Police Log: Speeding Problems
The following information was provided by the Concord Police Department. An arrest does not indicate a conviction.
Wednesday, March 6
12:16 a.m. – An officer radioed in to report checking on a vehicle stopped at a pump at Concord Gas on Elm Street. According to the incident report, the motorist, an Acton woman, thought the station was open.
2:31 a.m. – An officer radioed in to report checking on a vehicle with New Hampshire plates that was stopped at Route 2 and Baker Avenue Extension. The driver, who had reportedly just stopped to rest, was sent off to a safer area, the incident report said.
6:48 a.m. – Police responded to an alarm activation at the Mass Highway garage on Barretts Mill Road. The responding officer reported the exterior checked secure.
7:41 a.m. – A Border Road resident reported a trash truck speeding down the roadway came “very close” to her as she stood on the side of the street.
8:35 a.m. – A Bayberry Road resident reported there was a deer across the street from his home that could not put weight on one of its rear legs. The animal control officer reported being aware of the animal.
8:40 a.m. – A Pilgrim Road resident came into the station to report the larceny of jewelry from his residence.
9:57 a.m. – As a result of a motor vehicle stop in the area of Route 2 and Sudbury Road, an Acton man was summonsed on charges of operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license, concealing his license plate and unregistered motor vehicle.
11:31 a.m. – Officers investigated a reported motor vehicle accident in the Route 2 rotary involving a town truck and in which the vehicle that allegedly caused the accident left the area heading down Route 2A toward Acton.
1:10 p.m. – A Thornton Lane resident reported an alleged larceny.
3:26 p.m. – An officer radioed in to report observing suspicious activity in the area of Cambridge Trust Company on Main Street.
4 p.m. – A 911 call came in reporting a motor vehicle accident in the area of Elm and River streets in which a vehicle struck a street sign. There were no reported injuries.
7:26 p.m. – A 911 call came in from Central Street reporting a resident’s teenaged brother assaulted their younger sister at their mother’s home. Police responded to the scene and assisted with prevention orders.
10:47 p.m. – An officer reportedly observed a vehicle take off at a high rate of speed on Lexington Road before losing sight of the vehicle. The officer then went to the registered owner’s residence and issued a citation for the speed to the father of the vehicle’s operator, who told police his son had the vehicle, the incident report said.