Clumsy burglar also very forgetful

By Jim Clark

Somerville and Tufts police officers responded to report of a burglary at 139 College Ave. in the early morning hours of last Sunday, June 28.

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Somerville Police Crime Log June 22 – June 28
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Brian Belew, of 179 Franklin Ave., Chelsea, June 22, 11:24 a.m., arrested at 77 Middlesex Ave. on a charge of larceny over $250.

Sory Diabete, June 24, 11:41 a.m., arrested at 7 Allen St. on a warrant charge of abuse prevention order violation.

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DPW crew gets their man

By Jim Clark

Police received a call last Thursday afternoon reporting that a man who had stolen a truck and smashed through a locked gate was being followed by two Department of Public Works employees who had witnessed the incident.

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Somerville Police Crime Log June 17 – June 21
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Sarah Cunningham, June 17, 2:18 a.m., arrested at 157 Walnut St. on warrant charges of disorderly conduct, wanton and malicious defacement of property, and threat to commit a crime.

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Somerville Police Crime Log June 9 – June 14
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Matthew Marujo, of 30 Linden St., June 9, 1:08 a.m., arrested at Broadway on charges of nighttime breaking and entering of a vehicle or boat and resisting arrest.

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Snoozing pizza patron wakes up grumpy

By Jim Clark

Police officers were dispatched to Mike’s Pizza in Davis Square last week on reports that a female who appeared to be intoxicated was asleep at one of their customer tables.

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Somerville Police Crime Log June 1 – June 7
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Marsha Cargill, of 338 Somerville Ave., June 1, 2:21 p.m., arrested at 9 Davis Sq. on a charge of disorderly conduct.

Erin Russell, of 2 Mt. Vernon St., June 3, 9:29 a.m., arrested at home on charges of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon and armed assault to rob.

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Cornered shoplifter threatens stabbing

By Jim Clark

Police were summoned to the Market basket store on Somerville Ave. in response to reports that an alleged shoplifter had threatened employees with a knife last Thursday.

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Somerville Police Crime Log May 25 – May 31
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Neris Calderon, of 43 Broadway, May 25, 9:38 p.m., arrested at Central St. on charges of violation of city ordinance possession of a dangerous weapon and drug possession to distribute.

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Wielding knife earns a trip to the cooler

By Jim Clark

Police were dispatched to the Home Depot store on Mystic Ave. last week on reports that a man who attempted to steal three air conditioners was threatening people in the store with a knife.

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Somerville Police Crime Log May 18 – May 24

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Ricardo Pimentel, of 190 Pearl St., May 18, 7:52 p.m., arrested at home on a warrant charge of operation of a motor vehicle under the influence of liquor.

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Unauthorized driver found via bad parking

By Jim Clark

Police officers on routine patrol near the Mystic River development last Thursday took notice of an SUV that was illegally parked in front of a handicapped ramp, unattended with the motor running.

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Somerville Police Crime Log May 11 – May 16
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 Lucas Nascimento, of 31 Bailey Rd., May 11, 5:20 p.m., arrested at 36 Powder House Blvd. on a charge of operation of a motor vehicle with a suspended license.

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Store run gone awry leads to arrests

By Jim Clark

Police were dispatched to the College Ave. T station last week on reports that a woman with a knife was harassing and elderly man with a knife.

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Somerville Police Crime Log May 4 – May 10

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Angelique Smith, May 4, 3:09 p.m., arrested at Davis Sq. on charges of resisting arrest and disorderly conduct.

Lamont Daughtery, of 145 Arlington St., Boston, May 4, 3:09 p.m., arrested at Davis Sq. on charges of resisting arrest, disorderly conduct, and violation of city ordinance possession of a dangerous weapon.

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Demonstration blockage broken up

By Jim Clark

While monitoring a peaceful demonstration in the Davis Sq. area by students from Tufts University last Thursday afternoon, police were reportedly forced to place several individuals under arrest after they failed to clear the roadway as requested by officers.

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Somerville Police Crime Log April 28 – May 2
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Brian McCarthy, of 237 American Legion Hwy., Revere, April 28, 11:18 a.m., arrested at Broadway on warrant charges of negligent operation of a motor vehicle, speeding, marked lanes violation, operation of a motor vehicle with a revoked license, unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, operation of a motor vehicle under the influence of drugs, operation of a motor vehicle with a suspended license and failure to wear a seatbelt.

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A comfy snooze in a hot car

By Jim Clark

Somerville police officers on a morning patrol last week received reports of a stolen car Lo-Jack code being transmitted in the area sent them on a search for the vehicle.

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Somerville Police Crime Log April 20 – April 25
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Terrance Morrison, of 358 Prospect St., Cambridge, April 20, 9:54 a.m., arrested at 14 Bolton St. on charges of receiving stolen property, resisting arrest, and assault and battery on a police officer, and on warrant charges of witness intimidation, assault and battery on a family or household member, failure to stop for police, threat to commit a crime, resisting arrest, and receiving a stolen motor vehicle.

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Roommate too much to handle

By Jim Clark

Police were dispatched to a Summer St. residence last week on reports of an unwanted irate roommate.

Upon arrival, police were met by the reporting party, who reportedly only spoke Spanish. The officers called for an interpreter to come and assist them, and while waiting for the interpreter the alleged unwanted roommate, Juan Rodesno, came out of his bedroom and approached them, police said.

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Somerville Police Crime Log April 14 – April 20
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Shawn Falvey, of 32 Grant, April 14, 6:37 p.m., arrested at 775 McGrath Hwy. on a charge of felony daytime breaking and entering of a vehicle or boat and on warrant charges of felony daytime breaking and entering of a vehicle or boat, forgery of a document, larceny from a person over 65, receiving stolen property over $250, laecwny under $250, and utter false instrument.

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Somerville Police Crime Log April 6 – April 12
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John Wrobel, April 6, 11:44 p.m., arrested at 150 Highland Ave. on a warrant charge of attempt to commit a crime.

Anthony Morales, of 1 Mill Ct., Chelsea, April 7, 1:46 p.m., arrested at 133 Middlesex Ave. on a charge of shoplifting by asportation.

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