Friday, October 27, 2006
Police Blotter / Fire Log
compiled by Kathleen Coyle
1:05 p.m. Keys found on Westford Street were brought to the station and tagged.
5:34 p.m. An ATV (All Terrain Vehicle) patrol was made at Foss Farm.
8:15 a.m. Patrol assisted the Fire Department at the scene of a fire alarm.
2:31 p.m. The operators of paving trucks in the roadway at West Street and Hobblebush Lane were advised to move them.
8:55 p.m. A well-being check was made at Rocky Point and checked okay.
10:50 a.m. Patrol investigated a reported erratic operator at Lowell Street and Elizabeth Ridge Road. The vehicle was stopped and the operator advised.
2:03 p.m. Patrol assisted the Fire Department at the scene of a medical emergency.
5:16 p.m. The operator of a vehicle operating erratically at Bedford Road and the Rotary was stopped and advised.
5:30 p.m. The dog officer was notified of a dog in and out of traffic at East and Maple Streets.
6:05 p.m. A bear was sighted at West Street and Pope Road.
6:08 p.m. A calico cat was found hanging around a residence on Acton Street.
6:14 p.m. A bear was sighted in a field at West Street and Pope Road. People had stopped cars and gotten out of them to watch the bear, which created traffic problems. After the police patrol arrived, the bear took off into the woods.
10:40 a.m. A lost or stolen cell phone was turned in at the station.
11:55 a.m. A suspicious male was reported at the entrance to the school at School Street and the First Religious Society. Three officers investigated the report and located the man at the entrance to the public school. (See articles, page 1 and page 8).
2:33 p.m. A warning parking ticket was issued for a vehicle on Curve Street.
3:10 p.m. A summons from the court house was picked up at the town line and served on Baldwin Road at 3:16 p.m.
3:24 p.m. A warning parking ticket was issued for a vehicle parked on School Street.
3:29 p.m. A warning parking ticket was issued for a vehicle parked on School Street.
3:33 p.m. A sick fox was reported in the roadway at Maple Street and the Billerica line.
4:45 p.m. A cell phone found in the library and held there temporarily was brought to the station. The owner was contacted.
6:06 p.m. A vehicle hit a deer on Bedford Road.
6:18 p.m. Patrol investigated a disabled vehicle at Bedford Road and East Street.
7:05 p.m. NStar and DPW were advised of a power outage on Church Street.
8:05 p.m. Patrol assisted the Fire Department at the scene of a medical emergency.
10:01 p.m. A Lowell Street resident reported a chipmunk in the house. Patrol helped remove the animal.
12:08 p.m. A complaint was received about solicitors on Rockland Road. Patrol located and advised the solicitors.
2:06 p.m. Patrol assisted the Fire Department at the scene of a medical emergency.
8:34 p.m. Patrol investigated a vehicle accident on Maple Street.
8:58 p.m. Patrol advised the responsible persons at a party on River Road when they investigated a noise complaint made about the party.
10:57 p.m. A bear was sighted at 894 West Street.
11:38 p.m. Patrol assisted at the scene of a vehicle lockout on River Road.
8:30 a.m. A past bear-sighting at 152 South Street was reported.
11 a.m. The speed monitor was deployed on North Road.
12:52 p.m. Utility wires were down on Bellows Hill Road. The situation was not hazardous and the utility was notified.
12:58 p.m. A Fiske Street resident reported a political sign had been taken.
1:44 p.m. Patrol assisted the Fire Department at the scene of a smoke odor investigation on East Street.
2:27 p.m. A dispute about leaves raked into a neighbor's yard on Munroe Hill Road was resolved.
3:08 p.m. A Westford Street resident reported political signs damaged.
11:24 p.m. A Concord Street resident reported a bear-sighting.
edited by Kathleen Coyle
8:62 a.m. Engine 3 responded to Canterbury Court for an alarm received from a fire alarm company. It was determined the alarm was set off by food on the stove.
1:04 p.m. The Fire Department responded to a medical alarm received from an alarm company. This was a false alarm. The alarm company was testing the system.
2:05 p.m. The ambulance, service truck and ALS 1 responded to a medical emergency and transported a 69-year-old woman to the hospital.
8:04 p.m. A 94-year-old woman was transported to Emerson Hospital after the ambulance and service truck and ALS 1 responded to a medical emergency.
8:36 p.m. A 27-year-old male was transported to the hospital after crashing into a tree on Maple Street.
1:42 p.m. Engine 3 and the service truck conducted a smoke investigation at St. Irene Church on East Street. The smoke odor was caused by a heating unit.
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