Arrests/Police Log, Aug. 31 edition

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ARRESTS

August 29
12:10 a.m. On West Main Street, Officer Cody Normandin arrested a 34-year-old Leominster resident on a warrant for use of a motor vehicle while operating an electronic device and additionally charged him with speeding in violation of special regulation, drinking alcohol from an open container, OUI liquor, license not in possession, unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, and operating a motor vehicle with license suspended.

August 30
8:52 a.m. On Hayden Rowe Street, Sergeant Arthur Schofield arrested a 39-year-old Hayden Rowe Street resident on a warrant charge and also charged him with unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and speeding in violation of special regulation.

POLICE LOG

August 24
2:15 a.m. Officer Stephen Buckley checked on Greenwood Road property.
3:06 a.m. Officer Stephen Buckley completed checks of Windsor Apartments on Constitution Court.
7:57 a.m. Multiple callers reported an erratic operator on Cedar Street. Sergeant Aaron O’Neil and Officer Moira McGaffigan responded and spoke with the operator and advised him of the complaints. He checked out OK.
10:21 a.m. A caller reported a low-hanging wire on Saddle Hill Road. Officer Jay Deiana responded and notified Verizon.
11:27 a.m. A Davis Road resident reported receiving a scam phone call. The incident was logged.
12:48 p.m. Officer Jay Deiana responded along with the Fire Department to a report of smoke and a possible illegal burn on Hilltop Road. The homeowner was attempting to burn a stump and was advised of regulations. The fire was extinguished.
2:36 p.m. A caller requested to speak with an officer about an ongoing issue. Officer Moira McGaffigan assisted.
3:55 p.m. A caller reported an ongoing complaint about idling construction vehicles on Main Street. The information was forwarded to the project manager and the incident was logged.
4:15 p.m. Officer Tyler Brabham took a report of a stolen check.
11:45 p.m. Officer Brittany Firth checked on a vehicle in the boat ramp parking lot on Legacy Farms North. The vehicle was secure and no one was around.

August 25
12:02 a.m. Officer Kevin Sager checked on two people walking down Lumber Street Extension. All was OK. They were returning home from a walk.
12:54 a.m. Officer Kevin Sager checked on fields on Greenwood Road and found five unoccupied vehicles in the parking lot.
11:27 a.m. Officer Moira McGaffigan completed community policing on Mayhew Street.
3:59 p.m. A Woodview Way caller reported a contained microwave fire. Officer Robert Ekross responded and the microwave was removed from the building.
5:35 p.m. Officer Robert Ekross completed property checks on Wilson Street.
10:09 p.m. Sergeant Matthew McNeil and Officer Robert Ekross checked on a motor vehicle on Front Street and spoke with the operator about an expired license.
11:57 p.m. Officer Brittany Firth completed property checks on Fruit Street.

August 26
12:31 a.m. Officer Brittany Firth checked on Lakeshore Drive property.
1:43 a.m. Officer Brittany Firth looked for an overdue motorist at his place of employment on South Street with a negative find.
2:20 a.m. Officer Cody Normandin checked on Wilson Street property.
4:45 a.m. A Davis Road resident reported someone was banging on her door. Officers Philip Powers and Cody Normandin responded and checked the area with a negative find.
7:14 a.m. A caller reported the YMCA building on East Street was broken into and the fire suppression system was set off. Sergeant Scott van Raalten and Officers Moira McGaffigan and Benjamin Stickney responded along with the Fire Department. An investigation was underway.
8:42 a.m. An Old Farm Road resident reported a suspicious incident in which an item was left on his doorstep. Officer Ryan Polselli responded and reported all was OK, and he advised the caller on proper 911 usage.
8:52 a.m. Officer Moira McGaffigan assisted a utility company with moving a road plate that had shifted on East Main Street.
9:00 a.m. Officer Moira McGaffigan reported she found a dog running loose on Wilson Street. She subsequently returned the dog to its owner.
10:38 a.m. A Main Street caller reported an identity theft scam in which he lost money. Officer Philip Powers spoke with the person and took a report.
11:24 a.m. A caller complained about safety on a police detail on Main Street. Sergeant Timothy Brennan responded and spoke with the person and checked on the safety of the police detail.
12:15 p.m. A caller reported a disabled motor vehicle in a dangerous spot on Front Street. Officer Ryan Polselli responded and assisted while the vehicle waited for a tow.
12:48 p.m. p.m. A walk-in requested a ride back to his residence. Officer Philip Powers assisted.
1:37 p.m. Sergeant Timothy Brennan and Officers Benjamin Stickney, Ryan Polselli, Moira McGaffigan and Philip Powers completed community relations on Mayhew Street.
2:51 p.m. Officer Brian Sanchioni completed community policing on Mayhew Court.
4:38 p.m. A Hayden Rowe Street caller spoke with Officer Brian Sanchioni about a case of identity theft. Officer Sanchioni took a report.
7:35 p.m. Officer Robert Ekross checked on Wilson Street property.
11:50 p.m. Officer Cody Normandin completed checks of Lakeshore Drive.

