, Salem, MA

October 8, 2012


The Salem News

---- — Beverly


Scott John Huntley, 47, of 8 Windsor Road, Beverly, was arrested at 8:59 p.m. on Chase Street on charges of burglary, assault and battery, assault, vandalism, and trespass. According to the report, he broke down a door. Responding were Patrolmen Harold Geary, Erik Abrahmson and Charles Twombly and Sgt. Lawrence Van Liere.


Police cleared a loud party with 30 people on Rantoul Street at 12:37 a.m. “in approximately 15 minutes,” according to the log.

A man on Baker Avenue flagged down police at 1:44 a.m. to complain that he’d been in scuffle. But as logged, “area search showed no one.”

A story of a man living in a car at Butman Street brought police at 12:09 p.m., but they were unable to find anyone.



Police were called at 3:42 a.m. regarding an alleged assault by two youths at Lena’s Pizza and Subs on Washington Street.

Entry was likely made with a crowbar, busting through a deadbolt lock in order to rob a residence on Avalon Drive, according to the log at 5:14 p.m. Among the missing items was “a gold Heinicke watch.” A Kindle was reported missing from an adjacent residence later in the day.

Julio Vasquez, 63, of 5 Lander St., Lynn, was arrested at 6:06 p.m. on Lake Street on a charge of driving with a suspended license.


Alicia E. Baldi, 30, of 286 Newbury St., Peabody, was arrested at 1:44 a.m. at her Route 1 address on a charge of domestic assault and battery. A Peabody man will be summonsed on the same charge. Police had received a call saying “neighbors are fighting.”

It was parked at the rear of Latitude Sports Club on Route 1 and worth $5,000. The owner of a plow told police at 10:12 a.m. that someone stole it.

J.C. Penney at the Northshore Mall told police at 3:32 p.m. that they will deal with a recently caught shoplifter.

Keep track of your mileage — that was the advice police had at 4:37 p.m. for a woman on Central Street who “believes somebody is driving her motor vehicle in the middle of the night,” according to the log.

Jorge Pimental, 21, of 98 Margin St., Salem, was arrested at 5:15 p.m. at Joe’s American Bar & Grill in the Northshore Mall on charges of stealing a car and receiving stolen property worth more than $250. Mall security described “a shoplifter that is being uncooperative.”


Samantha A. Linhares, 30, of 132 School St., New Bedford, was arrested at 2:26 a.m. in the vicinity of the Hampton Inn on Route 1 on a charge of domestic assault and battery. Police report initially being “waved down by couple arguing in taxi.”



While in the bathroom, a woman on Grove Street heard someone walking around the apartment, according to the log at 8:27 p.m. It might have been one of her roommates, but when she shouted “hello,” she heard them run out. So far, keys and $200 have turned up missing.

Ryan Livingston, 28, of 5 West Ave., Salem, was arrested at 11:40 p.m. on Washington Street by Patrolman Robert Cunningham on a charge of violating the city’s knife ordinance. A motor vehicle stop preceded the arrest.


Jimmy Long, 23, of 135 Ocean St., Lynn, was arrested at 12:32 a.m. on Washington Street on two counts of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon — a motor vehicle, assault and battery, being disorderly, and failure to stop for police. In the same incident, George C. Kelly III, 31, of 21 High Rock St., Lynn, and Sophy Chhum, 23, of 43 W. Baltimore St., Lynn, were arrested on charges of assault and battery and being disorderly. Police responded to a report of a fight outside O’Neill’s Pub. Among those responding were Capt. Brian Gilligan and Sgt. Richard Gagnon.

Christopher Silvestro, 22, of 262 Central St., Rowley, and Joseph P. Hanton of 148 Salem St., Woburn, were arrested, according to the log at 1:06 a.m. on Washington Street on charges of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon — their feet, assault and battery, and being disorderly. All this stemmed from a report of a fight outside Tavern in the Square, a contest spotted by the Special Response Unit, including Patrolmen Deni Gaito, Thomas Pelletier and Robert Cunningham and Sgt. Kristian Hanson.

When a man, accompanied by a woman, ran into his ex-girlfriend, accompanied by a man, at a local bar, police intervention resulted at 2:12 a.m. Officers responded to a report of a “dispute in the driveway” nearby with the ex-girlfriend “yelling because (the ex-boyfriend) would not come out to talk.” She left before police arrived and hung up when an officer tried to explain her rights over the phone. The man was also apprised of his rights.

Police searched but could not locate a “female with no clothes” on Highland Avenue, according to the log at 3:48 a.m.

Samuel Harrison, 60, of 257 Washington St., was arrested at 4:48 a.m. after being found sleeping in his car. He is charged with drunken driving and having an open container. Responding were Patrolmen Michael Ball, Derek White and Joshua Gerrard.

