Peabody

Thursday

Shayna Grissom, 27, of 15 Lake Shore Road, Peabody, was arrested on Centennial Drive at 4:22 p.m. on a charge of driving without a license. The owner of the car she was driving will be summoned to court on charges of allowing an unlicensed person to drive a vehicle, as well as for having an unregistered and uninsured vehicle. 

A Lowell Street resident called police shortly before 8 p.m. to complain about noise from a neighbor who was performing stump grinding. Police spoke to the neighbor, and the stump grinding was stopped for the night.

Friday

Police used Narcan and CPR to resuscitate a man found suffering an overdose in a mobile home on Route 1 at 8:20 a.m. 

A large tree was knocked down on Esquire Drive at 11:31 a.m.

A woman called police at 2:35 p.m. to report that she had left some personal belongings at the home of an ex-boyfriend for the past year and had learned that his new girlfriend had disposed of them. 

A Clement Avenue resident reported at 2:46 p.m. that a roommate had stolen checks from the home. 

Marblehead

A caller from Harbor Avenue reported at 8:39 a.m. that someone on the street had left three bags of trash out, which were then ripped open by seagulls, leaving trash strewn about. 

At 10:15 a.m. someone reported a car window that had been broken overnight on Beverly Avenue. 

A resident of Broughton Drive called at 11:15 a.m. to report receiving a phone call from someone claiming to be from Social Security threatening her with arrest unless she purchased gift cards. The woman did not comply but told police she was fearful that they have access to her accounts. 

A small box truck pulled down a tree along with utility lines on Girdler Road at 12:15 p.m., forcing closure of the road. 

A Prospect Street resident called at 3:05 p.m. to complain that a National Grid crew was working on his street "again on a holiday weekend." He opined that it seemed to be either poor planning or a scheme to get holiday pay. He then said he will be contacting the town administrator for oversight after National Grid hung up on him. 

A person went to the police station at 3:53 p.m. to report a case of identity theft. 

A log truck took down wires at the intersection of Elm and Pond streets at 4:48 p.m., touching off several hours of miscommunication between the police, the electric department and Verizon. After the town determined that the wires belong to Verizon, the company was contacted at 6:23 p.m., the first in a series of calls that eventually led to a crew arriving sometime after 10 p.m. The incident forced the town to put two on-duty officers at the scene for most of the evening until Verizon responded and agreed to pay for a detail at the scene. 

"Improper food preparation" filled a Washington Street home with smoke and set off the fire alarm shortly after 5 p.m. No action was required by police. 

A gasoline spill on Pitman Road was reported shortly after 6 p.m. An officer put some Speedy Dry on the spill. 

Lost a set of keys or a bank ATM card? Two people turned those items in at the police department at 6:03 p.m. and at 6:08 p.m.

A white Volvo SUV was seen hitting two parked cars on Pleasant Street, one of them a 2019 Mercedes Benz, at 8:02 p.m. The witness was unable to see a license plate number. Police attempted to identify the car through a database of registered vehicles in town and discovered that there are 78 white Volvo SUVs in Marblehead. 

Police took a report of a Fiat racing around Cloutmans Lane and Edgemere Road at 9:43 p.m. The caller said he could not see a license plate but did note that one of the headlights was dim when he walked out in front of it in an unsuccessful attempt to get the driver to stop. 

Police received a call at 10:30 p.m. advising them of upcoming plans to "toilet paper" various properties on Marion, Overlook and Kenneth roads in observance of the "senior prank" tradition. 

Swampscott

Thursday

A disturbance was reported at Mission on the Bay on Humphrey Street at 8:52 a.m.

A larceny was reported on Ellis Road at 10:52 p.m.