Police Logs: Driver Heads on Lawn and Damages Mailbox, Noise Complaint Leads to Assault
Burlington Police Department logs from July 1 to 3.
Following are excerpts from the Burlington Police Department log. Note that this is a sampling of activity in the log, not a complete account. We report all arrests included in the daily police log.
- At 12:48 an off-duty officer reported observing littering on Wildwood Lane. The motor vehicle in question was stopped and the passenger admitted to littering and agreed to clean up the trash. Passenger advised that if litter was not removed further action would be taken.
- At 3:01 a.m. a caller from Hillside Avenue reported being attacked by a female neighbor after asking residents to quiet down during a party. Police advised parties of criminal complaint procedure. Police report said attack was the result of what appears to be a noise complaint as well as pre-existing tension/issues between those involved.
- At 12:19 p.m. a Guild Road resident reported having a verbal argument with a contractor she hired to install hardwood flooring in her home. She stated she was not satisfied with the quality of work and refused to pay and he responded he would take her to court. Resident refused to give contact information of contractor to police.
- At 3:42 p.m. a Carter Road resident reported it appeared someone drove across their lawn and damaged their mailbox, knocking it down.
- At 6:14 p.m. a Winn Street resident reported an ongoing issue with her neighbor and that on this day her neighbor sprayed her with a hose. On going civil matter concerning dispute over trees and bushes.
- At 8:16 a.m. a Hillsdale Avenue caller reported vinyl siding had been stolen from her house. At 10:21 a.m. a caller from 25 Corporate Drive reported that when he returned to his office he noticed the conference light was on. He entered and the light went off and someone exited the back door. No forced entry made.
- At 1:21 p.m. a caller from Chateau Restaurant reported her vehicle was struck in a hit-and-run accident. Police report states there was heavy damage to the left rear quarter panel.
- At 1:31 p.m. police placed a Burlington resident in protective custody.
- At 1:48 p.m. a caller from Patriot Glass reported that a 5-foot piece of copper tubing had been cut of an air conditioner located at the side of the building.
- At 2:50 p.m. Macy's loss prevention reported detaining a juvenile male shoplifters. Police located the child's parents. Store to handle.
- At 5:29 p.m. Lord & Taylor loss prevention reported a male party attempting to break into a motor vehicle.
- At 8:27 p.m. a Wilmington Road caller reported that she had obtained a restraining order against her ex-boyfriend that morning and he was still sending her text messages. Police contacted male and advised him not to call again and to stay away from her.
- At 12:15 a.m. a Peach Orchard Road caller reported the occupant of a passing motor vehicle threw an object out the window, striking a parked car. Police checked area but vehicle was gone on arrival.
- At 10:38 a.m. police noticed that three signs were missing along Cambridge Street advising "left lane must turn." Mass DoT notified.
- At 1:34 p.m. a caller from Roche Brothers reported that someone stole his wedding ring, valued at $3,300, after he accidentally left it in the restroom.
- At 2:17 p.m. a Blanchard Road caller reported that her car was keyed and gasoline was poured on it.
- At 3:48 p.m. Abercrombie & Fitch loss prevention reports a theft from the store but caller was unable to determine amount of items taken.