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Police Log: Local Business Owner Charged With Assaulting Cop; Very Bad Weekend For Raccoons

Jun 01, 2016 03:38AM ● By Bill Gilman

Tewksbury Police Headquarters.


A reported fight outside a Route 38 package store led to the arrest of a local business owner over the weekend.
Dinis M. Oliveira, 73, the owner of of the Oliveira Farm and slaughterhouse at 199 Marston St., Tewksbury, was arrested on May 28 and charged with assault and battery on a police officer, disorderly conduct and resisting arrest.
Atty. Paul King

 

According to Tewksbury Police records, the incident began Saturday, around 8:45 p.m., with multiple 911 calls reporting a fight involving four or five people outside Main Street Liquors, 391 Main St.
Three officers were sent to the scene and reported that one vehicle, with at least one of the people involved in the altercation, had left the scene. Additional officers were requested and sent to the scene. An officer reported locating the vehicle that left the scene and, following an interaction with Oliveira, the officer placed him under arrest.
At 9:18 p.m., another 911 call reported a two-car motor vehicle accident near the intersection of Marston and Lakeview Streets. One of the driver's in the accident fled the scene and was located at 125 Marston St. Paul Batalus, 125 Marston St., was arrested and charged with OUI-liquor, leaving the scene of a property damage accident, a marked lanes violation and negligent operation of a motor vehicle.
It is not clear if the two incidents were related or coincidental.

Additional Arrests:
  • Kara B. Litchfield, 28, 107 Apache Way, Tewksbury, was arrested on May 29 and charged with OUI-liquor, negligent operation of a motor vehicle, marked lanes violation and failure to signal.
  • Hany Kamel, 24, 40 Anthony road, Tewksbury, was arrested May 29 on a probation warrant.
  • David Isabelle, 43, 10 Langely Lane, Tewksbury, was arrested May 28 and charged with OUI-liquor, negligent operation of a motor vehicle, marked lanes violation and failure to signal.
  • William A. Penney, 48, 10 Sycamore St., Danvers, was arrested May 27 on a warrant for larceny over $250, a warrant for larceny by check and a warrant for larceny by false pretense.
  • Melisza Lopez, 37, 96 Grove St., Apt. 2, Lowell, was arrested May 27 on a warrant for operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license.
  • Jonathan J. Cameron, 24, 56 Pupkis Road, Tewksbury, was arrested May 26 on an outstanding warrant for shoplifting.
Additional Calls:
  • Friday, May 27, 4:59 a.m. -- An Easement Road resident called police and said that as he was leaving his home to go to work, he saw his neighbor walking around with a flashlight and a hatchet. Three officers were sent to the scene and found the man with the hatchet and the flashlight. The man told police he was hunting raccoons.
  • Sunday, May 29, 4:53 p.m. -- A Whipple Road resident called 911 and reported a raccoon had been hit by a car and was by the side of the road. The caller said the animal looked rabid. An officer was sent to the scene and reported using one round to put the animal down.
  • Sunday, May 29, 9:53 p.m. -- A Babicz Road resident called police to report a loud party in the neighborhood. An officer was dispatched and spoke to residents at two houses nearby. They said they would quiet down for the night.
  • Sunday, May 29, 12:40 p.m. -- A Heritage Drive resident called police to report malicious damage had been done to their front door. An officer responded to the scene and checked out the home. The officer reported damage to the door but said no entry had been gained to the house.
  • Saturday, May 28, 4:42 p.m. -- A Lee Street resident called police and reported loud music coming from a neighbor's house, possibly on Kelley Terrace. An officer was sent and spoke to the neighbor, who agreed to turn down the music.
Al Fresca Ristorante

 

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