Tales From the Marblehead Police Log
Here's a look back at some of the entries that were included in our police log posts this week.
Every weekday morning, Marblehead Patch posts entries from the Marblehead Police Department's log from the day before. Then, on Sunday, we offer a round-up od some of the more notable entries.
The following was submitted by the Marblehead Police Department. Where arrests or charges are mentioned, it does not indicate a conviction.
Friday, May 18:
- At 7:55 a.m., a Colgate Road woman called police to complain about a jackhammer being used in the neighborhood.
- At 9:39 a.m., police responded to a disturbance between two women who were "arguing on the side of the road" on Pleasant Street.
- At 10:03 a.m., police responded to a report that a tractor trailer had hit a parked car near the intersection of Washington Street and Atlantic Avenue.
- At 10:36 a.m., an employee at Marblehead High School called police to report that a student had left school around 10 a.m.
- At 11:36 a.m., police responded to a report of an alleged hit and run on Cliff Street involving a 1995 Honda Civic and a 2005 Nissan Altima.
- At 11:49 a.m., police responded to a bullying complaint on Humphrey Street.
- At 1:05 p.m., police received a be on the look out alert for a 2008 Volkswagen Passat believed to have nearly struck a pedestrian in Salem.
- At 1:27 p.m., police responded to a report of a disorderly man near the intersection of Pequot and Westledge Road. The man, who was described as wearing "sweats, a hat and no top," allegedly threw cones into traffic.
- At 2:28 p.m., a woman called police to report that she found a business card on her windshield and noticed that her car had been struck by another vehicle.
- At 2:53 p.m., police responded to a report of a minor motor vehicle accident at the intersection of Atlantic Avenue and Beach Street involving a 2006 Jeep UT and a 2012 Audu CV A5.
- At 2:53 p.m., a Gingerbread Hill Road woman called police to report that a man exposed himself to her on Skype.
- At 3:15 p.m., police received a call from a Central Street resident who noticed that a green and silver mountain bike was missing.
- At 3:29 p.m., police responded to a several calls regarding a motor vehicle occupied by an elderly couple that had just struck a building on Pleasant Street. The accident resulted in no injuries and the building inspector determined that the building was structurally safe.
- At 4:28 p.m., police responded to a report of a 2003 Infiniti SE with a smashed windshield on Pleasant Street.
- At 11:55 p.m., a woman called police to report that an "older model sedan" was weaving all over the road.
Saturday, May 19:
- At 12:24 a.m., police received a call from a man on State Street who said he had money taken from him while he was at Maddie's Sail Loft. Police later determined that the man was "drunk and (was) in the care of another individual."
- At 12:35 a.m., a Lafayette Street woman called police to report that "at least two or more kids are screaming in the field near her house."
- At 5:16 a.m., a Colgate Road woman called police to report that someone was operating a jackhammer in the neighborhood.
- At 7:33 a.m., a Ruby Avenue resident called police to report "two suspicious looking parties" who had been walking around the area since 5:30 a.m.
- At 8:51 a.m., a man called police to report that someone smashed the windshield of his truck while it was parked at Riverhead Beach. It was later determined that the damage was caused by the weather.
- At 9:22 a.m., police responded to a report of a motor vehicle accident on Pleasant Street involving a 1999 Hino scooter and a 2002 Honda Accord. A motorist was later taken to Salem Hospital.
- At 10:27 a.m., an officer was reportedly flagged down by a jogger on Ocean Avenue who said she was nearly run down by a black sedan.
- At 11:19 a.m., police responded to a report of an elderly domestic disturbance. A witness told police that a man with Alzheimer's was trying to drive and a neighbor had to intervene when his wife tried to stop him.
- At 5:20 p.m., police responded to a report that a 1998 Chevy Cavalier had been struck while parked on Washington Street.
- At 9:28 p.m., police responded to a report of four teenagers fighting on Front Street.
