Athol Police Log: Sept. 8, 2020

Published: 9/16/2020 7:00:41 PM
Modified: 9/16/2020 7:00:34 PM

Tuesday, Sept. 8

9:31 a.m. — Party in the lobby to report speeding issues on street, Lenox Street. Extra patrols requested.

10:22 a.m. — Welfare check, Gibson Drive. Acadia NE requesting welfare check on 70-year-old male party not answering the door. Company called back to cancel, aid is with male party.

10:38 a.m. — 911 caller requesting an ambulance for a 59-year-old who is unable to urinate, Ridge Avenue. Ambulance 2 is requesting an engine to the scene for lift assist. Transported to hospital.

11:13 a.m. — Phillipston PD requesting an officer to stand by while they investigate a vehicle in town, Main Street. Assisted Phillipston PD.

11:27 a.m. — Caller reporting subject in the parking lot, Brookside Road. Believes PD is looking for him as a suspect in breaking and entering at reporting party’s house. Officers sent to the area. Negative contact.

11:37 a.m. — Caller states he heard a truck go by and now he doesn’t have cable, Lenox Street. Believes the truck ripped the cable lines off the house. Confirmed to be cable. No other downed wires located in the area. Attempted to call Spectrum at officer’s request, unable to reach a live person.

11:40 a.m. — Caller states there is a dog in the car, Reservoir Drive. Two front windows open three inches. Vehicle has been there for over 20 minutes and reporting party believes it is too hot.

11:47 a.m. — Officer removing trash from the road, Main Street and Hillside Terrace.

12:15 p.m. — Caller reporting that someone is threatening to come over and beat her up, Essex Street. Reporting party was advised of 209A options. Officer attempted to contact involved party, no answer.

12:33 p.m. — Motor vehicle stop, Main and Spring streets. Vehicle stopped for speeding. Operator has a suspended license. Criminal citation issued. Licensed operator to take control of the vehicle.

1:19 p.m. — 911 caller requesting an ambulance for a 73-year-old who has fallen. Transported to hospital.

1:45 p.m. — Assist citizen, Chestnut Street.

4:05 p.m. — Harassment, Hampstead Place. Caller requesting assistance with receiving harassing text messages. Parties were advised to go to court for family custody issues as well as HARPO.

4:31 p.m. — Welfare check, Central Street. MassHire requesting a welfare check on male party that made self harm statements. Orange and State Police notified to be on the lookout for the vehicle. Subject stated he is fine and that he got into an argument with the reporting party on the phone. He was also with his wife.

4:41 p.m. — Party in the lobby to speak with an officer regarding neighbor issue, Wallingford Avenue. Male party was advised of the complaint and the property manager was advised of the complaint as well.

5:09 p.m. — 911 transfer from State 911 for an erratic operator that got off the highway, Petersham Road.

5:22 p.m. — Burglar alarm, South Main Street. While checking building, located unsecured side door. Building was checked, no signs of destruction inside/outside building. Waited for key holder to respond and reset the alarm/secure the building.

5:59 p.m. — 911 caller reporting glass across the road, Morton Street. Glass moved to the side of the road and note left for DPW.

6:06 p.m. — Subject into the station to request an officer stand by while property is retrieved, Common Street. Called the property, no answer.

7:18 p.m. — Caller reporting a small tan dog running around with no owner, Main Street.

7:34 p.m. — Traffic hazard, Main Street. Officer out with two male parties on skateboards in the middle of the road. Advised of safety issues.

10:17 p.m. — Caller reporting that her sister stole $100 from her car, Laurel Street. Attempted to call defendant, negative contact.

11:20 p.m. — Motor vehicle complaint, Brookside Road. Anonymous caller reporting erratic operator. Officer checked the area, negative contact.

11:34 p.m. — Caller reporting she can hear an alarm going off, Orchard Street.

11:57 p.m. — 911 call for a medical emergency, J Street. Officer assisted FD. Subject transported to hospital.

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