Police Log: More Suspicious Activity Around Starmet Site
The following information was provided by the Concord Police Department. An arrest does not indicate a conviction.
Wednesday, Nov. 14
12:02 a.m. – Police responded to a call reporting a possible breaking-and-entering in progress at the Starmet/Nuclear Metals superfund site on Main Street in West Concord. There was a report of two men in the area, at lest one of whom fled on foot to toward the north side of the building and over a pile of pallets and then a fence. Police formed a perimeter and checked the area, but the incident report indicates nothing was found.
8:29 a.m. – An officer radioed in to report an apparent breaking-and-entering to the automatic car wash at Concord Gas sometime after 11 p.m. the previous evening.
8:41 a.m. – A Cambridge Turnpike resident called to report a sliver sedan was parked and blocking the sidewalk. The vehicle, which belonged to a neighbor, had been moved for construction workers and would be moved again to prevent blockage of the sidewalk, the police report said.
8:55 a.m. – Police responded to a report of cameras found on the trails behind the Starmet/Nuclear Metals building on Main Street in West Concord.
9:55 a.m. – A 911 call came in from Newbury Court, which police determined was a misdial from a woman attempting to reach the front desk.
10:41 a.m. – Police responded to a complaint about vehicles parked on both sides of the roadway in the area of Shore Drive and Eaton Street, making it difficult to pass. Contractors working in the area were notified of the complaint, and agreed to move the vehicles, the incident report said.
1:19 p.m. – Emerson Security called to report an intoxicated man just left the ER and was currently in the parking lot. The man reportedly returned to the emergency department for treatment.
1:41 p.m. – An Acton man came into the station to report finding a mountain bicycle on Commonwealth Avenue, behind Concord Park.
2:47 p.m. – Bedford PD reported a green minivan appeared to be stopping abruptly in traffic on Concord Road, heading toward Concord’s Old Bedford Road. Police checked the area, but were unable to locate the vehicle.
3:36 p.m. – Multiple 911 calls came in reporting a young boy was struck by a motor vehicle at Lowell and Barretts Mill Roads. The boy, who was reportedly conscious but bleeding from his head, was transported to Children’s Hospital. The accident allegedly occurred after the boy’s bus driver overshot his stop.
7:35 p.m. – Multiple calls came in reporting a motor vehicle stuck on the railroad tracks on Sudbury Road. One caller advised the vehicle had freed itself, which police confirmed upon arrival at the scene.
10:10 p.m. – Police responded to a report of a deer in the roadway on Route 2 west, near the Lincoln line. The animal was gone on arrival.