Friday, February 8, 2008
Police Blotter / Fire Log
compiled by Kathleen Coyle
7:57 a.m. A resident reported a past hit-and-run on Curve Street. There was minor damage to the vehicle's mirror.
9:45 p.m. A resident who had not been in Florida came to the station to report receiving a traffic ticket for a violation in that state. After several police follow-up contacts, it was determined a different person had committed the violation.
12:32 a.m. Patrol assisted the Fire Department at the scene of a life line activation on Concord Street.
8:28 a.m. A police officer assisted the Fire Department with a medical emergency at the Police Station.
9:33 a.m. NStar was notified of a streetlight out at Lowell Street and Elizabeth Ridge Road.
11:38 a.m. A resident came to the station for legal advice on a family issue.
11:43 p.m. Patrol assisted the Fire Department at the scene of a medical emergency.
8:08 p.m. Patrol assisted the Fire Department at the scene of a medical emergency.
10:08 p.m. DPW was notified of illegal dumping at Bedford Road and the Banta-Davis Field.
2:08 a.m. DPW was notified of a small tree down and blocking the parking lot at Church Street and the Wilkins Building.
2:45 p.m. Patrol assisted the Fire Department at the scene of a medical emergency.
3:02 p.m. Ice balls were thrown at a school bus at Concord Street and Palmer Way.
6:28 p.m. Patrol investigated a disabled vehicle at East and Maple Streets and found the owner was getting a tow.
10:24 p.m. Trash was found in the roadway on North Road. It was moved to the side and DPW notified.
10:54 a.m. A past vehicle accident at East and Maple Streets was reported.
1:50 p.m. Patrol attempted to serve a warrant for an updated protective order on Cutter's Ridge Road.
3:57 p.m. The owner of a disabled vehicle on South Street said a tow was en route.
5:44 p.m. Patrol investigated a suspicious vehicle on Lowell Street and it checked okay.
7:13 p.m. A police officer was present at Friday Night Live at Church Street and the Corey Building.
12:14 p.m. A loose horse at Lowell Street and the rotary was retrieved by the owner.
5:31 p.m. Patrol assisted the Fire Department at the scene of a medical emergency.
6:02 p.m. Vehicles parked in the roadway on Bingham Road were removed by the owners.
7:32 p.m. Patrol assisted the Fire Department at the scene of a medical emergency.
9:06 a.m. DPW was advised of a large pot hole at Bedford Road and Banta-Davis Field.
12:13 p.m. Pieces of granite on the roadway on West Street were removed.
12:19 p.m. A Massachusetts license plate was found at Lowell Street and Ember Lane.
2:41 p.m. A key was found at Curve Street and Hart Farm Road; it was tagged and placed in lost and found at the station.
7:40 p.m. Patrol was successful at the scene of a vehicle lockout on Westford Street.
edited by Kathleen Coyle
2:05 p.m. Wires at fire dispatch were burning from a lightning strike. No Fire Department response because radios at dispatch were not working and the dispatcher was unable to transmit the call.
3:32 p.m. A vehicle accident occurred on Rutland Street. The male driver was transported to the Lahey Clinic.
12:23 p.m. A two-car vehicle accident occurred on Curve Street; there were no injuries.
1:57 p.m. An automatic fire alarm was received from the Corey School. This was accidental.
5:15 p.m. A 49-year-old female was transported to the Lawrence General Hospital with ALS 1 services.
5:29 p.m. ADT alarm company reported a smoke detector activation on Hutchins Road. This was caused by a burner malfunction.
6:37 p.m. Westford Police reported a vehicle accident on West Street. One car was off the road and there were no injuries.
9:43 a.m. Lexington Alarm reported a smoke detector alarm on the second floor of a Hutchins Road residence. This was accidental by a contractor.
10:30 a.m. A Foss Way resident reported an unknown burning odor in the basement. This was caused by an overheated motor.
6:46 p.m. ADT alarm company reported a smoke alarm activation. This was caused by a burner malfunction.
5:51 a.m. A 49-year-old female was transported to the Emerson Hospital with ALS 1 services.
7:58 p.m. Alarm Central reported a fire alarm on Bedford Road. This was accidental from cooking.
12:52 a.m. Engine 4 responded with mutual aid to the town of Westford to cover the Main Street Fire Station while Westford was at a structure fire.
7:39 a.m. An elderly female needed to be picked up. This was done and no transport was furnished.
10:06 a.m. Lexington Alarm reported a fire alarm activation on Westford Street. This was accidental due to cooking.
11:18 a.m. A 72-year-old female was transported to Lahey Clinic with ALS 3.
12:27 p.m. Engine 4 responded to a vehicle accident on Bedford Road. The Concord Fire Department ambulance transported two occupants of the car to Emerson Hospital.
12:35 p.m. An infant was transported to Emerson Hospital. ALS (Advanced Life Support, provided by Emerson Hospital paramedics) responded and determined the patient could be released to BLS (Basic Life Support, provided by the Fire Department).
12:34 a.m. A life line call was received. A 92-year-old female fell out of bed. There was no transport.
8:28 a.m. A 61-year-old male was transported to Lowell General Hospital with ALS.
11:40 p.m. A 49-year-old female was transported to Emerson Hospital.
3 p.m. A fire alarm was received from a Lowell Street residence. This was a malfunction.
3:25 p.m. A fire alarm was received from Lowell Street again. This was a malfunction.
8:08 p.m. A female who was choking refused treatment.
2:46 p.m. The ambulance transported a 59-year-old female to Emerson Hospital.
Police activity summary
131 Checks town buildings
41 Directed activity
27 Traffic violations
05 Residential and other alarms
04 Hang up or abandoned
09 General medical
· 7 Carleton Road — Carlo Petruzziello to Carlo Petruzziello and Christina Dolan for $100 on January 2.
· Cross Street, Lot 4A-4 — Regina Costello, trustee of Carriage Estates Trust, to Jonathan C. and Suzanne Behs for $495,000 on January 10.
· 333 School Street — Janet E. and William P. Churchill, Jr. to Janet E. and William P. Churchill, Jr., trustees of William and Janet Churchill Trust, for $1.00 on January 23.
· West Street, Lot 16 — Howard E. Hensleigh to Nancy Hensleigh, Mark P. Quinn and Caitlin E. H. Quinn for $1.00 on January 24.
· 41 Ice Pond Road — Stephen J. Hoffman to Donald R. and Ina B. Kamenz for $1,210,000 on January 31.
· 523 Autumn Lane — John E. Mattson to Yu Wang and Shell Xiao Yu for $600,000 on January 31.
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