, Salem, MA

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February 17, 2014




Police took a report at 5:26 p.m. from a man on Bridge Street who discovered his father was using his Social Security number to open accounts with Verizon and possibly other creditors or utility companies.

No injuries were reported in a three-car rear-end collision on North Street (Route 114) at 5:33 p.m.

A woman reported to police at 6:32 p.m. that an old boyfriend she’d last dated in 2008 had sent her a Valentine’s Day bouquet of roses, a gesture the woman did not appreciate. Police spoke to the gentleman at his home, advising him that his affection was not reciprocated, and to leave the woman alone.

An employee of the Hawthorne Hotel reported to police at 7 p.m. that his backpack, containing a Frisbee valued at $50 and Frisbee gloves valued at $25, was taken from an area where workers leave their personal belongings.


Scott John Marino, 30, of 16 Gardner St., Salem, was arrested at 2:57 a.m. on a charge of drunken driving, after police were called to West Avenue for a report of a man passed out behind the wheel of a running vehicle with the door open.

Police took a report from the manager of a CVS on Highland Avenue at 8:18 a.m. of a man stealing a package of diapers valued at just under $24, then fleeing in a red car.

Nasso N. Moutsoulas, 36, of 71 Bridge St., Salem, was arrested at 11:59 a.m. on a charge of domestic assault and battery following an incident there. A woman was treated for knee injuries.

No injuries were reported in a two-car rear-end collision on the ramp from Bridge Street to North Street at 12:11 p.m. One driver was ticketed for failing to use caution in stopping.

One driver was ticketed for following too closely after a three-car accident at the intersection of Swampscott Road and First Street at 4:17 p.m.

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