, Salem, MA

January 22, 2013


The Salem News

---- — Peabody


An attempted burglary at 131 Lynnfield St., Apt. 2, was reported at 10:09 a.m. The resident reports that he found pry marks on the door and believes that it was his downstairs neighbor, according to the log.

A report was filed at 12:44 p.m. about 47 Walsh Ave. being egged. Officers documented the vandalism.

A car break-in at the Northshore Mall, 210N Andover St., was reported to police at 1:25 p.m. An iPad was stolen.



Officers responded to 375 Main St. at 4:20 p.m. after receiving a 911 call from a teenage woman that her father was drunk and received injuries after being pushed down, police said. Richard Hayden, 55, of Newburyport was arrested on charges of domestic assault and battery. Hayden was held without bail and is scheduled to be arraigned today in Haverhill District Court, police said.



A woman reported to police at 7:42 p.m. that her and a dog she was watching for friends were attacked by two unleashed pit bulls that came out of 320 Lafayette St. The woman said she was able to restrain one dog, but the other was free and attacked her friend’s dog, biting him on the left front leg, according to the log. The dog was treated at Atlantic Veterinary Hospital in Beverly.

While on a disturbance call at 56 Margin St., police arrested Kiara M. Ravelo, 20, of 15 Palmer St., Salem, on a warrant for a past domestic assault with a knife, according to a 7:53 p.m. report.

Police responded to Murphy’s Pub, 300 Derby St., at 8:23 p.m. for a verbal argument that turned into a fight. The victim reported that he and another man were having a verbal argument when another man came and punched him in the mouth. Police were unable to locate the suspect, according to the log.

Jeffrey S. Adkison, 26, of 3 Oak View Ave., Salem, was arrested on charges of drunken driving at 11:52 p.m. after an accident near 133 North St., according to the log. The report indicated that there were no injuries, but there was rear-end and front-end damage to the vehicle.


A manager at the Dunkin’ Donuts at 31 Bridge St. reported at 8:59 a.m. that a cashier had accepted a counterfeit $20 bill. The bill was taken as evidence.

The owner of Arge’s Liquors, 18 Boston St., reported at 11:58 a.m. that a customer known to him was caught stealing a pack of cigarettes on surveillance video from the store. A no-trespass order was issued against the customer, banning him from the store, according to the log.

Police responded to 89 Congress St. at 5:58 p.m. on a report of a father-son domestic dispute, in which the father reportedly stabbed his son. The father is being charged with domestic assault and battery with a dangerous weapon (knife), and the son is being charged with domestic assault and battery on an elderly person, according to police. The son was being treated at Salem Hospital for “nonlethal” injuries last night, police said. The incident remained under investigation as of press time last night, and police would not release their names or further information.



A shoplifting was reported at Best Buy, 230 Independence Way, at 4:06 p.m. A man ran out of the store, according to the log.


Malicious damage to a vehicle’s radiator was reported at 147 Sylvan St. at 10:21 a.m.

A larceny over $250 was reported at Walmart, 55 Brooksby Village Drive, at 11:05 a.m.

Gym equipment was reported stolen from Danvers Indoor Sports, 150B Andover St., at 11:15 a.m.

Shanna Clancy, 22, of Gloucester was arrested on charges of shoplifting over $100 by asportation, according to a 12:34 p.m. log item.

Larceny from patients at Hunt Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 90 Lindall St., was reported at 12:52 p.m.



At 6:46 p.m., it was reported that a man in his apartment at 302 Manor Road was waving a sword. The report was unfounded, and people were watching a football game, according to the log.

Larceny of items was reported at 446 Rantoul St. at 11:29 p.m. There were reports of “parties” running in and out stealing items.



After responding to a broken-down vehicle with damage on Bay Road at 2:22 a.m., police arrested Jeffrey McKenna, 25, of 1 Drake Way, Peabody, on charges of drunken driving and leaving the scene of property damage.