Friday, September 2, 2005
Police Blotter / Fire Log
compiled by Kathleen Coyle
7:39 a.m. A Westford Street resident reported a suspicious phone call.
1:01 p.m. Donated cell phones were turned in at the station. These phone are checked, reconditioned if necessary, and used as loaners in emergency cases.
8:02 a.m. A complaint was received about violation of one-way traffic on Church Street.
1:11 p.m. A sick or injured bat was removed from a Hartwell Road residence.
4:35 p.m. A resident reported suspicious e-mail activity which included an offer to buy her car.
5:53 p.m. A traffic complaint was received and the responsible vehicle stopped at the rotary. The operator was advised.
7:36 a.m. A bicyclist who failed to stop for a police officer on Bedford Road was located and advised at Banta-Davis field. Cyclists are legally required to obey a police officer.
8:20 a.m. A Curve Street resident reported possible attempted fraud. She received a call from a credit card service in Florida asking for account numbers.
3:36 p.m. Patrol assisted the Bedford Police by stopping a vehicle that had driven off from Gammy's service station without paying. The customer drove back and paid and the issue was resolved.
2:27 p.m. A sign on Bedford Road was vandalized.
3:05 p.m. The operator of a truck pumping water from a pond on Rutland Street was advised.
6:03 p.m. A Stoney Gate resident reported possible shots fired in the area. The situaton checked okay; it was determined that a nail gun was being used.
8:41 p.m. A bat was removed from Rutland Street house.
10:57 p.m. A complaint was received about a barking dog at Evergreen Lane and Forest Park Drive. Police were unable to contact the dog's owner.
9:35 a.m. A tree down at East Street and East Riding Drive was moved off the road.
11:20 a.m. Patrol assisted the fire department at the scene of a medical emergency.
6:08 p.m. Patrol assisted the fire department at a carbon monoxide alarm investigation.
4:38 p.m. A loose horse was reported on Brook Street.
8:19 a.m. Patrol assisted the fire department at the scene of a carbon monoxide alarm on Baldwin Road.
8:58 a.m. Important documents were reported lost at Church Street and Carlisle Castle.
10:19 am. A wallet lost at Church Street and Carlisle Castle was reported.
5:52 p.m. An old excavator was left on the side of the road at Lowell Street and Wolf Rock Road. The owner was advised.
6:45 p.m. A safe was found at Maple Street and the Greenough Land Lot. The owner was advised.
10:33 a.m. A School Street resident reported yelling and screaming. Patrol investigated and had a negative find.
9:57 a.m. An August 17 house break on East Riding Drive was reported. The matter is under investigation.
10:27 p.m. A dead deer was reported on Bedford Road. Patrol investigated and had a negative find.
10:17 a.m. Patrol assisted the operator of a tractor-trailer unit that was hung up at Bedford Road and East Street.
11:11 p.m. Patrol attempted to serve a restraining order for a domestic abuse violation.
4:51 p.m. A disabled vehicle on Lowell Street was removed.
11 a.m. A mother requested that a police officer talk with her seven-year-old about police procedures.
8:55 a.m. A complaint of speeding at the rotary was received, and the operator of the speeding vehicle located and advised.
1:28 p.m. A DMV dump truck was left at the Carlisle Fire Department lot awaiting service.
4:26 pm. A vehicle accident occurred at Bedford Road and Stearns Street. There were no injuries.
5:28 p.m. A sick raccoon was reported on Pine Brook Road. It was put down.
6:31 p.m. A head-on collision occurred on Bedford Road near the Bedford line. Two Carlisle residents were involved. Both were taken to Emerson Hospital, one by the Carlisle ambulance and one by a Concord ambulance. Bedford Road was closed for a brief time after the accident and vehicles detoured via Skelton Street and River Road to rejoin Bedford Road.
8:23 a.m. The operator of a truck blocking their roadway at Cross and South Streets was advised.
8:46 a.m. Comcast was advised of a low-hanging cable on South Street.
10:11 a.m. A parking complaint about illegal parking in the handicapped space on School Street led to the violator being advised.
10:14 a.m. DPW was notified of a complaint about cutting brush on Bedford Road.
11:58 a.m. DPW was advised of a boulder in the roadway at Westford Street and the Westford line.
5:00 p.m. A vehicle was stopped at River and Skelton Roads for a traffic violation. The operator was found to have a revoked license and will be summonsed.
5:13 p.m. DPW was notified of a tree in the roadway on South Street.
10:41 p.m. A 54-year-old Chelmsford resident was stopped at Lowell Street and the Chelmsford line. He was subsequently arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol, having illegal possession of a Class D substance and failure to stop at a stop sign. He was released on bail.
10:56 p.m. Patrol investigated a report of youths gathering on Lowell Street, with a small campfire. The situation checked okay.
11:20 p.m. Patrol advised individuals at a loud party on Lowell Street.
3:13 p.m. A man came into the station requesting assistance for his son, who had been stung by a bee. An ice pack was furnished.
10:03 p.m. Patrol assisted the fire department at the scene of a medical emergency.
8:28 p.m. A Maple Street resident reported a suspicious person at the end of the driveway. Patrol had a negative find.
12:42 p.m. Patrol assisted a Comcast crew that was causing a traffic hazard on Westford Street.
compiled by Kathleen Coyle
10:23 a.m. EMTs responded to a psychiatric concern and provided transportation to the hospital.
11:18 a.m. A 78-year-old woman with abdominal pain was taken to the hospital by ambulance.
6:09 p.m. An alarm company reported carbon monoxide alarm activation on Baldwin Road.
8:19 a.m. An alarm company reported carbon monoxide alarm activation on Baldwin Road (same alarm as previous item).
2:03 p.m. An alarm company reported alarm activation at a Westford Street residence.
10:13 p.m. An elderly female with severe abdominal pain was taken to the hospital by ambulance
10:56 a.m. An alarm company reported alarm activation at a Buttrick Lane residence.
6:34 p.m. A caller reported a head-on collision on Bedford Road, near Foss Farm.
2:29 a.m. An alarm company reported alarm activation at a McAllister Drive residence.
5:43 a.m. A 68-year-old man having chest pains was taken to the hospital by ambulance, with ALS assistance at the scene.
10:26 p.m. An alarm company reported alarm activation on West Street.
1:28 p.m. A 50-year-old man having difficulty breathing was taken to Emerson Hospital by ambulance, with ALS support at the scene.
10:56 a.m. An alarm company reported alarm activation on Pine Brook Road.
8:03 p.m. A 45-year-old man who was vomiting and in and out of consciousness was taken to the hospital by ambulance, with ALS assistance at the scene.
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