, Salem, MA

Local News

July 27, 2013





A resident on Norman Street was watching television in the cellar between 7 and 8 p.m. when, she thinks, someone broke in and took her wallet and cellphone. Her door was unlocked, according to the log at 8:44 a.m.

Police were working at 11:15 a.m. to identify the owner of a red kayak found upside down in the water near Stramski Park.

Two young girls were reported near the Eveleth School at 6:23 p.m. with a sign reading “Honk if we are pretty.”

An Evans Road resident put out a call for help at 8:55 p.m. after “hearing someone kicking in his door and then make entry into the house,” according to the log. He screamed and the “perpetrator ... ran out of the house.” The caller wasn’t sure which way the intruder went and could not offer a detailed description.



Elueterio Sotodeleon, 32, of 139 Lawton Ave., Lynn, was arrested, as logged at 5:06 p.m., by Patrolman Michael Ball, on charges of driving without a license, giving a false name to police and failing to be careful backing up. Police were responding to an accident on Canal Street when they uncovered Sotodeleon’s lapses in documentation. The suspect’s employer was cited for allowing the use of the vehicle.

During the day on North Street a burglar is suspected of taking more than $1,000 worth of items from a man’s upstairs bedroom, as logged at 6:50 p.m. Among the missing objects, a PlayStation and accessories, a laptop, a DVD writer, view tablet and a Walther PP9 airsoft silver and black handgun.

Jamie Lee Primus, 25, of 59 Federal St., Beverly, was arrested, as logged at 7:24 p.m., on Boston Street by Patrolman Brian Benson on multiple outstanding warrants and for possession of a class A drug. Jason Pelechowicz, 26, of 5 Bernard Hawkes Court, Marblehead, was also arrested in the same incident for being where heroin was present. Police and the Salem Fire Department had responded to a reported overdose. “The female was transported to the hospital by Atlantic Ambulance,” according to the log.

Text Only | Photo Reprints
Local News

AP Video
Traditional African Dishes Teach Healthy Eating The Carbon Trap: US Exports Global Warming 13 Struck by Lightning on Calif. Beach Baseball Hall of Famers Inducted Israel, Hamas Trade Fire Despite Truce in Gaza Italy's Nibali Set to Win First Tour De France Raw: Shipwrecked Concordia Completes Last Voyage Raw: Sea Turtle Hatchlings Emerge From Nest Raw: Massive Dust Storm Covers Phoenix 12-hour Cease-fire in Gaza Fighting Begins Raw: Bolivian Dancers Attempt to Break Record Raw: Israel, Palestine Supporters Rally in US Raw: Air Algerie Flight 5017 Wreckage Virginia Governor Tours Tornado Aftermath Judge Faces Heat Over Offer to Help Migrant Kids Kangaroo Goes Missing in Oklahoma More M17 Bodies Return, Sanctions on Russia Grow Raw: Deadly Tornado Hits Virginia Campground Ohio State Marching Band Chief Fired After Probe Raw: Big Rig Stuck in Illinois Swamp
Comments Tracker