, Salem, MA

Local News

May 17, 2013



A vehicle on Tremont Street was broken into and a passport stolen, according to a 7:50 a.m. report.

Loose change was stolen from a vehicle at 28 Harris St., according to a 9:20 a.m. report.

The animal control officer was going to transport a baby opossum to the Danvers Animal Hospital after a 9:58 a.m. report that a woman had struck and killed a female opossum at 56 Northend St.

Police received an 11:01 a.m. report of a man screaming in the mobile home park at 286 Newbury St. Police determined the man was having a “heated” phone conversation.

A caller reported at 11:31 a.m. that there were two men — wearing gloves and all black clothing — running down May Street with “multiple items.” Police were unable to locate the two men, although they did arrest a 24-year-old local man on a warrant while they were checking the area.



Police responded to a 7:37 p.m. report of a break-in at 30 Wellman St. — “with suspect still on site” — and arrested Raymond Garland Jr., 21, homeless, on charges of breaking and entering in the daytime for a felony, larceny over $250 and destruction of property.


Cross Lane was blocked off around noon while the Fire Department extinguished a fire in the woods, according to the log. Police were on scene for about two hours.

A 2:56 p.m. report that a bicyclist had been hit by a car brought police to Rantoul and Creek streets, but they were unable to locate the accident.



A caller reported at 11:03 a.m. that a suspicious man had been in the same spot at Atlantic Avenue and Humphrey Street for 30 minutes “watching houses.”

Police fielded an 8:04 p.m. report of screaming in the area of 125 Eastman Ave., but police didn’t report finding anything suspicious in the area.

Text Only | Photo Reprints
Local News

AP Video
Kerry: Humanitarian Cease-fire Efforts Continue Raw: Corruption Trial Begins for Former Va Gov. The Carbon Trap: US Exports Global Warming UN Security Council Calls for Gaza Cease-fire Traditional African Dishes Teach Healthy Eating 13 Struck by Lightning on Calif. Beach Baseball Hall of Famers Inducted Israel, Hamas Trade Fire Despite Truce in Gaza Italy's Nibali Set to Win First Tour De France Raw: Shipwrecked Concordia Completes Last Voyage Raw: Sea Turtle Hatchlings Emerge From Nest Raw: Massive Dust Storm Covers Phoenix 12-hour Cease-fire in Gaza Fighting Begins Raw: Bolivian Dancers Attempt to Break Record Raw: Israel, Palestine Supporters Rally in US Raw: Air Algerie Flight 5017 Wreckage Virginia Governor Tours Tornado Aftermath Judge Faces Heat Over Offer to Help Migrant Kids Kangaroo Goes Missing in Oklahoma More M17 Bodies Return, Sanctions on Russia Grow
Comments Tracker