, Salem, MA

January 26, 2013


The Salem News

---- — Beverly


Police contacted the DPW after a 4:29 p.m. report of paint cans left on the side of the road at Yankee Way and Essex Street.

A speed limit sign was down in the road near 125 Colon St., according to a 6:18 p.m. report.

A 7:31 p.m. report of a fight brought police to 17 Essex St., where they determined there was no fight. “Party broke up with girlfriend over phone and was upset,” wrote police.

Police responded to a 9:06 p.m. report of a domestic dispute at 5 Beverly Commons Drive and determined two teenage girls there were “horsing around.” Police wrote: “They were advised to keep noise down.”

Somebody was “throwing furniture” at 321 Cabot St., according to a 9:31 p.m. report. “Advised to quiet down,” wrote an officer.


A 12:40 a.m. report of people yelling in the street brought police to Mathies Street. Ryan Trickett, 25, of 81 Glendale St., Everett, was arrested on a charge of violating the city’s knife and weapons ordinance.

A caller from 325 Cabot St. reported a neighbor was banging on the walls at 12:51 a.m.

Police responded to a 5:09 a.m. report that a homeless man was sleeping inside St. Peter’s Church on Ocean Street and arrested Charles Brown, 47, of 54 River St., Beverly, on charges of breaking and entering for a misdemeanor and trespassing. He was also the subject of a Salem warrant. An officer said Brown had forced a door open to gain entry to the church.

A vehicle at 302 Manor Road had its tires slashed, according to a 6:54 a.m. report.

Police received a 12:52 p.m. report of an “unexpected box delivered to house” on Brimbal Avenue.



An Old Village Drive man turned over two BB guns to police for destruction at 5:01 p.m.

Police responded to a 9:19 p.m. report of kids drinking under the Jefferson Avenue overpass on Parallel Street and spoke with a man who said he was just passing through on his way to the Salem State University campus.

A 9:44 p.m. report of a domestic dispute brought police to 64 Harbor St., where they determined a man and his step-daughter were arguing over heating in the apartment. Police subsequently arrested the man on a warrant out of Lowell.

A woman reported at 11:32 p.m. that she had received a Facebook message from her ex-boyfriend that read “Kumar” and “DC Bhai.” The woman said she didn’t know what that meant.


A man and woman were running down Palmer Street at 1:06 a.m., according to a report. “A check of the area was made without success,” wrote an officer.

Police responded to a 1:30 a.m. report of an accident at Washington and Norman streets, where the driver of a Nissan said the driver of a BMW had strayed across the yellow line and collided with his vehicle. The BMW driver, identified as Arber Theodhor, 27, of 13 Messervy St., Salem, said he had one drink before the accident and was “unable to recall what had happened and kept asking to review street camera tapes,” according to the log. Theodhor was arrested on charges of drunken driving and a marked lanes violation after he failed two field sobriety tests, police said. No injuries were reported.

Police responded to a 3:42 a.m. report of a domestic dispute at 1 Carol Way and determined two people were arguing over their relationship.

Jewelry was stolen from a residence on Paradise Road, according to a 10:50 a.m. report.

Police received a 2:41 p.m. report of a child on the sidewalk at 602 Loring Ave., but an officer was unable to locate the child or anything suspicious.



Police received a 7:15 p.m. report that somebody was looking into cars at 15 Newbury St., but an area check didn’t yield anything suspicious.