August 27
1:49 p.m. A Canterbury Lane resident reported lost power and carbon monoxide alarms sounding. Officer Cody Normandin responded along with Fire Department. The house was checked and negative readings were reported.
6:54 a.m. A caller reported a motor vehicle accident with no personal injury on West Main Street. Officers Jessica Ferreira and Philip Powers responded and requested a tow truck. A report was to follow.
7:52 a.m. Officers Jay Deiana and Jessica Ferreira responded to a motor vehicle accident on West Main Street. No personal injuries were reported.
9:18 a.m. A caller reported oncoming traffic almost hit tree company workers on Chestnut Street. Officer Jay Deiana responded and spoke with the reporting person.
9:51 a.m. A Marshall Avenue caller complained of an idling truck. Officer Jay Deiana responded.
11:15 a.m. A caller reported the inside odor of natural gas at the front entrance of the urgent care center on Lumber Street. Officer Jessica Ferreira responded along with the Fire Department. Zero readings were found and the odor dissipated.
1:06 p.m. A caller reported a tree company employee was working without a police detail on Chestnut Street and was nearly hit by a car. Officer Philip Powers responded to assist.
1:11 p.m. The Highway Department reported a raccoon on School Street. Officer Jessica Ferreira responded along with the animal control officer, and they were unable to locate the raccoon.
2:24 p.m. Officer Jessica Ferreira searched for a raccoon on School Street with a negative find.
2:29 p.m. A caller on Cedar Street reported a missing 14-year-old male with autism. Officers Ryan Polselli, Jessica Ferreira, Jay Deiana and Philip Powers responded along with a boat to the State Park. The individual was located.
7:19 p.m. Officer Cody Normandin and Ryan Polselli checked on a motor vehicle on Hayden Rowe Street.
8:38 p.m. A Meserve Street caller reported an unattended vehicle was parked and running in a driveway for over 30 minutes. Officer Philip Powers responded and located the owner, who did not realize the vehicle was running. The vehicle was subsequently turned off.
9:08 p.m. A Lumber Street caller reported hearing a noise downstairs. Officer Ryan Polselli and Philip Powers responded and checked the perimeter and all appeared secure.
9:17 p.m. A Fruit Street caller requested to speak with an officer about a disgruntled employee. Officer Ryan Polselli spoke with the caller and assisted.
9:43 p.m. A caller complained of two vehicles drag racing on Bowker Road. Officer Philip Powers responded and checked the area with a negative find.
10:19 p.m. A Lumber Street caller reported hearing a noise in the house and believed someone was in the house. Officers Cody Normandin, Philip Powers and Ryan Polselli responded and checked the house with a negative find.
11:41 p.m. Officer Kevin Sager was flagged down by a motorist on Main Street and gave him directions to Garrett’s in Milford.

