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Tewksbury Man Arrested For Damaging School, Other Properties With Vehicle

Nov 12, 2018 02:31PM

Damage allegedly done by a vehicle driven by Matthew Merrick. (TPD photo)

Atty. Paul King

 

Matthew Merrick

 On November 4, 2018 the Tewksbury Police Department arrested Matthew Merrick, 19, of 242 Foster Rd, Tewksbury for 2 counts of vandalizing property and for being a person under the age of 21 in possession of alcohol. 

The Tewksbury Police were called to the area of the Heath Brook Elementary School and Joanne Drive at 12:30 am for a report that a vehicle was tearing up the lawns, streets, and parking lot.  Officers investigated and were able to identify witnesses who helped them locate the vehicle and the suspect.

Merrick was placed into custody. 

Merrick was due to be arraigned at Lowell District Court on November 5, 2018

The Tewksbury Police Department urges any citizens who suspect criminal activity to call the Dispatch Center @ 978-851-7373.  If you wish to remain anonymous please call the Tip Line @ 978-851-0175 or send an email to tewks_detectives@tewksbury-ma.gov .

Al Fresca Ristorante

 

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