Published: 2/12/2019 1:30:54 PM

Feb 8-10

8:40 a.m. — Missing person, East River Street. Party in to station to report subject missing; she was last spoken with on Monday where she was traveling from Pennsylvania to Massachusetts to come to see her. Subject entered into system as missing.

10:26 a.m. — Police transported female from Mahar to East River Street.

10:35 a.m. — Officer located occupied vehicle parked in fire lane, East Main Street. Operator advised of violation. Operator produced a handicap placard as a reason for perking in that location. Advised the placard does not permit parking in a fire lane. Directed operator to handicap parking area.

11 a.m. — Foot patrol officer received complaint about the feather banner advertising SMOKE located by railroad bridge obstructing the sidewalk when blowing around. Owner unavailable until March. Investigation revealed it is on property owned by Pan Am Railroad, whose district manager requested that it be removed. Done with assistance of the highway department, and given to owner’s girlfriend.

12:22 p.m. — Welfare check requested on Oak Drive. There was an issue earlier and now no one answers the phone. Dog was barking at something outside. Frequent calls not answered. No one home. Contact made later.

1:34 p.m. — Smoke investigation, Daniel Shays Highway. Appeared to be permitted agricultural burn.

2:20 p.m. — North Main Street resident to station reporting fraud.Call from credit card company reporting their info was on the dark web. Another call from person identifying themselves as an agent of the Social Security Administration informing the resident there is a Federal warrant out of Texas for drug trafficking as drugs were found in a vehicle containing the resident’s personal information. The Agent requested 500 Google Playing Cards so the warrant would be suspended and canceled. The reporting party has a loss of $4,100. Advised to contact the bank and file a fraud report.

2:54 p.m. — Abandoned motor vehicle, Dexter Street. Caller reports there has been a car with Vermont plates parked in the pulloff are the end of Dexter Street for a few weeks that hasn’t moved.

3:29 p.m. — Report of harassment over $30, South Main Street.

4:08 p.m. — Caller reported she received package in mail, opened it and nothing was inside, Lois Street. She was expecting two DVDs. Advised to follow up with the post office.

10:12 p.m. — Gibbs Court caller reports 17-year-old son cleared out a drawer and took off. Party advised he did make contact with him via Facebook, but he wouldn’t tell him where is was. Son located and reunited with is mother. He refused to go home. Mom to follow up with the court.

Saturday, Feb. 9

8:47 p.m. — Welfare check requested, Cheney Street, party not answering the door. Officer made contact.

Sunday, Feb.10

8:11 a.m. — Chimney fire, Maynard Street. On arrival firefighters viewed heavy smoke from chimney of 2.5 story wood structure . Under control.

11 a.m. — Larceny, Hamilton Avenue caller states her bank account has been wiped out. Found two unauthorized charges. One to Virgin Mobile for $586 and the other to After Pay for $70.70. She contacted bank. The last place she used the card was in Athol. Advised to contact credit bureau and pick up a fraud packet at the station. If it is confirmed the theft occurred in Athol, advised to report it to Athol Police.

11:56 a.m. — Mechanic Street caller saw a woman beating up a black dog, and fling it to the ground. Area checked, negative contact.

1:02 p.m. — Welfare check requested, Cheney Street. Neighbors state subject left yesterday.

4:06 p.m. — Officer removed a group of kids at the river on the ice on East River Street. Party reported multiple kids walking on ice behind King James Court. Ice is visibly melting.

5 p.m. — Walk-in requested officer inspect and complete a statement of correction for equipment defect from the NY State DMV. Headlights found in working order. Form completed.

9:59 p.m. — Officer wanted, East Main Street. CAller heard what sounded like a rock hitting a window somewhere in the area, possibly Cumberland Farms or Highland Spirits. He then saw a group of kids walking toward the lights in the area. Unsure if it’s related. Officer at location; noise was caused by broken springs in a window.

11:52 p.m. — Traffic stop, Daniel Shays Highway. Registration had been revoked for insurance cancelation; operator issued citation and car was towed by on-call wrecker.




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