Andover Townsman, Andover, MA


May 9, 2013


The following items were recorded in Andover police logs from Tuesday, April 30 to Monday, May 6:


Tuesday, April 30 — At 9:13 a.m., Dante Thomas Hester, 17, 15 Hall St., Lawrence, was arrested and charged with resisting arrest and on a warrant.

At 11:21 a.m., George Mosher, 17, 9 Locke St., Andover, was arrested on Shawsheen Road and charged on a warrant.

At 8:15 p.m., Kevin Picucci, 44, 4550 Snowy Egret Drive, Naples, Fla., was arrested on Andover Street and charged with assault and battery on a household member and disorderly conduct.

Monday, May 6 — At 9:49 a.m., Matthew Batchelder, 22, 95 Audubon Road, Wakefield, was arrested on Memorial Circle and charged on a warrant.

At 12:25 p.m., Jeffrey Cofresi, 18, 88 East Haverhill St., Lawrence, was arrested on River Road and charged on two warrants.


Friday, May 3 — At 9:04 a.m., police received a report of a stolen vehicle — a scooter — on Post Office Avenue.


Wednesday, May 1 — At 9:22 p.m., a theft from a motor vehicle was reported on Starwood Crossing.

Friday, May 3 — At 5:05 p.m., a theft was reported at a Pomeroy Road home.


Tuesday, April 30 — At 3:03 p.m., vandalism to a motor vehicle by keying was reported on Memorial Circle.

At 6:31 p.m., a domestic incident was reported on River Road.

Wednesday, May 1 — At 4:19 p.m., police received a 911 call from a Forrest Hill Drive resident regarding “a male party that is going door to door ... making the caller nervous.” A police officer spoke with the man, “who was with WGBH and he was advised of soliciting procedures.”

Thursday, May 2 — At 9:11 a.m., vandalism to a motor vehicle via a thrown rock was reported on Crescent Drive.

At 3:23 p.m., police were called to Central Street on a report of “someone yelling from an ice cream truck.”

Friday, May 3 — At 2:44 p.m., police were contacted by a caller on North Main Street reporting that someone was collecting money at the intersection and “pressing the crosswalk button so he has more time to go up to the cars asking for money.” An officer spoke to “subjects” about not hitting the button.

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