, Salem, MA

August 14, 2013


The Salem News

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Two women were arrested and charged with shoplifting at Bob’s Store, 230 South Main St., at 4 p.m.: Jelenyce Vasquez, 17, of 134 Amesbury St., Apt. 16, Lawrence, and Kanilen Jasmine Alvarado, 22, of 50 Island St., Apt. 9/304, Lawrence.



Police dispersed a loud group at McDonald’s, 77 High St., at 7:23 p.m.


Police spoke with an “unsatisfied guest” at Denny’s, 152 Endicott St., at 5:29 a.m.

Malco Lopez, 24, of 24 Rockaway, Lynn, was arrested and charged with driving without a license during a 6:36 a.m. vehicle stop on Andover Street.



At 5:10 p.m., a person came into the police station to report his cellphone had been taken from under his pillow while he was sleeping last night at a Palmer Street residence.

Two officers responded to the Peabody Essex Museum Axelrod Walkway at 9:47 p.m. for a report of a group possibly smoking marijuana. When the officers approached the group, one person took off on foot. The remaining person was found to be in possession of a “small amount” of marijuana and a pot pipe, according to police. He was issued a $100 fine and city ordinance violation for possession of a marijuana.

Police assisted with finding and returning a juvenile patient that had taken off from North Shore Medical Center, 81 Highland Ave., at 11:05 p.m.

At 11:28 p.m., officers responded to 5 Palmer St. for a report of a loud party. Officers found more than 50 people gathered at the address and issued a $200 fine for violation of a city ordinance. Police said this is the second time they’ve responded to a loud party at that address in the last 30 days.


At 7:31 a.m., police took a report of motor vehicle vandalism at 38 Salem St., where a 1999 Audi station wagon had been keyed and all windows and the sunroof smashed. The car had been parked in front of 38 Salem St. all night.

A Wisteria Street resident came into the police station at 3:44 p.m. to report she had seen a neighbor videotaping her through an open window last night.



At 1:44 a.m., police responded to Cabot Street for a report of a car on train tracks. Mackenzie Anne Grenert, 21, of 9 Tall Tree Drive, Beverly, was arrested and charged with a marked lanes violation, reckless operation of a motor vehicle and drunken driving.

Police responded to 91 Herrick St. at 9:54 a.m. and found catalytic converters had been stolen from two vehicles in the parking lot.



Police did a check of 4 Mill St. at 9:09 p.m. and found marijuana plants, which were removed and disposed of.


At 1:28 p.m., officers responded to Peabody Library, 82 Main St., and helped remove a bat from the building.



At 2:52 p.m., a Redstone Lane caller reported that the bronze rudder he had installed on his boat had been taken.



Police responded at 5:32 a.m. to Hillside Avenue, where a tow-truck driver reported having a problem with a vehicle owner over the repossession of the vehicle.