, Salem, MA

December 11, 2012


The Salem News

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A hydraulic jackhammer was reported stolen from Shell at 149 Endicott St. at 3:12 p.m.


A house at 4 Huron Ave. was egged, according to a 10:50 a.m. report.

A 3:55 p.m. report of shoplifting at Kohl’s resulted in the arrests of Claudia Correia, 20, of 242 N. Beacon St., Brighton, on a charge of larceny over $250, and Lincy Rodriguez, 21, of 41 Commercial St., Lynn, on a charge of shoplifting.

Police responded to Walmart at 4:13 p.m. and arrested Stephen Robinson, 19, of 94 Bridge St., Beverly, on a charge of shoplifting. Later, at 6:32 p.m., police again responded to Walmart, this time arresting Michael McIntyre, 24, of 23 Tanglewood Lane, North Andover, on charges of shoplifting and illegal possession of a knife.

An 8:27 p.m. report of an erratic operator near 29 Poplar St. resulted in the arrest of Jamie Norden, 27, of 44 Butler St., Salem, on charges of driving under the influence of drugs, negligent operation of a motor vehicle, possession of a Class C drug and a marked lanes violation. Also arrested was Melissa Shaktman, 24, of 44 Butler St., Salem, on charges of disorderly conduct and resisting arrest.

After responding to an 11:28 p.m. report that a patron at Applebee’s restaurant had suffered an allergic reaction to nuts, police arrested Jennifer Perron, 30, of 62 Winthrop Ave., Beverly, on charges of disorderly conduct and resisting arrest. An officer said Perron was uncooperative with police; it was unclear whether she suffered the reaction that initiated the call.



A woman reported at 10:19 a.m. that her gym bag had been stolen from beside her while she used the treadmill at the YMCA on Leggs Hill Road.

Police received a 3:26 p.m. report that a woman had left her child asleep in a minivan while she shopped at Family Dollar for about 30 minutes. An officer notified the Department of Children and Families via phone and mail.

A driver for Georgia’s Pizza reported at 5:27 p.m. that a man he knew had swung a piece of wood at him after he made a delivery at 11 Summer St. “He deflected the wooden post with his arm,” police wrote. Police were seeking a warrant for the man on charges of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon. No motive was reported.


A Raymond Road man reported at 11:12 a.m. that his neighbors had recently installed external surveillance cameras and he believed one of them was pointed at this house. Police spoke to the neighbors, who said they had no intention of spying on the complaining party and would readjust the camera.

A woman reported at 2:03 p.m. that she had been involved in a road-rage incident in which a man in a white truck “threatened her.” The woman said “she believed he had a handgun because he kept his hand in his pocket.” Police were unable to locate the man.

A Cambridge Street man reported at 2:54 p.m. that somebody had written on his home with a marker.



A 2:22 a.m. report of a disturbance on Rantoul Street resulted in the arrest of James O’Rourke, 45, of 276 Rantoul St., Beverly, on charges of disturbing the peace and resisting arrest.



A Broughton Road woman reported at 2:35 p.m. that her daughter had stolen her prescriptions and was now “threatening to steal other things like her TV.”


A Pleasant Street caller reported at 10:41 p.m. that two men were following a 16- or 17-year-old female who was crying as she walked. “Spoke to girl,” police wrote. “She had an argument with her father and is fine.”

Police received a 10:55 p.m. report from an Ocean Avenue woman who said kids “trashed her front yard and then left the scene, and she is following the vehicle and they are now at the beach, and she wants police there now.” An officer determined the trash in question was a McDonald’s bag.


Police assisted a man on Pleasant Street who reported being “stuck in his seat belt” at 7:27 a.m.

Police received a 12:03 p.m. report that bulbs had been removed from a strand of outside Christmas lights on Overlook Road.