Police Blotter 02-24-2011
7:01 a.m. — Units respond to a verbal dispute on Shore Drive. No action was necessary.
8:20 a.m. — The WFD is notified about a downed wire at Bowdoin Street and Chester Avenue.
8:49 a.m. — A Cutler Street resident reports that she bought software that turned out to be a virus.
11:50 a.m. — A Winthrop High School administrator provides additional information to the WPD regarding threats made on Facebook. This is related to an earlier incident that was reported to WPD.
1:09 p.m. — A caller reports that a work crew is cutting wood and sawdust is “going everywhere” on Washington Avenue. Units respond and have the workers put up more tarps before they resume cutting wood.
6:06 p.m. — A Lincoln Street resident called from Anna Jacques Hospital asking that units go to her home and remove an unwanted guest. Units respond and the person inside the home his given a trespass order.
6:16 p.m. — A Shore Drive resident reports the theft of an iPad valued at $700.
9:31 p.m. — Officers are called to a domestic dispute on Faun Bar Avenue, but it turned out to be a discussion between two females. They are asked to quiet down for the evening.
7:44 a.m. — A caller reports he struck a pedestrian at Pleasant Street and Somerset Avenue. WFD and units respond.
2:48 p.m. — A Revere resident came into the station to report the two license plates were stolen from his vehicle at an auto repair shop in town.
3:03 p.m. — Officers respond to a dispute between brothers on Ocean View Street.
9:16 p.m. — A Dennis, Mass. resident came into the station to report she has “concerns about her personal safety and property due to civil family matters.” She was put in touch with a detective.
9:41 p.m. — A resident came into the station to report fraud involving a debit/credit card. He is working with the Suffolk County District Attorney’s office to settle the matter, and he will contact the WPD if further investigation is needed.
10:14 p.m. — A Grovers Avenue resident came into the station to report she was “threatened over the phone” by her estranged husband. She was advised of her rights.
11:32 p.m. — WPD receives several calls about a car crashing into the fence at the Winthrop Lodge of Elks on Washington Avenue. Units are unable to find the car. On Friday, a caller found a license plate among the debris from the accident and the owner of the car will attempted to be contacted.
11 a.m. — A Seal Harbor Road resident reports two unauthorized withdrawals with her ATM card, totaling $120. She also contacted her bank to cancel the card.
2:42 p.m. — Officers respond to Trident Avenue on a report of a fight. Both parties were advised of their rights and sent on their way.
3:30 p.m. — A resident came into the station to report that her child’s father called her four times today in violation of an active 209-A order. She was advised of her rights, and the matter is placed on the record.
3:31 p.m. — A caller states that someone is throwing large amounts of snow onto Read Street. Units can’t locate the culprits, and the snow is melting anyway.
3:55 p.m. — Shekamb Roka, 18, of Winthrop, was arrested and charged with the unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and a marked lanes violation.
4:29 p.m. — A Chamberlain Avenue resident reports that he was threatened by a nurse over a parking spot. He wants the matter on the record in case the dispute continues.
11:47 a.m. — An Underhill Street resident reports the theft of jewelry.
1:14 p.m. — A caller reports that she was just threatened over the phone by her ex-boyfriend, who claimed he was on his way to her home. She is advised of her rights, and told to contact the police immediately if the man shows up at her residence.
4:16 p.m. — Officers respond to Cross and Almont streets on a report of a fight among a group of youths. Officer Armistead talks to one of the youths who was involved and filed a report.
8:01 p.m. — A man called to report his parked Audi was struck by a hit-and-run driver on Bartlett Road.
9:15 p.m. — A Lowell Road resident reports there is a raccoon in her basement. An officer responded to assist her in removing the animal.
1:45 a.m. — A Walden Street resident reports that a car has been idling outside of his apartment building for 20 minutes. Units respond and the driver lives in the buulding.
2:07 a.m. — A driver is sent out of the area following a call from the Mobile Mart on Main Street.
