The Carlisle Mosquito Online

Friday, December 17, 1999

Police Blotter / Fire Log

Police blotter

compiled by Dave Ives

December 6

8:08 a.m. A wallet was found in the vicinity of School and Church Streets and the owner was advised.

8:12 a.m. Police assisted the occupant of a disabled motor vehicle near the intersection of West and Acton Streets.

8:54 a.m. A burglar alarm sounded at a residence on South Street. Dogs were loose in the house and the building appeared secure.

9:18 a.m. Multiple gunshots were reported on West Street. An authorized hunter fired the shots.

10:15 a.m. A motor vehicle stop on Concord Street near Russell Street revealed an outstanding warrant for a 51-year-old male from Lowell who received a free ride to Concord District Court.

12:11 p.m. Threats were presumably made at a School Street location.

5:33 p.m. Police reported to the scene of a beautifully decorated Christmas tree on the Town Green to assist with the lighting.

December 7

10:59 a.m. A resident was given assistance and transported to Emerson Hospital.

12:47 p.m. A resident of Laurelwood Drive reported a possible phone scam.

1:28 p.m. Newspaper trash was dumped on Brook Street and the department of public works (DPW) advised.

2:35 p.m. The operator of a disabled motor vehicle on Bedford Road contracted his own tow.

6:11 p.m. A domestic disturbance on School Street was resolved upon departure of one individual.

8:34 p.m. A Stearns Street resident complained of a noise disturbance. A search of the area found nothing.

10:40 p.m. Police received a complaint about a dog from a Nathan Lane resident and the owner was advised.

December 8

7:01 a.m. A suspicious motor vehicle was reported on East Street and the owner was advised.

9:03 a.m. Police were notified that a wallet was stolen, possibly at the First Religious Society on December 4.

9:17 a.m. Police assisted the fire department with a false alarm at a North Road residence.

11:43 a.m. A suspicious person at Cross and South Streets checked out okay.

11:49 a.m. A suspicious male was reported on Fiske Street, but a search of the area found nothing.

12:12 p.m. A cat was struck and killed by a motor vehicle on East Street near Blaisdell Drive.

2:39 p.m. Police assisted in transportation of a resident to Emerson Hospital.

3:04 p.m. Police assisted in a medical emergency.

December 9

11:45 a.m. An erratic dump truck was reported on School Street, but the truck could not be located.

12:58 p.m. Police received a complaint against two bicyclists on the corner of Concord and Church Streets; the parties were advised.

1:47 p.m. Parked cars on Concord Street were interfering with traffic and the owners were asked to move their vehicles.

9:00 p.m. A suspicious vehicle was observed at the Banta Davis Field and the owner advised.

December 10

12:39 p.m. A Robbins Drive resident reported a series of harassing phone calls.

6:10 p.m. A suspicious motor vehicle was reported near the Duck Pond on North Road but the vehicle could not be located.

9:26 p.m. A Rutland Street resident reported a harassing phone call.

9:40 p.m. Loud music on Autumn Lane near Kibby Place was shut off upon arrival of the police.

December 11

8:09 a.m. A burglar alarm went off at the Corey Building. The school appeared secure and cause of the alarm is unknown.

6:46 p.m. Police removed a branch on Acton Street at the Acton line.

8:57 p.m. Police assisted the fire department with sparking wires on East Street near East Riding Drive.

December 12

2:05 p.m. An argument between two adults on Fifty Acre Way was resolved by the parties involved.

3:07 p.m. A Judy Farm Road resident reported the larceny of a banner and pole.

10:09 p.m. Police discovered an open door at a Westford Street business location. All appeared to be in order.

Police activity summary

compiled by Dave Ives

5 Housechecks

28 Check town buildings and churches

2 Animal complaints

4 Disturbances

56 Traffic violations

15 Suspicious vehicles

11 Residential alarms

Fire log

compiled by Dave Ives

December 6

4:40 p.m. The Carlisle Fire Department responded to a call for mutual aid from the city of Worcester where six firefighters were killed as a result of a fire in a cold storage warehouse.

December 7

10:59 a.m. A 72-year-old male with a severe nosebleed was transported to Emerson Hospital.

December 8

9:18 a.m. An alarm company reported an alarm activation at a North Road residence.

2:40 p.m. A 71-year-old male with severe abdominal pain was transported to Emerson Hospital.

3:05 p.m. A 68-year-old male was assisted after a choking incident left him with breathing difficulty.

December 11

8:36 p.m. A 12-year-old male with an eye injury was transported to Emerson Hospital (see article on page 1)

8:51 p.m. The fire department was called to the scene of some arcing wires on the corner of East Street and East Riding Drive.

1999 The Carlisle Mosquito