Local Crime, Police/Fire

Police Log: 9-16-2020

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.




A report of a motor vehicle crash at 9:44 p.m. Monday at Essex Street and Rogers Avenue; at 10:53 p.m. Monday at Cleveland Street and Western Avenue; at 8:43 a.m. Tuesday at Light and Summer streets; at 10:17 a.m. Tuesday at 69 Elmwood Ave.    

A report of a motor vehicle crash with personal injury at 9:45 p.m. Monday at 8 Rogers Ave. 

A report of a motor vehicle hit and run crash at 6:44 a.m. Tuesday at 107 Rockaway St.; at 6:57 a.m. Tuesday at 43 Eastern Ave. 

Breaking and Entering 

A report of a breaking and entering at 10:37 a.m. Tuesday at 6 Bennett Circle. 


A report of an overdose at 8:53 p.m. Monday on Flint Street; at 11:32 a.m. Tuesday on Empire Street; at 12:54 p.m. Tuesday at Burrill and Sanderson avenues.  


A report of a larceny at 7:25 p.m. Monday at 198 Locust St.; at 9:56 a.m. Tuesday at CVS at 200 S Common St. 


A report of vandalism at 12:52 p.m. Tuesday at 90 Commercial St. 




A report of a motor vehicle hit and run crash at 8:58 a.m. Monday on Clifton Avenue. 


A report of a disturbance at 4:50 p.m. Monday on Leggs Hill Road. A caller reported his neighbor started yelling at and threatening the caller’s landscapers for parking near her house. 

A report of suspicious activity at 6:46 p.m. Monday on Atlantic Avenue. A caller reported a census worker was on her back deck about a week ago, which she spoke to him about. But the caller said she got home on Monday to find the man on her back deck again. The man was reportedly asking her questions and being belligerent. 

Suspicious activity was reported at 6:55 p.m. Monday on Franklin Street. A caller reported she came home to find her house door wide open with the hall light on. She was concerned someone may have broken into the apartment. Police reported no one was inside the condo.  




Andy Montaned, 37, of Lowell, was arrested Tuesday on warrant charges. 


Police received a report at 9:24 p.m. Monday of a motor vehicle accident on Newhall St. with unknown injuries. Officers were dispatched to the location. 


Police received a call at 8:05 p.m. Monday from a woman who reported her downstairs neighbor was harassing her over noise levels coming from her three small children. Officers were dispatched to the apartments on Founders Way and reported speaking with the caller, who was told her rights. She was instructed to contact the property manager and to call back with any further problems. 

A caller reported loose branches laying in the power lines in front of her homes on Linwood St. at 6:50 p.m. Tuesday. The Department of Public Works was notified. 

Police received a call at 1:37 p.m. Tuesday from an employee at Bernie & Phyl’s Discount Furniture on Broadway who reported an unruly customer was causing a disturbance and refusing to leave. Dispatched officers reported the party left prior to officer arrival. 


A caller reported a stolen bicycle from his yard on Walnut St. at 6:59 a.m. Tuesday. An officer was dispatched for a report. 

Police received a 911 call at 11:10 p.m. Monday about two males dressed in all black trying to gain access through a front window on Lily Pond Ave. Dispatched officers placed a male party under arrest.  

A man walked into the station at 3:31 p.m. Tuesday to report his debit card was used for two transactions totaling $345 in Chelsea on Aug. 29. 




A report of suspicious activity at 2:17 a.m. Tuesday at 54 Redington St. 


A report of a larceny at 10:24 a.m. Monday at 3 Pierro Terrace. 

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