed a circle of rocks and placed headless birds in the circle at 10:36 p.m. Friday.

A caller reported that an unknown party advised him that someone has a wild animal trapped under his boat on Ocean Street at 12:11 p.m. Saturday. The boat owner said he intends to release the animal in Lynn Woods.

A caller requested assistance in Dorothy Cove at 1:40 p.m. Saturday. The caller said the boat was without power.

A report of an illegally parked vehicle on Fox Hill Road at 4:38 p.m. Saturday.

A report of an overturned boat on a mooring at Tudor Wharf at 7:27 p.m. Saturday

A report of two people fighting on the harbor side of the causeway at Nahant and Wilson roads at 7:37 p.m. Saturday.

A report of a suspicious female walking around with long gray hair and black shorts who seemed out of sorts on Nahant Road at 8:26 p.m. Saturday.

A caller reported that he has been out of town and received a security alert through his security camera that showed a woman who appeared to be going through his mailbox on Range Road at 7:35 p.m. Sunday. The resident sent the police a picture of the woman and she was identified. She told police she was at the residence to drop off a check for a fireworks donation. She left the check at the wrong house.

A caller reported a car that passed him near Lodge Park that did not look familiar to him at 9:54 a.m. Monday.



Robert A. Dowling, 47, of 4 Upland St., Beverly was arrested on Friday at 10:28 p.m. following a motor vehicle stop at 7 Summit St. and 33 Centennial Drive and charged with operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license.


Jason Lassus, 31, of 46 Union St., second floor, Lawrence, was summoned following a motor vehicle stop at 540 Jubilee Drive on Friday at 6:43 p.m. for operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license and speeding. Officer reports his father took possession of the car.

Christopher M. Burke, 32, of 149 Washington St., Apt. 4, was summoned for disturbing the peace following a report of loud banging coming from  breaking dishes because he believed they were tampered with on Saturday at 6:21 a.m.


Motor vehicle stuck in the mulch at McDonald’s Restaurant at 133 Main St. on Friday at 3:12 p.m. Officer reported Phil’s Towing responded and removed the vehicle from the island. The operator made arrangements with the business to pay for the damage.


Theft reported at 155 Bartholomew St. on Friday at 4:34 p.m. Officer spoke to the resident who said $10,000 worth of jewelry was taken a year ago. Officer will document.

Officer requested to preserve the peace while an employee gets fired at In The Game at 535 Lowell St. on Friday at 4:55 p.m. Service rendered.

Caller reports a red motor vehicle, possibly a BMW or a Honda, was driving 70 miles per hour down Ellsworth Road onto Columbus and onto Lowell Street on Friday at 7:17 p.m. A be on the lookout order was issued by police. Officers checked the area but the vehicle was gone upon arrival.

A report of four gunshots on Berry Street on Friday 7:27 p.m. Officers checked area and no one was found.



A report of a motor vehicle accident at Hamilton and Rhodes streets at 6:57 p.m. Monday; at 4 Briggs Court at 2:18 p.m. Monday; at Elm and Saville streets at 3:36 a.m. Tuesday.


A report of a man making inappropriate comments to a group of females who were riding bikes through The Residences at Stevens Pond on Founders Way at 12:05 p.m. Monday.

A caller reported someone tried to intentionally strike her with a vehicle on Newhall Avenue at 3:31 p.m. Monday.

A caller reported she was walking her dog on Atherton Road when a neighbor approached her with his dogs and threatened to harm her at 4:25 p.m. Monday.

A caller from 16 Woodland Ave. reported that his neighbor purposely drained his pool into the caller’s backyard at 6:28 p.m. Monday. Police reported the water was drained into a swamp behind the house.

A caller reported a man wearing an ACME shirt came to her door on Central Street claiming to be from a pest control service at 8:18 p.m. Monday. The caller reported he was very aggressive about going inside her home.

A caller reported a suspicious person claiming to be a security guard hired by Avalon at Avalon Bay Hilltop at 11:02 p.m. Monday. The caller is with the regular security company and stated he contacted the management for the Avalon, who did not hire the individual. Police report there was a misunderstanding.

A report of several street racers under the parking deck at Square One Mall at 11:25 p.m. Monday.


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