A Mountwood Explosion and Verbal Abuse

The following is an excerpt from the Swampscott Police logs. Where charges are mentioned it does not indicate a conviction.

Tuesday, Nov. 27

  • At 12:08 p.m., a resident reported a loud explosion. A police officer learned that a utility pole was struck at 67 Mountwood. Police learned a resident had observed a motor vehicle leave the area. Verizon and National Grid were told about the struck pole.
  • At 3:35 p.m., a Cherry Court resident reported that a truck had ripped down power lines from a home. 
  • At 7:37 p.m., a Beach Avenue resident reported a breaking and entering of her vehicle.
  • At 7:42 p.m., a Loring Avenue resident reported an unwanted guest at the apartment. The unwanted guest, a man, left. 

Wednesday, Nov. 28

  • At 9:56 a.m., the School Department requested a well being check for an employee who did not arrive for work. 
  • At 12:11 p.m., police responded to a report of a woman who was banging on car windows at the intersection of Essex Street and the Mall Access Road, asking for money.  An arrest was made. No further information was available.
  • At 6:02 p.m., police advised a man not to jump back and forth across the railroad tracks at the Swampscott Train Station.  

Thursday, Nov. 29

  • At 10:31 a.m., police responded to a report of a hit-and-run at 434 Humphrey St. A parked motor vehicle was reportedly struck. 
  • At 4:52 p.m., police responded to a motor vehicle accident at 90 Humphrey St.

Friday, Nov. 30

  • At 6:53 a.m., a caller in the 200 block of Burrill Street reported that it sounded like someone was throwing furniture in an apartment. The caller requested a well-being check for the apartment's occupant. Police determined it was just loud noises.
  • At 12:29 p.m., an officer assisted the school resource officer serve a no trespassing order to a resistant person at a 1000-block location on Paradise Road.
  • At 7:34 p.m., a past larceny was reported at a 400-block location on Paradise Road.
  • At 7:42 p.m., police responded to a motor vehicle accident at Humphrey Street and Puritan Road. No injury was reported.
  • At 9:10 p.m., Swampscott police performed a breathalyzer on an OUI suspect for Marblehead police.
  • At 11:07 p.m., a Morton Road caller reported her husband was verabally abusing her. The parties were advised of their rights and they declined any action.

For questions about the log, email swampscott@patch.com


More »
Got a question? Something on your mind? Talk to your community, directly.
Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors.What's on your mind?What's on your mind?Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell somethingPost something
See more »