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Police Log: Off-Duty Trooper Makes Drug Bust, Vandalism At DeMoulas Warehouse

Jul 22, 2014 04:05PM ● By Bill Gilman

Tewksbury Police Headquarters.

An alert off-duty State Police officer helped Tewksbury Police make a drug arrest on Saturday.
Dispatch received a call from a woman just before 8:30 p.m. from a woman who said her husband was a State Trooper, was off-duty, but was detaining a woman at Marshals, in Stadium Plaza, 10 Main St.
Officers responded to the scene and were briefed by the Trooper.
After a brief investigation, Jessica T. Santos, 26, 5 Great Neck Road, Wilmington, was placed under arrest. She is charged with Possession of a Class B Substance with Intent to Distribute.

Vandalism at DeMoulas Warehouse
At the same time an employee rally was going on outside the DeMoulas Warehouse on Friday, July 18, police were on the scene to investigate a possible crime inside the facility.
Dispatch had received a call at 9:17 a.m., reporting malicious destruction of property inside the warehouse. The caller believed the damage was done some time overnight. The case remaisn under investigation.
On Sunday, July 20, at 4:21 a.m., officers were called back to the warehouse for a report of a disturbance. No arrests were made but a vehicle was towed from the scene.

Additional arrests:
Luke J. Carracio, 29, 19 Brown St., Methuen, was arrested on July 20 and charged with operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license, having no license in possession, speeding and a license plate violation.

Additional calls:
Saturday, July 19, 12:45 p.m. -- An Oregon Road resident came into the station to report that someone had stolen some money from his home. An officer spoke with the resident and a report was filed.
Saturday, July 19, 4:21 p.m. -- A Bonnie Lane resident called dispatch and reported she had been approached by an exterimator company about doing some work. She gave them her credit card number to pay for a job but now she felt suspicious. An officer took her information, provided information and filed a report.
Saturday, July 19, 5:42 p.m. -- Dispatch received a call from a person who said a woman was having an issue with a coyote in Livingston Street Park. Officers responded to the scene but were unable to locate the animal.
Sunday, July 20, 4:26 a.m. --  Dispatch received a call from a Whipple Road man who said his car had been stolen some time overnight. Officers responded to the scene and a report was taken.
Sunday, July 20, 11:56 a.m. -- Officers responded to a Rogers Street home to talk to the homeowner about a breaking and entering into their vehicle. The area was searched but a suspect was not located.
Sunday, July 20, 10:04 a.m. -- An Edgewood Road resident called police to report a group of young people going around banging on people's doors. Officers responded to the neighborhood but the teens were gone.

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