Andover Townsman, Andover, MA


May 23, 2013

Police Log



Tuesday, May 14 — At 3:09 p.m., a break-in of a shed was reported on Beacon Street.


Tuesday, May 14 — At 7:05 p.m., a theft from a motor vehicle was reported on Juniper Road.

Thursday, May 16 — Two people living in Smithshire Estates reported their cars had been broken into overnight. In one case, reported at 7:30 a.m., the owner of the vehicle reported multiple items had been stolen from her car and that the doors were left open. At 1:37 p.m. someone from the same neighborhood reported their car had been broken into as well. Another car was reportedly broken into on Juniper Road.


Wednesday, May 15 — At 3:51 a.m., a 911 caller from Eastman Road reported a loud noise downstairs at the home she shares with her husband and children. Her husband reported that the noise seemed to be coming from the basement. Police searched the house and the neighborhood but didn’t find anything.

A woman walked into the police station at 4:19 p.m. to report fraudulent activity with her bank account.

Thursday, May 16 — Brown water was reported by a resident of Apple Blossom Road at 8:46 p.m. Police told the caller it might have been a result of the Fire Department doing hose testing. The caller was advised to run an outside spigot to flush the brown water out of his home’s system.

A resident on Pearson Street reported loud music coming from the Youth Center at around 8 p.m. Police spoke to people at the center and the music was turned down.

Friday, May 17 — A caller reported at 8:51 a.m. that a suspicious man was ringing doorbells and looking in windows on River Road. He was described as a white male in his 20s wearing khakis and a black T-shirt. Police searched the area but didn’t find the man.

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