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Police Log: North Street Crash Lands Teen In Jail, New Vehicle Break-ins, Stray Poodle

May 20, 2015 10:33AM ● By Bill Gilman

Tewksbury Police Department.

A Tewksbury teen is facing charges after slamming his car into a utility pole on North Street over the weekend.
Nicolas Falcone, 18, 60 Geddes Drive, Tewksbury, sustained only minor injuries in the crash, which took place near 400 North St. just after midnight Sunday morning.
The accident prompted a full emergency response but Falcone did not require hospitalization. The vehicle was towed from the scene and National Grid was notified about the damage to the pole.
After a police investigation, Falcone was arrested and charged with OUI-liquor (person under 21) and negligent operation of a motor vehicle.

New wave of vehicle break-ins
Three cars were reported broken into sometime between Sunday night and Monday morning. The crimes, which took place less than a quarter-mile apart, were reported within 45 minutes of each other early Monday morning.
At 5:14 a.m., a caller from 70 Lancaster Drive reported his vehicle had been broken into. Two officers responded and a detective was called to the scene. The vehicle was described as a commercial vehicle.
At 5:58 a.m., a caller from a nearby residence at 241 Kendall Road, reported that two vehicles at her home had been broken into over night. Three officers and the detective responded. A report was filed on each case.

  • Richard Arnault, 62, 521 Rogers St., Lowell, was arrested Tuesday, May 19 on a warrant for trespassing.
  • Fabio Lucio Pinto, 42, 1610 Worcester Road, Apt. 347A was arrested Monday, May 18 and charged with operative a motor vehicle with a revoked license and failure to stop at a red light.
  • Domenic Maccelari, 49, 13 Falkinburg Drive, Little Egg Harbor, Mass., was arrested Saturday, May 16, on a warrant for operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license.
  • Kevin Arcenis Rosario, 18, 96 2nd St., North Andover, was arrested Friday, May 15 and charged with failure to stop and operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license.
  • Amanda Marie Drehle, 33, 55 Lincoln Lane, Dracut,  and Lee J. Tamir, 37, 1129 Lakeview Ave., Dracut were both arrested Friday, May 15, and each was charged with Possession of a Class A drug.

Additional Calls:
  • Tuesday, May 19, 12:12 a.m. -- A Salem Road resident walked into Police Headquarters to express concern about her missing son. She said the 18-year-old man had left the house at 3 p.m. and had not returned. She reported the young man had developmental issues and often takes long walks. A report was filed.
  • Sunday, May 17, 5:40 p.m. -- Police received a 911 call from Motel 6 reporting a drug overdose. Three officers and an ambulance crew responded to the scene. The patient was taken to LGH Saints Campus for treatment.
  • Sunday, May 17, 10:50 a.m. -- A driver called police to report finding a small white poodle wandering loose near the intersection of Shawsheen Street and East Street. The caller described the dog as having black ears and a little bit of black on its belly. The caller she he was worried about the dog being hit by a car so he was bringing it to his home in Wakefield and then likely to Wingnall Animal Hospital in Dracut. The Animal Control Officer was notified.
  • Sunday, May 17, 1:41 p.m. -- A two-car accident was reported near 138 Andover St. One driver was taken by ambulance to LGH Saints Campus for treatment.


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