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Athol Police Log: May 9

Published: 5/10/2019 1:45:28 PM
Modified: 5/10/2019 1:45:16 PM
Thursday, May 9

12:05 a.m. — Ambulance to Bearsden Road for 94-year-old with difficulty breathing.

2:56 a.m.— Report of loud fighting coming from Main Street apartment. Officers made contact, both parties separated and spoken with. Both said it was an argument and it had resolved itself prior to police arrival. Nothing appeared out of place. Both asked to quiet down for the night.

3:18 a.m. — Suspicious vehicle, Freedom Street. Car hauler had its flashers on. Truck was secure. Appeared the operator did not shut the lights off properly.

3:24 a.m. — Suspicious vehicle, Daniel Shays Highway and Fielding Way. It appeared that a wood carving was dragged out to the side of the roadway. Another officer arrived and advised that during his day shift he observed the workers place the carving up to the roadside. All found in order.

6:19 a.m. — Hazard, Main Street at Exchange. Officer out with a box of screws that had been dropped into the roadway. DPW notified.

8:41 a.m. — Ambulance to South Royalston Road for 68-year-old female experiencing nausea and vomiting.

10:58 a.m. — Ambulance to Pleasant Street for female party who fell outside; nurse is with her.

1:07 p.m. — Party would like to speak to officer regarding his service dog, Main Street. States he wants to bring his service dog to his apartment but they’re giving him a hard time. Issue is before the attorney of the property and he is awaiting their response. Subject had what appeared to be all the documentation needed.

2:07 p.m. — Ambulance responded to Reservoir Drive for 51-year-old male. Nurse practitioner on scene.

2:51 p.m. — Ambulance to Euclid Street for report of party who fell.

2:57 p.m. — Sunset Avenue. Party in lobby reporting a bicycle was stolen and inquired about how to get a harassment order on a teenager.

3:14 p.m. — Caller reporting a vehicle into a stone wall, Pleasant Street. The vehicle was operated by Reid Williams, Goddard Street, Athol. An ambulance and pumper truck responded, and refusal was signed for two parties. Vehicle towed. No other information available at press time.

5:03 p.m. — Caller reports there is a car disabled o nMain Street and the road is down to one lane. The car was pushed into a parking space.

6:21 p.m. — Ambulance responded for 72-year-old male who fell an hour and half ago and needs help getting up. Male stated he is not injured. Party did not answer on call back.

6:38 p.m. — Attempted to serve Immediate Threat paperwork, Pleasant Street. Party not home and neighbor hasn’t seen him today.

6:56 p.m. — Officer served suspensions paperwork over the phone, Pleasant Street.

7:09 p.m. — Park Street caller stated she looked at her cameras and her cat was almost attacked by a lady’s dog being walked off leash, Park Avenue.

7:20 p.m. — Ambulance to Petersham Road, medical emergency.

8:01 p.m. — Ridge Road, caller requesting welfare check. Stated she received a text from her friend that stated her father threatened to hurt her and kill her dog after the dog chewed up some toilet paper.

8:50 p.m. — Assisted citizen, Park Street. Caller stated his neighbor just threatened him. Spoke with party over the phone. States he did not take the threat seriously but would like assistance with nuisance issues, Central Street - loud music all the time, dog issues, loud cars, and street racing down Park Street. Was advised officers would be made aware of the issues and speak with the animal control officer about the animal issues.

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