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Public Safety Report… April 16, 2014

By Kristen Kerouac

Excerpts from the Public Safety Logs. Please note, arrests are made based on probable cause but do not determine  guilt or innocence until proven in court.

Monday April 7, 2014
2:05pm    FRAUD
A caller from Taylor Road requested to speak with an officer regarding fraudulent activity.  An officer advised the caller.

4:08pm    FIRE
A caller from Windmill Hill Road reported that there was an outdoor fire in the area.  The caller wanted to know if the homeowner had a permit.  The Police responded.  The fire was extinguished.

Tuesday April 8, 2014
A caller requested to speak with an officer regarding a cord of wood that was green and untreated.  An officer advised the caller.

A caller from Gates Lane reported that there were trees on wires.  Some on the street had lost power. The Police and Hudson Light and Power responded.

Wednesday April 9, 2014
7:15am    ANIMAL
A caller from Randall Road reported that her neighbor’s chickens were in his yard.  The Police responded.

3:05pm    COMPLAINT
A caller from Sandy Brook Drive reported that someone called her repeatedly to state that she won a million dollars.  An officer advised the caller.

Thursday April 10, 2014
A caller from Sudbury Road reported that someone knocked on her front door.  When she looked out the window, she saw that the car lights were on.  The Police responded.  The car was unlocked with the keys inside.  No one was around.

A caller on Great Road reported that a car sped up and drove around some kids getting ready to cross the street.  The Police responded.  A car was located and the individual was advised.

11:35am ANIMAL
A caller from Heights Street reported that there was a raccoon in the loft of his garage.  The Animal Control Officer responded.  The raccoon was taken down from the loft and it ran off.

Friday April 11, 2014
6:20pm    ANIMAL
A caller near Papa Gino’s reported a loose dog in the area.  The Animal Control Officer was notified.

8:16pm    COMPLAINT
A caller from Hickory Lane reported that kids were playing ding dong ditch.  The Police responded. A neighbor reported that she saw five youths headed toward Boxboro Road.

Saturday April 12, 2014
6:49am    FIRE
A caller from Orchard Drive requested assistance with getting up.  She fell in her driveway.  The Fire Department responded.  The woman refused further medical care.

A caller on Davis Road reported that someone was blowing leaves toward Lake Boon.  The caller wondered if there was a law against that.  An officer advised the caller to contact the Lake Boon Commission for further information.

11:44am    ARREST
Ernandes Almeida, Jr., 26, from Marlboro, was arrested for driving with a suspended license and for not having an inspection sticker.

A caller from Barton Road requested an ambulance because he/she had fainting spells.  The Police and Fire/Rescue responded.  An ambulance transported the patient to the hospital.

A caller on Boxboro Road complained about four bicyclists who took up the road.  The caller asked them to move to the side and the cyclists responded with profanity.  The Police responded to check the area.  The involved parties were not located.

A walk-in requested to speak with an officer regarding an issue with his motorcycle being towed.  An officer advised the man.

A caller on Hartley Road reported that two boys were skate boarding near the middle school.  The boys were on the unsafe side of the fence.  The caller was concerned.  The Police responded.

Sunday April 13, 2014
10:24am ANIMAL
A caller from Whispering Way reported that a bird flew into the chimney.  The Animal Control Officer was notified.

An individual was observed taking pictures of the cars in the police station lot.

1:34pm    COMPLAINT
A caller from Boon Road reported a low flying red training helicopter over the lake.  The Police responded.  The pilot reported that he was about 200 feet above the homes.  The information was sent to the Minuteman Airport for follow-up.

A caller from Gleasondale Road reported that he was in a fight with another individual.  The Police responded.  Peace was restored.  Both men were advised.

6:13pm    COMPLAINT
A caller from Taylor Road reported that people on dirt bikes were riding on her leaching field.  The Police responded.  The Boxboro police located an individual who may have been riding in that area.  He was advised to stay off the property.