, Salem, MA

February 14, 2013

Man arrested on 6 warrants out of 5 communities

By Neil H. Dempsey
Staff Writer

---- — PEABODY — Police nabbed a man wanted on six warrants out of five communities yesterday after a report that a man was sleeping inside a vehicle.

Timothy Dixon, 35, of 39 Amity St., Lynn, was arrested on charges of disorderly conduct and possession of a Class B drug, subsequent offense, after police responded to 4 Abby Ellen Lane at 10 a.m.

During his arrest, Dixon was found to be the subject of two default warrants out of Lynn and one each out of Lawrence, Chelsea, Salem and Malden.

The charges of the first Lynn warrant were disorderly conduct, assault and battery on a police officer, and resisting arrest. Charges on the second were driving under the influence of drugs, possession of a Class C drug and possession of a Class A drug.

In Lawrence, Dixon was wanted on a default warrant with a charge of violating an abuse-prevention order. The charge on the Chelsea warrant was possession of a Class A drug. The charge on the Salem warrant was larceny over $250 by a single scheme. In Malden, the warrant was for a charge of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon.