SalemNews.com, Salem, MA

Local News

April 2, 2014

Police

Peabody

Monday

Police responded at 3:31 p.m. to a two-car accident at Bagel World on Sylvan Street and a report of a possible concussion.

Police removed hypodermic needles near the stop signs at Crane Avenue and Rita Road and Crane Avenue and Nichols Road.

Four drivers were issued verbal warnings for speeding in the area of Lake Street and Huntington Drive between 10:08 and 10:39 p.m.

Tuesday

Police issued eight handicapped-parking tickets in the morning at Northshore Mall.

Joseph Ferrante, 60, of 30 Bresnahan St., Peabody, was arrested at 10:25 a.m. on Foster Street and charged with drunken driving.

Beverly

Tuesday

An alarm at Beverly Bank in the North Beverly Plaza on Dodge Street was set off by “several birds” in the attic.

Police dismantled a “homeless encampment” on Woodland Avenue.

Police reported receiving “over 100” harassing phone calls over the last four days, interfering with legitimate calls for service. Verizon reportedly said it could not block the phone number, according to police. “This situation will result in a major problem soon,” the police log said.

Zachary R. Fredriksen, 19, of 10 Woodside Road, Hamilton, was arrested at 12:35 p.m. and charged with two counts of possession of a class B substance and interfering with a police officer.

Marblehead

Monday

A woman came into the police station to report that she received a letter saying she had won $35,000 but had to send a $3,900 “processing fee.” Police told her the letter was a scam and to throw it away.

Danvers

Tuesday

Robert Cook, 32, of 6 School St., Salem, was arrested at 7:09 a.m. on Route 128 south and charged with driving with a suspended license.

1
Text Only | Photo Reprints
Local News

AP Video
Raw: Families Travel to Taiwan Plane Crash Site Arizona Execution Takes Almost Two Hours Gen. Odierno Discusses Ukraine, NATO at Forum Gaza Fighting Rages Amid Cease-Fire Efforts Mint Gives JFK Coin a Face-lift Creative Makeovers for Ugly Cellphone Towers Ariz. Inmate Dies 2 Hours After Execution Began Crash Kills Teen Pilot Seeking World Record LeBron James Sends Apology Treat to Neighbors Raw: Funeral for Man Who Died in NYPD Custody Migrants Back in Honduras After US Deports Israeli American Reservist Torn Over Return Raw: ISS Cargo Ship Launches in Kazakhstan Six Indicted in StubHub Hacking Scheme Former NTSB Official: FAA Ban 'prudent' EPA Gets Hip With Kardashian Tweet Bodies of MH17 Victims Arrive in the Netherlands Biden Decries Voting Restrictions in NAACP Talk Broncos Owner Steps Down Due to Alzheimer's US, UN Push Shuttle Diplomacy in Mideast
Comments Tracker