Swampscott

Tuesday

A resident of Foster Road reported a past domestic issue at 10:42 a.m.

A resident of Mapledale Place reported that a neighbor was possibly stacking up leaves against her fence and the right of way. 

Police received a report that a mattress was in the street on Danvers Road, but it was no longer there when an officer arrived on scene. 

Wednesday

At 2:55 a.m., a resident of Salem Street told police that it sounded like someone was drilling into the right corner of his house. 

Marblehead

Tuesday

Police received multiple reports of a strong smell of smoke in the area of Pickwick and Brook roads at 8:54 a.m., but did not find any issues during a search. A similar call about a smell of smoke around Old Salem Road came in at 9:11 a.m., but again police could not find anything. 

A 49-year-old Marblehead man was arrested on an outstanding warrant at 1:28 p.m. on Circle Street. 

Someone fell off his bike on Broughton Road, as logged at 3:45 p.m. The person was transported to North Shore Children’s Hospital. 

A resident of Lucia Road reported that money had been stolen from his retirement account via wire transfers. 

Dirty deeds: At 7:16 p.m., a caller told police that suspicious activity was happening on Tower Road — the trunk of a car was open and it seemed that people were going through it. However, the responding officer learned that the person in question was changing a diaper. 

Police investigated a report that a car was suspiciously driven down Cloutman’s Lane and “made several passes by several houses,” as logged at 8:33 p.m. The car was found parked and unoccupied on the same street. 

Peabody

Tuesday

A 19-year-old Lynn man was arrested on an outstanding warrant at 2:05 p.m. at Gaeta’s Shell & Citgo on Route 1. 

At 2:53 p.m., a caller reported seeing a man run off of Route 114 onto the 128 North ramp, but police did not see anyone in the area during a search.

Police received a report of a parent — described as being tall and thin with a black braid and a fu manchu beard — causing an issue with the principal of Brown School. The problem was soon resolved without incident, as logged at 2:54 p.m. 

An 18-year-old Peabody resident will be summonsed on a charge of larceny over $250 by a single scheme, after police responded to a report of employee fraud at Forever 21 on Route 114 at 3:24 p.m. 

A two-car accident on Lowell Street at 3:34 p.m. resulted in one vehicle being towed, but nobody was injured. 

Golf game gone wrong: A woman reported being locked in the Meadows Golf Course on Granite Street, according to a 4:48 p.m. log entry. Police were able to get the gate open after getting in touch with a key holder. 

A resident of Paleologos Street reported receiving annoying phone calls in the middle of the night, as logged at 5:27 p.m. Another report about it was made at 9:46 a.m. Wednesday. 

Pedro David Romero, 28, of 50 Marion St., Lynn, was arrested on a charge of unlicensed operation of a car and a vehicle lights violation, after police stopped him at Spinelli’s Function Facility on Route 1 at 6:13 p.m. For the same incident, the owner of the car, a 45-year-old Lynn woman, will be summonsed on a charge of allowing unlicensed operation of a car. 

A resident of Holten Street reported that all four tires on his car were slashed, according to a 7:41 p.m. log entry. 

A shoplifting incident at JCPenney on Route 114 was reported at 8:19 p.m., but store management decided to handle the issue internally. 

Wednesday

Police investigated a two-car accident on Peabody Road and Lowell Street at 8:39 a.m. Both cars were towed from the scene, but no one was injured. 

A three-car accident at TD Bank on Cross Street at 11:18 a.m. resulted in two people being transported to Lahey Medical Center and all three cars being towed. 

A caller reported that a small dog was running in and out of the road on Winona Street, but the dog was soon returned to its owner, as logged at 1:07 p.m. 

Beverly

Tuesday

A motor vehicle accident involving an injury on Essex and Gardner streets was reported at 5:44 p.m. 

Police received multiple 911 calls from a resident of Park Street about an assault, according to a 6:34 p.m. log entry. 

A domestic argument between a mother and adult daughter on Sohier Road was reported at 10:10 p.m.

