The following is an excerpt from the Marblehead Police Department's log:
Monday, Oct. 1:
- At 7:56 a.m., police responded to a burglar alarm on Longview Drive.
- At 7:57 a.m., a woman called police to report that a woman who she is getting a harassment order against drove by her and gave her the finger near the intersection of Pleasant and Village streets.
- At 8:22 a.m., police responded to a parking complaint on Elm Street.
- At 9:30 a.m., the principal at Malcolm L. Bell School called police to request that an officer speak to a student and his disabled guardian about safety.
- At 10:20 a.m., an abandoned bike was reportedly recovered on Village Street.
- At 11:06 a.m., a resident called police to report vandalism on Village Street. The caller reportedly told police that "they keep a car in the 'switch yard' and it was destroyed."
- At 12:53 p.m., the owner of a business on Anderson Street called police to complain about a construction crew that was "making it hard for patrons to come and go."
- At 1:05 p.m., police assisted fire and ambulance crews with a lift assistance on Warren Road. An 89-year-old woman reportedly fell but did not need to be transported to the hospital.
- At 1:28 p.m., an Intrepid Circle man entered the police station to report being the victim of credit card fraud.
- At 2:33 p.m., a resident entered the police station to report losing a bracelet on Washington Street.
- At 2:42 p.m., a woman entered the police station to report that her mother was opening her mail "to be nosey."
- At 2:50 p.m., a Broughton Road woman called police to report that her neighbor has been verbally harassing her over a disagreement they had several weeks ago. The woman told police her neighbor has been shouting things at her whenever she walks to her car or leaves her house.
- At 3:18 p.m., Swampscott police called the station to let local officers know that they were looking for a white male, mid-50's, in a dark green older-model truck who "waved to a child to come to the truck."
- At 3:18 p.m., a resident entered the police station to report that he had just helped an elderly man move his car to the side of the road on Pleasant Street and suspected that he may have been having medical issues.
- At 3:24 p.m., a resident called police to report that an elderly woman had accidentally picked up his keys at CVS and he would be unable to move his car from the two-hour spot on Atlantic Avenue until she returned them.
- At 4:02 p.m., a resident entered the police station to report that someone she has a restraining order against had just sent her a threatening text message.
- At 4:15 p.m., an officer reportedly found a green mountain bike in the bushes by Stramski Beach.
- At 5:10 p.m., a man entered the police station to discuss ongoing harassment.
- At 5:17 p.m., a woman entered the police station to report being that she had just been harassed near Village Street.
- At 6:23 p.m., police and fire units responded to a report of smoke coming from a building on Village Street. Firefighters later determined the smoke was caused by burnt food.
- At 8:14 p.m., police responded to a report of a loud group on Pleasant Street.
Tuesday, Oct. 2:
- At 7:34 a.m., police responded to a reported truancy issue on Humphrey Street.
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