Reading Police Log March 15-17, 2024

Reading, MA – Excerpts from the Reading Police and Fire log:

Friday, March 15, 2024

  • 9:02am – Credit card turned in at RPD.
  • 9:06am – Alarm at RMHS.
  • 9:22am – Report of tire tracks on a Summer Avenue island lawn.
  • 10:28am – Person stuck in an elevator at the Fantasia Building on Main Street.
  • 11:37am – Report that tires and rims were stolen and the windows were broken on a vehicle on Elderberry Lane.
  • 1:30pm – Minor vehicle crash on Walkers Brook Drive.
  • 1:45pm – Traffic enforcement on Salem Street.
  • 1:56pm – Traffic enforcement on Heather Drive.
  • 1:59pm – Disabled vehicle on Summer Avenue.
  • 2:17pm – Train gates on Woburn Street are stuck down.
  • 5:24pm – Verbal warning issued for a red light violation on Main Street.
  • 5:47pm – Elderberry Lane resident requests to speak to an officer.
  • 6:03pm – Report of a past dog bite in Washington Park.
  • 6:22pm – Grand Street resident found a wallet in the front yard.
  • 7:09pm – Report of hit and run on South Street.
  • 8:03pm – Erratic vehicle operation reported on Tower Road.
  • 8:11pm – Traffic enforcement on Salem Street.
  • 10:28pm – MSP Danvers requests assistance on Oakland Road.
  • 11:35pm – Report of multiple vehicles driving erratically on Oakland Road.

Saturday, March 16, 2024

  • 12:01pm – Grove Street resident reports that pudding cups were thrown at home sometime last night.
  • 12:09pm – Fire alarm activation at Perfecto’s Cafe on Main Street.
  • 12:18pm – Fire alarm activation at a Rice Road residence.
  • 1:59pm – Traffic lights showing green in both directions at Walkers Brook Drive and New Crossing Road.
  • 2:08pm – Traffic enforcement on Catherine Avenue.
  • 2:08pm – Chapin Avenue resident reports that a medical bed was dumped on property.
  • 2:24pm – Traffic enforcement on Timberneck Drive.
  • 3:13pm – Passerby reports an unlocked front door at a Brande Court building.
  • 3:34pm – Report of a past hit and run at the Burbank YMCA on Arthur B. Lord Drive.
  • 3:45pm – Franklin Street resident reports a sick and mangy fox in the backyard.
  • 4:27pm – Garage CO detector activation at Post Mark Square on Sanborn Street
  • 4:36pm – Debit card found on a Haven Street sidewalk.
  • 4:58pm – Verbal warning issued for a stop sign violation on South Street.
  • 5:00pm – Traffic enforcement on West Street.
  • 5:31pm – Report of a sick and mangy fox on Van Norden Road.
  • 5:47pm – Fire alarm activation at an Annette Lane residence.
  • 6:36pm – Linden Street resident reports a burning odor inside residence.
  • 9:19pm – CO detector activation on Minot Street.
  • 10:43pm – Wakefield Street resident reports a broken glass bottle in front of house.

Sunday, March 17, 2024

  • 1:54am – Text-a-Tip report of a rabid fox on Mill Street.
  • 11:09am – Longfellow Road resident reports harassment.
  • 12:02pm – Report that a barrel with a sign to dump leaves has been placed on Hemlock Road.
  • 1:00pm – Report of a sick raccoon on Crosby Road.
  • 1:02pm – Traffic enforcement on Sanburn Street.
  • 1:18pm – Traffic enforcement on Charles Street.
  • 1:30pm – Report of a sick skunk in a West Street yard..
  • 2:23pm – Investigation of a two-vehicle crash on Oakland Road. No injuries reported.
  • 3:14pm – Report that water is leaking from the second floor at Artis Senior Living on Main Street.
  • 5:07pm – Report that youths are causing a disturbance at a Main Street business.
  • 5:28pm – Text-a-Tip report of loud music on Track Road.
  • 5:37pm – Traffic enforcement on Walkers Brook Drive.
  • 7:24pm – Arrest of one suspect for OUI as the result of a two vehicle crash on Main Street.
  • 10:25pm – Report that multiple vehicles are acting suspiciously on Oakland Road.


arrest date: 03/17/202

DISCLAIMER: This information is public information. An arrest does not constitute a conviction. Any arrested person is innocent until proven guilty.

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