Athol Police Log: Oct. 3-5, 2020

Published: 10/16/2020 3:48:13 PM
Modified: 10/16/2020 3:48:03 PM

Saturday, Oct. 3

4:03 p.m. — Disabled motor vehicle, Templeton Road and Orchard Street.

4:11 p.m. — 911 caller stating he met an online predator at CVS and that party ran away, Main Street.

4:23 p.m. — Caller reporting a suspicious two-door black truck driving by slowly and turned around in the neighbor’s driveway and drove away slowly, New Sherborn Road.

4:34 p.m. — Caller reporting his $250 bong was stolen by his ex-girlfriend, Cottage Street.

4:41 p.m. — State Police requesting an officer respond to stand by for bomb squad, Flat Rock Road. Bomb squad on scene and requesting highest ranking FD working right now. FD advised. Officer requesting contact Sykes for permission to detonate. Officer en route with bomb squad, FD and MSP to Hillside Terrace for detonation.

4:43 p.m. — Caller reporting a red Chevy Cobalt was driving at a fast rate of speed, Fish Street and Pequoig Avenue. Officer advised and will be checking the area.

5:02 p.m. — Caller wants to speak to an officer about his neighbor giving him a hard time about his motorized bike, Brookside Road.

6:53 p.m. — 911 call from a male party who stated that his stepson is being aggressive and yelling at his mother and punched a wall, Oak Avenue.

7:59 p.m. — Fire Chief from Royalston called stating his ladder truck is disabled, Chestnut Hill Avenue and Crescent Street. Officer standing by, CO&S has the fire truck.

8:17 p.m. — Daughter requesting a welfare check on her 72-year-old father who she hasn’t heard from today, Gibson Drive. Male party won’t answer his phone. Per officer, speaking with him now.

8:37 p.m. — Female requesting officer stand by while she gets her child, School Street. Officer spoke with her in the lobby, she no longer wants assistance.

8:38 p.m. — Report of a minor motor vehicle accident, School and Main streets.

10:40 p.m. — Smoke investigation, South Main Street. Ladder 1 out with a small cooking fire.

10:47 p.m. — Caller reporting her CO detector is beeping, Lake Street.

Sunday, Oct. 4

12:01 a.m. — Anonymous party states loud music and screaming, Laurel Street. Officers spoke with several subjects, music turned down.

12:55 a.m. — Anonymous party states loud music, arguing and yelling in the hallway, Main Street. Officers spoke with subject, advised of complaint. Music turned down.

1:38 a.m. — Party states physical altercation between two male parties and possibly two others next door, South Street. Reporting party states they were in the front hallway and are now back in the apartment. Verbal argument, separated for the night.

4:52 a.m. — Caller states she had friends over that left about 30 minutes ago and since they left she has heard noises outside in the driveway and on the porch, Daniel Shays Highway. She is afraid someone is outside and doesn’t feel safe. Checked the area, nothing located.

3:55 p.m. — Party complaining that there are two trailers parked in bad spots at the intersection, Congress and Riverbend streets. Trailers were not a hazard.

3:57 p.m. — Walk-in to speak with an officer regarding his girlfriend, Exchange Street. Officer advised him of his options, issue was civil in nature.

4:35 p.m. — Caller reporting a minor motor vehicle accident, Main Street. Party was pushing motor vehicle because it ran out of gas and it collided with the driver’s door of other vehicle. Minor scratches on both vehicles. Exchanged information.

4:58 p.m. — 911 caller reporting he was just assaulted, School Street. Party was advised to take out simple assault charge.

5:17 p.m. — Walk-in to speak with an officer regarding her boyfriend locking her out of their apartment, Exchange Street. Officer attempted to make contact with reporting party’s boyfriend in which there was no answer at the door. Reporting party advised to contact landlord.

5:44 p.m. — Male party calling to speak with officer, Exchange Street. Officer spoke with reporting party and advised him to seek a HARPO.

5:56 p.m. — Lifestar requesting an engine and PD stand by, Main Street. Lifestar on the ground. Lifestar is in the air.

6:16 p.m. — Female found a tool box in the road, brought it to the station, New Sherborn Road.

7:43 p.m. — Engine 4 going to check a prior electrical fire, Main Street.

9:24 p.m. — Party reporting she heard a few loud explosions and is unsure what it could be, Chestnut Hill Avenue. Checked the area, everything was quiet and in order.

9:51 p.m. — Female party reporting an alarm sounding, no smoke or fire at this time, Woodland Drive.

Monday, Oct. 5

6:47 a.m. — Anonymous party reporting a vehicle parked with a male party sleeping/moving around in the third row of gold minivan, Cottage Street. States same vehicle was kicked out of Walmart in Orange a few nights back and now she is concerned with him being in her friend’s driveway and not street side with kids in the area.

3:46 p.m. — Athol Hospital requesting PD for a female patient who is being violent, slamming on doors and threatening, Main Street. Assisted hospital staff.

5:26 p.m. — Party in the station to speak to an officer in regards to going to a location to retrieve some clothes, Unity Avenue. Assisted reporting party with gathering items to keep the peace. No issues.

5:45 p.m. — Anonymous caller reporting possible drug activity, Gibson Drive.

8:16 p.m. — Party into the station to report his motorized bicycle has been stolen from the above location, Brookside Road.

8:20 p.m. — Officers out with a motor vehicle that is behind the cinemas, Reservoir Drive. Parties were sent on way.

9:32 p.m. — Party reporting a motor vehicle that came through the drive-thru and she believed the occupants were intoxicated, Market Drive. Vehicle was last seen taking a left at the lights heading towards the high school.

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