Wellesley Police Log for 5/12/19-5/19/19
On May 17, 2019 at 2:21 a.m. Officer DeBernardi was assisting another officer on a motor vehicle stop when he conducted a random query of a Chrysler sedan’s registration which showed that the registered owner’s license was suspended. He stopped the vehicle and spoke with the operator and owner. He was aware that his license was suspended. He was taken into custody, transported to the station, booked in the usual manner, afforded all rights and held on $300 bail.
On May 13, 2019 at 1:30 p.m. Officer Dennehy spoke to a female reporting party about a wallet she lost. She believed the wallet was left in an Uber and was lost somewhere between Boston and Brookline. She wanted to notify the police department in case any of her credit cards in her wallet were used fraudulently.
On May 14, 2019 at 3:52 p.m. Officer J. Popovski was dispatched to Washington Street at Cliff Road for an altercation on a school bus between two students. The argument began over a social media account. One student became agitated by another student viewing their social media account on the bus and began yelling things at the other student and striking the student. The incident will be investigated and handled by the school department.
On May 13, 2019 at 7:04 p.m. Detective McLaughlin spoke to a female reporting party about an attempted fraud scheme where she was offered money to take a survey. The reporting party received a check for an amount larger than the payment for the survey and was asked to return the excess funds. She believes it is a scam. The report is incomplete at this time and no further information is available.
On May 14, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. Officer Shore was working a construction detail on Washington Street near Weston Road when he observed a Volkswagen strike another vehicle and continue driving. Officer Shore notified Officer Wagner who was on patrol in the area. Officer Wagner located the vehicle and stopped it. He spoke with the operator who was aware that she had struck the other vehicle but stated she didn’t know what to do so she kept driving. The operator will be summonsed to Dedham District Court for Leaving the Scene of a Property Damage Accident.
On May 15, 2019 at 8:07 p.m. several officers were dispatched to a business on Worcester Street for a possible breaking and entering into the building. Officers noticed that one of the office suites had damage to the door and appeared that someone may have forced entry into the office. Officers checked the office and did not notice anything out of place. On May 16th employees from the business that was broken into came to the police station to speak with Officer Popovski and