Wanted man walking: An officer noticed a man walking on the side of the road around Cabot and Dodge streets and told him to get on the sidewalk, as logged at 10:15 p.m. The officer let him continue on his way but then learned he had a warrant against him, so the officer searched for the man, but to no avail. The officer waited at his house, but the man never arrived there. 

Wednesday

At 5:06 a.m. a resident of Hilltop Drive told police that someone was banging on his door. Police sent the person on his way. 

An incident of graffiti vandalism on Rantoul Street was reported at 9:24 a.m.

Suspicious peeper or pure sightseer? At 10:20 a.m., police received a report of suspicious activity regarding a man sleeping in a car on Lothrop Street, but when they confronted the suspect, he said he was travelling from Vermont and was just enjoying the view.

Police responded to a home on Memorial Drive for a report of domestic abuse involving “possible inappropriate touching,” as logged at 12:10 p.m. 

Two individuals on Lyman Street were served harassment prevention orders, according to a 1:34 p.m. log entry. 

A pedestrian was hit by a car on Essex Street at 5:05 p.m. 

Danvers

Tuesday

A shoplifting incident at Wal-Mart on Brooksby Village Drive was reported at 7:08 p.m. 

Police received a report of another shoplifting incident at Wal-Mart at 9:46 p.m. 

Wednesday

A two-car accident on Elliott Street involving an airbag deployment and reported injury occurred at 8:44 a.m. However, police said that no one needed to be transported to a hospital, though one car was towed from the scene and one driver was cited for failure to use care in turning. 

A break-in to a car on Foster Street was reported at 9:02 a.m.

A 31-year-old Salem man was arrested on an outstanding warrant, after police stopped him in a car on Independence Way at 11:15 a.m.

Courtney Fahey, 38, of Wakefield, was arrested on a charge of trespassing and taken into protective custody for being drunk, after police responded to Motel 6 on Route 1 at 12:32 p.m. for a report of an unwanted guest refusing to leave. 

A two-car accident with an injury on Maple and Pine streets was reported at 12:40 p.m. Police said that no one was transported to the hospital, but both cars were towed from the scene and one driver was cited for failure to use care.

After police responded to a reported shoplifting incident involving the theft of $139 speakers from Kohl’s on Independence Way, the suspect was issued a summons, as logged at 1:43 p.m. 

Salem

Tuesday

Edson Mota, 32, of 3 Oak St., Peabody, was arrested on a charge of unlicensed operation of a vehicle, after police responded to a three-car accident on Lafayette Street at 2:10 p.m. When Mota’s car was hit by a driver behind her who’d taken her eyes off the road to turn her headlights on, Mota was pushed forward and struck the car in front of her. Police realized Mota was unlicensed and she was taken into custody. She was later transported to the hospital after complaining of neck pain. No one else was injured. 

At 3:23 p.m., a woman reported that a man was being suspicious, as she saw him enter the side yard of a home on Federal Street. However, the man said that he was just getting out of the woman’s way since she was walking with two dogs, so police determined that the situation was a misunderstanding. 

Police received a report of suspicious activity on Highland Avenue at 9:11 p.m. 

Wednesday

After police responded to a home on Palmer Street for a report of an unwanted guest, the woman they encountered there who was yelling outside the apartment was arrested on a charge of domestic assault and battery on a family/household member, as logged at 12:03 a.m. 

A two-car motor vehicle accident on Jefferson Avenue and Horton Street at 8:12 a.m. resulted in one driver being cited for failure to stay in marked lanes, though no one was injured in the incident and neither car was towed from the scene. 

A resident of Shore Avenue reported that her cat was killed by a neighbor’s dog. 

Police received a report that a car was stolen from Jefferson Avenue. 

At 1:45 p.m., a resident of Tremont Street told police she’d discovered that the window on the driveway side of her home was pushed in sometime overnight, hard enough to pop out of the frame. The woman’s daughter said she’d heard voices in the area of the driveway around 2 a.m. However, no permanent damage was done to the window and police determined that no entry had actually been gained into the house. 

A report of threats to someone on Harrison Avenue was made at 1:48 p.m.