Local Crime, Police/Fire

Police Log: 7-3-19

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. 



Jennifer Levesque, 44, of 100 Willow St., was arrested and charged with abandoning a motor vehicle at 11:11 p.m. Monday. 

Irvine McConney, 22, of 21 Beacon Hill Ave., was arrested and charged with Class A drug trafficking 36-plus grams, Class B drug possession with intent to distribute and Class D drug possession with intent to distribute at 5:37 a.m. Tuesday. 

Alex Poisson, 18, of 21 Beacon Hill Ave., was arrested and charged with Class A drug trafficking 36-plus grams, Class B drug possession with intent to distribute and Class D drug possession with intent to distribute at 5:43 a.m. Tuesday. 

Willis Taveras, 29, of 664 Western Ave., was arrested and charged with shoplifting by concealing merchandise at 10:20 a.m. Tuesday. 


A report of a motor vehicle crash at 3:13 p.m. Monday at 303 Broadway; at 4:06 p.m. Monday at 55 Boston St.; at 7:58 p.m. Monday at 237 Broadway; at 9:32 p.m. Monday at Broadway and Euclid Avenue; at 7:46 a.m. Tuesday at 106 Broad St.; at 8:56 a.m. Tuesday at Oxford and Washington streets.

A report of a motor vehicle hit and run crash at 12:40 a.m. Tuesday at Cherry and Nichols streets.

A report of a motor vehicle crash with personal injury at 7:43 a.m. Tuesday at Commercial Street and Lynnway; at 9:35 a.m. Tuesday on Curwin Circle; at 10:45 a.m. Tuesday at Harmon and Walnut streets. 


A report of an assault and battery at 1:18 a.m. Tuesday on Essex Street.

Breaking and Entering 

A report of a breaking and entering at 1:30 p.m. Monday at 173 Oxford St.; at 5:56 p.m. Monday at 36 Newhall St.; at 5:56 p.m. Monday at 526 Western Ave.; at 7:26 p.m. Monday at 5 Belle Ave.; at 9:19 p.m. Monday at 86A Mall St. 

A report of a motor vehicle breaking and entering at 8:37 a.m. Tuesday at 555 Eastern Ave. 


A report of an overdose at 4:34 p.m. Monday on Federal Street; at 7:15 p.m. Monday at Essex and West Green streets; at 7:28 p.m. Monday on New Park Street.



Report of a 10-year-old boy struck by a car at 5 Phillips Road and 709 Main St. on Monday at 11:50 a.m. No details given.

Motor vehicle crash with personal injury reported at 767 Walnut St. on Monday at 3:15 p.m. Patient taken to the hospital.


Fire alarm box sounded at Town Hall on Summer Street for mutual aid to Peabody on Monday at 9:35 p.m. 


Motorist locked out of their vehicle at 10 Otter Pond Road on Monday at 6:38 p.m. Call handled by the Lynnfield Fire Department. 

Medical Aid 

Ambulance requested on Monday at 9:46 a.m. at 5 Elliot Road. Patient taken to the hospital.

Lahey Health Urgent Care at 1350 Market St. requested an ambulance on Monday at 3:11 p.m. for a woman with a urinary tract infection and dementia. Action Ambulance to handle the call. 



A caller reported a minor motor vehicle crash on Franklin Street at 3:16 p.m. on Monday.

A caller reported that an unoccupied car rolled down Kenneth Road and struck a pole at 6:57 p.m. on Monday. Responding officers reported the pole was intact but the car had some damage.

A walk-in reported at 8:10 p.m. on Monday that her car was struck while parked on Ocean Avenue.


A caller reported there was a large crane moving some steel at Gregory and Waldron streets at 10:05 a.m. on Monday. They stated the crane completely blocked traffic. At 10:11 a.m., it was reported it was a cement truck that spilled concrete all over the road.

A caller reported an erratic motorcycle rider at Atlantic and Ocean avenues at 11:41 a.m. on Monday.

