, Salem, MA

Local News

December 5, 2013

Police: Man steals cousin's ID, airline ticket during dispute

SALEM — Police say a man was arrested Tuesday night after he stole his cousin’s identification and airline ticket during a dispute about possibly stolen gold necklaces.

Angel Omar Geronimo, 21, of 92 Congress St., Salem, was arrested on charges of domestic assault and battery, unarmed robbery and receiving stolen property over $250.

Multiple officers were dispatched to 105 Congress St. after an 11:46 p.m. report of a possible domestic dispute. After arriving, they spoke to a woman who said she had just been assaulted by Geronimo, her cousin, according to the incident log.

Lt. Mary Butler said Geronimo had been attempting to sell his cousin necklaces that she knew “weren’t his to sell,” so she refused to give them back.

A shoving match ensued, during which Geronimo grabbed the woman’s passport and ticket to the Dominican Republic for the next day, she said.

Both items were eventually returned to the woman.

Geronimo was arrested without incident.

Text Only | Photo Reprints
Local News

AP Video
Gaza Residents Mourn Dead Amid Airstrikes Raw: Deadly Tornado Hits Virginia Campground Ohio State Marching Band Chief Fired After Probe Raw: Big Rig Stuck in Illinois Swamp Cumberbatch Brings 'Penguins' to Comic-Con Raw: Air Algerie Crash Site in Mali Power to Be Restored After Wash. Wildfire Crashed Air Algerie Plane Found in Mali Israel Mulls Ceasefire Amid Gaza Offensive In Case of Fire, Oxygen Masks for Pets Mobile App Gives Tour of Battle of Atlanta Sites Anti-violence Advocate Killed, but Not Silenced. Dempsey: Putin May Light Fire and Lose Control Arizona Prison Chief: Execution Wasn't Botched Calif. Police Investigate Peacock Shooting Death Raw: Protesters, Soldiers Clash in West Bank Police: Doctor Who Shot Gunman 'Saved Lives' 'Modern Family' Star on Gay Athletes Coming Out MN Twins Debut Beer Vending Machine DA: Pa. Doctor Fired Back at Hospital Gunman
Comments Tracker