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September 7, 2013



Police received a 3:47 p.m. report that there was a car battery in the roadway near 167 Maple St.



Police responded to 35 Hancock St. after a 6:06 p.m. report that somebody had been threatened and spoke to a male who said that another male had said “watch your back” as he walked by. Police found the second male and advised him to stay away from the first.

A Lawrence Street woman called police at 7:42 p.m. looking for information on bed bugs, according to the log. The woman related her neighbor had them and the landlord “would be spraying.”

Police responded to a 9:54 p.m. report of a dispute at 76 Margin St. and determined a man was arguing with his ex-girlfriend about her picking up his dog too late in the evening.

An officer was unable to locate a woman who was reported at 10:24 p.m. to be on the side of the road at Highland and Ravenna avenues.

Police responded to a 10:30 p.m. report that two males with flashlights were outside a house on Marlborough Road. “Home for sale — parties checking it out,” an officer wrote later.


Police broke up a “loud college party” at 28 Rosyln St. about 12 a.m., according to the log. Officers ended another party at 5 Hazel St. about 12:30 a.m.

A 1:04 a.m. report of a domestic dispute brought police to 12 First St., where they determined a woman’s son and daughter were arguing over a cellphone. An officer wrote later: “All agreed to go to bed and talk about the phone in the morning.”

A woman reported at 9:12 a.m. that somebody had keyed the driver’s side, passenger’s side, hood and trunk of her car while it was parked on Looney Avenue overnight. Her driver’s side mirror had also been smashed, according to the log.

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