Daily Log 12.16.2018


12/17/2018

Cambridge Police Daily Log: December 16th, 2018

Type #

Date & Time

Info

12/16/2018 09:02

INCIDENT  18008911

SHOPLIFTING BY ASPORTATION c266 S30A

WHITE STREET

Officers responded to a White Street grocery store for a shoplifting report.

12/16/2018 10:21

INCIDENT  18008914

TRAFFIC INVESTIGATIONS

DAY STREET

Officers responded to a motor vehicle crash involving a bicyclist on Massachusetts Avenue at Day Street. The cyclist, who was struck by a car door, was evaluated on scene by ambulance personnel but did not require further medical attention. The vehicle operator was issued a citation for precaution for safety of other travelers.

12/16/2018 10:51

INCIDENT  18008915

LARCENY UNDER $1200 c266 S30(1)

CAMBRIDGE STREET

A resident of Cambridge Street reported three packages recently stolen from her building.

12/16/2018 11:27

INCIDENT  18008917

LARCENY OVER $1200 C266 S30

MASSACHUSETTS AVENUE

A resident of Massachusetts Avenue reported a theft of a backpack which contained a MacBook laptop. The backpack was stolen between approximately 3:30 and 4:00 p.m. on December 14 while the reporting party was moving items into her apartment.

12/16/2018 12:43

INCIDENT  18008920

B&E MV / BOAT NIGHTTIME FOR FELONY C266 S16

WESTERN AVENUE

Officers responded to Western Avenue for a reported breaking and entering to a motor vehicle that occurred between approximately 1:30 p.m. on December 15 and noon on December 16. The reporting party stated that several charging cords, loose change, and a Louis Vuitton purse were taken from the vehicle, which appeared to have been left unlocked.

12/16/2018 15:11

INCIDENT  18008922

LARCENY UNDER $1200 c266 S30(1)

WHITE STREET

A resident of Somerville reported that his wife’s wallet was stolen from her purse while she was inside a Porter Square business. Security video captured a possible suspect concealing the wallet and leaving the store with it at approximately 1:30 p.m.

12/16/2018 15:46

INCIDENT  18008923

THREAT TO COMMIT CRIME c275 S2

MASSACHUSETTS AVENUE

A manager at a Massachusetts Avenue business reported a known party made threats to her while shoplifting at the store.

12/16/2018 23:05

INCIDENT  18008930

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY +$1200, MALICIOUS C266 S12

MASSACHUSETTS AVENUE

Michael Carter, 42, 235 Revere Street in Revere, was placed under arrest for Malicious Damage to a Motor Vehicle after kicking a police cruiser twice and denting the rear door.

Cambridge Police Daily Log: December 15th, 2018

Type #

Date & Time

Info

12/15/2018 00:32

INCIDENT  18008884

OUI-LIQUOR C90 S24

GARDEN STREET

Aida Zejnullahu, 37, 5 Concord Avenue in Cambridge, was placed under arrest for Operating a Motor Vehicle Under the Influence of Liquor and Unlicensed Operation of a Motor Vehicle.

12/15/2018 01:44

INCIDENT  18008886

TELEPHONE CALLS, ANNOYING c269 S14A

MAIN STREET

An employee of a Cambridge business reported that her restaurant had been receiving annoying/harassing telephone calls from unknown persons.

12/15/2018 08:20

INCIDENT  18008889

LICENSE SUSPENDED/REVOKED, OP MV WITH C90 S23

MASSACHUSETTS AVENUE

A resident of Mattapan was summonsed to court for Operating a Motor Vehicle With License Suspended.

12/15/2018 09:03

INCIDENT  18008890

A&B c265 S13A

WINTHROP STREET

Officers responded to Winthrop Street for a report of an assault and battery. The victim stated that a male suspect he has seen around the city punched him in the face after an argument.

12/15/2018 10:27

ARREST  18008891

WARRANT ARREST REPORT

GARDEN STREET

Gavin Wright, 20, 85 Jackson Circle in Cambridge, was placed under arrest on a warrant out of Cambridge District Court for Threat to Commit Crime.

12/15/2018 11:05

INCIDENT  18008892

LARCENY UNDER $1200 c266 S30(1)

RICHDALE AVENUE

A resident of Richdale Avenue reported his blue Specialized 170 bicycle stolen. The bicycle was last seen on December 8 in the storage area of the reporting party’s building.

12/15/2018 11:39

INCIDENT  18008897

DISORDERLY CONDUCT c272 S53

MASSACHUSETTS AVENUE

Officers responded to Harvard Square for a report of a group making threats inside a Massachusetts Avenue establishment. Upon being located by officers, one suspect fled abruptly across four lanes of heavy traffic on Massachusetts Avenue, leading officers on a foot pursuit and causing traffic to come to a complete halt. Warren Martinez, 24, 1 Church Street in Cambridge, was placed under arrest for Disorderly Conduct.

12/15/2018 12:07

INCIDENT  18008894

LARCENY UNDER $1200 c266 S30(1)

HARVARD STREET

A resident of Harvard Street reported that a package was stolen from the vestibule of his building on September 23.

