Andover Townsman, Andover, MA

May 2, 2013

Police Log

Compiled by Dustin Luca
The Andover Townsman

---- — The following items were recorded in Andover police logs from Tuesday, April 23, to Monday, April 30

ARRESTS

Tuesday, April 23 — At 12:28 p.m., a 16-year-old male from Lawrence was arrested on River Road and charged with assault and battery on a police officer, resisting arrest and disturbing a public assembly.

Friday, April 26 — At 6:55 a.m., Jose Valez, 45, of 535 Hampshire St. in Lawrence, was arrested on Main Street and charged with operating a motor vehicle while unlicensed.

At 3:26 p.m., a 16-year-old male from Andover was arrested on River Road and charged with indecent assault and battery on a person 14 or over.

Saturday, April 27 — Starting at 2:13 a.m., Merrimack College police made four arrests on Foxhill Road, which were processed in Andover as courtesy bookings. Arrested were: Russell Montero Jr., 18, of 6 Maurice Ave. in Lawrence, charged with being a person under 21 in possession of liquor and carrying a firearm on school grounds; Matthew Gomes, 19, of 10 Lincoln St. in Methuen, charged with being a person under 21 in possession of liquor; Mario Barriera, 20, of 35 Olive Ave. in Lawrence, charged with being a person under 21 in possession of liquor, a weapons charge regarding possession of pepper spray, and disorderly conduct; and Nehemiah Day, 20, of 31 Byron Ave. in Lawrence, charged with trespassing and disorderly conduct.

At 12:09 p.m., Sarit Feldman-Levenson, 45, of 3 Villa Roma Drive in Tewksbury, was arrested on Riverside Drive and charged with violating an abuse prevention order and assault and battery with a dangerous weapon. The arrest was related to an incident where a caller reported that “his wife hit him with a DVD player in the arm.”

THEFTS

Tuesday, April 23 — Starting at 7:07 a.m., police received multiple reports of thefts from motor vehicles, with reports from Cherrywood Circle at 7:07 a.m., Black Birch Way at 7:34 and 7:35 a.m., and Pendant Court at 8:36 a.m.

At 7:08 a.m., a theft was reported on River Road.

At 3:58 p.m., a theft from a motor vehicle was reported on Tech Drive.

Wednesday, April 24 — At 1:03 a.m., a theft from a motor vehicle was reported on Golden Oaks Lane.

At 8:17 a.m., a theft from a motor vehicle was reported on Rose Glen Drive.

Friday, April 26 — At 3:34 p.m., a theft was reported on Bancroft Road.

INCIDENTS

Wednesday, April 24 — At 9:44 a.m., a Crescent Drive resident reported that “she is having problems with her 10-year-old not wanting to go to school.” Three responding police officers later reported back that there are “no problems, he is going (to) school.”

Thursday, April 25 — At 2:45 a.m., police were called out to High Plain Drive, where officers found an out-of-state vehicle “making a bread delivery.”

At 1:44 p.m., police received a report on North Main Street of a man who came to the caller’s door “with a flower and appeared disoriented.” Police determined the man “was confused and thought he knew the resident. He was advised to be more careful.”

At 8:13 p.m., a domestic incident was reported on River Road.

Friday, April 26 — At 1:51 p.m., a domestic incident was reported on Riverside Drive.

Sunday, April 28 — At 10:07 p.m., police were called to a gas station on Lowell Street on a report of “a female who appears to be intoxicated” who “walked into the trash can, breaking it.”

Monday, April 29 — At 11:27 a.m., fraud via bad check was reported on Coachman’s Ridge.

At 1:59 p.m., five police officers, including a superior officer, were called to assist with “traffic management” on Red Spring Road. The incident was classified as “selective enforcement.”

At 10:28 p.m., a domestic incident was reported on Lowell Street.

ACCIDENTS

Wednesday, April 24 — At 1:48 p.m., an accident involving a car and bicycle was reported on Bartlet Street. No injuries were reported.

At 6:03 p.m., a three-car crash was reported on Interstate 93 south. Injuries were reported, and two of the cars were towed from the scene.

Sunday, April 28 — At 11:58 a.m., an accident was reported on Cutler Road. A vehicle was towed from the scene, but no injuries were reported as the caller “is not sure what happen(ed)” and declined medical treatment.

At 6:27 p.m., a crash was reported on Walnut Avenue requiring two cars to be towed. No injuries were reported.