August 28
12:03 a.m. Officer Stephen Buckley checked on Echo Trail on Granite Street.
12:09 a.m. Officer Cody Normandin checked on a vehicle in the Sandy Beach parking lot on Lakeshore Drive and moved the occupants along.
12:23 a.m. Officer Stephen Buckley checked on the YMCA on East Street.
12:32 a.m. A caller reported a possible brush fire on Connelly Hill Road. Officer Jay Deiana responded along with the Fire Department and found smoke coming from outdoor yard lighting. The electrical inspector was notified.
1:02 a.m. Officer Kevin Sager passed by a male screaming in the roadway of Chestnut Street. The resident was offering to help with a vehicle stop. He was advised that his assistance was not needed.
3:56 p.m. An Oak Street resident reported tools and two mailboxes were stolen from his property. Sergeant Aaron O’Neil and Officers Philip Powers and Cody Normandin responded, and a vehicle containing the property was located.
4:24 p.m. A Pond Street caller reported harassment via social media and requested to speak with an officer. Officer Philip Powers responded and took a report.
8:29 p.m. A Fruit Street caller reported a consistent noise that sounded like gunfire or fireworks. Sergeant Aaron O’Neil and Officer Philip Powers responded and checked the area with a negative find.
10:06 p.m. A caller reported loud music on Wild Road. Sergeant Aaron O’Neil and Officer Cody Normandin responded and spoke with an individual, who was to quiet down for the night.
11:01 p.m. A motorist reported an erratic operator swerving on West Main Street. Sergeant Aaron O’Neil and Officers Kevin Sager, Cody Normandin and Philip Powers responded and located the vehicle. Officer Sager conducted field sobriety tests. No signs of impairment were reported.

August 29
12:04 a.m. Officers Stephen Buckley and Philip Powers checked on Wilson Street property.
1:28 a.m. Officer Kevin Sager checked on Ash Street property.
2:06 a.m. Officer Stephen Buckley checked on Elizabeth Road property.
4:24 a.m. A caller complained of loud music on Ash Street. Officers Kevin Sager and Stephen Buckley responded and advised parties to quiet the music.
7:25 a.m. Multiple callers reported a traffic backup on Cedar Street, where vehicles lined up to enter the State Park. Officer Jessica Ferreira responded and assisted with traffic control.
10:09 a.m. Officer Moira McGaffigan completed community policing on Main Street.
11:05 a.m. A caller reported a loose dog in the roadway of West Main Street. Officer Jay Deiana responded and the dog was gone upon his arrival.
4:15 p.m. Sergeant Arthur Schofield completed community policing on Main Street.
8:54 p.m. A McKay Road resident reported someone was banging on her front door, though no one was expected. Sergeant Arthur Schofield and Officer Brendon Lyver responded and spoke with the homeowner.
9:05 p.m. A caller reported six suspicious male youths in an Ash Street front yard. Sergeant Arthur Schofield and Officers Brendon Lyver and Tyler Brabham responded and spoke with the juveniles and contacted their parents, who picked up their sons at the scene.
11:33 p.m. Officer Stephen Buckley checked on construction equipment by the Fruit Street bridge.

August 30
12:07 a.m. Officer Kevin Sager made checks of the YMCA on East Street.
2:25 a.m. Officer Stephen Buckley checked on the Windsor Apartments on Constitution Court.
2:43 a.m. Sergeant William Burchard and Officer Stephen Buckley checked on a vehicle on West Main Street that was overheating.
8:59 a.m. Officers Matthew Santoro and Brendon Lyver responded to a motor vehicle accident involving two cars and air bag deployment on Lumber Street Extension. An ambulance was requested and a 29-year-old female was transported to the hospital. One vehicle was towed. A written warning was issued to one driver.
11:05 a.m. Officer Brendon Lyver assisted a disabled motor vehicle on Lumber Street.
11:27 a.m. A walk-in reported her car was vandalized. Officer Matthew Santoro assisted and took a report.
3:15 p.m. A caller reported someone was wrongfully cutting down 80-year-old trees on Wilson Street. Sergeant Arthur Schofield advised the caller to contact Town Hall, as it was a civil matter.
4:22 p.m. A caller reported a hawk with a broken wing in the roadway of West Main Street. Officer Brendon Lyver responded and checked the area with a negative find.
4:25 p.m. The State Police reported a family disturbance on Circle Drive and requested an ambulance. Sergeant Arthur Schofield and Officers Brendon Lyver and Brian Sanchioni responded. A report was to follow.
5:52 p.m. A caller reported a suspicious red car with a male occupant on Elm Street, and she didn’t feel safe exiting the building. Officers Brian Sanchioni and Brendon Lyver responded and reported the man in the vehicle was the janitor. All was OK.
9:43 p.m. Officer Brendon Lyver checked on Fruit Street fields.