Norton Police Log: March 24 - 30

The following information was supplied by the Norton Police Department. Where arrests or charges are mentioned, it does not indicate a conviction.

Saturday, March 24
8:52 p.m.: Talbot Drive, assisted the fire department. Cell call from male reporting his wife fell and has a hip injury. He states she recently had a hip replacement. Transported to Sturdy Memorial Hospital.
10:54 p.m.: E. Main Street, assisted the fire department. Easton is out with a possible brush or camp fire and requested to search the area of Newcomb and Red Mill Road to check the Norton side. Small camp fire located. Occupants evicted, fire extinguished.

Sunday, March 25
8:59 a.m.: Cobb Street, vandalism of car. Camper also spray painted.
9:45 a.m.: Woodbine Road, vandalism.
9:46 a.m.: Cobb Street, vandalism. Car tires slashed, camper vandalized.
2:52 p.m.: S. Worcester Street, by-law violation. Several bags dumped on side of road. Made contact with both parties involved; trash removed and spoke to property owner.
5:29 p.m.: Barrows Street, vandalism to mulch beds.
9:23 p.m.: Reservoir Street, general disturbance. Report of daughter contacting her due to husband that has attempted to hit her with vehicle and has broken her cell phone in an argument.
9:28 p.m.: N. Worcester Street, drug offense. Report of finding prescription medication in his wife's possession. Inventoried and report taken. Reporting party to follow up at court.
11:01 p.m.: Taunton Avenue, fraud/embezzlement. Caller reports he was online and females stating they were in Nigeria and needed him to send money. Subject advised of internet scams.

Monday, March 26
11:29 p.m.: E. Main Street, suspicious condition. Caller reports suspicious vehicle on the edge of his property unknown description due to darkness. Area search negative.

Tuesday, March 27
7:58 a.m.: N. Worcester Street, general disturbance. Report of a male resident yelling at workers.
12:41 p.m.: E. Main Street, assisted the fire department. Caller reporting a possible illegal burn or brush fire due to smoke and ash in the area. Woods across the street from the Glen on fire. Perimeter knocked down, wet down for approximately one hour.
3:38 p.m.: W. Main Street, harassment/threats.
4:34 p.m.: S. Worcester Street, breaking and entering of a residence. Unsure what, if anything was taken. Pictures to be sent.

Wednesday, March 28
11:05 a.m.: Charles Lane, domestic disturbance.
11:11 a.m.: Norton Glen Road, breaking and entering of a residence.
12:04 p.m.: S. Worcester Street, motor vehicle accident. No injuries.
2:55 p.m.: Taunton Avenue, general disturbance. Caller from DCF reports she was transporting a female in custody when she jumped out of the motor vehicle and got in a green SUV. All cars advised. Attleboro got the motor vehicle and have the female in custody.
5:24 p.m.: Park Lane, harassment/threats.
9:01 p.m.: E. Main Street, minor motor vehicle accident.

Thursday, March 29
5:32 a.m.: Mansfield Avenue, domestic disturbance.
6:25 a.m.: Mansfield Avenue. Police arrested Martha Brush, 52, of Mansfield Avenue, and charged her with assault and battery of a police officer, resisting arrest and disturbing the peace.
2:57 p.m.: Newcomb Street, annoying phone calls, possible fraud attempt.
7:32 p.m.: Mansfield Avenue, motor vehicle accident. Caller reports he was just struck by a motor vehicle while riding his bicycle. Denies needing an ambulance but is requesting an officer.

Friday, March 30
1:32 p.m.: Commerce Way, larceny of upwards of $8,200 from drive at Poland Springs.
5:25 p.m.: W. Main Street, two-car motor vehicle accident. No injuries.
7:20 p.m.: Bay Road, breaking and entering of a residence.
10:59: E. Main Street. Police arrested Michael Patrick Fitzgerald Jr., 17, of Oak Street, and charged him with possession of liquor under the age of 21.

Paul Broderick April 06, 2012 at 05:28 PM
"Friday, March 30 1:32 p.m.: Commerce Way, larceny of upwards of $8,200 from drive at Poland Springs." who, what, when, where, why and how?


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