Police received a 4:34 a.m. report of a possible knife assault at the Motel 6 on Newbury Street after a man showed up at Lynn Union Hospital with a possible stab wound. An officer said police determined the wound was accidental; the man had apparently tripped while carrying a bag of clothes with kitchen knives inside it, cutting himself on the hip. He also had a swollen ankle, the officer said.
BBs had been shot at a window on Walnut Street, according to a 9:52 a.m. report.
A 12:02 p.m. report of an accident brought police to 76 Newbury St. Subsequently arrested was Joe Juarez, 39, of 303 Warn St., Cureo, Texas, on charges of unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and failure to use care in backing, starting, stopping or turning.
Police responded to 126 Lynnfield St. after a 5:06 p.m. report that a man’s neighbor was harassing him over “pre-existing holes in the fence.”
Police responded to a 7:32 p.m. report that a Batchelder Avenue woman had found a ball in her yard that belonged to her next-door neighbor. An officer subsequently placed the ball back into the neighbor’s yard, according to the log.
A 25-year-old man was transported to Salem Hospital after a 10:31 p.m. report of a domestic disturbance between a mother and son on North Central Street.
Police were unable to locate a suspicious man in a Hawaiian shirt reported to be near 67 Winona St. at 12:34 a.m. “Officers checked the surrounding area, found fresh footprints but were unable to locate male in question,” wrote police.
A 96-year-old Shore Drive woman was transported to Lahey hospital after a 12:35 a.m. report that she had a pain in her throat.
Police conducted a traffic stop on Route 128 at 1:46 a.m. and arrested Paul Gilmartin, 44, of 11 Prides Park, Hamilton, on charges of drunken driving, second offense; and speeding.