Police Log: A Wrong-Way Prius, an Aggressive Solicitor and More
The following information is provided by the Concord Police Department. An arrest does not indicate a conviction.
Thursday, March 7
1:04 a.m. – An officer radioed in to report checking on a vehicle in the Keyes Road parking lot. The motorist reportedly had just stopped to rest and left on her way.
10:27 a.m. – A 911 caller reported a blue car, possibly a Prius, was traveling on the wrong side of the road toward her on Main Street near the Acton line. The caller was unable to provide a license plate or description of the driver beyond saying he was an older man.
1:40 p.m. – An Everett Gardens resident reported a motor vehicle was parked on the sidewalk near her home. The responding officer issued a courtesy ticket to the vehicle and spoke with its owner.
1:57 p.m. – As a result of a motor vehicle stop in the area of Route 2 west and Walden Street, a Connecticut man was cited for operating with a suspended/revoked registration, uninsured motor vehicle and unregistered motor vehicle.
4:01 p.m. – A Monument Street resident came into the station to report her license plate was lost.
8:59 p.m. – Police responded to an alarm activation at the West Concord Supermarket on Commonwealth Avenue.
10:05 p.m. – Police responded to a report of suspicious activity on Old Bedford Road, where a resident received a phone call from a man claiming to be collecting donations for injured veterans, who also said he would be coming by around 9:30 a.m. the following morning.
10:49 p.m. – Officers investigated a reported motor vehicle accident after a Lindsay Pond Road resident reported a vehicle appeared to have struck a tree on his property and was subsequently abandoned. Police requested a tow to the scene and contacted the vehicle’s operator, who was at her boyfriend’s house in Billerica.