Athol Police Log: July 13, 2020

Published: 7/27/2020 5:25:47 PM
Modified: 7/27/2020 5:25:42 PM
Monday, July 13

6:48 a.m. — Caller reporting male party asking people for money, Main Street. Party gone on arrival.

3:13 p.m. — 911 caller reporting his downstairs neighbor is discolored, has no pulse and is not breathing, Hapgood Street. Unattended death.

3:23 p.m. — Caller reporting that a number called her and stated they took out a loan in her name, Ella Street. Reporting party wants an officer to speak with her regarding this. Officer spoke with reporting party who stated a man has been calling her from an unknown number saying she won five million dollars. Reporting party stated the male party told her all she needed to do was send a check to them so they could transfer the funds. Reporting party stated she told him she was all set and he became belligerent towards her calling her names. Officer advised reporting party to get his information next time he calls because his number comes up unknown.

3:31 p.m. — 911 call for a 65-year-old male who just came out of a seizure and is about to have another, Gibson Drive. Male party can’t stand up. Transported to hospital.

3:34 p.m. — Caller reporting there are multiple unsecured pot plants in his backyard that belong to the neighbor, Vaughn Road. Spoke with reporting party and observed the greenhouse containing the plants. Spoke with the owner of the plants who was advised of issues and would fix them.

4:51 p.m. — Male party in the lobby requesting an officer escort him to pick up property, Estabrook Street. Advised to call court as party would not allow access to the property at this time.

5:25 p.m. — Caller requesting an officer respond to assist her in blocking the phone number that keeps threatening her, Ella Street. Officer was able to block the number on house phone.

6:24 p.m. — Employee calling to report a male party that shoplifted, Freedom Street. Reporting party has that male party on camera. Officer spoke with manager who stated she watched on surveillance the male party take a headlamp and shove it down his pants before walking out. Male party was confronted by manager but told her he did not steal anything. Party will be trespassed and manager does not want to press charges at this time.

6:27 p.m. — 911 caller reporting a truck swerving through the cemetery, Horrigan Avenue. No issues.

7:52 p.m. — Male party in the lobby requesting an officer to assist with property pick up, Orange Street. Officers stood by, no issues.

9:03 p.m. — 911 caller stating her aunt hit her medical activation alert button and she was contacted, Main Street. Unknown medical for the 78-year-old female. PD en route. Officer made contact with female, she is alert, conscious and breathing on her bed. Patient refusal.

10:11 p.m. — Caller requesting to speak to an officer regarding property, Brown Street. Advised to go to court for issues.

10:34 p.m. — Mother calling because her daughter is being “unruly,” Harrison Street.

Please support the Athol Daily News' COVID-19 coverage

Thank you for your support of the Athol Daily News.

E-Edition & Local Ads


athol forecast

Most Popular

Orange voters reject Prop 2½ override by seven votes

Social Media

Athol Daily News

14 Hope Street,
Greenfield, MA 01302-1367
Telephone: (413) 772-0261
FAX (413) 772-2906


Copyright © 2019 by Newspapers of Massachusetts, Inc.