A 1:48 p.m. report that suspicious youths were looking into vehicles brought police to the parking garage on New Liberty Street. Three youths were subsequently arrested on a charge of attempting to commit a crime, to wit, breaking and entering into a motor vehicle.
Police received an 8:54 a.m. report that a Mercedes at Home Depot on Newbury Street had been broken into.
A residence at 308 Maple St. had been broken into via a window, according to a 2:41 p.m. report.
Police were looking last night for a 15-year-old boy who hadn’t returned to his Riverside Street address after school, according to radio reports. The boy was described as a being light-skinned with a thin build, about 135 pounds. He was wearing a red hooded sweatshirt and blue jeans when he was last seen, which was about 3:30 p.m. at the high school. An officer said the boy’s phone had been pinged to Hollywood Hits on Hutchinson Drive about 4:30 p.m. and that an officer with a K9 had investigated in that area.
The Fire Department responded to a 7:30 a.m. report of a chimney fire at 114 Linden St. Firefighters extinguished the blaze, which had spread to an interior wooden wall that a flue passed through. A man, woman and two dogs evacuated the residence beforehand, and there were no injuries. Fire Chief Phil Stevens estimated the damage at a few thousand dollars.
Following a report of a domestic assault, police responded to 94 Boston. St. about 7 p.m. and arrested Raymond Abbott, 52, of the same address, on a charge of domestic assault and battery.