Police Log: A Smashed Convenience Store Window, Drugs at the Hospital
The following information was provided by the Concord Police Department. An arrest does not indicate a conviction.
Monday, Dec. 24
12:38 a.m. – Police responded to a report of a woman driving into the glass front door of the 7-Eleven on Main Street. The vehicle’s driver, Natasha Van Putten, 20, of 462 Hayward Mill Road, Concord, was arrested and charged with operating under the influence of liquor, two counts of possession of a Class E substance, negligent operation of a motor vehicle and failure to use care in stopping.
2:55 a.m. – Sudbury Police relayed a report of a motor vehicle striking a deer at the Concord/Sudbury line on Route 117.
10:37 a.m. – As a result of a motor vehicle accident in the area of Cottage and Main streets, a Littleton woman was summonsed for unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and failure to use care in stopping, starting, turning or backing.
12:51 p.m. – A man came into the station to report a hit-and-run accident that occurred at the Chang An restaurant parking lot the previous day.
4:33 p.m. – Police responded to a report of a motor vehicle swerving between lanes on Route 2 west at Crosby’s Corner, but the vehicle was gone on arrival.
6:27 p.m. – A 911 caller reported being involved in a minor traffic collision on Nancy Road. Police responded to the scene and assisted with a paperwork exchange.
11:01 p.m. – A Monument Street resident reported fireworks being shot off in the area. Police checked the area, but were unable to locate any fireworks.
11:31 p.m. – The emergency room at Emerson Hospital requested assistance with a combative patient. Police provided transport for the involved individual and his wife to Maynard.
Tuesday, Dec. 25
8:59 a.m. – A Highway Department employee reported two loose dogs running around Main Street and MacArthur Road. The dogs were returned to their home on Main Street.
12:13 p.m. – Emerson Hospital security requested assistance with an unruly patient near the main entrance. The patient was discharged with no issues.
4:55 p.m. – An Old Marlboro Road resident called to complain about someone banging on the door and then leaving the area.
7:32 p.m. – A Concord man called to complain about a barking dog in the area of Cottage and Crest streets.
10:44 p.m. – A 911 call came in from Westford Road complaining about a loud party with a bonfire across the street. The responding officer reported the loud music was turned off and the so-called “bonfire” was in a fire pit and under control.
11:52 p.m. – Police responded to a 911 call from a patient at Emerson Hospital who was emotionally distraught and seeking a ride back to a group home in a neighboring town. Security confirmed the patient was OK.
Wednesday, Dec. 26
4:15 a.m. – As a result of a motor vehicle accident on Route 2 near Crosby’s Corner, a Lexington resident was summonsed for leaving the scene of property damage, marked lanes violation and reckless operation of a motor vehicle.
6:54 a.m. – Police responded to a reported possible incident of a person impersonating a police officer and pulling over another motorist around Route 2.
8:44 a.m. – A Spring road resident reported an envelope of money was stolen sometime within the past 30 minutes.
1:15 p.m. – An Elsinore Street resident reported an unknown black dog was on her property, saying it was an ongoing issue.
1:30 p.m. – Carlisle Police reported a 2001 Chevy Malibu was operating erratically on Lowell Road heading inbound from Carlisle. Police checked the area, but did not locate the motor vehicle in question.
2:51 p.m. – An Indian Spring Road resident reported a solicitor in the area. Police checked the area, but the solicitor was gone on arrival.
3:12 p.m. – Police responded to a report of a motor vehicle parked blocking access to the parking lot behind Fritz & Gigi. The responding officer was unable to locate the vehicle’s owner, so a tow company came to remove the car, as multiple vehicles were unable to exit the lot.
6:18 p.m. – A woman walked into the station requesting to speak with an officer regarding a custody issue between her and her ex-husband.
Thursday, Dec. 27
12:10 a.m. – Emerson Hospital security requested an officer respond to the hospital to take possession of drugs found at the facility.
9:23 a.m. – A woman called from work in Boston to report her pregnant daughter called from Stow Street to say she was being verbally abused by her bother and wanted him out of the house. Police responded to the scene and the brother let without incident.
3:28 p.m. – A Park Lane resident reported a green girls Explorer bicycle with two flat tires was left on her property three days prior.
6:41 p.m. – Police responded to a reported motor vehicle accident in the area of Heywood and Walden streets and assisted with a paperwork exchange.
9:32 p.m. – Police responded to a report of suspicious activity near the Concord Professional Building and spoke with a man who said he was driving around looking for things left out by people, such as television sets.
9:55 p.m. – As a result of a motor vehicle accident near Walden Pond, a Waltham man was summonsed for unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and marked lanes violation.