Local Crime, Police/Fire

Police Log: 7-5-19

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. 



Tyrell Berberena, 24, of 131 Pierce St., Malden, was arrested and charged with operation of a motor vehicle with a suspended license at 7:18 p.m. Tuesday. 

Joseph Costa, 26, of 675 Beach St., Revere, was arrested and charged with two counts of violation of the city knife ordinance, shoplifting by concealing merchandise, disorderly conduct and resisting arrest at 2:26 p.m. Tuesday. 

Rebecca Ganley was arrested on warrant charges of assault and battery, trespassing, and possession of a class A drug at 12:48 a.m. on Thursday.

Isaiah Gonzalez was arrested on a warrant charge of assault and battery at 11:41 a.m. on Thursday.

Christine Lerebours, 27, was arrested on a warrant charge of assault and battery on a police officer and charged with possession of a class B drug at 11:48 a.m. on Thursday.

Luis Lopez-Chun, 22, of 31 Mall St., was arrested and charged with unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, leaving the scene of property damage, negligent operation of a motor vehicle, and operating under the influence of liquor at 1:12 a.m. on Thursday.

Jonathan Maldonado De Leon, 19, of 63 Fayette St., was arrested and charged with unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, one-way street violation, trespassing with a motor vehicle, disguise to obstruct justice and on a warrant at 7:08 p.m. Tuesday. 

Diamond Williams, 23, of 6 N Common Terrace, was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct and interfering with a police officer at 11:34 p.m. Tuesday.  


A report of a motor vehicle crash with personal injury at 1:19 p.m. Tuesday at Essex and Washington streets; at 9:13 p.m. Tuesday at 29 Moulton St.; at 11:46 a.m. Wednesday on Lynnway/Rotary; at 12:22 p.m. Wednesday at Lawton and Western avenues; at Commercial and South Common streets at 7:01 p.m. on Wednesday.

A report of a motor vehicle crash at 3:32 p.m. Tuesday at Central Avenue and Oxford Street; at 4:28 p.m. Tuesday at 540 Summer St.; at 4:56 p.m. Tuesday at 79 N Common St.; at 6:27 p.m. Tuesday at Cumberland Circle and Lynnfield Street; at 6:36 p.m. Tuesday at Boston and Franklin streets; at 8:01 p.m. Tuesday at Essex and Fayette streets; at 8:32 p.m. Tuesday at Broadway and Magnolia Avenue; at 11:41 p.m. Tuesday at Laighton Street and Lawton Avenue; at 1:01 p.m. Wednesday at Boston and Carnes streets; at Astor and Bennett streets at 1:29 p.m. on Wednesday; at Broadway and Lummus Court at 2:46 p.m. on Wednesday; on Chase Street at 4:01 p.m. on Wednesday; at 613 Summer St. at 5:16 p.m. on Wednesday; at 1 Market St. at 7:17 p.m. on Wednesday; at 3 Alice Ave. at 8:14 p.m. on Wednesday; at Broad and Green streets at 10:22 p.m. on Wednesday. 

A report of a hit and run motor vehicle crash at Family Dollar, 50 Central Ave., at 6:34 p.m. on Wednesday.


A report of an assault at 8:50 a.m. Wednesday on Liberty Street; at 23A Market Square at 10:58 p.m. on Wednesday.

Breaking and Entering 

A report of a motor vehicle breaking and entering at 11:10 p.m. Tuesday at 26 Neptune St. Court.


A report of threats made at 50 Baldwin St. at 7:10 p.m. on Wednesday.

A report of a fight at 46 Bessom St. at 9:04 p.m. on Wednesday; at 271 Lynn Shore Drive at 10:27 p.m. on Wednesday; at Atlantic Terrace and Lynn Shore Drive at 10:32 p.m. on Wednesday; at 30 Baker St. at 11:04 p.m. on Wednesday; at Baker and Brimblecom streets at 11:05 p.m. on Wednesday; at 13 Houghton St. at 11:29 p.m. on Wednesday.


A report of an overdose at 9:26 a.m. Wednesday on Central Avenue.


A report of a larceny at 6:58 p.m. Tuesday at 96 Adams St.; at 8:54 a.m. Wednesday at 61 Bulfinch St.; at 9:08 a.m. Wednesday at 130 Neptune Blvd.; at 11:14 a.m. Wednesday at Market Basket at 40 Federal St.; at 12:55 p.m. Wednesday at 2 Forest Hill Ave; at 85 Holyoke St. at 1:52 p.m. on Wednesday; at 34 Union St. at 2:07 p.m. on Wednesday; at Fleming Towing, 234 Chestnut St., at 4:25 p.m. on Wednesday; at 22 Warren St. at 7:57 p.m. on Wednesday. 

A report of a robbery at 1:18 a.m. Wednesday at 18 Bond St; at 22 Warren St. at 3:56 p.m. on Wednesday. 

A report of shoplifting at 20 Market Square at 1:14 p.m. on Wednesday.


A report of vandalism at 2:36 p.m. Tuesday at 34 Merrill Ave.; at 4:38 p.m. Tuesday at 77 Ontario St.; at 59 Market Square at 9:53 a.m. on Thursday.

A report of motor vehicle vandalism at 8:15 p.m. Tuesday at Commercial and S Common streets; at 5:13 a.m. Wednesday at 71 Fayette St.; at 92 Chestnut St. at 6:55 a.m. on Thursday.