12/15/2018 12:11

INCIDENT  18008895

DISORDERLY CONDUCT c272 S53

MASSACHUSETTS AVENUE

A male suspect who had reportedly threatened staff members of a Massachusetts Avenue establishment was observed walking through traffic, shouting aggressive remarks at nearby pedestrians, and creating a public nuisance while refusing to obey police orders to cease his behavior. Parrish Jones, 21, homeless, was placed under arrest for Disorderly Conduct.

12/15/2018 12:19

INCIDENT  18008896

THREAT TO COMMIT CRIME c275 S2

MASSACHUSETTS AVENUE

Officers responded to a Massachusetts Avenue establishment for a report of threats made against a manager of the business.

12/15/2018 12:46

INCIDENT  18008898

LARCENY UNDER $1200 BY SINGLE SCHEME c266 S30(1)

MEMORIAL DRIVE

A resident of Watertown reported her purse stolen from a coffee shop on Memorial Drive at approximately 10:00 a.m. The purse is described as a gray Kate Spade bag containing a driver’s license, debit and credit cards, and $20 in cash.

12/15/2018 12:51

INCIDENT  18008899

LARCENY UNDER $1200 c266 S30(1)

MASSACHUSETTS AVENUE

A resident of Woburn reported her wallet stolen from a Central Square establishment between 5:30 and 7:30 p.m. on December 14. The wallet contained a driver’s license, debit and credit cards, $85 in cash, and $100 in gift cards. The reporting party has received a notification of an attempted use of her debit card.

12/15/2018 12:51

INCIDENT  18008900

LEAVE SCENE OF PROPERTY DAMAGE c90 S24

HARVEY STREET

A resident of Cambridge reported that his vehicle was damaged in a hit and run outside his Harvey Street home between approximately 10:00 p.m. on December 14 and 12:50 p.m. on December 15. The driver’s side of the vehicle sustained heavy damage. Two notes were left on the vehicle, one from a possible suspect with minimal information and one from a witness to the crash.

12/15/2018 14:18

INCIDENT  18008901

LEAVE SCENE OF PROPERTY DAMAGE c90 S24

GROZIER ROAD

A resident of Cambridge reported that her vehicle was damaged by an unknown driver who did not leave their information. The vehicle was struck while parked on Grozier Road between approximately 1:00 p.m. on December 12 and 2:10 p.m. on December 15.

12/15/2018 15:07

INCIDENT  18008902

LEAVE SCENE OF PROPERTY DAMAGE c90 S24

MASSACHUSETTS AVENUE

A resident of Connecticut reported that her vehicle was struck in traffic by a box truck which ran a red light as it fled. The crash occurred at approximately 11:38 p.m. on December 14. The reporting party was working for a rideshare service at the time and had several rideshare passengers in the vehicle who witnessed the crash. No injuries were reported.

12/15/2018 17:17

INCIDENT  18008904

SHOPLIFTING $250+ BY ASPORTATION c266 S30A

MASSACHUSETTS AVENUE

Officers responded to a Central Square business for a report of a shoplifting. Two suspects removed a Microsoft Xbox gaming console from the store without offering payment.

12/15/2018 19:15

INCIDENT  18008905

LARCENY UNDER $1200 c266 S30(1)

MAGAZINE STREET

Officers responded to a Magazine Street establishment for a report of a stolen bag. The reporting party stated that the bag contained his two handicap parking placards, a small amount of cash, his identification, and various other personal items.  

12/15/2018 21:18

INCIDENT  18008907

SHOPLIFTING BY ASPORTATION c266 S30A

MASSACHUSETTS AVENUE

Officers at the Central Square Substation were notified of a disturbance at a nearby store. Following a search, Donald Gallo, 39, 240 Albany Street in Cambridge, was located and placed under arrest for Shoplifting by Asportation and Assault and Battery on a Public Employee.

Cambridge Police Daily Log: December 14th, 2018

Type #

Date & Time

Info

12/14/2018 10:34

INCIDENT  18008858

MASSACHUSETTS AVENUE

A business in Cambridge received a shooting threat from a known suspect. The investigation is ongoing.

12/14/2018 10:36

INCIDENT  18008860

BOMB CHEM OR BIO THREAT, FALSE C269 S14

THIRD STREET

Explosive Ordnance Disposal responded to a Third Street business for a reported bomb threat made via email. This email has been sent to a large number of other companies around the country. There were no suspicious items found on the premises and the threat was determined to be false.

12/14/2018 11:01

INCIDENT  18008859

IDENTITY FRAUD

BOLTON STREET

A resident of Cambridge reported documents were forged in her name with the Registry of Motor Vehicles and she is now unable to register and insure her vehicle due to this fraud.

12/14/2018 11:39

INCIDENT  18008861

BOMB CHEM OR BIO THREAT, FALSE C269 S14

BROADWAY

An unknown threat was made via social media regarding possible bombs being placed around Cambridge.

12/14/2018 12:24

INCIDENT  18008862

BY-LAW OR ORDINANCE VIOLATION DRINKING OR POSSESSI

MASSACHUSETTS AVENUE

Two female residents of Cambridge were summonsed to court for drinking alcohol in public in Central Square after previous warnings.

