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. An arrest does not indicate a conviction.
- At 4:30 a.m. a Arboretum Way caller reported a black Cadillac Escalade followed her from the highway to her apartment building and continued to drive through the lots of the parking complex. Police checked the area but did not see any vehicle matching the description in the lot.
- At 4:47 a.m. a Peach Orchard Road caller reported a suspicious person. According to the log police found gloves, boots and winter hat made to look like a person stuck in the snow (snowman?). Spray paint and sticks also used.
- At 9:48 a.m. police issued a summons to a Chelmsford man on a charge of assault and battery. Summons issued after a caller from Homestead Studio Suites reported being assaulted by an employee the night before.
- At 1:12 p.m. a Locust Street resident reported receiving phone calls from an unknown person who said her son owes money.
- At 1:31 p.m. a College Road caller reported the past theft of jewelry. Theft occurred sometimes since October of last year.
- At 12:33 a Mildred Road caller reported misuse of a credit card. Resident said she was contacted by Chase Manhattan for two reports of fraudulent charges of $98 and $99 at Staples.
- At 2:42 p.m. a Carey Avenue caller reported a raccoon in her yard. Animal was gone when police arrived. Resident advised to call again if it returns.
- At 5:15 p.m. police arrested a Burlington woman on a warrant from another agency. Same arrested after a Muller Road caller reported a female running down the road screaming someone is trying to kill her and that the person had a gun.
- At 5:41 p.m. a caller at the Shell Station on Cambridge Street reported someone back into her car and drove away.
- At 7:10 p.m. police placed a homeless man into protective custody. Arrest made after a caller from Olde Towne Liquors reported an extremely intoxicated and possibly suicidal male in the store.
- At 10:31 p.m. an out-of-state caller reported to police that they are being harassed by a Burlington resident. Police advised the resident of the possible ramifications of continued harassment.
- At 11:24 p.m. police issued a summons to a Woburn man on a charge of operating a motor vehicle in violation of a license restriction.