Athol Police Log: May 19-26, 2022

Published: 6/6/2022 2:57:51 PM
Modified: 6/6/2022 2:55:42 PM

Wednesday, May 18

10:27 p.m. – Pine Street caller reported a white van with a male and female inside that had been there for several hours. Both subjects had urinated in her front yard. Police investigated, but had negative contact.

11:13 p.m. – West Royalston Road caller requested Police assistance to deal with a 20-year-old male that had been dropped off at her house, but he was not wanted there. Police transported a male from the scene to a residence in town.

11:28 p.m. – Police took necessary action to address a lobby walk-in complaint of a suspicious male in dark clothing that had walked past the reporting party’s Walnut Street door over and over again.

Thursday, May 19

1:04 to 2:25 a.m. – Community policing business/building checks around town. No issues found.

1:26 p.m. – Lobby walk-in reported their juvenile was throat punched in school (ARMS) the previous day. Report to follow.

Friday, May 20

11:37 p.m. – Police investigated a complaint from the Hapgood Street area of multiple individuals fighting and yelling in the parking lot.

Saturday, May 21

5:05 a.m. – Crescent Street caller reported they had been woken up by a female yelling and glass breaking in the street, and then a female crying. Upon arrival Police learned the female had left the residence after an argument with her roommate.

Sunday, May 22

3:44 p.m. – Police mediated a disturbance call reported from Main Street of a male and female arguing on the 1st floor.

5:48 p.m. – Pequoig Avenue caller requested assistance with a situation of a family member stealing things out of his sister’s apartment while she was in the ICU at the hospital.

6:31 p.m. – Motor vehicle accident of vehicle hitting a pole at Pequoig Avenue. Minor injuries, but medical attention was declined by all vehicle occupants. National Grid responded for a safety check of the pole.

8:21 a.m. – Police responded to a noise complaint from Park Street of parties on the first floor that were screaming, arguing and slamming things around. Police made contact and confirmed it was verbal only.

10:35 p.m. – Police mediated a situation from Main Street of a female that had requested that her boyfriend be removed from her apartment. Both parties agreed to stay in separate rooms for the night.

Monday, May 23

5:16 p.m. – Caller from Drury Avenue and Cheney Street reported a female had just pulled her pants down in their yard and urinated, which they had caught on their ring camera. Police spoke to all involved parties.

5:26 p.m. – Call from Lake Ellis Road area of a male and female screaming and yelling at each other in the car. Police stopped the vehicle on Exchange Street, and they were sent on their way.

5:51 p.m. – Caller stated there was a group of motorcycles at Vegetation Control Services and he believed one of them was involved in his hit and run. Plate information given to Police.

Tuesday, May 24

4:36 p.m. – Caller from the Pine Street area reported they were scammed out of $498.65 from a third-party site claiming to be National Grid. Reporting party will be sending further information regarding this incident.

6:32 p.m. – Report from Main Street of a male party dancing on top of the mailbox. Advised to dance at home.

8:06 p.m. – Two calls from Hapgood Street about four men that appeared to be assaulting another individual. Officers transported male to the hospital.

Wednesday, May 25

12:27 to 1:21 a.m. – Business/building checks around town. No issues found.

1:24 a.m. – Hapgood Street bartender reported an adult male who appeared to be sleeping on the ground in the parking lot. The male was breathing and didn’t appear to be injured. Male party appeared to have had a medical emergency after drinking alcoholic beverages. Male party was transported to AMH by ambulance without incident.

2:34 a.m. – Freedom Street caller reported that there were three unwanted individuals in their apartment that were causing a disturbance. Necessary action taken.

4:07 a.m. – Pequoig Avenue caller reported a male and female that were in front of their house arguing. The reporting party could hear the male tell the female that he was going to choke her out. Both parties were separated and stated that there were no issues, and were out for a walk.

Thursday, May 26

3:43 a.m. – Caller reported they had driven past a red sedan at Partridgeville Road and Daniel Shays Highway, that was parked with the lights on at the stop sign, and a male party was standing outside the vehicle and then laid down on the hood. Requested tow.

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