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Friday, June 25, 1999

Police Blotter / Fire Log

Police blotter

compiled by Kathy Coyle

June 13

10:10 a.m. A damaged mailbox was reported on Fifty Acre Way.

2:20 p.m. A damaged mailbox was reported on Curve Street.

2:33 p.m. A tow truck was notified for a disabled vehicle on Westford Street.

2:39 p.m. Gunshots were reported in the Nowell Farme Road area. The area was checked but nothing was found.

5:48 p.m. A vehicle was disabled in Kimball's parking lot.

6:48 p.m. Patrol removed a tree from the middle of Lowell Road. The department of public works (DPW) was notified.

June 14

7:30 p.m. Horses that were reported loose on Autumn Lane were located and returned home.

9:51 p.m. Someone with a flashlight was reported in a Long Ridge Road backyard. The area was checked but the person was not found.

June 15

1:16 p.m. Police were successful at the scene of a motor vehicle lockout at the Saint Irene parking lot.

5:25 p.m. Two vehicles were involved in an accident on Concord Street. The fire department responded, but no transportation was necessary.

5:25 p.m. A Westford resident reported a person driving through the Carlisle rotary throwing beer cans out the window. The owner of the vehicle will be contacted.

5:35 p.m. A bicyclist on Bedford Road was reported too far out on the street. The area was checked but the bicyclist was not found.

June 16

1:05 p.m. A suspicious vehicle was reported on Rutland Street at Overlook Drive. The vehicle was located and found to belong to a person working in the neighborhood.

4:38 p.m. A "dead" dog reported on Brook Street was located and determined to be sleeping.

5:59 p.m. There were several reports of an explosion in the Carlisle area. The sound was determined to be coming from Fort Devens.

June 17

12:58 p.m. Gunshots were reported behind Bellows Hill Road. The area was checked but nothing was found.

2:24 p.m. A rock was thrown through a window of an unoccupied school bus while it was parked in the school parking lot. The bus had been parked and unoccupied from 9 a.m. on.

9:50 p.m. Lt. John Sullivan is investigating an incident that occurred on Rutland Street near the Billerica town line.(See story on this page)

10:15 p.m. An odor of smoke on Lowell Street near the center was determined to be coming from a chimney in that area.

10:26 p.m. Billerica police reported an erratic operator on Rutland Street. The vehicle was located on Rutland Street and the driver advised.

June 18

8:30 a.m. Two suspicious vehicles reported at the end of Ember Lane were determined to belong to two people visiting a friend on Ember Lane.

3:36 p.m. Concord Police reported a Federal Express truck driving erratically on Concord Street. The area was checked but the truck was not located.

4:30 p.m. Stained glass windows were located on Curve Street and determined to be those taken from a Bedford Road resident's garage on June 8.

8:19 p.m. A peacock was reported on the road on Concord Street but patrol could not locate it.

June 19

5:26 p.m. DPW was notified of a tree leaning into the road on North Road.

7:19 p.m. A "for sale" sign was stolen on Rutland Street.

June 20

6:25 a.m. A brief power outage occurred in the area.

Fire log

compiled by Kathy Coyle

June 15

5:26 p.m. A caller reported a two-vehicle accident with possible injury on Concord Street. One vehicle was hit from behind while attempting to turn left.

8:14 p.m. Acton Fire Department requested assistance at a four-alarm fire at Acton Woods Plaza, Routes 2A and 27 in Acton. A Carlisle crew was there from 8:21 p.m. until 12:05 a.m.

June 16

10:59 a.m. An alarm company reported alarm activation at a Robbins Drive residence.

June 21

7:41 a.m. A contractor broke a gas main on Westford Street and the fire department responded.

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