SalemNews.com, Salem, MA

Local News

April 12, 2013

Police/fire

Marblehead

Wednesday

A man was transported to Salem Hospital after a 9:29 a.m. report that a “man trying to harm himself” had “gone down into the water” on Front Street.

A Bayview Road man reported at 12:51 p.m. that he had received a call on his cellphone from a woman who said she was with the U.S. Census Bureau.

Thursday

An Endicott Avenue woman reported at 6:21 a.m. that she had left her keys in her vehicle overnight and it was stolen.

Peabody

Wednesday

A purse was stolen from a vehicle parked at 194 Newbury St., according to a 2:25 p.m. report.

The Fire Department ventilated a building at 6 Silverleaf Way after they received a 9:48 p.m. report that there was a strong odor of gas there and determined that a running vehicle in a garage was giving off a “great amount of heat and strong fumes.”

Thursday

Police received an 8:31 a.m. report that somebody had pried the door open to a vehicle on Foster Street and stolen $10 in change and two radio faceplates from inside.

A man on Salem Street reported at 12:23 p.m. that his vehicle had been broken into via an unlocked door and the owner’s manual stolen.

Police and the Fire Department responded to a report of a three-car accident on Route 128 south just before Route 114. According to radio reports, air bags had deployed, but there was no entrapment or injuries.

Beverly

Wednesday

An officer euthanized a sick raccoon at 19 Wedgemere Road, according to a 5:09 p.m. log item.

A man was hospitalized after a 5:45 p.m. report that he was sleeping on the back steps at 311 Cabot St.

At 6:27 p.m., officers at Chapman and Bow streets arrested Ronnie Alford, 42, of 245 Rantoul St., Beverly, on a charge of operating a motor vehicle with a revoked license and a miscellaneous equipment violation.

Text Only | Photo Reprints
Local News

AP Video
Traditional African Dishes Teach Healthy Eating The Carbon Trap: US Exports Global Warming 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 Raw: Deadly Tornado Hits Virginia Campground Ohio State Marching Band Chief Fired After Probe Raw: Big Rig Stuck in Illinois Swamp
Comments Tracker