Local Crime, Police/Fire

Police Log: 2-25-20

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. 

LYNN

Arrest 

Taylore Spring was arrested on a warrant charge of assault and battery at 3:01 a.m. Monday. 

Accidents 

A report of a motor vehicle crash at 3:42 p.m. Sunday at 391 Western Ave.; at 7:59 a.m. Monday at Dunkin’ Donuts at 29 Boston St.; at 8:04 a.m. Monday at 144 Washington St.; at 8:06 a.m. Monday at 84 Lawton Ave.; at 9:20 a.m. Monday at My Brother’s Table at 100 Willow St.  

A report of a motor vehicle crash with personal injury at 9:20 a.m. Monday at 34 Hanover St. 

Assaults 

A report of an assault and battery at 12:57 a.m. Monday on Exchange Street; at 6:15 a.m. Monday on Kingsley Terrace. 

Breaking and Entering 

A report of a motor vehicle breaking and entering at 2:16 p.m. Sunday at 36 Lawton Ave. 

Overdose 

A report of an overdose at 8:05 p.m. Sunday on Curwin Terrace.

Theft 

A report of a larceny at 9:50 p.m. Sunday at 498 Essex St.; at 11:02 a.m. Monday at 10 Archer St. 

A report of a robbery at 2 a.m. Monday at Pinkham Place and Pinkham Street. 

Vandalism 

A report of motor vehicle vandalism at 12:33 p.m. Monday at 33 High St. 

MARBLEHEAD 

Assaults 

A report of an assault at 9:21 p.m. Sunday at Humphrey Street and Countryside Lane. A caller reported a youth was assaulted by a man who was getting off the T bus. The victim reported it was an unprovoked attack. The assailant was described as a white, heavy-set man who had reportedly been “talking to himself.” 

Complaints 

A Washington Street caller reported her neighbor told her that there were two people who were trying to take her paddleboard from her backyard at 4:59 p.m. Sunday. Police reported the paddleboard would be staying there for now and the people were working something out. 

SAUGUS 

Arrests

Erica A. Demodena, 42, of 77 Newhall Ave., Apt. 304, was arrested on a warrant at 9:28 p.m. Saturday. 

Alvaro Lopez, 23, of 41 Johnson St., Apt. 1, Lynn, was arrested and charged with unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and on a warrant at 10:17 p.m. Sunday. 

Accidents 

A report of a motor vehicle crash with personal injury at 2:27 p.m. Friday at Jimmy’s Steer House at 114 Broadway. A caller reported a two-car crash with one person complaining of neck and back pain. The person refused medical attention.

A report of a motor vehicle hit and run crash at 4:47 p.m. Friday at 225 Fairmount Ave. A caller reported a car slammed into his vehicle when it was parked next to the house.

A report of a motor vehicle crash at 9:41 a.m. Saturday at Walmart at 770 Broadway; at 12:28 p.m. Saturday by Walgreens on Broadway; at 1:46 p.m. Saturday at Irontown Diner at 327 Main St.; at 4:58 p.m. Sunday at Broadway and Walnut Street.

A report of a motor vehicle crash with personal injury at 12:15 p.m. Saturday at Saugus Center on Main Street; at 2:17 p.m. Saturday at Hamilton and Sumner streets. A caller reported a motorcyclist was down in the roadway. One person was taken to Melrose-Wakefield Hospital. 

A report of a pedestrian hit by a motor vehicle at 3:20 p.m. Saturday at Marshalls at 655 Broadway. The person refused medical attention

A motor vehicle hit and run crash was reported at 10:50 a.m. Sunday at Big Y at 357 Broadway.

A report of a motor vehicle crash with personal injury at 12:38 p.m. Sunday at Boston Market Corporation at 168 Broadway. A two-car crash in the parking lot was reported. A woman who struck the side of her head on her steering wheel was taken to Melrose-Wakefield Hospital. The man driving the other car declined medical attention. 

A motor vehicle crash with personal injury at 2:05 p.m. Sunday at Bed Bath & Beyond at 367 Broadway. A three-car crash was reported. 

Breaking and Entering 

A report of a breaking and entering at 4:14 p.m. Friday at LA Fitness at 1450 Broadway. A caller reported someone broke into his gym locker and stole his wallet.

Complaints 

A report of suspicious activity at 2:50 a.m. Saturday at Clifton Arms at 141 Essex St. A caller reported a man had been walking down the rail trail and shining a light into people’s homes. Police were unable to locate the man.

A report of a disturbance at 8:29 p.m. Saturday at Polcari’s Restaurant at 92 Broadway. A caller reported he was assaulted by another employee. Police reported the people involved were separated for the night. 

A report of suspicious activity at 10:58 p.m. Saturday at Big Y at 357 Broadway. An officer reported a group in front of the old Rite Aid looked like they wanted to start a fight. Additional officers responded and reported the group of kids had come from Roller World and were waiting for the bus in front of Kohl’s. The group got onto the bus without incident. 

A disturbance was reported at 1:39 p.m. Sunday at Brenner’s at 26 Osprey Road. A caller reported a woman with bright red hair had jumped out of a black SUV that had been occupied by three men. The woman reportedly walked away from the area toward Route 1 South and was followed by the SUV. Police located the woman by Brenner’s and gave her a ride. 

A report of a disturbance at 3:03 p.m. Sunday at 76 Springdale Ave. A caller reported a group of youths were playing on the hill in her backyard and refusing to leave. Police reported the youths had left prior to their arrival. 

A disturbance was reported at 8:14 p.m. Sunday at Avalon Bay Communities at 859 Broadway. A caller reported a verbal disturbance. A man had reportedly locked himself in the bathroom. The unwanted man was reportedly using heroin in the home. Police reported the man was aggressive, but further investigation revealed the man had been showering and there was no evidence of a crime. 

Theft 

A report of a larceny at 3:24 p.m. Friday at 17 Harmon Road. A caller reported a stolen package. 

A larceny was reported at 2:24 p.m. Saturday at Lightwave Tattoo at 184 Broadway.

Vandalism 

A report of vandalism at 10:13 a.m. Sunday at 47 Golden Hills Road. A caller reported his girlfriend’s car was egged the night before. 

SWAMPSCOTT 

Complaints 

A report of suspicious activity at 12:13 p.m. Sunday at 374 Humphrey St.; at 7:53 p.m. Sunday at 94 Middlesex Ave. 

Theft 

A report of a larceny at 11:27 p.m. Sunday at 25 Cherry St. 

 

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