SalemNews.com, Salem, MA

January 24, 2014

Police/Fire


The Salem News

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Wednesday

Police responded to a 9:15 p.m. call from 18 Highland Ave. saying a suspicious male was attempting to gain entry to the residence.

Peabody

Wednesday

Police arrested William Suleski Jr., 27, 41 Columbia Blvd., on charges of operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license and unsafe operation of a motor vehicle, after he was stopped on Lynn Street at 3:06 p.m.

At 4:10 p.m., a caller from 25 Hillside Ave. called police to report a dog had been barking since 12 p.m. An officer spoke to the owner, who said their dog was not barking.

Police responded to a 6:44 p.m. dog complaint coming from 133 Main St. at 2 Pierpont St. The log said a German shepherd dog was running in and out of traffic.

A caller from 76 Wallis St. reported to police at 10:49 p.m. that an object had hit her window, and she was unsure if someone was outside of her house. An officer reported there was damage to the siding near the window, probably caused by a thrown item.

Thursday

At 12:36 a.m., a caller from 1415 Crane Brook Way reported she was confronted by a male party at work, who then followed her home. At 6:58 a.m., the same caller reported her tires had been slashed. According to the log, the right rear tire was flat, and the officer was unsure if it had been slashed or if it had hit a curb.

Police checked the wellbeing of two dogs from 63 Central St. at 12:39 p.m. According to the log, the two dogs appeared to be underweight.

Salem

Wednesday

At 5:41 p.m., a caller in the area of 59 Boston St. reported his cellphone was stolen from his unlocked company truck while it was parked in Walgreens parking lot.

Police responded to Starbucks on Washington Street at 5:42 p.m. on a report of a man sleeping at a back table. According to the log, it has been an ongoing problem, and the manager wanted to issue a no-trespass order. Police issued the no-trespass order and the man was sent on his way.

Thursday

Police responded to a report of a domestic dispute at 94 Ocean Ave. at 1:43 a.m. and subsequently arrested Aaron Amnott, 21, 94 Ocean Ave., on charges of assault by a dangerous weapon.

A caller from 21 West Ave., reported credit-card fraud to police at 10:45 a.m. The victim stated she received a phone call from the credit-card company saying there were two large transactions made on Tuesday, one for $786.46 and another for $1,430. According to the log, the victim said she did not make those transactions, nor did she authorize the transactions.

Police responded to a call from Highland Avenue and Green Ledge Street at 11:15 a.m. on a report of a motor vehicle fire. Upon arrival, a white Honda was engulfed in flames, the log said. The Salem Fire Department was at the scene and extinguished the flames. No injuries reported.

At 11:38 a.m., police arrested Jennifer Buswell, 26, 12 Norman St., Marblehead, on charges of operating a motor vehicle after license revocation and driving with an invalid inspection sticker in the area of 38 Endicott St.

A caller from 82 Derby St. reported to police at 12:27 p.m. that someone has been tampering with her mail.

At 12:30 p.m., a resident of 35 Flint St. reported to police that high school kids have been cutting through his property around 2:30 p.m. each day. According to the log, the party has spoken with the kids in the past and advised them not to cut through; however, they just “flip him off and continue on.”

At 1:53 p.m., police responded to a possible gas leak in Walgreens at 450 Highland Ave. According to the log, the smell of natural gas was coming from the break room. The Salem Fire Department determined it to be a problem with a heater-fan unit and rectified the issue, the log said.

At 2:19 p.m., police arrested Jose Quirindongo-Rivera, 25, 172 Marlborough Road, on charges of operating a motor vehicle with a revoked license, operating an unregistered motor vehicle, operating an uninsured vehicle and two warrants. Quirindongo-Rivera was stopped in the area of Parlee Street and Malone Drive.

Marblehead

Thursday

A caller from Sandie Lane notified police at 7:20 a.m. that she received a call telling her that her computer was infected with a virus, but she knew it was a phishing call and did not give any information.

Swampscott

Wednesday

A caller from Temple Shirat Hayam on Atlantic Avenue reported damage to a fence and trash receptacle at 11:10 a.m.

Thursday

At 12:59 a.m., a caller from 19 Duncan Terrace reported a strange odor in her apartment and requested an officer come and check it out.

Danvers

Wednesday

Police received a shoplifting call from Best Buy on Independence Way at 6:34 p.m. and subsequently arrested Nicholas Allen, 31, 1 Aston Way, Beverly, on charges of larceny over $250, and on a warrant out of Woburn.

Thursday

At 6:58 a.m., police arrested Juan Dejesus, 45, 805 Essex Street, Lawrence, on charges of operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license, after stopping him on Andover Street for speeding.