- At 11:20 p.m., police responded to a motor vehicle accident near the intersection of Ocean Avenue and Pleasant Street involving a 2004 Subaru Legacy and a 2000 Honda Accord. The accident resulted in no injuries.
Sunday, May 20:
- At 12:54 a.m., a Russell Street resident called police to report a "loud group with guitars" on a nearby back porch.
- At 2:15 a.m., police responded to a report of a loud party on Green Street.
- At 3:02 a.m., police responded to a report of a loud party near the intersection of Naugus Avenue and Green Street.
- At 9:47 a.m., a Pickwick Road woman called police to report that someone stolen a plant from her home.
- At 11:14 a.m., a man called police to report that he found his skiff loose and believed it was "being used by kids drinking" on Jersey Street.
- At 4:48 p.m., police responded to a report of an intoxicated male "with a little dog by a landscape truck" near the intersection of Pond and Russell streets.
- At 9:08 p.m., Salem police alerted local officers to the arrest of a local man for operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol on Cedar Street.
- At 10:36 p.m., Michael W. Johonson, 18, of 371 River St., Mattapan, and Louis J. Indorato, 18, of 9 Cleveland Road, Marblehead, were both arrested on a charge of possessing a class D drug (marijuana) with intent to distribute following a traffic stop on Atlantic Avenue.
Monday, May 21:
- At 6:26 a.m., police responded to multiple calls regarding a chainsaw being used on Mystic Road.
- At 8:48 a.m., a woman on Pleasant Street called police to report that an "ex-employee left a nasty message on her voicemail."
- At 9:23 a.m., a Ruby Avenue resident called police to report that a man was stumbling around outside, possibly wearing a wig. Police searched the area and were unable to locate anyone matching that description.
- At 5:59 p.m., a Sheldon Road resident entered the police station to report a credit card fraud. A full report was taken.
- At 9:32 p.m., a woman entered the police station to report that a man in his 20's was "fondling himself" as she walked past a business on Hawkes Street. Police searched the area but were unable to find anyone fitting the description given.
- At 10:06 p.m., a West Shore Drive resident called police to report that a car had driven out onto the grass at Gatchell Park. The vehicle was reportedly from Able Security and was there to guard the movie set items at the field.
Tuesday, May 22:
- At 6:34 a.m., a Stonybrook Road resident entered the police station to report that a GPS device had been stolen from their 2005 GMC Envoy overnight.
- At 8:51 a.m., a Blueberry Road resident called police to report that her 2011 Volkswager Tiguan was broken into overnight and a GPS device and other items were missing.
- At 11:03 a.m., a Sewall Street woman called police to report that flowers were torn out of her garden sometime Saturday.
- At 2:10 p.m., police responded to a motor vehicle accident at the intersection of Lafayette and Maple streets. The accident did not result in any injuries.
- At 4:40 p.m., police responded to a motor vehicle accident on Tioga Way involving a 2011 Jeep Wrangler and a post office vehicle. The accident did not result in any injuries.
Wednesday, May 23:
- At 8:57 a.m., A Farrell Court man called police to complain about drumming coming from the Marblehead Community Charter Public School.
- At 10:40 a.m., police received word that a student had left Marblehead High School early.
- At 12:06 p.m., an Ocean Avenue resident called police to report that an "outside cement table" had been thrown into the ocean.
- At 12:38 p.m., a local resident called police to report that they believed underage kids had just purchased cigarettes at Richdale's Convenience Store.
- At 5:30 p.m., a rocket launch permit was granted by police for a rocket launch behind Village School.
- At 6:35 p.m., police responded to a report of a motor vehicle accident at the intersection of Leggs Hill Road and Tedesco Street involving a 2001 Toyota Corolla and a 2001 Honda Civic. The accident did not result in any injuries.
- At 11:10 p.m., a Devereux Street woman called police to report that her husband was "acting strange and throwing things at her."
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