THURSDAY, May 7

Vandalism to Mailbox: A 911 caller said he heard a loud noise in front of his house then noticed that his mailbox was destroyed. Officers checked the area and couldn't find the perpetrator or any other damage in the neighborhood, Talbot Road, 9:29 p.m.

Noise Complaint: Caller reported hearing loud music in the area, police didn't find anything, Chestnut Court, 8:55 p.m.

Suspicious Activity: Caller reported a suspicious white male came walking out of the woods into the parking lot. He was seen wearing a white shirt and blue jeans. Officers checked the area and didn't find anyone, Corporate Drive. 4:46 p.m.

Car Accident: A car crashed into a telephone pole, taking down multiple wires, Central Street, 7:36 p.m.

Mischievous Activity: A Town Hall employee reported a young male on the roof of the Doherty Middle School. An officer got the young man off the roof and contacted his parents, Bartlet Street, 4:40 p.m.

FRIDAY, May 8

Prisoner Transport: A prisoner was transported from the Swampscott Police Department back to the Andover Police Department, North Main Street, 1:04 p.m.

Disabled Vehicle: An officer reported there was a disabled dump truck in the roadway. The driver got the truck started again, Essex Street, 10:43 a.m.

Suspicious Activity: Multiple callers reported seeing a white male in his 20s walking around the parking lot, trying to get into people's cars. The officers found him in the parking lot. He said he was staying at La Quinta Inn and was sent back to the hotel by police, 5:34 a.m.

Arrest: Adam Lebowitz, a 21-year-old Swampscott resident, was arrested for assault with a dangerous weapon after he told an accomplice to pull a gun on a man they were buying a barbell from, Federal Street, 7:57 a.m.

SATURDAY, May 9

Gathering: Caller reports that about 20 teenagers were playing on the basketball court without masks on. An officer advised them of the governor's orders and they left, Lowell Street, 6:57 p.m.

Building Check: A woman reported that she and her husband noticed that a door was open at West Elementary School. The officer checked the door, determined it was an oversight and locked the door, Beacon Street, 5:21 p.m.

Domestic: A caller reported seeing an adult male hit a child in the face, North Main Street, 2:26 p.m.

Suspicious Activity: A caller reported a man taking pictures of his house from his backyard. He said the man was wearing black clothing and a black winter hat. The man was last seen walking toward the Andover Country Club. Police checked the area and didn't find anything, High Plain Road, 1:16 p.m.

Suspicious Activity: A caller reported that a stocky Hispanic male in grey sweatpants came to her door saying that he had her order of bananas and milk, as well as a picture of their house. The resident said they never ordered any food online. The officers checked the area and didn't find anyone, Taylor Cove Drive, 10:47 a.m.

SUNDAY, May 10

Cruiser Damage: Officer Stephen Neal reported that while working on detail he was struck from behind by another vehicle, Route 495 South, 10:17 p.m.

Suspicious Activity: A caller reported a black van was parked in front of a condemned house with no one inside, so the person might be in the house. A police officer reported to the house and found a neighbor looking at the property. The person was told to leave the premises, Andover Street, 10:50 a.m.

Officer Request: A person reported construction workers not practicing social distancing, Lupine Road, 12 p.m. 

TUESDAY, May 12

Dog Complaint: The owner of a dog who lives on Rattlesnake Hill Drive was issued a leash law and nuisance violation after the dog, which appeared to be a pit bull, was seen walking down Powers Road, Powers Road, 9:56 a.m.

Larceny/theft: A caller reported that, for the second time, someone stole money from a card that's been mailed to her, Andovers Street, 1:26 p.m.

Crash/personal injury: A woman called 911 after she was pinned between two vehicles. She was transported to Lowell General Hospital, North Main Street, 7:16 a.m.

WEDNESDAY, May 13

Crash/personal injury: A car carrying four people flipped over in the roadway, sending debris into the railroad tracks nearby. No one was entrapped in the vehicle, Gillette Way, 10:49 p.m.

Domestic: A woman reported that her husband is an alcoholic who was "ramped up" and tried to start an argument with her. Officers found the claim to be unfounded, Shepley Street, 7:08 p.m.

Fire Assist: A contractor working on a boiler in a basement started a fire in the insulation in the ceiling, he put it out with water, Salem Street, 5:30 p.m.

Harassment: A caller reported that a person he has a no contact order against was near him, Chestnut Court, 4:45 p.m.

Identity Fraud: A caller reported someone stole his Social Security number, Alonesos Way, 12:33 p.m.

 

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