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January 4, 2014

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Marblehead

Thursday

Police were unable to locate a tractor-trailer that was reported to have almost taken wires down on Highland Terrace at 1:15 p.m.

A vehicle had struck a pole at Pleasant and Gerry streets, according to a 3:10 p.m. log item. “Driver denying medical attention,” police wrote later.

A Hawkes Street man reported at 6:07 p.m. that he felt threatened by his neighbor and that the other man had told him “he was coming after him.”

Police received an 11:14 p.m. report of a disturbance at a Stonybrook Road address. “Sounded like music,” police wrote. Officers were unable to locate it.

Friday

Police received a 6:36 a.m. 911 hang-up call from a woman at a Cheever Avenue address. Police wrote later: “She and her daughter are home alone, and she went out to shovel, and her daughter wanted to make sure she knew how to reach out for help if there was an emergency.”

Swampscott

Thursday

A man reported at 5:10 p.m. that a manhole cover was missing on Burrill Street and that “his truck fell into the hole causing damage.”

Police received a 10:24 p.m. report that a vehicle with no headlights had spun out a few times in the area of 44 Nichols St. “Delivery driver looking for a location,” police wrote later.

Peabody

Thursday

Police received a 2:20 p.m. report of a dispute over “where snow plow driver is putting snow” on Sabino Farm Road. Police wrote later: “Peace restored.”

Somebody had cut the lock at the gate of the substation on Bartholomew Street and stolen copper equipment, according to a 4:38 p.m. report. “It is unknown at this time what was taken or damaged because of the amount of snow on the ground,” police wrote.

A 13-year-old was transported to North Shore Children’s Hospital after a 5:04 p.m. report of a domestic disturbance at a Swampscott Avenue address.

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