Athol Police Log: May 23-26, 2021

Published: 6/11/2021 4:51:29 PM
Modified: 6/11/2021 4:51:33 PM

Sunday, May 23

3:48 p.m. — Caller owns property on Orange Street and was checking to see if there had been any suspicious activity there. Advised to submit a public information request for that information.

8:12 p.m. — Park Street caller reported his wife was outside when a vehicle pulled up and started harassing them, then took off. Officer spoke with the reporting party who believed it was someone who was friends with a neighbor that he had issues with in the past. Advised of court options.

Monday, May 24

1:24 a.m. — Officer assisted on 911 ambulance call from Intervale Avenue where a 91-year-old male had fallen and possibly broken a hip.

4:17 p.m. — Silver Lake Beach caller reported two parties having a verbal altercation. Officers spoke to involved parties where one admitted to yelling because he was upset about a flat tire.

4:46 p.m. — Main Street caller reported that they were almost hit by someone on a scooter while they were using the ATM. Officer spoke with a group of children on skateboards and scooters and advised them of the complaint, and the posted signs regarding no skateboards.

5:31 p.m. — Silver Lake Street caller reported an incident of illegal dumping. DPW was notified.

7:35 p.m. — Lobby walk-in to request assistance on options with her 17-year-old daughter. Advised of court options HPO/RO and trespass notices.

7:54 p.m. — Pleasant Street employee reported losing her bag in the parking lot of the middle school.

Tuesday, May 25

6:27 p.m. — Fish Street caller requested assistance with an incident where her two daughters had been harassed and spoken rudely to by an older man. Advised to stop all contact with each other’s children.

6:29 p.m. — Phillipston PD notified APD of an erratic vehicle operator that was possibly headed toward Athol. Vehicle had last been seen near the King Phillip Restaurant. Unable to locate.

Wednesday, May 26

3:59 p.m. — Main Street caller reported a person trespassing near his back door. Patrol officer assisted.

6:33 p.m. — Freedom Street caller (employee) reported they had received a counterfeit bill.

6:57 p.m. — Main Street caller reported her neighbor threatened to kill her cat.

7:30 p.m. — Lobby walk-in requested officer to check on South Main Street where they saw a man walking with a bicycle in and out of traffic and may be intoxicated. Gone on arrival.

8:11 p.m. — Ridge Road caller reported group of kids at the end of the road with multiple vehicles yelling and playing loud music. The group of eight to 10 had been watching the sunset and officer pointed out no parking after 8 p.m.

11:21 p.m. — Fitchburg PD requested welfare check on Wallingford Avenue resident. Fitchburg PD advised of negative contact.

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