12/14/2018 13:59

INCIDENT  18008866

SUSPICIOUS PACKAGE / EOD INVESTIGATION

FOWLER STREET

Explosive Ordnance Disposal responded to Memorial Drive and Fowler Street for an unattended backpack on the sidewalk. The backpack was cleared with the help of a K-9 and was found to contain tools and a traffic vest.

12/14/2018 15:03

INCIDENT  18008867

LARCENY FROM PERSON c266 S25

ESSEX STREET

Officers responded to a coffee shop on Essex Street for a report of a larceny of a backpack. The backpack is described as a green Jansport and contained a MacBook laptop.

12/14/2018 15:53

INCIDENT  18008868

LEAVE SCENE OF PROPERTY DAMAGE c90 S24

MEMORIAL DRIVE

A resident of Lakeville reported that his vehicle was struck and damaged while parked in a business’ parking lot on Memorial Drive. The hit and run occurred on December 9 between approximately 4:00 and 4:45 p.m.

12/14/2018 16:14

INCIDENT  18008870

LARCENY BY CHECK UNDER $1200 c266 S37 & S30(1)

BROADWAY

Officers responded to a Peabody Terrace residence for a report of a flimflam that occurred at approximately 4:00 p.m. on December 11. The reporting party gave $750 in cash to an unknown suspect who stated he would return the money using an electronic check. The wire transfer never cleared to the reporting party’s account. The suspect is described as a black male around 40 years of age with gray hair and glasses.

12/14/2018 16:25

TRAFFIC  18008869

TRAFFIC INVESTIGATIONS

SOMERVILLE AVENUE

Officers responded to White Street for a report of a two-car motor vehicle crash. Both vehicles were towed for significant damage. One passenger was transported to the hospital via ambulance for chest pain.

12/14/2018 17:30

INCIDENT  18008872

VANDALIZE PROPERTY C266 S126A

BROOKLINE STREET

Officers responded to a Brookline Street residence for a report of vandalism to a bicycle.

12/14/2018 17:41

INCIDENT  18008873

LEAVE SCENE OF PROPERTY DAMAGE c90 S24

CONCORD LANE

Officers responded to Concord Lane for a report of a hit and run causing damage to a parked vehicle.

12/14/2018 17:57

INCIDENT  18008875

THREAT TO COMMIT CRIME c275 S2

CUSHING STREET

A resident of Cambridge reported receiving threats to her work email account.

12/14/2018 18:09

INCIDENT  18008874

ASSAULT W/DANGEROUS WEAPON c265 S15B

MAIN STREET

A taxi driver reported being assaulted with a knife after a road rage incident. The victim asked the suspect to move his vehicle because the suspect was parked in the bike lane and the victim did not want a bicyclist to strike either party’s vehicle. A verbal argument began and the suspect exited his vehicle, then brandished a knife and swung it at the victim. The knife tore the victim’s sweatshirt but did not make contact with his skin. The suspect fled down Main Street towards Central Square. The suspect is described as a dark-skinned male in his mid-forties with a mustache and curly hair. The victim did not require medical treatment.

12/14/2018 19:18

INCIDENT  18008877

LEAVE SCENE OF PROPERTY DAMAGE c90 S24

MASSACHUSETTS AVENUE

A resident of Woburn reported that her vehicle was struck and damaged while parked in a parking lot outside a Central Square business. A witness to the crash left a note on the reporting party’s vehicle with the plate number of the suspect vehicle.

12/14/2018 19:32

INCIDENT  18008882

LARCENY UNDER $1200 c266 S30(1)

LAKEVIEW AVENUE

A resident of Lakeview Avenue reported house keys stolen from her residence.

12/14/2018 19:54

INCIDENT  18008878

LICENSE SUSPENDED/REVOKED, OP MV WITH C90 S23

BROADWAY

A resident of Medford was summonsed to court for Operating a Motor Vehicle With License Suspended and issued a citation for No Inspection Sticker.

12/14/2018 20:53

INCIDENT  18008880

LEAVE SCENE OF PROPERTY DAMAGE c90 S24

HAMPSHIRE STREET

Starlone Oliveira, 27, 93 Hook Street in Allston, was placed under arrest for Unlicensed Operation of a Motor Vehicle and Leaving the Scene of Property Damage. Oliveira struck and damaged another vehicle in traffic while driving on Prospect Street, fled towards Central Square, and was stopped further down Prospect Street a short while after the crash.

12/14/2018 22:44

INCIDENT  18008883

MOTOR VEH, MALICIOUS DAMAGE TO c266 S28

SCIARAPPA STREET

Officers responded to Sciarappa Street for a report of a male suspect walking down the street and damaging the side view mirrors on parked vehicles. The suspect was described as a white male with a Santa hat hanging from his back pocket, and officers soon located an individual matching this description on nearby Binney Street. William Kleschinsky, 27, 232 North Road in Bedford, was placed under arrest for twenty-four counts of Malicious Damage to a Motor Vehicle after it was determined that the side view mirrors of twenty-four separate vehicles had been damaged in the incident.

 

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