Wellesley, Mass., police log for the week of Oct. 7-11:
On October 9, 2019 at 2:50 p.m. Officer Shore was conducting traffic enforcement on Wellesley Avenue when he observed an Infinti sedan which he had previously stopped on October 4th for motor vehicle violations. He stopped the vehicle and spoke with the operator, and requested his license and registration. 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 released on $250 bail.
On October 9, 2019 at 6:51 p.m. Officer Griffin was on patrol on Worcester Street near Standish Road when he observed a Chevrolet pickup truck that was weaving within its lane of travel and the driver’s side tires crossed over the yellow line. Officer Griffin stopped the vehicle and spoke with the operator, and noticed a strong odor of an alcoholic beverages emanating from the vehicle and the operator’s person. He also noticed that the driver’s eyes were blood shot, his eyes lids were droopy and his speech was slurred. Officer Griffin asked for his identification and the driver indicated he did not have a driver’s license. He was provided the opportunity to take some reasonable tests of balance and coordination to determine if he was able to safely operate a motor vehicle. He was unable to successfully pass these tests. He was taken into custody, transported to the station and afforded all rights. He refused to complete the booking process and was ordered held without bail until he completed the booking process after which he was transported to Dedham District Court.
On October 7, 2019 at 1:58 p.m. Officer Harris spoke with a female reporting party about possible check fraud. She stated that she was notified that a check she had mailed in September had not arrived at its destination. She realized that the check was initially written in the amount of $179.88 and when it was cashed by an unknown individual it was made out in the amount of $4,924.03. The reporting party had mailed the check to the intended recipient in early September. The incident is under investigation.
On October 7, 2019 at 4:46 p.m. Officer Wall spoke with a reporting party from a business on Weston Road who stated that he received a notification that his credit card had been used a short while before. The reporting party was reviewing the security footage with the business owner when Officer Wall arrived. The security footage showed a male party enter the store at approximately 3:59 p.m. wearing a white and black baseball cap, grey zip up hooded sweatshirts, sunglasses, jeans and holding a brown backpack. The owner of the credit card stated having last had the credit card in possession about one week prior and sometimes leaves a wallet in a vehicle with the vehicle unlocked so it is unknown when or where the credit card may have been taken. Officer Wall is investigating
On October 8, 2019 at 9:08 a.m. Officer Harris was dispatched to the Worcester Street at Westminster Circle for a report of a vehicle with two flat tires. He spoke with a male reporting party who stated the metal plates on