A 6 p.m. report that a man was bleeding in a backyard brought police to 16 Front St., where they determined he’d cut himself in the arm with a knife. Officer Mike Boccuzzi said the man was combative with officers and was pepper-sprayed. Maurice Edward Carr, 36, of 1 Cabot St., Salem, was subsequently arrested on charges of assault and battery on a police officer, threatening to commit a crime, disorderly conduct and resisting arrest. He was also wanted on a warrant.
A 1:07 a.m. report that a door had been smashed brought police to 19 Pond St. Subsequently arrested was Julie Kelly, 45, of 24 Union Ave., Beverly, on charges of breaking and entering for a misdemeanor, destruction of property and disorderly conduct.
A 1:36 a.m. report that a group of people were yelling in front of 16 Rantoul St. led to the arrest of Max B. Merrow, 25, of 4 Lakeside Ave., Beverly, on charges of domestic assault and battery, destruction of property and intimidation of a witness.
Police received a 1:40 a.m. report that somebody’s ex-girlfriend was at an apartment on Duck Pond Road “discarding items.” Police wrote later: “Party left for the night, nothing was discarded.”
An officer conducted a traffic stop at School Street and Cox Court about 10:30 p.m. and subsequently arrested Scott D. Rosenberry, 51, of 15 School St., Beverly, on charges of drunken driving, second offense, and failure to use care.
A man on Hale Street reported at 8:42 a.m. that his truck had been “deadly rigged.” The man was subsequently transported to a hospital for a mental health evaluation, an officer said.
An officer on patrol in the area on Fort Avenue about 1:30 a.m. observed two people with a camera and a tripod at the entrance to the power station. “I questioned the two, who stated that they were on vacation and decided to take a picture of the station with the night sky and stars in the background. Warrant checks were negative. They had been on the power station’s property and were advised that if they are going to continue they needed to stay off of the property. They agreed without incident.”