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Police Log: Motel Hookup Ends Badly, Train Crossing Broken

Nov 04, 2014 03:25PM ● By Bill Gilman

Tewksbury Police Department.

Tewksbury Police are investigating an alleged assault and robbery that took place in a room at the Motel 6.
According to a police report, the Clerk at the motel called Dispatch on Monday at 7:05 p.m. and there was a man in the office who said he had been attacked.
According to the clerk, the man said he had called a woman in Room 242 and got together with her. While they were laying on the bed, he claims the woman suddenly attacked him, ripped off his clothes and stole his wallet.
Four units were sent to the scene and the man was interviewed. A report was filed.

I'm no engineer but this doesn't seem safe
Dispatch received a 911 call on Sunday at 1:19 a.m. The caller reported that there was a train coming toward the crossing on North Street but that the safety "arm" was not coming down and the lights were not flashing. B&M was contacted and they said they were aware of the problem. The company said they had been having trouble with that crossing and had disabled the lights and safety arm until the problem could be fixed.

  • Raymond Paul Gingras, 27, 323 Andover St., Wilmington, was arrested Sunday, Nov. 2, on an outstanding warrant for unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle.
  • Matthew P. Brooks, 25, 7 Cary St., Wilmington, was arrested on Sunday, Nov. 2, and charged with OUI-liquor, marked lanes violation and negligent operation of a motor vehicle.
Additional Calls:
  • Tuesday, Nov. 4, 7:13 a.m. -- A female walked into Police Headquarters and was upset that someone had torn down some signs on her lawn. An officer was set to her home on John Street to speak to her.
  • Sunday, Nov. 2, 8:30 p.m. -- A woman came into Police Headquarters to request help with her daughter, who had been sending threatening texts. An officer spoke with the woman and a report was filed.
  • Sunday, Nov. 2, 1:07 p.m.  -- A 911 caller reported that he was at Home Depot and that a woman who was soliciting money from people had just assaulted his girlfriend. Five units were sent to the scene to investigate. No arrests were made.

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