Police were sent to Stratford Road, at 10 a.m., to check a vehicle with New York plates and two people inside who looked like they were either "sleeping or hunched over." The officer spoke with the two, who were lost and looking for the way to Starbucks. They both checked out and were sent on their way.

A party came into the station, at 11:30 a.m., to say he accidentally "bumped" into another car while leaving the area. He said he checked, but saw no damage to either vehicle. A nearby witness, however, got upset and said they were going to call the police. The driver had neither paper nor pencil to write a note, however,  so he came to the station to advise them of the incident.


A male called at 6:15 a.m., from Harbor Avenue, to report there was a dumpster in the roadway with a trash truck trying to pick it up, and it was not well marked. The truck was located 10 minutes later and it was well lighted.



A caller advised police at 4:20 p.m., of three youths on bicycles operating in an unsafe manner in the middle of Washington Street near Allen's Lane. An officer spoke with the youths regarding bicycle safety.

Police stopped a car at 6:40  p.m., in the vicinity of North Shore Childcare, 17 Washington St., and summonsed the driver, a 39-year-old Salem man, to court for unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and for failing to stop or yield.

Police stopped a woman at 9:15 p.m., on Roycroft Road. She was issued a warning for failing to use a directional signal, but a 28-year-old Danvers man in the vehicle with her was arrested on an outstanding warrant.

A woman called police, at 10:05 p.m., from  the officer of the Peabody Housing Authority, 75 Central St., to report that two of her friend's tires had been slashed in the rear lot.

Police went to the parking lot at Lahey Medical Center, 1 Essex Center Drive to assist a party in a gray Toyota Camry who was having a panic attack. The caller could not convince the man to enter the hospital, so his wife said she would drive him to Beverly Hospital.


Police notified the principal of the Welch School, 50  Swampscott Ave., at 8 a.m. that a coyote was wandering around the playground area. She said that she would be outside, and roll call was notified.

Police were sent to American Design Iron Work, 147 Summit St., to assist the manager, who had just fired an employee, but the employee was refusing to leave without being paid. The owner wrote the man an $1,100 check and he left without incident.

An officer was sent to Bank of America, 189 Andover St., for a customer causing a disturbance. He was upset because there was a hold on his account. He was sent on his way.

Police went to Tannery Two, 12 CrowninShield St., where they served a felony warrant for indecent assault by an 85-year-old male on a person over 60 or disabled.



Police were sent to the vicinity of Hale and Lothrop Streets, at 9:15 p.m., where they arrested a resident on four outstanding Salem warrants.


An ambulance was sent to a Rantoul Street address at 6:20 a.m., for a party who feels ill from marijuana.

Police were flagged down at the intersection of Elliott and Beckford streets, at 8:40 a.m., for a motor vehicle accident with property damage.

Police were called, at 11:30 a.m., to 13 Roundy St., for two missing passports.

Two units were sent to 80 Essex St., at 12:45 p.m., for men yelling.



Police were called to 5 Meadow St., at 5:25 p.m., to assist with a drunken person.

Officers were sent to Park and Dow streets, at 7:10 p.m., for a break and entry to a motor vehicle.

A larceny brought officers to 13 Hardy St., at 7:45 p.m.

Police responded to Summer and Essex streets at 8:35 p.m., for a motor vehicle accident with airbag deployment and possible injuries.


Police were called to the intersection of Loring Avenue and Leggs Hill Road at 11:05 a.m. for a motor vehicle accident.

Reports of a fight brought officers to 211 Washington St., at 11:50 a .m.

Police were sent to the vicinity of 4 First St., at 12:55 p.m., for a suspicious person or motor vehicle.

Officers were sent to 6 Gallows Hill Road, at 1:20 p.m., to make a well-being check.

Police were called to 259 Highland Ave., at 2 p.m.  for a motor vehicle accident without injuries. After a brief investigation, they arrested Ricardito Vasquez, 51, of 76 Ward St., Revere. He was charged with negligent operation of a motor vehicle and with operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of drugs.



Police were called to Walmart, 55 Brooksby Village Drive, at 5:20 p.m., where they arrested a Salem woman for shoplifting. Arrested was Katina Jackson, 46, of 112 North St., Salem, She was charged with shoplifting.

An officer was sent to the trailer park at 98 Newbury St., at 6:45 p.m., to investigate a case where a son or a daughter said they had been threatened by their father.

An officer was sent to the vicinity of 5 Innis Drive., at 7:35 p.m., where they arrested an Everett man on an outstanding warrant. Freddy Murillo, 33, of 36 Rock Valley Ave., Everett, was also arrested for possession of a Class A drug, subsequent offense; for possession of a Class B drug; and for giving a false name and/or address to an officer.

At 8:05 p.m., police were called to Walmart, 55 Brooksby Village Drive, for a shoplifter. They arrested Shannon DiBartolomeo, 33, of 8 Quarry Lane, Malden. She was charged with possession of a Class C drug and with shoplifting, third offense.

Officers responded, at 8:10 p.m., to the vicinity of 240 Conant St., for a fight between a male and a female..


Police were sent to The Home Depot, 92 Newbury St., at 9:40  a.m., for a larceny.

Detectives were called to the Guitar Center, 120 Andover St., at 1:45 p.m., to investigate items that have been taken over a two-week period.









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