Somerville Police Crime Log May 9 – May 14
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 Wilfredo Cruz, of 38 Thornton St., Roxbury, May 9, 3:52 p.m., arrested at Middlesex Ave. on charges of resisting arrest, larceny under $250, and receiving stolen property over $250.

James Jackson, of 46 S. Bow St., Milford, May 9, 3:52 p.m., arrested at Middlesex Ave. on charges of larceny under $250 and receiving stolen property over $250.

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Taco Bell run goes terribly wrong

By Jim Clark

Police officers were dispatched to a Packard Ave. location last week on reports of a motor vehicle accident.

Upon arrival, the officers were informed by Tufts police that they had detained the driver of the vehicle involved in the crash, Ali Penniman, of Lexington.

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Somerville Police Crime Log May 2 – May 7

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Steven O’Neil, of 39 Grovers Ave., Winthrop, May 2, 12:52 p.m., arrested at Canal St. on warrant charges of possession of a class A drug, miscellaneous equipment violation, operation of a motor vehicle with a suspended license, and operation of a motor vehicle with a suspended registration.

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He takes his bike everywhere

By Jim Clark

Police officers were dispatched to the Rite Aid store on Somerville Ave. last week on reports of an alleged shoplifter engaging in theft of store property at that location.

The officers were informed that the suspect, later identified as Domingo Peters, of Cambridge, had walked his bicycle into the store with him. Upon arrival, the officers had no trouble locating Peters as he was the only one in the store who had a bicycle with him.

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Somerville Police Crime Log April 25 – May 1
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Moises Aguilar Reyes, of 332 Lowell St., April 25, 4:31 p.m., arrested on warrant charges of assault to murder, assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, and mayhem.

Domingo Peters, of 362 Rindge Ave., Cambridge, April 27, 8:27 p.m., arrested at Somerville Ave. on charges of shoplifting by asportation and disorderly conduct.

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Little red pickup’s wild ride

By Jim Clark

A call went out to patrol cars on duty shortly after midnight last Monday to be on the lookout for a red pickup truck that was involved in an alleged hit-and-run incident.

According to reports, the vehicle hit a car and subsequently fled the scene.

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Somerville Police Crime Log April 18 – April 25
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 Harry Prunier, April 18, 10:22 a.m., arrested at Broadway on warrant charges of assault and battery on a family or household member and attempted arson of a dwelling.

Christopher Tardo, of 62 Bradley St., April 19, 1:18 p.m., arrested at home on warrant charges of destruction of property under $250 and assault and battery with a dangerous weapon.

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Three bags and hot pants to go

Police were summoned to the T.J. Maxx and HomeGoods at the Assembly Square Marketplace last week on reports of a shoplifter in the process of stealing merchandise.

Upon arrival, store security personnel informed the officers that the suspect, later identified as Keesha Vickers, of Brockton, was confronted about the merchandise but refused to cooperate and kept walking away.

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Somerville Police Crime Log April 11 – April 16
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Marquille Morrisey, of 9 Oliver St., Everett, April 11, 10:27 a.m., arrested at Fellsway on a warrant charge of drug possession to distribute.

Alexandra Tristan-Ribeiro, of 17 Park St., Melrose, April 11, 6:04 p.m., arrested at George St. on charges of violation of city ordinance possession of a dangerous weapon and possession of a class C drug.

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Unsuccessful return to scene of the crime

By Jim Clark

The Somerville Police Department was asked to review a surveillance video at the Saks Off 5th store at Assembly Row last Thursday evening.

According to reports, the video from a few days earlier showed two males and a female arriving in a car. The female reportedly entered the store while one male waited outside on the sidewalk, and the other remained seated in the driver seat of the car with the engine running.

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Somerville Police Crime Log April 4 – April 10
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 Najoua Harb, of 9 Independence Dr., Methuen, April 4, 8:24 p.m., arrested at Canal St. on charges of larceny over $250 and removal of theft detection device.

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Not so joyous joy ride

By Jim Clark

Police officers were dispatched to the Cataldo Ambulance parking lot on Washington St. last week on reports of a motor vehicle incident.

Upon arrival, an employee of Cataldo Ambulance reportedly told the officers that a man, later identified as Jatinder Singh, had parked a car in the lot and began walking away. The employee said that Singh was told that he could not leave the car parked there so he turned back and returned to the car.

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Somerville Police Crime Log March 30 – April 3

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 Matthew Galvin, of 49 College Ave., March 30, 11:49 a.m., arrested at College Ave. on warrant charges of nighttime breaking and entering of a vehicle or boat, larceny over $250, utter false check, receiving stolen property under $250, forgery of check, and possession of a burglarious instrument.

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