Athol Police Log: May 20-21

Published: 5/23/2019 11:30:52 AM
Monday, May 20

3:15 p.m. — Ambulance to Main Street for party who fell a half hour ago and cannot move his legs.

3:35 p.m. — Report of 18-inch crack with sharp edges, Chestnut Hill Avenue bridge closest to Crescent Street. Department of Public Works contacted.

5:32 p.m. — Missing person, Sanders Street. Caller states his uncle has not been heard from since April 28 in Leominster. He has dementia and has an address in Athol with his sister.

5:50 p.m. — Pine Court caller reporting baby squirrels running around her yard trying to get into the door. One squirrel picked up and dropped off to rehab in Wendell.

7:50 p.m. — Officer stopped vehicle on Templeton Road and issued warning for harsh/objectionable noise from music bass.

10:17 p.m. — Newton Street party stated he was just assaulted by a female while he was helping his landlord in the apartment below him. Stated the female was on narcotics and trashed the entire apartment. She took off in a white Mits sedan.

11:13 p.m. — Cottage Street; 911 for female party who is being followed in a vehicle by the male party officers sent on way.

Tuesday, May 21

1:34 a.m. — Main Street party reporting intoxicated male party driving erratically that has harassed her boss all night. Officer made contact on Daniel Shays Highway and conducted a field sobriety test, which the driver passed. Subject was advised to stay away from the family on Cottage Street and sent on way.

7:43 a.m. — Welfare check on female wearing a gray sweatshirt with a pink purse crying. Spoke with party, all is well.

9:05 a.m. — Male party reporting hit and run, Victoria Avenue. Happened while he was in Maine. Report taken.

11:30 a.m. — Caller requesting DPW for a sinkhole, Main Street.

12:10 p.m. — Emergency room staff requesting an officer for Section 12 patient who won’t change her clothing. Assisted.

12:14 p.m. — Officer removed a tree limb from Walnut Street.

1:44 p.m. — 911 caller reporting brush fire, Reservoir Drive. Found mulch fire outside the store.

2:18 p.m. — Welfare check requested, Main Street. Contact made with party.

2:32 p.m. — Pharmacy requesting an officer to pick up two capped needles in parking lot near the red dumpster.

3:10 p.m. — Catholic Charities looking for a welfare check on a party that isn’t answering the door. Neighbor saw party leave earlier to run errands and visit family member.

3:38 p.m. — Emergency room requesting assistance with uncooperative patient. Done.

4:16 p.m. — Morton Meadows caller reporting her grill and shovel were stolen.

4:49 p.m. — Disabled motor vehicle, Main and Crescent streets. Dead battery jump-started by cruiser.

5:17 p.m. — Suspicious person, Main Street. Officer flagged down about parties on the fire escape. Checked around building and walked through alleys. No activity or parties observed.

5:27 p.m. — Motor vehicle accident, New Athol Road. Party states her vehicle was hit while she was at Hannaford’s earlier today. Vehicle operated by Leanne Jody Fontaine, Bardwells Ferry Road, Conway. Report taken.

5:56 p.m. — Cottage Street caller reporting a group of people taunting her from outside her apartment. She is afraid to go outside because she thinks they are going to jump her. Assisted.

8:30 p.m. — Animal complaint, South Royalston Road. 911 caller reporting he was walking in the woods with his girlfriend and heard a coyote in the woods. After hearing the lone coyote he believes there was approximately 50 of them following him.

8:46 p.m. — Subject to station to report her daughter did not return home from school; Main Street. Youth is upset over having her phone taken away as punishment. Officer gathered name of friend and will check residence.

9:40 p.m. — Follow-up investigation, Maple Street. Officer checking for juvenile who has not returned home. Negative contact and friend does not reside here.

10:51 p.m. — Caller reporting a female that is crying in the parking lot, Main Street. Would like officer to check on her. Officer transported one party to station.



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