Wellesley Police Arrest and Incident Log 04/01/19 – 04/07/19
On April 3, 2019 at 2:25 p.m. Officer Cunningham was conducting traffic enforcement on Worcester Street when he noticed a Ford dump truck with a commercial registration that was not displaying the name of the business or the US Department of Transportation Number. He stopped the vehicle and spoke with the operator, who provided a Maryland driver’s license. A query of his information showed that his right to operate in Massachusetts was suspended. He was taken into custody, transported to the station, booked in the usual manner, afforded all rights and later released on $150 bail.
On April 6, 2019 at 2:47 p.m. Officer Cunningham was traveling on Worcester Street by Rockland Street when he noticed a Honda sedan traveling in front of his vehicle. He conducted a random query of the vehicle’s registration which showed that the registration was cancelled. He stopped the vehicle and spoke with the operator. A query of his information showed that his license was suspended. He was taken into custody, transported to the station, booked in the usual manner, afforded all rights and later released on $300 bail.
On April 7, 2019 at 4:46 p.m. Officer Keenan was on patrol on Worcester Street when he observed a Dodge SUV and observed that the operator was wearing a set of headphones covering both ears. He conducted a query of the vehicle’s registration which showed it had failed inspection in December 2018. He stopped the vehicle on Worcester Street near Mansfield Road. He spoke with the operator, and requested his license and registration. A query of his information showed that his license was revoked due to him being a Habitual Traffic Offender. While conducting an inventory of the contents of the vehicle per departmental policy Officer Keenan located a piece of paper folded in a way that appeared to be narcotics packaging. The paper contained a white crystalline substance. He also located a large plastic baggy containing a white powdery substance, 2 measuring scales and another plastic baggy containing a white crystalline substance. He was taken into custody, transported to the station, booked in the usual manner, afforded all rights and later released on $10,000 bail.
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On April 1, 2019 at 12:12 p.m. Officer Kane spoke with a female party who owns a gym on Washington Street. The reporting party stated that a customer had been emailing the business to set up an appointment with a personal trainer and then would not show up for the appointments. She stated about 3 months ago the male party showed up without an appointment and stated that he did not wish to work with a trainer but wanted to watch others as they worked
out. He was asked to leave the business and initially refused to do so, but eventually left after several requests. This made the employees feel uncomfortable and they asked the reporting party to not allow the male party to return to the business. She was advised of the process of sending a no trespass order to the individual.
On April 2, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. Officer DeBernardi spoke with a female party at the police station about someone fraudulently using her credit cards. She stated she had inadvertently left her wallet in a restaurant on March 29, 2019 in Hingham. She stated she later called the restaurant and they advised her that her wallet was not turned in to the restaurant staff. Her wallet contained several credit cards, 3 of which were used at various stores in Braintree and Burlington. There were over $3,000 in attempted transactions. Some were declined and some were approved. Officer DeBernardi is investigating.
On April 5, 2019 at 3:00 a.m. officers were dispatched to the area of Forest Street and Allen road for a report of a utility pole and power line down in the roadway. Officers responded and located a heavily damaged Hyundai Sante Fe on the front lawn of a residence on Allen Road. The operator was not present with the vehicle. While responding to the incident Sgt. Carrasquillo observed a male party running on Washington Street with no shoes on attempting to flag him down. The male party was the operator of the motor vehicle, his eyes were bloodshot and glassy, there was a strong odor of an alcoholic beverage emanating from his breath, he admitted he had consumed alcohol and his speech was slurred and difficult to understand. Due to the significant nature of the crash the male party was transported to the hospital for evaluation. He will be summonsed to Dedham District Court for OUI Liquor, Negligent Operation of a Motor Vehicle, Leaving the Scene of a Property Damage Accident and Marked Lanes Violation.
On April 5, 2019 at 8:32 a.m. Officer Shore spoke with a resident about mail tampering. The report is incomplete at this time and no further information is available.
On April 5, 2019 at 10:48 a.m. Officer Shore spoke with a male reporting party about an employee who may have stolen money from the business. The report is incomplete at this time and no further information is available.
On April 6, 2019 at 11:49 p.m. Officer Fritts spoke with a female reporting party on Grove Street who had returned home after being away a few days and found a mirror that was broken on the floor. There were no signs of forced entry and nothing missing from the residence. After inspecting the mirror Officer Fritts advised the reporting party that it may have fallen off the dresser. The small wooden dowels that were holding it in place did not appear to be strong enough to hold the weight of the mirror.