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Athol Police Log Jan. 1-3

Published: 1/8/2020 6:58:57 AM
Modified: 1/8/2020 6:58:22 AM
Wednesday, Jan. 1

5:39 a.m. — 911 call for an 84-year-old male with chest pain, Pequoig Avenue. Transported to hospital.

9:25 a.m. — Caller requesting assistance with husband who is extremely intoxicated and making Q5 statements, Freedom Street. Transported male to Athol Hospital.

12:03 p.m. — Officers are out at location while party picks up her property, Oakland Avenue. Motorcycle picked up without incident.

3:13 p.m. — Caller would like an officer to check to see if her daughter’s car is home as her daughter was supposed to be in Baldwinville at 1 p.m. and has not arrived yet, Ridge Avenue.

7:02 p.m. — Walk-in reporting a minor motor vehicle accident in the parking lot of Tea Garden, Main Street. Operator of the pickup truck provided information. Reporting party was advised to contact his insurance company as his vehicle had damage (scratches) to the rear bumper on the passenger’s side.

7:03 p.m. — Walk-in to speak to an officer regarding his girlfriend stealing his wallet and medications, Main Street. Spoke with reporting party, declined to fill out statement and did not have any contact information for other party involved.

Thursday, Jan. 2

3:06 p.m. — Officer received a complaint about snow blocking the sidewalks between Mr. Mike’s and AFD, Main Street. This is causing students from the high school to walk in the road. Officer states it is Mr. Mike’s property and responsibility. Advised manager of issue.

3:34 p.m. — Female walk-in looking to speak with an officer regarding possible stolen property, Gibson Drive.

4:00 p.m. — Caller stating vehicle is blocking the gas pump, Main Street. Vehicle was driving away upon arrival.

5:29 p.m. — Male party to speak to an officer regarding his landlord changing his locks, Sanders Street. Advised caller that it was a civil issue and to go to court.

7:20 p.m. — Motor vehicle stop, Silver Lake Street. Operator has no license status. Another female showed up on scene to drive the original driver and vehicle home. Operator issued citation and has been advised she would be summoned to court.

7:59 p.m. — Caller states motor vehicle is acting suspicious, Main Street. Vehicle keeps driving in and out of the Cumberland Farms and Ocean State parking lots. Reporting party also states this vehicle followed his girlfriend around in the area.

9:11 p.m. — Caller states someone left drugs on her counter, Brookside Road. Believes to be cocaine. Was advised to put a cup over it until officers arrive. Items gathered and disposed of.

9:41 p.m. — Caller states she set off the alarm as she was leaving the laundromat, Exchange Street. All was well, no issues.

9:50 p.m. — Male party in the lobby to report people in the first apartment are back after being kicked out and the locks being changed, Hapgood Street. No issues, proof of residence. All units clear.

10:06 p.m. — Officer out with a vehicle at the beach, Silver Lake Beach. Parties were ghost hunting, negative paranormal activity. Parties were advised of park hours and to ghost hunt elsewhere.

10:40 p.m. — Caller looking to speak with an officer, Sanders Street. Spoke with landlord, advised that he needed to evict tenants. Advised of proper way to go about it and go to housing court. He was given information needed.

Friday, Jan. 3

12:07 a.m. — Officer out with a motor vehicle in the parking lot, Market Drive. Checked on a sleeping occupant, confirmed no issues.

1:58 a.m. — Rutland Regional requesting parking lot be checked for vehicle, Market Drive. Operator’s mother is concerned as he has not returned home and she cannot reach him. Party has diabetes and does not have his medication on him. Checked the area, negative contact. Cell phone ping attempted, unable to ping.

2:12 a.m. — Officer out with motor vehicle in the parking lot, Exchange Street. Officer made contact with party and his passenger. Found that party was dropping off party who lives on Main Street. All was found to be in order.

8:02 a.m. — Caller reporting he is walking with his roommate and he is walking off and not supposed to be, Main Street. Officer transporting male party to Athol Hospital to get checked out.

8:22 a.m. — Cumberland Farms requesting an officer to remove male party that will not leave, Main Street. Officer responded and checked area for party in question, not located.

9:37 a.m. — Caller would like to speak to an officer about tenants that were evicted yesterday, Beacon Street.

10:10 a.m. — 911 caller reporting a 77-year-old who is unresponsive and not breathing, Millers River Drive. Caller did not want to attempt CPR and believes the subject has expired. Officer notified the Medical Examiner who has declined the case. The funeral home is on scene.

11:24 a.m. — ARMS is requesting assistance with a defiant student, Pleasant Street. Escorted student to staff office.

11:34 a.m. — ACES is reporting that there may be an impaired operator that just left the school, Pleasant Street.


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