Wellesley, Mass., police log for the week of Aug. 16-23:
On August 18, 2020 at 9:39 p.m. Officer Griffin was on patrol on Worcester Street near Cedar Street when he observed a Subaru station wagon and conducted a query of the vehicle’s registration. The query showed that there was an active arrest warrant for the registered owner. Officer Griffin stopped the vehicle and spoke with the operator and owner. The warrant was issued by the Framingham District Court for Malicious Destruction of Property, Intimidation of a Witness and Threats to Commit a Crime. He was taken into custody, transported to the station, booked in the usual manner afforded all rights and held on $5,000 bail. While Officer Griffin was speaking to the driver in his vehicle he detected a strong odor of raw marijuana emanating from his vehicle. During the motor vehicle inventory approximately 5 grams of heroin and 15 grams of cocaine were located in a container, more than 1 ounce of marijuana was located in 3 containers and a digital scale.
On August 23, 2020 at 11:05 a.m. Officer Cunningham was dispatched to a residence for a report of a male partying breaking into an apartment. Officer Cunningham located the male party outside of the apartment. He denied breaking into the apartment. The resident and a witness stated that he attempted to remove an air conditioner to gain access to the apartment and then removed a screen from another window and entered the apartment. He was taken into custody, transported to the station, booked in the usual manner, afforded all rights and was later released on personal recognizance.
On August 16, 2020 at 3:15 p.m. Officer Mankavech was dispatched to a residence for a report of a sick raccoon in a yard. Officer Mankavech found a raccoon that was sick and unable to stand or walk. Officer Mankavech euthanized the raccoon and removed it from the reporting party’s property.
On August 17, 2020 at 2:22 p.m. Officer Kane spoke with a female reporting party regarding a loud air conditioning unit for an apartment complex on Washington Street that has been making excessive noise for more than a year. Officer