Andover Townsman, Andover, MA


May 9, 2013



Saturday, May 4 — At 4:40 a.m., a domestic incident was reported on Longwood Drive.

At 8:18 a.m., police were called to a disturbance on North Main Street regarding “two elderly people pushing each other across from the Washington Park complex.” Responding police reported the situation was “a misunderstanding and a language barrier.”

At 11:16 a.m., police were called to Shawsheen Road on a report of cars “parked all over the place at the high school and West Middle.” There were 23 parking violations issued.

Sunday, May 5 — At 2:34 p.m., police received a call from Lowell Street reporting a minor accident between a car and a bike carrying a small boy. The caller noted that the boy wasn’t injured.

At 3:23 p.m., police received a reporting of recreational vehicles trespassing on private property on Burtt Road.

At 9:19 p.m., a domestic incident was reported on Maple Avenue.

Monday, May 6 — At 7:33 a.m., students reported a deer trapped somewhere near the rear lot of Red Spring Road behind Andover High School. Police reported “the deer is deceased inside the fence for the football field.” The Department of Public Works later collected the deer.

At 10:50 a.m., a case of vandalism involving two motor vehicles was reported on Frontage Road.

At 8:58 p.m., a case of identity fraud was reported on Bradley Road.


Tuesday, April 30 — At 3:33 p.m., two accidents were reported on North Main Street. The accidents were believed to have been caused by a truck that “appears to have lost its brakes.” Five vehicles, including the truck, were involved; no injuries were reported.

Wednesday, May 1 — At 7:51 a.m., a crash with personal injury was reported on River Street.

Saturday, May 4 — At 6:54 p.m., a rollover crash with two vehicles involved was reported on River Road. Both vehicles were towed from the scene; injuries were reported.

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