2:09 a.m. — Christopher David Barchard, 23, of Winthrop, was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct following a call to a loud party on Shirley Street.
7:56 a.m. — A Faun Bar Avenue resident reports a case of harassment. She is advised to obtain a harassment order.
11:33 a.m. — A Shirley Street resident reports receiving harassing phone calls. She is going to have her number changed.
1:45 p.m. — A caller reports a man appeared to be passed out in a pick-up truck on Shore Drive. The man had his windows down and was simply enjoying the nice weather.
3:29 p.m. — A Shore Drive resident reports his bike was taken out of his storage bin and placed into another one. The property manager was contacted and the matter was resolved.
3:59 p.m. — A caller reports that someone stole her laundry from a business on Shirley Street. An officer responded, and the clothes were not located.
4:20 p.m. — A caller reports that traffic is backed up on Woodside Avenue. The responding officer finds the traffic is moving along at a normal pace.
4:21 p.m. — A resident reports that two of his relatives obtained his mother’s ATM card and withdrew more than $3,100.
7 p.m. — A call from Governors Park regarding youths breaking lights turns out to be unfounded.
7:58 p.m. — Tyrell Williams, 18, of Winthrop, was arrested and charged with possession of a Class D substance (more than one ounce).
2:29 a.m. — A caller from the Seven Eleven on Revere Street reports that a man is sitting on the sidewalk, bleeding from his “facial area.” WFD and EMTs are dispatched, but the man was uncooperative.
5:18 a.m. — A resident reports her husband “was acting aggressive and just drove off in his truck.” The woman appeared to have signs of abuse. Photos were taken, but she refused medical attention.
8:24 a.m. — A caller from Bolster’s Gas Station on Shirley Street reports that someone drove off with the gas nozzle still hooked up to the car. Officers will try to obtain the license plate number via security tapes when the owner arrives.
12:26 p.m. — WFD and the Harbormaster are notified about a sail boat that is smashing against the seawall behind the houses on Shirley Street.
3:46 p.m. — A woman called to report her boyfriend just stole $100 from her. Officers locate the man, but can’t find the money. EMTs are dispatched to evaluate him.
3:47 p.m. — A report of a woman passed out in her car on Winthrop Street turns out to be unfounded.
10:08 p.m. — Michael Kessel, 22, of Winthrop, was arrested on an outstanding warrant following a traffic stop on Pleasant Street.
9:56 a.m. — A caller reports seeing a small “hairless” terrier on Sea Foam Avenue.
10:27 a.m. — A caller from Governors Drive reports he has not had heat for 48 hours. He is advised of his rights.
10:59 a.m. — A teenage girl Winthrop was arrested for domestic A&B/Authority under 209-A following a call to a Sea Foam Avenue apartment.
11:26 a.m. — A father reports that the mother of his daughter did not show up for a visitation that was scheduled for today. The mother was eventually contacted, and the child was fine.
12:15 p.m. — A caller reports a car is operating “erratically” on Washington Avenue, and that he saw the driver pour an alcohol into a beverage container. An officer locates the driver, who did not have any alcohol in his possession.
12:25 p.m. — A woman reports having a problem with her estranged husband. She is advised of her rights, and put in touch with domestic violence advocate Lee Nugent.
12:42 p.m. — A caller reports that someone put a note on her door instructing her that she has three days to take down her Christmas decorations.
6:45 p.m. — A Bellevue Avenue resident called to report her father, who suffers from Alzheimer’s disease, is missing, Fortunately, the gentleman was found by an MBTA officer and brought home.
11:07 p.m. — A caller reports he is behind a silver Toyota that is swerving on Shirley Street. Officers are unable to locate the car.
1:07 a.m. — A Tewksbury Street resident calls to report that her son was jumped and stabbed by four males in East Boston. The victim suffered minor lacerations, and he was transported to Whidden Memorial Hospital.