Minor motor vehicle crash with no injuries reported on Tuesday at 9:47 p.m. at  846 Salem and 39 Munroe streets. Officer took report. 


Burglar alarm sounded at 7 Greenmeadow Drive on Tuesday at 10:24 p.m. Officer reports house appears secure. 

Security company called about a burglary alarm at the Sagamore Spring Golf Course at 1287 Main St. on Wednesday at 3:40 a.m. Officers searched the property and all appeared secure.


Lynnfield Police drove a prisoner from headquarters on Summer Street to Peabody District Court on Tuesday at 11:06 a.m. 

Officer requested on Green Street on Tuesday at 11:58 a.m. by a caller who said the road is shut down due to construction. Police report road must be closed for construction work and a police officer is on scene. Motorist advised to access the road through the Holiday Inn. 

Caller from Chatham Way reports someone is going door-to-door telling people he is spraying for bugs on Tuesday at 12:32 p.m. Officer found several people ringing doorbells and told them to stop until they get a permit. 

Report of a crackling fire from Alexandra Road on Tuesday at 9:50 a.m. Officer reports the fire is contained in a fire pit. 

Medical Aid 

Well-being check requested at the Apple Store at 120 Market St. on Tuesday at 11:03 a.m. for a pregnant woman who is unsteady on her feet. She is described as wearing black, hair pulled back, with a gray and beige pocketbook. 

Request for a well-being check on Tuesday at 10:59 p.m. at 10 Gerry Road. Officer reports resident is OK. 



Motor vehicle crash reported on Monday at 1:28 p.m. at 2 Sylvan St. at 225 Andover St. No injuries or tows, a warning for failure to yield ticket issued to the operator of a motor vehicle with Massachusetts license plate no. 8DP935.  

Animal Control

Caller from 2 Aborn Place reported a neighbor’s dog was loose on Monday at 2:37 p.m. On callback, she said the dog, Princess, is only loose when getting in or out of the owner’s vehicle in the driveway which makes her uncomfortable entering or exiting her house. Princess is otherwise kept in a fenced-in backyard. She was told to call the animal control officer if the dog goes onto her property.


Embassy Freight of 100 Corporate Place reports the company was the victim of wire fraud on Monday at 10:10 a.m. Officer reports about $20,000 was stolen. Officer will document.

Captain reports the stop sign at 16 Holten St. and 8 Sewall St. was struck on Monday at 10:43 p.m. and is on the ground. The Department of Public Works was notified about the sign.

Sergeant checked the Kosciusko Street area for a complaint of construction equipment being left on the street by Neuco Inc. while they are not working on Monday at 10:54 a.m. A representative from the company said they will rectify the problem so that it will not happen again.

Lieutenant reports the no U-turn sign is missing in the area around 308 Lowell St. and 500 Northshore Road on Monday at 11:02 a.m. Message left for Department of Public Works.

Caller from Citizens Inn at 81 Main St. reports a syringe near the front door on the rocks opposite the grass section on Monday at 11:27 a.m. Officer reports biohazard removed. 

Housekeeping staff from Extended Stay America at 200 Jubilee Drive reports finding a white substance believed to be drugs in a room on Monday at 11:37 a.m. Receptionist reports the person was not in his room and will call if he returns.

Resident at 2122 Avalon Drive reports she is a victim of identity fraud on Monday at 11:45 a.m. Officer reported a total of $150 was taken on two different occasions from the ATM at Eastern Bank.

Resident of 9 Littles Lane, Apt. 204 reports three of his checks were cashed without his knowledge on Monday at 12:38 p.m. Officer reports his bank will investigate the incident.

Neighbors on Aborn Place reported arguing about cutting a tree down on Monday at 2:04 p.m. Reporting party said the neighbor stopped cutting his tree, and he did not need an officer to respond.



Noah M. Meyers, 20, of 82 Newhall Ave., Apt. 104, was arrested on warrant charges. 

Hossam Nidam, 20, of 94 Cecilian Ave., Revere, was arrested and charged with possession of a firearm without an FID card, improper storage of a firearm, possession of ammunition without an FID card, carrying a loaded firearm without a license, and possession of a large capacity feeding device. 

Thomas M. Kennedy, 47, of 5311 Crane Brook Way, Peabody, was arrested and charged with being a fugitive from justice on a court warrant and warrant charges out of Sanford, Maine. 


A report of a motor vehicle accident at Square One Mall at 2:03 p.m. Tuesday. 


A Glendale Avenue resident reported a paving company shows up at her home asking to pave her driveway for a low amount of money at 11 a.m. Tuesday. 

Officers assisted with the repossession of a shed on Oakridge Drive at 12:32 p.m. Tuesday. There were at least three unregistered motor vehicles in the driveway and several other obstacles in the way of retrieving the shed. 

Police reported a vehicle failing to stop on Broadway at 1:47 p.m. Tuesday. The vehicle was reported to be stolen. Police further reported the driver threw an object out of his window. There were three occupants inside the vehicle. Police followed the vehicle on Walnut, Central, Saville and Hamilton streets, where the pursuit was called off. The vehicle was last seen going into Lynn. Lynn police was notified. 

Lynn police reported they received a 911 text stating someone fired a single gunshot out of a vehicle in the area of Town Line Gas Station at 1:59 p.m. Tuesday at 2:19 p.m.


A report of shoplifting at Best Buy on Broadway at 12:51 p.m. Tuesday.


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