Package theft on Calvin St.

By Jim Clark

Somerville Police officers were dispatched to a Calvin St. location last week on reports of a package theft.

While en route, police dispatch reported a description of the male suspect, later identified as Adrian Brooks, of Hyde Park.

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Somerville Police Crime Log August 7 – August 12
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Jose Nunez, of 139 Bailey Rd., August 7, 1:01 p.m., arrested at Temple St. on a charge of disorderly conduct.

Adrian Brooks, of 317 Wood Ave., Hyde Park, August 7, 3:52 p.m., arrested at Calvin St. on a charge of larceny from a building, and on warrant charges of threat to commit a crime, felony daytime breaking and entering, larceny over $250, assault and battery on a family or household member, destruction of property over $250, and larceny from a building.

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Somerville Police Crime Log August 1 – August 4
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Felicia Henebury, of 33 Carney Ct., Charlestown, August 1, 7:16 p.m., arrested at Middlesex Ave. on a warrant charge of shoplifting over $100 by concealing merchandise.

James McKenna, of 101 Highland Ave., August 4, 5:00 p.m., arrested at Franey Rd. on warrant charges of operation of a motor vehicle with a suspended license, unregistered motor vehicle, and alcohol from an open container in a motor vehicle.

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Somerville Police Crime Log July 26 – July 29
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Ashaun Clark, of 50 Memorial Rd., July 26, 3:56 a.m., arrested at Jaques St. on warrant charges of drug possession to distributeand conspiracy to violate drug law.

Keesha Vickers, July 26, 5:57 p.m., arrested at Canal St. on warrant charges of larceny under $250, larceny over $250, and receiving stolen property over $250.

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The landscaper’s new shoes, and a hatchet

By Jim Clark

Police officers were dispatched to the Nike Outlet at Artisan Way last week for a shoplifting that had just occurred.

The suspect, later identified as Ralph Milord, of Hyde Park, had allegedly left the store wearing sports shoes that he had not paid for.

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Somerville Police Crime Log July 18 – July 24
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Ralph Milord, of 80 Metropolitan Ave., Hyde Park, July 18, 11:15 a.m., arrested at Assembly Row on charges of violation of city ordinance possession of a dangerous weapon, shoplifting by asportation, and carrying a dangerous weapon.

Manuel Escobar, of 45 Addison St., Chelsea, July 20, 6:30 p.m., arrested at Central St. on warrant charges of operation of a motor vehicle with a suspended registration and uninsured motor vehicle.

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Too much trash and trashy behavior

By Jim Clark

Police were dispatched to a Main St. location for an alleged dispute that was taking place between a man, later identified as James Capobianco, and a cleanup crew that was present at the request of Inspectional Services.

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Somerville Police Crime Log July 12 – July 14
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Elias Guillen, July 14, 9:19 a.m., arrested at Broadway on warrant charges of disorderly conduct and shoplifting by asportation.

James Capobianco, of 62 Main St., July 14, 10:19 a.m., arrested at home on charges of disorderly conduct and municipal by-law or ordinance violation.

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Candy is dandy, but pay for it, please

By Jim Clark

On Tuesday, July 4, police officers were dispatched to the Dollar Tree store on McGrath Hwy.  on reports of a robbery.

While en route, police dispatch advised the officers that the suspects got into a vehicle and took off out of the parking lot onto Medford St. They were also informed that it was not a robbery but a shoplifting.

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Somerville Police Crime Log June 30 – July 10
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Robert Gallagher, June 30, 9:17 a.m., arrested at Somerville Ave. on a charge of larceny over $250.

Filsdym Modan, of 1 Memorial Dr., June 30, 1:24 p.m., arrested at McGrath Hwy. on warrant charges of disturbing the peace and resisting arrest.

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Knife wielding stalker disarmed

By Jim Clark

Police officers were dispatched to a Buena Vista Rd. location last week on reports of a man brandishing a knife.

Upon arrival, the officers spotted the man, later identified as Joseph Donovan, of Cambridge, walking towards their police cruiser as three individuals in the distance yelled, “That’s him!”

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Somerville Police Crime Log June 26 – June 28

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Phylecia Rucker, of 15 Ferndoro, Dorchester, June 26, 5:17 p.m., arrested at Artisan Way on a charge of larceny over $250 and on a warrant charge of larceny over $250.

Joseph Donovan, of 11 Woodbridge St., Cambridge, June 27, 9:04 a.m., arrested at Buena Vista Rd. on a charge of assault with a dangerous weapon.

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She butted out, but that wasn’t the end of it

By Jim Clark

A police officer was flagged down in his cruiser last Saturday by two women in Davis Square.

As the officer parked his cruiser at Statue Park, across the street from the Davis Square  MBTA station, one of the two women walked up to the cruiser in a hurry. The officer asked her to back away from the door as he exited the cruiser.

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