Somerville Police Crime Log June 13 – June 16
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Rachel Devine, of 34 Bay State Ave., June 13, 11:42 a.m., arrested at home on warrant charges of larceny from a person, armed assault to rob, and assault and battery with a dangerous weapon.

Kerby Cetoute, of 70 Boylston St., Malden, June 13, 12:19 p.m., arrested at McGrath Hwy. on a charge of shoplifting by concealing merchandise and on warrant charges of assault and malicious damage to a motor vehicle.

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Health and beauty enthusiast goes too far

By Jim Clark

Police officers were dispatched to the Stop & Shop store on McGrath Hwy. last Sunday on reports of a suspected shoplifter.

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Somerville Police Crime Log June 6 – June 11
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Luis Pena, of 136 Fuller St., Boston, June 6, 6:26 p.m., arrested at Central St. on charges of failure to signal, no inspection sticker, and operation of a motor vehicle with a suspended license.

Danielson Correia, of 62 Laura St., Providence, RI, June 7, 10:41 a.m., arrested at Teele Ave. on warrant charges of operation of a motor vehicle with a suspended registration and unregistered motor vehicle.

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Can collector’s celebration interrupted

By Jim Clark

Police officers were dispatched to a Boston St. location last Thursday on reports of two men consuming alcohol in public.

Upon arrival, the officers observed one of the men, later identified as Davron Davis, attempt to hide a twenty four ounce can of malt liquor behind a stone retaining wall.

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Somerville Police Crime Log June 1 – June 4

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Jean Cypien, of 3 Woodrow Wilson Ct., Cambridge, June 1, 4:40 p.m., arrested at Washington St. on warrant charges of no inspection sticker and unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle.

Davron Davis, June 1, 7:52 p.m., arrested at Boston St. on charges of municipal bylaw or ordinance violation and miscellaneous common law violation.

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Tipsy driver couldn’t squeak through

By Jim Clark

A police unit was dispatched to a Cedar Ave. residence last Saturday at approximately 3:15 a.m. on reports of a motor vehicle accident.

Upon arrival, the officers noted what initially looked like normal parking conditions located in a two-car driveway next to a home.

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Somerville Police Crime Log May 23 – May 28

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Liliana Araujo, of 275 Roxbury St., Roxbury, May 23, 6:20 p.m., arrested at Canal St. on a charge of larceny over $250.

Daniela Romania, of 20 Orchard St., Medford, May 27, 3:15 a.m., arrested at Cedar Ave. on a charge of operation of a motor vehicle under the influence of liquor.

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Unwanted, but he didn’t know why

By Jim Clark

A police officer was dispatched to the Dunkin’ Donuts on Somerville Ave. last week on reports of an unwanted person.

Upon arrival, the officer was met by the day manager of the store, who reportedly said that a man, later identified as Chikh Toure, refused to leave the premises after being asked to do so numerous times.

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Somerville Police Crime Log May 15 – May 19
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Chikh Toure, May 15, 6:42 a.m., arrested at Somerville Ave. on a charge of trespassing.

Mariano Rosa, of 93 Pearl St., May 15, 8:12 a.m., arrested at home on warrant charges of assault with a dangerous weapon, larceny from a person, and assault and battery on a family or household member.

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A whole lot of stuff fit into that purse

By Jim Clark

Police officers were dispatched to the TJ Maxx store at Assembly Row last week on reports that a shoplifter exited the store and refused to return the stolen merchandise.

While en route to the store, the officers were informed that the suspect was walking towards Assembly Row. They were able to locate and stop the suspect, later identified as Deanne Fronduto, of Medford, at the intersection of Assembly Row and Artisan Way.

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Somerville Police Crime Log May 9 – May 14
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Deanne Fronduto, of 121 Central Ave., Medford, May 9, 6:43 p.m., arrested at Assembly Row on a charge of larceny over $250.

Shawn Francey, of 75 Myrtle St., May 10, 12:34 p.m., arrested at Broadway on a warrant charge of larceny over $250.

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Attention, Kmart shoplifters

By Jim Clark

Last Friday, an officer at Assembly Row for the Somerville Police Department was contacted by loss prevention associates from Kmart and informed that they had two shoplifters that they were trying to get back into the store and would not cooperate with them.

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Somerville Police Crime Log May 1 – May 6
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 Jamal Escobar, of 301 Medford St., May 1, 9:53 a.m., arrested at Pearl St. on warrant charges of felony nighttime breaking and entering of a vehicle or boat, unarmed robbery, assault and battery, and attempt to commit a crime.

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School bus driver’s short walk to jail

By Jim Clark

Somerville police conducted a selective enforcement operation last week aimed at spotting motor vehicle operators who were distracted while driving.

One officer was stationed at the upper parking lot of the Police Station, acting as a spotter. Another officer maintained a position at the corner of Merriam and Washington Street, where motorists in violation could be pulled over.

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