Local Crime, Police/Fire

Police Log: 11-12-20

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.




Stanley Kibacha, 47, of 11 Hamley St., was arrested and charged with drinking in public, violation of the city knife ordinance and Class B drug possession at 7:36 p.m. Tuesday.

Marco Roman, 24, of 36 Tudor St., was arrested and charged with conspiracy to violate the drug law and on warrant charges of two counts of larceny from a person, assault and battery, assault with a dangerous weapon, Class B drug possession, Class E drug possession, receiving a stolen motor vehicle, and operation of a motor vehicle with a suspended license at 1:27 p.m. Tuesday.

Brenda Sanchez, 36, of 67 Silsbee St., was arrested and charged with Class A drug distribution and conspiracy to violate the drug law at 6:23 p.m. Tuesday.

Emmanuel Tamba, 26, of 139 Williams Ave., was arrested and charged with drinking in public at 7:59 p.m. Tuesday.

A report of a motor vehicle crash at 5:21 p.m. Tuesday at 694 Western Ave.; at 5:34 p.m. Tuesday at 139 Lawton Ave.; at 5:58 p.m. Tuesday at 297 Broadway; at 6:09 p.m. Tuesday at 46 Melvin Ave.; at 10:24 a.m. Wednesday at 46 Rockaway St.; at 12:40 p.m. Wednesday at Commercial Street and Lynnway.

A report of a gunshot at 9:29 p.m. Tuesday on Wilson Street.

A report of an overdose at 12:24 a.m. Wednesday on Washington Street. 


A bicyclist rode into a parked car at 12:36 p.m. Tuesday. The cyclist only reported injuries to their extremities and did not lose consciousness.
A caller reported that they witnessed a vehicle strike theirs in front of the CVS on Atlantic Avenue at 1:45 p.m. Tuesday. He was unable to obtain the license of the vehicle that struck his.


A caller reported that a student had fled at 8:59 a.m. Tuesday. This was the second time that the child had fled the building that day. He was returned to the custody of his foster parents.

A report of unemployment claim fraud at 10:50 a.m. Tuesday; at 6:22 Tuesday.



Animal Control

A woman reported an injured seagull in the middle of Willow Road at 3:06 p.m. Tuesday. The woman was advised accordingly. 


Police received a report of unemployment fraud at 11:52 a.m. Tuesday.



A report of a welfare scam at 9:45 a.m. Tuesday.

A reported theft of an Amazon package from 10 Blodgett Ave. at 10:14 a.m. Tuesday.

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