SUNDAY, August 16
Assist Other Agency: State police responded to Route 93 South at the Merrimack River to locate a white male in dark clothing who was seen standing in the breakdown lane without a vehicle, Route 93 South Methuen/Dascomb, 6:26 p.m.
Motor Vehicle Complaint: Phillips Academy Public Safety notified police that one of their officers was following a blue Audi, MA Reg. 9FK924, which was occupied by four people and happened to be driving along Chapel Avenue. When the officer got closer to the vehicle it went over the grass onto Salem Street. Officers checked the area and found nothing, Salem Street, 10:28 p.m.
SATURDAY, August 15
Lost/Found Property: A walk-in dropped off a purse she found on the side of the road, Central Street, 10:07 a.m.
Noise Complaint: A homeowner reported a loud gunshot-like sound in the area. Police responded to the scene and found nothing, Lowell Street, 9:12 a.m.
Warrant Arrest: Jami Lyn Van Lier, 30, of Minuteman Road, was arrested on a fugitive from justice court warrant after staff at a business on Minuteman Road reported a guest who refused to leave the premises, Minuteman Road, 1:10 p.m.
FRIDAY, August 14
Warrant Arrest: Shawn Bambushew, 32, of School Street in Lowell, was arrested on a foreign warrant for assault and battery on a household member after he was caught stealing, River Road, 10:53 a.m.
Disorderly Person/Disturbance: Callers reported that a man in a blue Jeta was arguing with waste management staff. His car was gone when police arrived on the scene, High Street, 10:37 a.m.
Animal Complaint: Multiple callers reported a horse running down 28. Officers checked the area and found nothing, South Main Street, 12:12 p.m.
THURSDAY, August 13
Suspicious Activity: Report received about a large bone found by the water’s edge. Officers found nothing at the scene, Haggetts Pond Road, 5:19 p.m.
Neighbor Issue: A resident of Andover Commons said she had a protection order against another resident there. The two met up when they were getting their mail and she was disturbed by a comment made to her. Officers report there was no violation, Railroad Street, 8:39 p.m.
Noise Complaint: A caller reported a large, loud house party with 40 to 50 people going on around 1 a.m. Police responded to the party, found a small gathering and told them to turn down the music, Lavender Hill Lane, 8:43 p.m.
WEDNESDAY, August 12
Dog Complaint: A caller reported that two golden retrievers were stuck across the water area behind her home, Red Spring Road, 9:57 a.m.
Downed Wires: Reports of low-hanging wires approximately 4 feet off the ground, Verizon was contacted and notified, Red Spring Road, 4:32 p.m.
Suspicious Activity: Tyson James Radcliffe, 36, of Porcupine Circle in Salem, N.H., was arrested for carrying a loaded firearm without a license and possession of a Class A substance after an employee at the Sonesta Hotel saw Radcliffe with the firearm in the hotel, Tech Drive, 8:23 p.m.