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Daily Log 7.5.2020


7/6/2020

Cambridge Police Daily Log: July 2-5th, 2020

Type #
Date & Time

Info

07/05/202000:41
INCIDENT 20004221
MISCELLANEOUS MUNIC ORDINANCE/BYLAW VIOL

LEIGHTON ST
A Leighton Street resident was issued a Violation Notice of Municipal Ordinance after police responded for the second time for a noise complaint.

07/05/202003:11
INCIDENT 20004224
STRUCTURE/BUILDING FIRE RESPONSE

HURON AVE
Cambridge Police responded to the Fresh Pond Golf Course for the report of fireworks being set off in the parking lot.

07/05/202003:22
INCIDENT 20004223
ASSAULT W/DANGEROUS WEAPON C265 S15B

ACORN PK
Cambridge Police responded to a reported disturbance involving a group of approximately eight people fighting in the middle of Acorn Park Drive. The incident initially occurred when two Boston men allegedly shot fireworks towards another Boston man and his friends. This upset one of the groups and resulted in a man chasing after the other group’s vehicle. This caused the vehicle to swerve and crash. After the vehicle crashed, Tumerrick Brown, 19, 28 Michigan Avenue in Boston, threw a brick through the driver's side window of the occupied motor vehicle and then threw an open pocket-knife towards the individuals in the motor vehicle. Brown was arrested on scene for Malicious Destruction of Property Over $1,200 for throwing the brick through the vehicle's window and Assault with a Dangerous Weapon for throwing an open knife at two individuals in the car. The two other Boston men are also being summonsed for Assault with a Dangerous Weapon for shooting fireworks at Brown.

07/05/202007:35
INCIDENT 20004225
MISC. REPORT TYPE

TEMPLE ST
Cambridge Police responded to the a Temple Street residence for a neighbor complaint.

07/05/202012:22
INCIDENT 20004227
SHOPLIFTING BY CONCEALING MDSE C266 S30A

WHITE ST
A business reported a shoplifting.

07/05/202013:55
INCIDENT 20004228
MISC. REPORT TYPE

PILGRIM ST
Police responded to Pilgrim Street for a report of person attempting to steal a bicycle.

07/05/202014:46
INCIDENT 20004229
A&B ON +60/DISABLED WITH INJURY C265 S13K

ALBANY ST
A resident of Albany Street reported he was assaulted this morning at a shelter by a known suspect as he was preparing for the day.

07/05/202015:00
INCIDENT 20004230
MISC. REPORT TYPE

CAMBRIDGEPARK DR
Cambridge Police, while on proactive patrol at Cambridge Park Drive, located multiple dismantled bicycles. A miscellaneous report was taken.

07/05/202015:15
INCIDENT 20004232
OUI-LIQUOR C90 S24

BINNEY ST
Cambridge Police were dispatched to the area of Binney Street and Fulkerson Street for a report of an erratic operator. Officers located the offending vehicle stopped in the right turn lane at the traffic light on Binney Street at Fulkerson Street. An officer in a marked patrol unit drove past the offending vehicle and observed a large item hanging from the rearview mirror. The operator was also watching what appeared to be a video on his cell phone which was mounted on the center dash. The officer then turned around and positioned his marked unit behind the offending vehicle and activated his overhead lights in order to effect a motor vehicle stop for impeded operation. At this point, the traffic light changed to green and the offending vehicle made a left turn from the right turn only lane onto Fulkerson Street. The officer followed the vehicle with lights and sirens activated as it continued on Fulkerson Street. The vehicle then turned onto Rogers Street and continued towards Sixth Street. It should be noted that the driver was observed making a furtive movement towards the center of the vehicle as it traveled on Rogers Street. The vehicle finally stopped as it reached the Cambridge Police Station on the corner of Rogers and Sixth Street. Officers cautiously approached and made contact with the driver who was identified as Victor Tobar-Jimenez, 41, 10 Lamson Court in East Boston. Officers observed 12 full bottles and one empty bottle of beer on the floorboard of the rear seat through a partially opened rear window. Tobar-Jimenez admitted to having consumed 2 beers. After administering standardized field sobriety tests and Tobar-Jimenez performed poorly, he was taken into custody and charged with OUI-Liquor, Marked Lanes Violation, No Possession of a License, Drinking Alcohol in a Motor Vehicle from an Open Container, and Unsafe Operation of a Motor Vehicle.

