Police contacted the DPW after receiving a 10:26 a.m. report that a truck lost a 50-pound bucket of nails in the road at Village and Vine streets.
The front window of a house on Locust Street was broken with a hammer in an attempted break-in, according to a 2:39 p.m. report. “Hammer still on-site,” police wrote.
An officer responded to Pond Street after a 2:39 p.m. report that people were skating on the pond despite it being posted as unsafe. “Spoke to the parents and advised them and their kids that the ice was unsafe,” an officer wrote.
A Foss Terrace man reported at 9:22 p.m. that he had chased four teenagers out of his yard and down Pond Street. “While chasing them in his truck, he blew his transmission,” police wrote.
Police received a 10:17 p.m. report that a purse had been stolen from 20 Cabot St.
Angel Maldonado, 55, of 32 Perkins St., Salem, was arrested at home at 6:25 p.m. on a charge of domestic assault and battery.
Officers responded to a 9:35 p.m. report of a suspicious vehicle at 134 North St. and arrested William Brooks, 24, of 111 Emerald Drive, Lynn, on a charge of drunken driving.
Police responded to 278 Jefferson Ave. after an 11:40 p.m. report of an accident and arrested Glenys Calix, 32, of 135 Curwin Circle, Lynn, on charges of drunken driving, second offense; leaving the scene after property damage; and a marked lanes violation. No injuries were reported.
An officer with a plate reader on Marlborough Road at 10:03 a.m. determined that a vehicle had a revoked certificate. Troy Brewer, 45, of 58 Valley St., Everett, was arrested on charges of driving after license revocation, eighth subsequent offense; operating an unregistered vehicle; operating an uninsured vehicle; and having no inspection sticker.