A caller reported at 6 a.m. on Tuesday that she and her Sewall Street neighbors have sent letters to Inner Cycle asking them to quiet down their early morning routines. She stated they have not complied with the request. Responding officers spoke with the business and they agreed to quiet the noise level.



Thiago Freire Dematos, 34, of 360 Charles St., Malden, was arrested and charged with operating a motor vehicle with a  suspended license. 

Feliciano Lopez, 35, of 330 Paradise Road, Apt. 2200, Swampscott, was arrested and charged with operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license. 


A report of a motor vehicle accident on the causeway at 3:18 p.m. Friday. 


A caller reported his chocolate brown lab mix named Mindy ran away from his home on Spring Road at 4:21 p.m. Thursday. 

A report of a needle in the middle of Maolis Road at 7:14 p.m. Thursday. 

A caller reported speeding vehicles on Castle Road as well as all over town at 11:32 a.m. Friday. The caller is looking for some relief from the problem. 

A caller reported vehicles parked illegally on Willow Road at 12:14 p.m. Friday. 

A caller dialed 911 to report a couple making out on the beach near Seaside Variety at 8:48 p.m. Friday. 

A Maolis Road resident reported smoke from a fire pit on Lafayette Terrace is blowing into her window at 9:50 p.m. Friday. Police report the fire is contained in a fire pit and there is a hose standing by. 

A caller reported a bookcase in the middle of the inbound lane of the Causeway at 10:42 a.m. Saturday. 

A report of a deceased seagull on the Causeway in the outbound lane at 1:46 p.m. Saturday. 

A report of a dog struck by a car at Nahant and Little Nahant roads at 2:43 p.m. Saturday. The driver left the scene. 

A caller reported finding a yellow parakeet on Linda Lane at 7:42 p.m. Saturday. 



Samuel Colon, 44, of 215 Spencer Ave., was arrested on Saturday at 11:30 p.m. at the Newbury Street Inn at 170 Newbury St. on two warrants, two charges of assault and battery on a household member, and malicious destruction of property over $1,200.


Antonio Jose Velasco, 22, of 52 Fulton St. and 2 Grandview Ave., was summoned following a traffic stop at Maria’s Flowers & Gifts at 63 Main St. on Saturday for unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and failure to stop/yield. 

Kate R. Amaral, 39, of 125 Essex St., was summoned on Saturday at 11:30 p.m. at the Newbury Street Inn at 170 Newbury St. for assault and battery with a dangerous weapon.


Motor vehicle crash reported on the overpass on Centennial Drive on Sunday at 4:34 p.m. Massachusetts State Police contacted and are en route and will handle it. Atlantic Ambulance requested. Parties were taken to Salem Hospital. Peabody Police Department will assist with traffic. 

Report of a motor vehicle crash on Sunday at 10:08 p.m. at 17 Centennial Drive. Officer reports no injuries, assisted with paperwork exchange. 


Caller reported loud banging above her apartment at 45 Shore Drive on Saturday at 7:34 p.m. Officer reports it was a child running around, parents will be putting the kid to bed.

Resident of 27 Lynn St. requested assistance for her sick husband who walked out of the home and she is concerned about his well-being on Saturday at 8:37 p.m. Be on the lookout was issued in the north district. 

Caller from 5 Silverleaf Way, Apt. 535 reports getting text message threats on Saturday at 8:50 p.m. Officer will document. 

Loud music reported at 10 Granite St. on Sunday at 12:15 a.m. Officer reports owner accidentally turned on outside speakers with her phone, they have been turned off for the night. 

Unwanted person reported on Sunday at 1:27 a.m. at 55 Veterans Memorial Drive. Caller said her boyfriend had too many females and would like him to leave for the evening.  Officer reports the man has left.

