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Police Log: Mirabella's Bakery Broken Into, Stolen Car Ditched In River

Jul 31, 2015 10:06AM ● By Bill Gilman

Tewksbury Police Headquarters.

  • Samantha T. Galvin, 25, 52 Willowdale Ave., Tyngsboro, was arrested July 27 on a warrant for operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license.
  • Atxay Phongvichith, 55, 189 Middlesex St., Lowell, was arrested July 27 on two outstanding warrants for shoplifting.

Additional Calls:
  • Sunday, July 26, 4:24 a.m. -- Police received a 911 call from Mirabella's Bakery. An employee said he had gone upstairs to work for a few minutes and when he came back down some items had been stolen. Two officers were sent to the scene to investigate and a detective was requested.Wilmington K-9 also responded to the scene. It was not revealed specifically what was stolen. The case remains under investigation.
  • Wednesday, July 29, 5:47 p.m. --  A man walked into Police Headquarters and reported that his debit card had been used without his permission at Jimbo's Famous Roast Beef. An officer was called into the station to talk to the man.
  • Wednesday, July 29, 6:49 p.m. --  A woman walked into Police Headquarters to speak to an officer. She reported that her daughter had been stealing checks out of her check book and cashing them at the credit union. An officer spoke to the woman and took her information. No report was filed at present.
  • Tuesday, July 28, 6:03 p.m. -- A 911 caller reported a power line was hanging down into the road on Whipple Road near Charles Drive. An officer was sent to investigate and reported that wire was live and a road hazard. National Grid was called to the scene and a section of Whipple road was shut down while repairs were done. A report was filed indicating the damage to the original caller's vehicle.
  • Tuesday, July 28, 8:12 p.m. -- Revere Police called to report they had located a vehicle that had been reported stolen out of Tewksbury on July 9. However, the car had not yet been recovered, as it had been abandoned in a waterway. Revere Police said they would call back once the vehicle had been pulled out of the water.
  • Tuesday, July 28, 7:06 a.m. A Main Street resident called police to report his car had been broken into some time over night. A report was filed.


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