Police Logs: March 14 - 16
Ex-roommate shows up and demands money or threatens to steal license plate.
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 9:23 a.m. police took a call of possibly attempts at hacking the computer system of American Plant Maintenance at 95 Terrace Hall Ave, apartment 2. Caller reports that attempts have been made to log into the computer system, some of which have failed. A possible person of interest is a former employee whose job was terminated. No current problems with computer system or inventory. Caller advised to maintain firewall and alert police if access is gained and system is compromised.
- At 11:01 a.m. police responded to a call of malicious damage/vandalism on Harriet Avenue. Caller reported his windshield was broken and there was a hypodermic needle on the ground. Caller did not want to report broken windshield but did ask police to remove the needle from his driveway.
- At 3:15 p.m. police responded to an animal complaint on Corcoran Road. Caller reported a raccoon crossed his lawn and may be ill. Animal was gone prior to officer arrival.
- At 5:55 p.m. police arrested Cheryl Musolino, 51, of 23 Sandy Brook, Burlington on charges of violating an abuse prevention order and on a warrant from another agency.
- At 7:35 p.m. police responded to a call of suspicious persons/activity at Beacon Village, 26 Beacon St. Caller reports two black males were selling televisions door-to-door in the pool area of the complex. Police checked the entire complex and surrounding areas but the men were gone on arrival.
- At 12:50 a.m. a person walked in to the police station to report a past assault at work, Papa Razzi at 2 Wall St. Reporting party reported a physical altercation that happened Sunday, March 13. Incident is under investigation.
- At 6 a.m. police logged a complaint of littering/dumping at AMC Theaters, 20 South Ave. An officer reported that someone has been dumping trash consisting of milk crates and old computer monitors in the area of the overflow parking lot of the cinema.
- At 8:01 a.m. police issued a summons to a Burlington woman on charges of identify fraud and larceny over $250.
- At 10:10 a.m. police responded to a call of malicious damage/vandalism at Carli Convenience Plus, 324 Cambridge St. Caller reported windows in a motor vehicle were broken over night. Apparently a BB was used to shoot out the windows of two vehicles parked at the location.
- At 11:49 a.m. police took a report of a past theft. Caller reported that while she was pumping gas at the Shell station at 140 Cambridge St., someone stole her purse from the front seat of her car. A short while after a white male approached the caller and her husband and returned the purse, saying he saw someone throw it out of the window of a black SUV. $300 in cash was the only thing missing.
- At 4:33 p.m. police took a report of a hit and run accident at Burlington High School. Caller reports her Honda CRV was struck while parked in student parking.
- At 10:08 a.m. police responded to a call of a motor vehicle breaking and entering at Beacon Village. Caller reported his vehicle was broken into through a smashed driver-side window. A GPS unit an a rigid crew gun were reported stolen from the vehicle.
- At 11:54 a.m. police responded to a call from an employee at Bank of America at 112 Mall Road in relation to a suspicious person. Caller reported a white male in his 20s wearing a hat, suit and peacoat was begging patrons for money. Male was gone when police arrived.
- At 2:18 p.m. police arrested Iovanna Tanya, 34, of 127 Eustis St. Apt. 1, Roxbury on the strength of a warrant from another agency. Tanya was arrested after police responded to a call of a domestic in progress on Kimball CT.
- At 3:18 p.m. police responded to a call of a past theft at Sears in the Burlington Mall. Loss prevention reports an employee stole $180 from register. Employment has been terminated and the store to prosecute.
- At 8:20 p.m. police responded to a call of a past theft at Solstice in the Burlington Mall. Manager reported a $300 pair of sunglasses was stolen.
- At 8:52 p.m. police responded to a call of a disturbance on Baron Park Lane. Caller said his ex roommate showed up at his apartment demanding money and threatening to take license plates off of caller's car if he didn't pay up. Police spoke to both parties and ex-roommate claimed he paid for license plates and hasn't been reimbursed. Police informed individuals that is a civil matter and to go to Woburn District Court.