Local Crime, Police/Fire

Police Log: 8-1-19

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. 



Donoban Arismendy, 25, of 111 Rockaway St., was arrested on a courtesy booking at 6:41 a.m. Wednesday. 

Thomas Fitzgerald, of 30 Walden St., was arrested on warrant charges of daytime breaking and entering for a felony and destruction of property at 12:02 p.m. Wednesday. 

Cristina Lasso, 47, of 111 Rockaway St., was arrested on a courtesy booking at 6:38 a.m. Wednesday. 

John O’Shea, of 30 Walden St., was arrested on warrant charges of daytime breaking and entering for a felony and destruction of property at 12:17 p.m. Wednesday. 

Edmundo Rivera-Gomez, 50, of 43 Roosevelt Ave., Glenfield, was arrested on a courtesy booking at 7:44 a.m. Wednesday. 

Johana Torres, 35, of 111 Rockaway St., was arrested on a courtesy booking at 6:52 a.m. Wednesday. 


A report of a motor vehicle crash at 4:04 p.m. Tuesday at 27 Ingalls St.; at 5:03 p.m. Tuesday at Gregg House at 106 Broad St.; at 5:20 p.m. Tuesday at Bowler and Chestnut streets; at 6:26 a.m. Wednesday on Lynnway; at 8:21 a.m. Wednesday at Federal Street and Western Avenue.

A report of a motor vehicle crash with personal injury at 6:37 p.m. Tuesday at Chatham and Parrott streets; at 1:04 a.m. Wednesday at 98 Cottage St. 


A report of an assault and battery at 4:51 p.m. Tuesday on Circle Avenue. 

A report of an assault at 11:06 a.m. Wednesday at 269 Union St. 

Breaking and Entering 

A report of a breaking and entering at 11:58 a.m. Wednesday at Dollar Tree at 759 Lynnway. 


A report of a larceny at 5:05 p.m. Tuesday at 5 Albany St.; at 1:46 a.m. Wednesday at 48 Arlington St. 


A report of motor vehicle vandalism at 11:18 a.m. Wednesday at 10 Farrar St. 



Motor vehicle crash with injuries reported on Tuesday at 9:26 a.m. on Route 128 at Exit 43, north of Walnut Street. Massachusetts State Police handling the incident. Patient taken to Salem Hospital.


Accidental burglar alarm reported on Wednesday at 4:10 a.m. at Lynnfield High School at 275 Essex St. 


Caller reports he pulled a cable wire down on Melch Road on Tuesday at 7:47 a.m. No details provided. 

Officer wanted on Main Street on Tuesday at 8:39 a.m. Party came to the police station to report bicyclists on the street.

Caller reported items missing from the home at 5 Lakeview Drive on Tuesday at 9:30 a.m. and requests extra patrols. 

Party from 14 Chatham Way came to the police station on Tuesday at 10:45 a.m. to report a suspicious white pickup truck parked in front of his home yesterday and the operator had binoculars. No details given.

Report of credit card fraud from a caller at 791 Lowell St. on Tuesday at 3:22 p.m. No details provided. 

Report of a suspicious white Toyota Camry on Tuesday at 4:45 p.m. with Massachusetts license plate 7E819 that has been parked in his driveway at 574 Chestnut St. when caller or his wife arrived home several times. Homeowner has a dumpster in his yard and is unsure whether they are dumping or taking things. Officer reports a car is not registered to that plate number. The officer ran 57EB19 and that came back as a white Camry that has been run by local police departments several times recently. Officer will keep an eye out. 

Disabled auto reported on Tuesday at 5:58 p.m. at 1100 Main and 228 Lowell streets. Officer located the vehicle and the operator is standing by for AAA.

Officer requested at 565 Walnut St. about a vehicle that has not been returned to him on Tuesday at 6:17 p.m. Caller was advised the issue is a civil matter and provided instructions on how to proceed.

Loud noise complaint from a neighbor at 375 North Broadway on Tuesday at 10:55 p.m. Officer unable to make contact with tenant, loud TV can be heard in the hallway.

Medical Aid

Lahey Health Clinic at 1350 Market St. requested an ambulance for a woman on Tuesday at 2:52 p.m. Patient taken to Lahey Hospital & Medical Center. 



A caller reported at 10:56 a.m. on Tuesday that he was rear ended on Pig Rock Lane and the other driver attempted to drive away.


A caller reported a dump truck in the middle of Vine Street and it was too narrow for their bus to get by at 7:56 a.m. on Tuesday. Responding officers advised the truck to move.

A parks and recreation employee called at 9:07 a.m. on Tuesday and reported a boat has been parked at the Ocean Avenue beach lot since Friday. The boat is registered under the old owner, who stated he sold it but couldn’t remember the name of the person he sold it to. There was no valid registration on the boat, police reported. Responding officers had the boat towed from the lot.

A caller reported at 11:10 a.m. on Tuesday that he’s been receiving calls from someone claiming to be from Social Security benefits. He stated he understood it was a scam.

