A woman came to the station at 9:48 a.m. to notify police that her 13-year-old daughter is refusing to get out of bed and go to school.

Police were called, at 1:33 p.m., by an Atlantic Avenue woman who complained that her displays were vandalized. For the past three days, the caller’s plants have been turned over and she is worried that this will continue to happen and possibly escalate.

Police were called by a Hooper Street woman, at 2:17 p.m., who reported that someone in Texas purchased a computer using her information, charging her $1,400.

A woman walked into the station at 4:17 p.m. and dropped off books that belong to the high school. The books used to belong to her daughter, and she was advised to drop them off at the high school. The woman said that “she doesn’t dare go to the school because they make stories up.”


A Village Street woman called police, at 7:11 a.m. reporting that she may have lost her wallet while picking her child up from school or at the Howling Wolf.



Police checked on a driver at 3:29 p.m. who appeared to be nodding off at the McDonald’s at 133 Main St. A Lynn woman was arrested and charged with two outstanding warrants, one out of Salem District Court, the other out of Lynn District Court.

At 4:53 p.m., an employee at the Barnes and Noble bookstore at the Northshore Mall reported receiving an anonymous call that stated there was a man wearing a brown knitted hat heading to the store with a firearm. Mall security was notified. The store requested an immediate police detail until the store closed that evening.

Police received a report of a road rage incident at 6:43 p.m. The caller reported she was in a road rage incident in which the other car forced her car toward the curb. She reported the other driver was now at a Lynnfield Street restaurant. The woman did not hit the curb and both parties were sent on their way.

Loss prevention at Macy’s Men’s and Furniture Store at the Northshore Mall, 210M Andover St., reported at 7:08 p.m. that two shoplifters being detained are trying to fight and bite the loss prevention officers. Police plan to seek charges of shoplifting in district court against the two 18-year-old shoplifters.


A tree branch fell, pulled wires down and blocked Nelson Road at 7:23 a.m. The city’s forestry department and Peabody Municipal Light were notified. Service was pulled from a home.

A trash truck broke down on the ramp at Route 128 North and Lowell Street at 7:43 a.m. State police shut down the ramp and Peabody police stood to wait for the tow truck.

A white 2018 Nissan Titan was reported stolen by Hertz Car Rental, 108 Newbury St., at 10:24 a.m. The pickup was entered into the national database that tracks stolen vehicles. Police plan to seek a charge of failing to return leased property against a Beverly man.

A large tree limb fell into a yard on Ray Street at 11:24 a.m.

A car was reported vandalized on Washington Street at 12:27 p.m.



A package was reported stolen from a Rantoul Street apartment building at 4 p.m.


A car break was reported on Mulberry Street at 6:52 a.m.

A tree limb fell on power lines on Charles Street at 9:12 a.m.



Chace Crimble, 27, of 4 Pearl St., Salem, was arrested and charged with operating under the influence of drugs, second offense, and negligent driving. Police had received a report of erratic operation on Centre Street and Armory Road at 4:49 p.m.


Needles were found on Conant Street at 8:17 a.m.

A lockdown drill was held at the Holten Richmond Middle School, 55 Conant St., at 8:24 a.m.

A lockdown drill was performed at the Great Oak School, 76 Pickering St. at 8:58 a.m.

An accident with personal injury was reported at Dayton Street and Middleton Road at 9:54 a.m.

Police took a report of a stolen vehicle at 10:09 a.m.

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