Local Crime, Police/Fire

Police Log: 11-23-19

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. 



Cruz Jimenez, 22, homeless, was arrested on a warrant charging him with unlicensed operation and miscellaneous motor vehicle equipment violations on Friday at 12:25 a.m. 

Richie Cuevas, 32, 18 Elmwood St., was arrested and charged with firearm violations including use of a firearm in a felony and drug possession to distribute on Friday at 11:51 a.m. 

Michelle Forgione, 34, was arrested on a warrant charging her with larceny under $1,200 and assault with a dangerous weapon on Thursday at 10:50 p.m. 

Phyllis Greenholtz, 56, of Haverhill, was arrested on a warrant charging her with larceny under $1,200 on Friday at 4:05 a.m.

Nichole Guidry, 30, of 36 Flint St., Revere, was arrested and charged with sexual conduct for a fee on Friday at 6:10 a.m. 

Lincoln McKenzie, 40, of 23 Chestnut St., was arrested and charged with possession to distribute drugs and conspiracy to violate drug laws on Thursday at 1:27 p.m. 

Adam Miller, 31, of 50 Andrew St., was arrested and charged with drug possession and conspiracy to violate drug laws on Thursday at 1:18 p.m. 


Police responded to a report of a larceny at Atkins Avenue on Friday at 3:27 p.m.; a larceny reported at a Peach Street residence on Friday at 12:28 p.m. and a robbery reported at 81 Hawthorne St. on Friday at 1:48 a.m. 


Police responded to a report of a motor vehicle accident in front of St. Mary’s High School on Friday at 2:34 p.m.; an accident reported with injury on Hanson Street on Friday at 12:41 p.m. and an accident at Essex and Washington streets on Friday at 12:26 p.m. 


Police received a report of an assault at 701 Western Ave. on Friday at 10:52 a.m. 



A caller reported a hit-and-run accident on Andover Street near the 

North Shore Mall Thursday at 2:45 p.m. Officer will document the case.

An officer responding to a motor vehicle accident was involved in a cruiser accident on Lowell Street at Roosevelt Ave Friday at 12:14 p.m. Gaeta’s towed the cruiser to the city garage.

An officer leaving a detail reported he was in a motor vehicle accident Friday at 12:12 p.m. on Lake Street. The officer was transported to Beverly Hospital. The other operator was issued a citation and was transported to Mass General.

A woman reported a hit-and-run accident on Pocahontas Drive Thursday at 8:35 p.m. Officer investigated and documented the incident.

A Washington Street caller reported a car had crashed into a pole or house  Thursday at 3:53 p.m.


A Crane Brook Way resident reported Thursday at 1:34 p.m. at the police station that a drone had been stolen out of his motor vehicle. Officer will investigate.

A caller at Zumiez on Andover Street reported Thursday at 6:56 p.m. a shoplifter had been detailed by mall security.


A caller reported a suspicious motor vehicle on Worcester Road Thursday at 1:33 p.m. Police determined the operator was a home health aide having her lunch in between clients.

A Castle Circle caller reported two men in a black Ford SUV left a gas tank on the side of the road Friday at 1:13 p.m. Officer reports that the tank was empty.

A caller reported two suspicious motor vehicles on Lowell Street Friday at 10:43 a.m. Officer found all was in order.

Animal control

A Pinewood Road caller requested assistance with releasing a racoon from her porch Friday at 8:19 a.m. The animal could not be located.

A Foster Street resident reported that his landlord was trying to evict him without warning Thursday at 10:10 p.m. Officer advised the caller it was a civil matter and to go to court in the morning.

A caller reported Thursday at 9:24 p.m. that a black car was operating erratically on Russell Street near Big Y Plaza. Police could not locate the motor vehicle.

A caller reported heavy smoke near Northeast Nursery on Lowell Street Thursday at 5:46. Officers checked the area and determined the complaint was unfounded.

Medical aid

An Ashford Road caller reported a walker was having a panic attack Friday at 12:43 p.m. The patient was transported to Lahey Hospital.

A Stockton Road resident reported Friday at 11:08 a.m that he needed medical attention following a fall the night before. The person was transported to Lahey Hospital.

A Kirkland Road resident reported a person had fallen Friday at 5:56 a.m. 



Police received a call at 7:39 p.m. Thursday from a woman reporting that three shoplifting suspects from a different store were now in her store, Dick’s Sporting Goods on Broadway. Officers were dispatched but unable to identify or locate any suspects. 

A caller reported an erratic vehicle operator in a white Ford Explorer at 8:04 p.m. Thursday. Officers stopped the vehicle at Walnut St. and Pond St. and determined the driver was not impaired, but was using his tablet while driving. 


A caller at 3:41 p.m. on Thursday reported a past shoplifting incident at Ocean State Job Lot on Broadway that was valued over $100. Officers were dispatched for more information.  


Police received a call at 12:40 p.m. Thursday reporting a fight between two males that produced injuries. Police were dispatched to the Salvation Army on Broadway and at least one of the parties was transported to MelroseWakefield Hospital. 

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