Monday, Feb. 23


A caller from Route 93 North reported a motor vehicle accident with unknown injuries at 8:57 a.m. The caller was transferred to the State Police.

Officers Matthew Hughes and Owen Fitzpatrick were reportedly involved in a car chase at 1:46 p.m. when a driver failed to stop when they tried pulling it over on River Road. According to reports, during the course of the chase, the vehicle struck a tractor-trailer unit on Andover Street in Lawrence, as well as a second car on Brookfield Street. Officers then lost sight of the vehicle.

Tuesday, Feb. 24


Edmund Queen, 45, of 4 Border St., Apt. 2, Woburn, was arrested on Beacon Street at 11:56 a.m. and charged with speeding and operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license, a subsequent offense. 

Wednesday, Feb. 25


A caller from Elm Street at 12:28 a.m. reported that she was unable to get her porch door open because it was frozen shut. The responding officer reported that the door opened once the caller opened the deadbolt lock.

Multiple callers from Burtt Road at 12:54 p.m. reported that the railroad gates were stuck in the down position. The railroad company was notified and said they had a disabled train in the area and were working on fixing the problem. 

A 911 caller from Route 125 reported that a truck was losing packages out of its back. Officers checked the area but did not find the truck, though they did find several packages belonging to the Post Office that were being hit by cars.

Thursday, Feb. 26


Naguy Rocker, 22, of 77 Farley St., Apt. 2, Lawrence, was arrested at 9:14 on River Road and charged with resisting arrest, disorderly conduct and operating under the influence of drugs.


A caller from Ballardvale Street reported that there was a car on fire in the Market Basket Warehouse parking lot. Andover Police notified Wilmington Police, because it was their section of the parking lot.

A resident of Burton Farm Road reported at 3 p.m. that her 16-year-old daughter might be on drugs and she was afraid to be alone with her. Officers reported that the child was given a psychiatric evaluation.

A caller from Robandy Road reported that someone had set a small fire at the end of her driveway at 3:13 p.m., and she did not know who did it or why. Officers reported that there was no fire.

An employee of the Memorial Hall Library called 911 at 6:10 p.m. to report a male in his late 20's or early 30's doing handstands at the top of the stairs. The caller reported that the subject went down the stairs and out the back door. 

Planet Fitness on North Main Street called police at 9:27 p.m. because a male refused to show a picture ID and refused to leave. He later left without incident. 

Friday, Feb. 27


A caller from Blackberry Lane reported that there was an owl stuck in her chimney at 8:18 a.m. Officers reported that they removed the owl. 

A 60-year-old resident of Old River Road reported walking into a glass door, and was bleeding from the head at 12:11 p.m. The man was transported to Lawrence General Hospital.

Saturday, Feb. 28


Andover Police and Fire Departments responded to reports of a 40-year-old man falling about 10 feet from a ladder at 1:52 p.m. The man was transported to Lawrence General Hospital.

La Quinta Hotel reported at 5:36 p.m. that a visitor was watching his 8-year-old child play in the hotel's pool, but that the man kept falling asleep. Employees wanted to approach the man to speak to him, but were requesting an officer's presence. Upon officer arrival, the man and his child were gone from the pool.

Sunday, March 1


Robert Bouzon, 63, of 89 Poor St., Andover, was arrested at his home at 1:23 p.m. and charged with assault and battery on a household member.

Brian Temmallo, 27, of 61 Young St., Tewksbury, was arrested on Frontage Road at 3:48 p.m. and charged with operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license.


A caller from Elm Street reported a raccoon in his basement at 11:04 a.m. The responding officer reported that he was unable to get the animal out, and that Animal Control would respond.



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