Disturbance reported at the Tannery Apartments at 50 Warren St., Apt. 103 by a neighbor on Sunday at 2:14 a.m. Officer spoke to the resident of Apt. 104 who will turn off music for the night. 

Disturbance reported at Whispering Meadows at 278 Newbury St., Apt. 22 on Sunday at 6:28 p.m. Officer reports Robert Samianino, 51, will be leaving for the night and told  by Cindy Soula when it will be a good time to return. Officer will document. 

On Sunday at 6:32 p.m., the manager of Pink at the Northshore Mall reports theft of $7,340 worth of merchandise stolen between 2 and 5:30 p.m. Officer took report. 

Resident of 4 Cottage St. reports he paid Bipp Construction & Home Improvement of Wenham $3,000 for roofing work that was never completed and has failed to return the money on Sunday at 7:41 p.m. 

Officer reports he struck a deer on Sunday at 10:15 p.m. at the Veterans Memorial High School parking lot at 485 Lowell St. No damage to officer or cruiser.

Clerk at 7-Eleven at 79 Lowell St. reported an unwanted person panhandling on Sunday at 11:30 p.m. Officer reports party was sent on his way.

Loud truck reported at the end of Jacobs Street on Sunday at 11:49 p.m. Officer reports the truck was turned off for the night. 

Resident of 286 Newbury St., Apt. 27 reports a man he knows kicked in his front door on Sunday at 11:45 p.m. Officer stated there was a verbal argument between David Turner and Richard Diorio. Mr. Diorio left the area prior to the arrival of the officer. 

Resident of 274 Newbury St. reports construction crew is working before they are allowed at 6:39 a.m. Job is supposed to start at 7 a.m. Officer informed a worker that they can not start work until 7. 



Agar Parice, 32, of 19 Erie St., Apt. 2, Lynn, was arrested on warrant charges after a traffic stop. 

Seyedalireza Shoushtar-Najafi, 28, of 77 Boyd St., Watertown, was arrested and charged with shoplifting by asportation. 


A report of a motor vehicle accident at Walgreens on Broadway at 6:41 p.m. Monday. 


A report of vandalism at Jiffy Mart on Howard Street at 10:29 a.m. Monday. 

A report of a man screaming in the area of Westland Avenue at 11:08 a.m. Monday. 

A report of wires down at 5 Shore Road at 2:11 p.m. Monday. 

A caller reported she was having a verbal disagreement over the amount of change she was given at Saugus Center Convenience Store at 5:29 p.m. Monday. 

A caller on Winter Street reported an ongoing problem with his neighbor who bothers him by smoking marijuana in his backyard at 7:42 p.m. Monday. The caller said he does not like the smell. 

A report of a loud party on Lewis Street at 12:47 a.m. Tuesday. 

A caller on Saugus Avenue reported he just witnessed someone attempting to open his car and garage door at 2 a.m. Tuesday.


A caller reported a man stole several spools of wire from Home Depot on Broadway at 2:05 p.m. Monday. 

A report of shoplifting at Walmart on Broadway at 8:41 p.m. Monday. 



Juan Perez-Lopez, 35, was arrested and charged with unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, operating with a revoked registration, possession of an uninsured motor vehicle or trailer, and possession of an unregistered motor vehicle at 7:24 p.m. on Monday.

Michael Malionek, 64, was arrested and charged with negligent operation of a motor vehicle and operating under the influence of liquor at 10:10 p.m. on Monday.


A report of suspicious activity at Mission on the Bay, 141 Humphrey St., at 1:47 a.m. on Monday; at 75 Stetson Ave. at 2:56 p.m. on Monday; at 2 Humphrey St. at 4:52 p.m. on Monday.

A report of a neighbor problem at 18 Morton Road at 7:12 p.m. on Monday.

A report of hazardous materials at Kings Beach, near 55 Humphrey St., at 7:36 p.m. on Monday.

A report of an erratic operator at 620 Humphrey St. at 9:50 p.m. on Monday.


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