07/05/202015:41
INCIDENT 20004231
SHOPLIFTING BY ASPORTATION C266 S30A

WHITE ST
An employee reported an unknown black male stole an air purifier out of a store in the Porter Square area.

07/05/202016:32
INCIDENT 20004233
IDENTITY FRAUD

FAYERWEATHER ST
A resident of Fayerweather Street reports that an unknown person(s) used her information and filed for unemployment benefits. They have since placed a fraud alert with the Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance.

07/05/202017:05
INCIDENT 20004234
REGISTRATION SUSPENDED / REVOKED, OP MV WITH C90

WESTERN AVE
Cambridge Police conducted a motor vehicle stop on Western Avenue. As a result of the stop, a Boston resident will be summonsed to Cambridge District Court for Operating a Motor Vehicle with a Revoked Registration, Operating an Uninsured Motor Vehicle and Manipulating a Cell Phone While Operating a Motor Vehicle.

07/05/202017:51
INCIDENT 20004235
A&B C265 S13A

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
Cambridge Police responded to Central Square for a past assault.

07/05/202019:06
INCIDENT 20004238
MISC. REPORT TYPE

FAWCETT ST
Cambridge Police responded to a Fawcett Street address for a check person request.

07/05/202019:30
INCIDENT 20004237
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

VASSAL LN
A resident of Vassal Lane reports that their child’s razor scooter, valued at $50, was stolen from the rear porch of the residence. It was last seen on June 21.

07/05/202020:23
INCIDENT 20004240
CRIMINAL HARASSMENT

FAWCETT ST
A resident of Fawcett Street reports being harassed via social media. This has been going on and off for the past two and half years.

07/05/202022:11
INCIDENT 20004241
A&B ON +60/DISABLED C265 S13K F

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
Cambridge Police received a report of an assault in progress in the area of Massachusetts Avenue and Pearl Street. As a result of a subsequent investigation, Richard Payne, 45, 240 Albany Street in Cambridge, was placed under arrest for Assault and Battery by Means of a Dangerous Weapon (metal crutch), Assault and Battery on a Disabled Person and Witness Intimidation.

07/05/202022:52
INCIDENT 20004242
UNLICENSED OPERATION OF MV C90 S10

MEMORIAL DR
Cambridge Police responded to a parking lot located off the 700 block of Memorial Drive for someone who heard a loud crash and screams. Further investigation revealed a Cambridge resident crash his motor vehicle into a fence and was operating without a license. He is being summonsed for Unlicensed Operation of a Motor Vehicle.

07/04/202008:07
INCIDENT 20004206
SHOPLIFTING BY ASPORTATION C266 S30A

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
Cambridge Police responded to a pharmacy for a report of a shoplifting in progress.

07/04/202010:21
INCIDENT 20004207
TRESPASS C266 S120

DOVER ST
Cambridge Police took a report for trespassing.

07/04/202013:57
INCIDENT 20004208
CRIMINAL HARASSMENT

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
Cambridge Police took a report for harassment.

07/04/202014:30
INCIDENT 20004209
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

HINGHAM ST
A resident of Hingham Street reports that their child' s custom road bike was stolen. The bike was locked and it was last seen on 7/3/2020 at around 12p. The value of the bike was around $450.

07/04/202015:55
INCIDENT 20004210
STRUCTURE/BUILDING FIRE RESPONSE

CLIFTON PLACE
Cambridge Police assisted Cambridge Fire Department for visible odor of smoke coming from Clifton Place. It was determined to be burnt food coming for a stove.

07/04/202016:54
INCIDENT 20004211
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

PEARL ST
A resident of Pearl Street reports that their bike, worth $500, was stolen from their backyard on 7/1/2020 between 8a-8p.

07/04/202017:58
INCIDENT 20004213
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

PILGRIM ST
Two residents of Sidney Street report that they had items stolen from a bike storage area located on Pilgrim Street. One resident reports that their mountain bike worth $650 was taken. The bike was locked via the front tire. The front tire was still secured to the bike pole. The second resident reports their front tire was taken. The tire was worth $150. This happened on 7/4/2020 between 4-5:30 p.m.

07/04/202017:59
INCIDENT 20004212
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

BRATTLE ST
A resident of Arlington reports that her daughters bicycle was stolen while parked at a bike rack on Brattle Street. The bike value was $575.00.

07/04/202019:25
INCIDENT 20004214
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

SHERMAN ST
A resident of Cambridge reports that her bicycle, helmet, and coil lock were stole from her residence’s rear porch.