Aquiles M. Sanchez Jr., 29, of 1000 Loring Ave., Salem, was arrested at 9:20 a.m. at his address by Patrolmen Mark Fabiszewski and Erik Manninen on three counts of domestic assault and battery.

The yolk was on a window at Rainbow Terrace, according to a police report at 6:06 p.m. regarding egg-throwing vandals.

A woman trying to buy alcohol at a Bridge Street liquor store was turned down for being too drunk. When she got in her car and drove away at 9:45 p.m. the manager called police who searched but were unable to locate her car.

A woman reported her 2004 Chevrolet SUV stolen from the driveway at 10:04 p.m. It turned up later in Revere at the site of a hit-and-run accident, its front axle broken.

Jeffrey J. Alexander, 59, no address, was arrested at 10:51 p.m. on Lafayette Street by Patrolmen Gilbert Priddy and Derek White on a charge of trespassing. Police had responded to a report of a fight.


Police investigated a report of a man yelling on Broad Street at 12:11 a.m. They found a man who said he wasn’t yelling now but had been yelling earlier because he could not find his boyfriend.

Matthew N. Pereira, 20, of 64 Butler St., Salem, was arrested at 5:40 a.m. on Butler Street on a charge of domestic assault and battery. Police had answered to a call regarding a woman pushed down the stairs. Responding were Patrolmen John Burke and James Johnson and Sgt. Robert Lubas.

Homeless people were recently shooed off a parking lot on St. Peter’s Street, and they are suspected in a report at 6:23 a.m. of white flour dumped on the rear of two vehicles.

Police dealt with a woman threatening suicide on Highland Avenue at 8:09 a.m.

Among the missing was a power saw and welder, said to be taken from a shed on Willson Street between Friday and Saturday morning, according to a 10:22 a.m. log entry.

A bite reported to police at 1:07 p.m. may have actually been the work of a junkyard dog. The alleged victim told police he entered A & H Auto Exchange on Robinson Road for auto parts and left his vehicle after seeing the sign instructing him to check in at the office. “A pit bull-type dog approached him and jumped up (and) bit him (on his) right hand,” according to the log. Police noted the puncture wound. They will alert the animal control officer.

A woman on Balcomb Street reported her 2004 Dodge Stratus vandalized overnight, a side window smashed and the heater vent, heater panel and cigarette lighter adapter damaged. A flashlight was thrown through the garage window, as logged at 2:50 p.m.



A car hitting a pole on Summer Street, as logged at 2:16 a.m., produced personal injury.

John Monroe, 52, of Peabody was arrested, as logged at 5:51 a.m., in the vicinity of the High Street McDonald’s, by Officer Dana Hagan on charges of disorderly conduct and trespass. “Lighting toilet paper” is mentioned in the report.

Frances Lara, 32, of 11 Ropes St., Salem, was arrested at 2:44 p.m. at Claire’s Boutique in the Liberty Tree Mall by Officer Adam French on charges of shoplifting, receiving stolen property over $250 and larceny over $250.

Police investigated a report of a woman assaulted at the Days Inn on Endicott Street, according to the log at 6:39 p.m.

Jessica Christie, 25, of 180 Newbury St., Danvers, was arrested, according to the log at 10:13 p.m., near the Danversport Yacht Club by Officer Robert Hines on a charge of domestic assault and battery.

Officers were called at 10:30 p.m. to Connors Farm over “problem in the (corn) maze.” An unwanted guest is mentioned.


A vehicle hitting a tree on Route 1 was logged at 12:47 a.m. Personal injury resulted.

Heidi Griffin, 41, of 107 North Broadway, Haverhill, was arrested at 2:17 p.m. at the Brooksby Village Drive Walmart by Officer Jarod Waterman on a charge of shoplifting.



Kathleen Lynch, 32, of Essex Avenue, Gloucester, was arrested at 10:48 p.m. on Larch Row by Officer Shane Cavanaugh on a charge of drunken driving and trespassing.



Rosanna Harvey, 26, of Grove Street, Lynn, and Amanda Zaccaqnini of 5 Hutchinson Court, Lynn, were arrested, according to police at 9:15 p.m., at the Topsfield Fair by officers Sean Frost and James Gettman on charges of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon — kicking and disorderly conduct.


Kelly Fitz, 43, of 22 Lafayette Road, Ipswich, was arrested, according to police at 9:20 p.m., on Main Street by Officer Michael Balsley on charges of drunken driving, a potential second offense; having a revoked license; having an open container; and child endangerment.

Brian Strout, 19, of Essex Street, Marblehead, was arrested, according to police at 10:45 p.m., on Boston Street by Officer Michael Balsely on charges of driving with a suspended license and an unregistered vehicle.