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Police Log: Smelly Chimney, Stolen Mail And Sticky Tar

Sep 03, 2015 08:51PM ● By Bill Gilman

Tewksbury Police Department.

  • Jesus Manuel Rivera, 27, 47 Main St., Peabody, was arrested on Sept. 1 on a warrant for operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license.
  • Thomas Higgins, 55, 664 Main St. #175, Rollinsford, NH, was arrested Aug. 31 on a warrant for operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license, third or subsequent offense.
  • Lynne M. Nickerson, 57, 408 Main St. Main St., #1 Haverhill, was arrested on Aug. 29 on a warrant for Larceny under $250 and having a disorderly house.
  • Anthony Isaac Quintana, 23, 43 Starbird St., Lowell, was arrested on Aug. 29 and charged with OUI-liquor, negligent operation of a motor vehicle and operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license.

Additional Calls:
  • Tuesday, Sept. 1, 10:56 a.m. -- Police received a call from the manager of the Mobil gas station, 2 Main St. The caller wanted to speak to an officer about a work credit card that had been stolen and was gathering charges since January. The caller saids an employee that had such a card had been fired in January. She believes that person has been using the card since then. An officer was sent to theĀ gas station and filed a report.
  • Tuesday, Sept. 1, 11:22 a.m. -- An Andover Street resident walked into Police Headquarters and reported that a man, on foot, had come by her home and stolen her mail from her mailbox. The resident did not recognize the man. A report was filed.
  • Sunday, Aug. 30, 11:22 a.m. -- A Birch Street resident called police to report a construction crew working down the street. The caller said he didn't know what the crew was working on but he reported a foul odor. Two officers responded to the street and found a crew working on a chiney. The crew was informed of the town bylaws and quit work for the day.
  • Sunday, Aug. 30, 12:08 p.m. -- Police received a call reporting an oil spill on Andover Street near the Route 495 onramp. Two officers responded to the scene and one of the officers reported it was tar, not oil. The State DOT was notified. Cones were brought to the scene to alert drivers and DOT requested two detail officers while the cleaned up the mess.
  • Sunday, Aug. 30, 12:18 p.m. -- Police received a call from a woman reporting she had found a small black dog with white spots walking in the road on Shawsheen Avenue. She said when she tried to leave, the dog jumped into her car. She reported that the dog had no collar or ID and said she intended to bring it to the Andover Animal Hospital.
  • Saturday, August 29, 6:01 p.m. -- Police received a call from an employee of Motel 6, who reported a guest said his car had been stolen from the parking lot. A BOLO was put out for the vehicle.


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