The Salem News
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Tires and rims were reported stolen from a vehicle on West Street at 6:10 p.m.
Goldberg Properties reported a past copper theft at 18 Rantoul St. at 8:46 a.m.
Samantha Simpson, 18, 21 Lee St., Salem, was arrested on two counts of assault and battery on a person over 60 years old/disabled or with injury at 108 High St., according to a 10:09 p.m. log item. The log item indicated that a “male has a gun.”
A stolen motor vehicle was reported at Motel 6, 65 Newbury St., at 10:58 p.m.
Michelle Chasse, 45, 14 Cleveland St., Salem, was arrested at Ocean State Job Lot, 139 Endicott St., on charges of shoplifting by asportation, according to a 12:37 p.m. log item
Police were called to 59 Fairview Ave. on a report of an underage drinking party at 8:32 p.m. There were between 40 and 50 kids between the ages of 15 and 16 at the party, according to the police log. A 49-year-old woman and a 50-year-old are expected to be summonsed on charges of providing liquor to persons under 21.
A detective reported confiscating a class D controlled substance from AdPro, 15 Spring St., at 8:45 p.m. It was marked for destruction, according to the police log.
A burglary of jewelry was reported at 84 Walnut St. at 9:58 a.m. A fire was there the previous night, and the home was broken into sometime overnight, police said.
Police were called to Lena’s Pizza & Subs, 200 Washington St., at 10:06 a.m. on a report of BB gun holes in the front door. And officers “confirm BB gun holes and will document,” according to the log.
A caller reported to police at 12:26 p.m. that the tires were slashed on a motor vehicle at 12 Sprague St.
Police were called to 8 Hardy St. at 4:28 p.m. for a woman yelling. Police said the woman stated “she is a witch and was putting a spell on a party.” Police advised her “to stop yelling and continue with her spell,” according to the log item.
Police will seek a criminal complaint for threats to commit a crime and threats to kill against a man attempting to get into a emergency room at Salem Hospital, 81 Highland Ave., to see his wife, according to a 6:26 p.m. log item. “ER staff informed (the man) that he had to wait a few minutes before he could go into room.” The man then said he was going home and “should come back and shoot up the place.” The man was handed a no-trespass order when found at his house.
A car rear window was reported broken at 10 Federal St. at 7:52 p.m. The 1995 Toyota Corolla was in a parking lot, according to the log item.
Peter J. Cormier, 46, 44 Irving St., Salem, was arrested on charges of assault and battery by dangerous weapon (pipe) and assault by dangerous weapon at his address at 11:16 p.m. Police were called to the address for “fight in front of residence.”
A theft of about $3,000 in tools was reported from a storage trailer at 7:59 a.m. at 28 Goodhue St. A padlock was cut, and there are no suspects at this time, according to the log.
A caller reported to police that a “homeless individual” was camping out at a Bank of America ATM, 450 Paradise Road, at 8:14 a.m.
Regina Weber, 18, 28 King St., Swampscott, was arrested on a charge of neglect-mistreatment by caretaker of elderly/disabled at 5:13 p.m. Police were called to the address to take a report of a “possible crime committed by his nanny.”
Several people came into the police station at 9:32 p.m. to report a scam involving fake watches.