Sunday, January 20, 2013
Highlights from area police stories, including: A sex offender arrested for allegedly evading his registration and an unpaid $770 strip club bill.
Man Found Dead Near Malden City Hall: Police confirmed the body of a 34-year-old homeless man was found near Malden Government Center Sunday morning, though his name has not yet been released pending the findings of a police investigation. Level 3 Sex Offender Arrested for Allegedly Evading Registration: A Saugus man is under arrest after authorities allege he misreported his residence in the sex offender registry. Vincent Pellino, of Saugus, was convicted of abusing a child in 2004. He allegedly told authorities he was living in that city with his mother, but was found residing on Eastern Ave. in Malden Thursday. Alleged 'Officer' Demands Money: A Woburn man reported he received a phone call from a man claiming to be “Officer John Smith…
Sunday, January 13, 2013
Our weekly roundup of some of the more unusual police reports from around the Boston area. An arrest does not indicate a conviction.
The empty egg carton on the car floor was kind of a giveaway Newton Police officers were caught after egging the Framingham home of a Newton Police sergeant — their boss: http://patch.com/A-0PY0 The $7,000 cash in the car was also kind of a giveaway It was a busy day for an Arlington woman and a Somerville man who, police say, robbed a bank in Waltham and another in Arlington within 20 minutes and then tried to flee State Police. Police say they found $7,000 in cash in the car:http://patch.com/A-0WsM Man trapped in ATM room A middle-of-the-night visit to a Burlington ATM resulted in a male getting locked inside the Metropolitan Credit Union ATM area. The State Police alerted the Burlington Police, who helped with the door malfunction: …
Sunday, January 6, 2013
Some highlights from police logs around the Stoneham region this week.
Check out some highlights from police logs around the Stoneham region this week: Charlestown Man Charged in Mall Robbery: Vincent J. Martorano, 42, of Charlestown, was arraigned this week in Quincy District Court on charges of unarmed robbery of a person age 60 or older, assault and battery on a disabled person age 60 or older and larceny over $250. Man Nabs $207 Worth of Razors from Rite Aid: Daniel Cunha, 32, of 9 Pinckney Place, was arrested at 299 Broadway and charged with drug possession and shoplifting. According to a police report, Cunha walked into the Rite Aid on Broadway in Winter Hill, went directly to the shaving razor section and began stuffing razors—$207 worth—into his pockets. Father, Son Arraigned in Little League …
Sunday, December 30, 2012
PLUS: Man tells police he was kidnapped, held at Motel 6, little league officials charged with stealing $50k and more.
Here's a look at some of the interesting police stories from the Stoneham region this week: Holiday Inn's 'Night Games' Club Temporarily Closed After Fight: The city of Somerville has temporarily closed down a hotel lounge after a Thursday night fight at the lounge caused police to disperse a large crowd, according to a statement released by Somerville Mayor Joseph Curtatone. Man Tells Police He Was Kidnapped, Held At Motel 6: A motel room a the Motel 6 on Route 38 was being investigated as a possible crime scene after a man claimed he had been kidnapped and held there. West Medford Little League Officials Charged with Stealing $50K From League: A father and son who have served as president and treasurer of the West Medford Little League …
Sunday, December 23, 2012
A round-up of highlights from the area's police logs. PLUS: A pizza delivery man is robbed and a tic-tac causes a car accident.
Here's a look at some of the police stories making headlines in the Stoneham region this week: Somerville Police Make Series of Cocaine Arrests: The Somerville Police Department made a series cocaine-related arrests during mid-December, according to police reports. Two of the arrests came after an undercover operative infiltrated an alleged cocaine distribution ring and led investigators to a dealer known as "El Diablo," according to one report. Pizza Delivery Man Robbed: A Papa Gino's delivery person told police that, as he was making a delivery at a Walford Way home in Somerville on Saturday, Dec. 15, two suspects pulled him into the hallway, showed a handgun and took his money. The suspects were described as two black males. Both …
Sunday, December 9, 2012
PLUS: Somerville Police arrest two in connection to Winter Hill shooting.
Dad Allegedly Deals Drugs From Car As Daughter Sleeps In Backseat: As his four-year-old daughter slept just a few feet away in a car seat, a 23-year-old Lowell man allegeldy conducted drug deals from his car in the parking lot at a Tewksbury Walmart. Police Arrest Two in Connection to Winter Hill Shooting: According to an announcement from the Somerville Police Department, on Friday morning Somerville police arrested two people in connection to a Dec. 1 shooting in Winter Hill that sent a man to the hospital with non-fatal injuries and left bullet holes in a nearby car and home. Couple Arrested For Allegedly Selling Coke Outside Home DepotThe Tewksbury Police Department's efforts to stop drug trafficking in town took another step forward …
Sunday, December 2, 2012
Highlights from the region's police blotters.
Man Reportedly Shoplifts Almost $500 Worth of Electronics and Two Donut Sticks: A homeless man tried to walk out of Kmart with nearly $500 worth of electronics and two donut sticks, according to a Somerville police report. According to the report, Carlos Carrion-Rosa, 44, of Cambridge, walked into the Kmart in Assembly Square at about 1:40 p.m. Saturday, grabbed a cart and pretended to shop. Dad Allegedly Deals Drugs From Car As Daughter Sleeps In Backseat: As his four-year-old daughter slept just a few feet away in a car seat, a 23-year-old Lowell man is alleged to have been conducting drug deals from his car in the parking lot at Walmart. Joshua Sanchez, of 99 Orleans St., Apt 1, Lowell, was arrested by Tewksbury Police Thursday night …
Sunday, November 25, 2012
PLUS: A Papa John's delivery driver allegedly tries to run down a pedestrian in Inman Square and a Somerville man pleads guilty to filming women in a YMCA bathroom.
Here are some highlights from police logs throughout the Greater Boston area: Man Released in Drug Lab Scandal Arrested Again: An alleged drug dealer who was awarded an early release from his prison sentence because of the ongoing state drug lab crisis was in court again this week facing a new slew of drug-related charges. Torrie Haynes, 30, of Dorchester was arraigned Tuesday, Nov. 13 in Suffolk Superior Court on charges of distribution of a class B substance as a subsequent offense, two counts of assault and battery on a police officer and resisting arrest, according to a press release from Suffolk County District Attorney Daniel F. Conley. Woman Allegedly Caught Selling Half Hour of Sexual Services for $140: Victoria Rodriguez, 21, of…
Sunday, November 18, 2012
Check out some of the odd and interesting police incidents this week in the area.
Here are some of the odd and interesting police incidents this week in the area:
Sunday, November 11, 2012
Check out these highlights from police logs in Stoneham's neighbors.
Melrose Man Facing Possession of Child Pornography Charges: A Melrose man was arraigned on possession of child pornography charges Friday in a Malden court, announced Middlesex District Attorney Gerry Leone and Melrose Police Chief Michael Lyle in a press statement. Thomas Lynch, 50, of Melrose, was arraigned Friday in Malden District Court on two charges of possession of child pornography and possession of child pornography with intent to distribute, according to the statement. Boston Man Charged With Assaulting, Injuring Pregnant Woman: A 26-year-old Boston man is facing multiple felony charges after allegedly holding a pregnant woman against her will in a Tewksbury motel and then beating her when she tried to escape. Mark Silvia, of 39 …