The following items were taken from logs on file at the Andover Police Department.

THURSDAY, JULY 16

Motor vehicle complaint: Caller reported cars are drag racing and dirt bikes are doing wheelies on River Road. An officer reported to the scene and found nothing, River Road, 9:14 p.m.

Crash with injury: Caller reported he crashed his scooter and may have injured his wrist, Dale Street, 7:44 p.m.

Motor vehicle theft: Caller reported his car stolen from the park-and-ride. Police are looking for 2009 black Acura TSX, Dascomb Road, 3:33 p.m.

Vandalism: Caller reported eggs thrown at his front door, Juliette Street, 12:55 p.m.

Animal complaint: Caller reported a raccoon tried to attack her husband, Ballardvale Road, 8:24 a.m.

 

FRIDAY, JULY 17

Hit-and-run crash: Caller reported his wife’s car was struck twice by a car with New Hampshire plates, and that the driver left without leaving any information. Caller said a witness left their information along with the plate number of the offending vehicle, Park Street, 8:56 p.m.

Assist State Police: 911 caller reported a car crash with airbag deployment. Officers said State Police were handling the crash, with local officers assisting, Andover by-pass, 6:54 p.m.

Assist State Police: Multiple callers report a crash with a person having a seizure. State Police were handling the crash, Interstate 93 south, Methuen/Dascomb Road, 8:08 a.m.

 

SATURDAY, JULY 18

Suspicious activity: Caller reports hearing either gunshots or fireworks behind his home. Police checked the area and found nothing, Salem Street, 9:39 p.m.

Suspicious activity: A front desk worker at a hotel said a man came in and said he was being shot by a BB gun from the woods. Police spoke with the hotel staff who said the man wore camouflage and was near the trails leading to the vocational school. An officer spoke with security at the school and people outside the school who did not see anyone in the area, Campanelli Road, 8:07 p.m.

Well-being check: A caller from Riot Games in Los Angeles said an Andover resident has been posting suicidal statements on the Riot Games site for about six months, Andover Street, 6:22 p.m.

Mental health: 911 hang-up from a woman who sounds intoxicated and is vomiting. She was transported by ambulance to Holy Family Hospital, Andover Street, 2 p.m.

 

SUNDAY, JULY 19

Motor vehicle complaint: Caller reported a vehicle parked in a bad spot along a road. A tow truck was requested by an officer because part of the car was in the road. The tow truck call was cancelled because the owner of the vehicle emerged from a neighboring house. The owner then requested a tow truck anyway because she was having trouble starting the car, North Main Street, 10:29 p.m.

Recovered motor vehicle: An officer located a stolen car in the parking lot of The Sonesta Hotel. The car was reported to Lawrence police as stolen on June 26. The Lawrence Police Department was notified and contacted the owner, Tech Drive, 10:24 p.m.

Suspicious activity: A resident needs assistance with possible fraud after someone got information from her computer, Railroad Street, 8:19 p.m.

Request officer: A person who walked into the police station reported that their phone was hacked by someone they previously had a relationship with, Railroad Street, 1:17 p.m.

 

MONDAY, JULY 20

Motor vehicle complaint: Caller reports several mopeds driving erratically on both sides of vehicles and speeding, Elm Square, 3:53 p.m.

Annoying phone calls: A Capsule Tech employee reported that a former employee has been making annoying phone calls. This has happened off and on for the past few years and the individual started doing it again, according to the caller, Brickstone Square, 3:55 p.m.

Request officer: Caller reported someone he has a no-contact order against gave him the middle finger as he drove by, Chestnut Court, 2:46 p.m.

Suspicious activity: Caller reported finding someone inside their car trying on shoes. Lawrence Police requested a Spanish-speaking officer. The Fire Department requested an evaluation and the person was transported to a hospital, Beacon Street, 9:30 p.m.

 

TUESDAY, JULY 21

Scam: Caller reported she was notified by an email from Amazon that a $600 iPhone, which she didn’t order, was being shipped through her account to an address in Illinois, Lowell Junction Road, 5:34 p.m.

Suspicious activity: Security at Putnam Investments reported a small SUV, possibly a Kia, driving in circles in the parking lot to the left of the building. An officer reported to the scene and found nothing, Shattuck Road, 9:25 p.m.

Motor vehicle stop: Red light violation, Main Street, 12:34 p.m.

Parking complaint violation: Caller reported a Ford SUV parked in front of a fire hydrant, Whittemore Terrace, 10:59 a.m.

 

WEDNESDAY, JULY 22

Well-being check: Caller requested a well-being check for an elderly female whom she had not been able to contact. An officer reported making contact with the woman who is fine, River Road, 7:45 p.m.

Fraud/bad check: A caller reported someone altered a check he mailed and changed the amount and receiver, Barron Court, 3:20 p.m.

Animal complaint: Caller report an injured eagle in the backyard. The bird was located and doesn’t appear to be injured, Stouffer Circle, 3:55 p.m.

Vandalism: A walk-in to the police station reported that someone broke a window at Bank of America sometime overnight, Main Street, 8:27 a.m.

 

||||

This Week's Circulars

Recommended for you