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Friday, March 5, 1999

Police Blotter / Fire Log

Police blotter

compiled by Kathy Coyle

February 22

4:56 p.m. A man was reported trying to get into a car at the boat launch on Bedford Road; the area was checked and he was not located.

February 23

2:30 p.m. A suspicious vehicle reported on Old East Street was located. The operator of the car was found to be taking pictures of the property.

5:57 p.m. Officer Stephen Mack is investigating the breaking and entering of a home on Cross Street. Sometime between 9:30 a.m. and 5:45 p.m. a rear door was forced in and items, including a TV, VCR, FAX machine, microwave, stereo and silver were taken. The matter continues under investigation.

February 24

8:30 a.m. A Carlisle resident reported someone tried to break into his vehicle while it was parked in the BankBoston parking lot. No entry was gained to the vehicle, but there was damage to the lock area.

February 25

7:05 a.m. Sgt. Leo Crowe investigated a one-car accident on South Street that occurred when a Carlisle resident lost control of his vehicle due to slippery road conditions and collided with a telephone pole. There were no injuries.

7:36 a.m. Officer Richard Tornquist investigated a head-on motor vehicle accident on Bedford Road. One of the operators was transported to Emerson Hospital with injuries. A citation was issued to one of the operators for failing to keep the vehicle in the right lane.

9:36 a.m. A car slid off the roadway on Bedford Road. There were no injuries and no tow was needed.

9:40 a.m. Sgt. Tom Whelan investigated a minor two-car accident at the intersection of Westford and Curve Streets. There were no injuries.

6:32 p.m. Police assisted the fire department at the scene of a smoke investigation on Estabrook Road.

February 26

9:07 a.m. Officer Richard Tornquist investigated a one-car accident on Acton Street in which a Carlisle resident struck a telephone pole. There were no injuries.

5:49 p.m. A Church Street resident reported receiving a suspicious phone call. The phone company was notified and it was determined that there was a problem with the phone line.

9:04 p.m. A Cross Street resident reported someone rang the doorbell, but there was no one at the door when it was opened. The area was checked, with a negative find.

February 27

9:45 a.m. Sgt. Kevin Cardonne investigated a two-car accident at the intersection of Bedford Road and Church Street. There were no injuries.

4:37 p.m. Police assisted the fire department at the scene of a medical emergency on Baldwin Road.

February 28

2:05 p.m. Sgt. Leo Crowe stopped a motorist on Bedford Road for failing to keep his vehicle in the right lane of travel. The operator, a resident of Boston, was subsequently arrested for operating after suspension of his license.

Fire log

compiled by Kathy Coyle

February 25

7:37 a.m. A passing motorist reported a two-car accident with one injury on Bedford Road. Transportation to the hospital was provided.

6:34 p.m. An Estabrook Road resident reported smoke from the wood stove was filling the house.

10:01 p.m. The mother of a 17-month-old child requested medical assistance; no transport was needed.

February 27

4:38 p.m. A Baldwin Road resident needing emergency care was taken to the hospital by ambulance.

March 1

7:32 a.m. A caller reported an odor of natural gas by the Concord River bridge on Bedford Road.

Police update

At a March 1 hearing in Concord District Court, the three youths responsible for the June vandalism at the Carlisle Public Schools were ordered to make restitution and perform 40 hours of community service.

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