A walk-in reported at 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday that he left his black Mongoose Mountain Bicycle at Starbucks on Sunday and now it’s missing.

A caller reported a speeding truck knocked down tree limbs on Leggs Hill Road at 4:09 p.m. on Tuesday. He stated it made it hard for vehicles to drive safely.

A caller reported a larceny of cash by his father at 6:19 p.m. on Tuesday. 



The harbormaster reported he asked some youths to get off the wharf and they began to give him a hard time at 11:20 a.m. Sunday. 

A caller reported a large amount of smoke coming from the water on Short Beach at 2:57 p.m. Sunday. 

A report of a loose dog at Castle and Flash roads at 4:58 p.m. on Sunday. 

A Garner Road resident reported someone pulled up in his yard and started yelling at 6:04 p.m. Sunday. 

A caller reported that his son was driving on Castle Road and a man started yelling at him and saying he was going to kick his ass and to bring his “fat f*** father over and he’ll kick his ass too” at 6:15 p.m. Sunday. 

A report of a loose dog on Flash Road at 4:32 p.m. Monday. 

A black pick-up truck and a white SUV were reportedly racing on the Causeway at 4:33 p.m. Monday. 

A report of downed wires on Nahant Road at 8:18 a.m. Tuesday. 

A Nahant Road resident reported someone planting trees and dumping the dirt on her hill and she wants it to stop at 11:26 a.m. Tuesday. 

Jet skis were reportedly speeding in the inlet of the wharf next to kids in the water at 2:21 p.m. Tuesday. 



Monica D. Charles, 37, was summoned on Tuesday at 10:20 a.m. following a motor vehicle stop at 114 Lynn St. for operating an unregistered and uninsured vehicle. Vehicle was towed to her home by Mallia’s Towing.

Julie Sylvester, 39, was summoned following a motor vehicle stop on Tuesday at 3:29 p.m. at In The Game for operating a motor vehicle without a license and a red light violation. Vehicle will be towed. 

Lucineia Maria Demelo-Emerick of 21 Bowditch St., was summoned on Tuesday at 7:22 p.m. following a motor vehicle stop at 42 Central St. for unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and given a citation for an unrestrained child.


Hit and run crash reported on Monday at 4:36 p.m. at Shaw’s Supermarket at 210S Andover St. Mall security with a vehicle operator who reported the crash occurred at the overpass at the mall’s entrance. Suspect vehicle is a silver BMW. Operator made arrangement for tow. Officer checked the area for the suspect. 

Motor vehicle crash reported on Tuesday at 9:18 a.m. at 136 Lowell and 2 King streets. Officer reports EMS examining one of the operators, vehicle will be towed by Mallia’s Tow. 

Report of a motor vehicle crash on Tuesday at 10:28 a.m. near 128 Bridge and Andover streets. Officer assisted with paperwork exchange. 

Motor vehicle struck a parked car on Tuesday at 12:45 p.m. at 7 Center and 31 Paleologos streets. Officer will document.

Animal Control  

Caller from Trask Road complained of excessive barking from neighbor’s dog during early morning hours on Tuesday at 9:30 a.m. Animal control officer sent a warning, copy of barking law, license warning, and license application to Timothy Rigol, 14 Trask Road. There is no record of the dog and rabies vaccination status is unknown. 


Report of two juveniles trespassing at 51 Keys Drive on Monday at 6:06 p.m. Officer could not locate teens. 

Report of a suspicious 5-foot-9-inch white man wearing a button down shirt and driving a Maserati who waved to the reporting party on Johnson Street on Monday at 8:15 p.m. Woman ignored him and went into her house and the suspect knocked on her door. Police report man was gone upon arrival of police. Officer will check the area.

Stop & Shop at 19 Howley St. reported two men walked out with two carriages of groceries without paying on Monday at 10:11 p.m. Officer reports the men left the merchandise outside and store will call back if they return.

Resident of 758 Lowell St. complained about a large truck parked on the street near a gas line on Tuesday at 7:04 a.m. Officer checked the area but was unable to locate the vehicle. 



Jacklyn Conner, 38, of 1 Francis Drive, Apt. 211, Andover, was arrested on warrant charges. 

Christian Murphy, 48, of 1 Francis Drive, Apt. 211, Andover, was arrested and charged with operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license, unregistered motor vehicle, and uninsured motor vehicle, and on warrant charges. 


A report of a motor vehicle accident on Walnut Street at 12:47 a.m. Tuesday; at Saugus Town Hall at 10:37 a.m. Tuesday; at 128 Walnut St. at 3:54 p.m. Tuesday; at Vincent Street and Lincoln Avenue at 5:35 p.m. Tuesday.


A caller reported a car with three dogs inside and the windows shut at Five Below at 10:42 a.m. Tuesday. 

A caller reported she witnessed a white sedan driving backwards on the wrong side of the road at Elm and Walnut streets at 8:09 p.m. Tuesday. 


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