07/04/202021:59
INCIDENT 20004217
UNFOUNDED REPORT

FRANKLIN ST 1
Cambridge Police responded the area of Franklin Street for possible gunshots. The area was searched and there was no evidence of gunshots. They were believed to be fireworks.

07/04/202022:43
INCIDENT 20004218
ATTEMPT TO COMMIT CRIME C274 S6

ROCKINGHAM ST
Cambridge Police responded to a residence on Rockingham Street to take a report for an Attempted Larceny.

07/04/202023:51
INCIDENT 20004220

BISHOP ALLEN DR
Cambridge Police responded to Bishop Allen Drive and Douglass Street to assist the Massachusetts State Police with a motor vehicle stop. A Cambridge resident was placed under arrest for several firearms-related charges by the Massachusetts State Police as a result of the stop.

07/03/202001:54
INCIDENT 20004181

SHERMAN ST
A resident of Cambridge was summonsed to Cambridge District Court after a motor vehicle stop for a wrong way violation as well as speeding above the posted limit while operating on Massachusetts Avenue. The stop revealed that the driver was operating that motor vehicle while unlicensed. They were charged with one count of unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle.

07/03/202004:32
INCIDENT 20004182
MOTOR VEH, RECEIVE STOLEN C266 S28

MEMORIAL DR
Cambridge Police responded to the area of Memorial Drive for a report of a possible larceny in progress.

07/03/202007:56
INCIDENT 20004183
SHOPLIFTING BY CONCEALING MDSE C266 S30A

WHITE ST
Cambridge Police responded to a pharmacy located at White Street for a shoplifting that occurred.

07/03/202008:19
INCIDENT 20004184
AFFRAY (COMMON LAW)

SHERIDAN ST
A knife was recovered by Officers after a large fight occurred at Lincoln Way. It was taken into evidence.

07/03/202009:45
INCIDENT 20004186
IDENTITY FRAUD

CAMBRIDGE PKWY
A Cambridge Parkway resident filed a report for Identity theft.

07/03/202010:04
INCIDENT 20004185
ASSAULT C265 S13A

FRESH POND PKWY
Cambridge Police took a report for a past assault.

07/03/202014:21
INCIDENT 20004188
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

FRANKLIN ST
A resident of Franklin Street reported her moped battery was stolen.

07/03/202014:23
INCIDENT 20004189

BROADWAY
A Cambridge resident reports that he was a victim of identity fraud, after he received notification that he would be receiving unemployment benefits.

07/03/202014:30
INCIDENT 20004187
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

CENTRE ST
Cambridge Police took a report for a stolen bicycle.

07/03/202016:33
INCIDENT 20004191
ATTEMPT TO COMMIT CRIME C274 S6

GORE ST
A Cambridge resident states that she was called by someone claiming to be from Eversource and this caller demanded money for an overdue electric bill. Eversource confirms that the bill is current and did not contact the resident for payment.

07/03/202016:42
INCIDENT 20004192
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

JFK ST
A Cambridge resident reports her bicycle was stolen from a bike rack from a park on Memorial Drive.

07/03/202016:53
INCIDENT 20004193
THREAT TO COMMIT CRIME C275 S2

WHITTEMORE AVE
A resident reports that a suspect photographed his license plate and threatened to shoot him. The suspect then circled the block and saw the reporting party, stopped and pointed at the reporting party.

07/03/202018:43
INCIDENT 20004195
UNREGISTERED MOTOR VEHICLE * C90 S9

CALLENDER ST
A resident of Cambridge was summonsed for Unregistered Motor Vehicle, Uninsured Motor Vehicle and Attaching Wrong Number Plate after a motor vehicle was observed parked on a public way in the City of Cambridge with number plates attached belonging to a different vehicle.

07/03/202018:43
INCIDENT 20004194
MISC. REPORT TYPE

CHATHAM ST
A Cambridge resident reported receiving a suspicious package in the mail.

07/03/202019:57
INCIDENT 20004198
LEAVE SCENE OF PROPERTY DAMAGE C90 S24

WHITE ST
A Cambridge resident reports that her vehicle was struck while parked in a parking lot in Cambridge.

07/03/202021:10
INCIDENT 20004199
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

FAWCETT ST
A Fawcett Street resident reports that his bicycle was stolen from the bike room at his residence.

