Andover Townsman, Andover, MA


October 14, 2013

Police Log


Tuesday, Oct. 1 — At 12:18 a.m., police were called to Haverhill Street because the caller’s estranged husband “is outside with a friend banging on the door. She would like them removed from the property.” Police at the scene reported that the “subject was returning a pet and that’s why she was at the home.”

At 7:24 p.m., a Walker Avenue resident called police to report his ex-wife “called him to say she was coming over to lay down the law to him regarding (their daughter).”

Wednesday, Oct. 2 — At 4:32 p.m., police were called to Sunset Rock Road to investigate a house alarm signaling a glass break. The officer reported that the “glass appeared to have been broken by a bird.”

Thursday, Oct. 3 — At 2:13 p.m., police responded to School Street to meet the Department of Public Works on site to “take a report of some damaged vehicles.” A DPW-operated street line painter was driving down the road when a hose used to move pumped paint burst, causing white line paint to spray onto two parked vehicles. The owners of the vehicles were both called.


Monday, Sept. 30 — At 6:57 a.m., an accident with personal injury, requiring two cars to be towed, was reported on Dascomb Road.

Tuesday, Oct. 1 — At 3:43 p.m., a two-car crash with personal injury was reported on Lowell Street. One car was towed.

Wednesday, Oct. 2 — At 11:14 a.m., a two-car crash with personal injury, requiring one tow, was reported on Main Street.

Thursday, Oct. 3 — At 11:13 a.m., a two-car crash with personal injury, requiring the towing of both cars, was reported on Elm Street.

Friday, Oct. 4 — At 8:06 a.m., a two-vehicle crash, involving a tow-truck unit and box truck, was reported on River Road. Two separate towing companies were called to tow the vehicles, but no injuries were reported.

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