Andover Townsman, Andover, MA


September 12, 2013

Police Log


Wednesday, Sept. 4 — At 8:42 p.m., a case of illegal dumping, involving a site clean-up company employee who “was on the street (and) dumped something into a sewer,” was reported.

Thursday, Sept. 5 — At 2:11 p.m., a person on Central Street reported a man “standing near the bridge with some type of remote.” Police said the “subject checks out; he is collecting data for a traffic study.”

Friday, Sept. 6 — At 12:04 p.m., a Lowell Street resident reported “someone keeps coming on her property and taking pictures of her and her home.” The officer spoke to “a real estate agent,” and the caller was informed.

At 8:53 p.m., a Canterbury Street resident called 911 because “two kids just knocked on her door and ran off.”

Sunday, Sept. 8 — At 9:21 a.m., vandalism involving a knocked-over “Porta Potty” was reported at a construction site on Bartlet Street. A gate was also knocked down.

At 6:06 p.m., police were called to Pole Hill Drive for a report of a man who “appears to be lost and speaks broken English” who “said something about the police being called.” Police determined that the man “got off at the wrong train stop” and transported him to the Ballardvale train station.


Tuesday, Sept. 3 — At 3:56 p.m., an accident with personal injury was reported on Union Street. One of the two cars involved was towed from the scene.

Thursday, Sept. 5 — At 8:31 a.m., a hit-and-run crash was reported on North Main Street.

Saturday, Sept. 7 — At 4:58 p.m., a two-car crash was reported on Main Street. One car was towed from the scene.

At 8:45 p.m., a single-car crash involving a car into a tree was reported on Fosters Pond Road. The car was towed from the scene.

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