Note: The following information is based on an initial review of incident reports and should not be considered a comprehensive list of all incidents reported to us. The blog reports do not include sex crimes, domestic abuse, reporting of juveniles, medical reports, and other sensitive police reports.
Thursday, May 2, 2013
Police Reports 4/30-5/1
An officer observed a bicyclist traveling in the wrong direction and without a bike light in the dark, both violations of bicycle traffic laws. As the officer attempted to stop the cyclist, the subject evaded the officer, eventually falling off the bicycle in the area of Harvard St. Upon reaching the subject, the cyclist picked up his bicycle and began to swing it in the direction of the officer. The subject was placed under arrest for Disorderly Person and Resisting Arrest.
Warrant Arrest: 5/1 at 9:56 AM- Babcock St.
An individual was arrested on a warrant out of Lynn District Court.
Bike Theft: 5/1 between 12:00 and 2:00 PM- Babcock St.
An individual reported the theft of a bicycle. The victim stated that he locked his bicycle to a street post on Babcock St. at approximately 12:00 PM. When he returned he discovered that someone had cut the lock and stolen his bicycle.
Moped Theft: Between 4/29 and 4/30- Park St.
An individual reported the theft of his moped. The victim stated that he last saw the motorized scooter at approximately 9:50 PM on 4/29. When he returned the next day the scooter was missing. The scooter had been parked in a rear parking space on Park St. The moped was left unsecured.