07/03/202022:10
INCIDENT 20004200
A&B C265 S13A

ELIOT ST
Cambridge Police Officers responded to a business establishment in Harvard Square for an assault in progress. Upon arrival, the unknown male party had already fled the scene. One male victim denied medical treatment and a report of the incident was documented.

07/02/202009:52
INCIDENT 20004162
IDENTITY FRAUD

INMAN ST
A resident reports being scammed out of its personal information. They stated that they had received an email with regards to a job opportunity out of state. This began on 6/15/20 and since then there have been several email correspondences. Unfortunately, they contacted the company’s HR department and they alerted that this was a scam.

07/02/202010:54
INCIDENT 20004163
MOTOR VEH, MALICIOUS DAMAGE TO C266 S28

BROADWAY
An employee of a concrete company reports that an unknown person(s) smashed the windows of a crane that was parked inside the job site at Binney Street. The employee states that this occurred between 7/1/2020 around 9 p.m. and 7/2/2020 at 6 a.m.

07/02/202011:47
INCIDENT 20004164
IDENTITY FRAUD

THIRD ST
A resident of 3rd Street reports that an unknown person(s) had filed a fraudulent unemployment claim. The victim was alerted by their employer. They have filed a fraud claim with the Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance.

07/02/202012:11
INCIDENT 20004165
LARCENY OVER $1200 C266 S30

CHILD ST
A resident of Cambridge reports that his bicycle was stolen from his apartment storage room.

07/02/202013:54
INCIDENT 20004167
IDENTITY FRAUD

THINGVALLA AVE
A resident of Thingvalla Avenue reports that an unknown person(s) filed for unemployment benefits. They had filed a fraud claim with the Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance.

07/02/202014:28
INCIDENT 20004168
IDENTITY FRAUD

LEE ST
A resident of Lee St, reports that an unknown person(s) filed for unemployment benefits. It has filed a fraud claim with the Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance.

07/02/202016:16
INCIDENT 20004170
MISC. REPORT TYPE

WASHINGTON ST
Cambridge Police responded to a residence at Washington Street for a check person call.

07/02/202016:43
INCIDENT 20004171
TRESPASS C266 S120

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
Cambridge Police summonsed a homeless man from Cambridge for Trespassing in an establishment on Massachusetts Ave.

07/02/202017:52
INCIDENT 20004174
TAGGING PROPERTY C266 S126B

FRANKLIN ST
Cambridge Police responded to a University Park building on Green Street for graffiti.

07/02/202018:22
INCIDENT 20004172
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

ELMER ST
A Cambridge resident reported a larceny on Elmer Street.

07/02/202018:43
ARREST 20004173
WARRANT ARREST REPORT

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
Carl Stanford, 29, 15 Shepton Street in Dorchester, was arrested on warrants out of Brighton District Court.

07/02/202019:24
INCIDENT 20004175
LEAVE SCENE OF PROPERTY DAMAGE C90 S24

RUSSELL ST
A Cambridge resident reported a hit and run on Russell Street.

07/02/202021:41
INCIDENT 20004178
FIREARM, DISCHARGE WITHIN 500 FT OF BLDG C269 S12E

HARVARD ST
Cambridge Police responded to the area of Harvard Street for a report of a ShotSpotter activation, where ballistics evidence was recovered.

07/02/202022:01
INCIDENT 20004179
A&B ON +60/DISABLED WITH INJURY C265 S13K

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
Police were flagged down at Massachusetts Avenue for the report of an assault that occurred.

07/02/202023:15
INCIDENT 20004180

BROADWAY
While working an active crime scene located at Harvard Street, an officer observed a motor vehicle that was wanted out of Somerville for possibly being involved in a shooting in their city that had occurred less than an hour prior. Officers stopped this motor vehicle on Davis Street. Located in the vehicle were three occupants. All occupants were ordered out of the vehicle. A stolen, loaded, high capacity firearm was found on a Justin Ellcock, 24, 74 Howard Street in Cambridge. Also located in the vehicle were two additional firearms. Destiny Banks, 23, 609 Putnam Avenue in Cambridge, who was seated in the rear of the vehicle, will be charged with Possession of a Firearm. Davel Matthews, 23, 75 Columbia Street in Cambridge, who was operating the vehicle, will be charged with Possession of a Firearm. Ellcock will be charged with Possession of a Firearm, Carrying a Loaded Firearm, Possession of a Large Capacity Firearm, Possession of Ammunition without an FID card, Receiving Stolen Property Under $1200.

 

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