Officer Resolves Dispute Over Confiscated Video Games
Information provided by the Lynnfield Police. Where arrests are mentioned, it does not indicate a conviction.
Lynnfield Police responded to these and other calls for service between Friday, June 22 and Sunday, June 24.
On Friday, June 22 at 7:53 a.m., police took a call from a young man who reported that his mother was trying to steal his video games - specifically, as a punishment for his refusal to attend a family event. The officer reminded the young man that the mother was within her rights to take his video games away as punishment for disobeying her, and he managed to convince the young man that attending the family event would actually be a worthwhile and positive experience.
At 8:57 a.m., a black SUV was reported operating erratically on Main Street.
At 10:02 a.m., a suspicious vehicle with out of state plates was reported on Fairview Ave. It turned out to be a neighbor's visiting relative.
At 10:26 a.m., a disabled auto was reported on Condon Circle.
At 10:41 a.m., an officer monitored traffic for a while on Upton Lane after a citizen complained about the drivers there.
At 11:19 a.m., police issued two verbal warnings near Bluejay Road during a traffic enforcement exercise.
At 4:50 p.m., police received a call from a business on Kimball Lane about a suspicious car with youths in it. They were gone on arrival.
At 5:50 p.m., police investigated an alarm on Bluejay Road. They found an open door but the place was otherwise in order.
At 8:17 p.m., a caller reported a suspicious car in the parking lot of St. Paul's Episcopal Church. It turned out to be someone who knew the pastor.
At 8:33 p.m., a caller informed police that a woman in the Lynnfield Commons parking lot appeared to need assistance. It turned out she had lost her key.
At 8:46 p.m., police took a fireworks complaint from North Hill Drive.
At 10:58 p.m., a loud party was reported on North Hill Drive.
At 11:05 p.m., a loud party was reported on Beechwood Road.
On Saturday, June 23 at 6:35 a.m., police received a complaint about contractors starting work at 6 a.m. on Ramsdell Way. The crew agreed to resume at 7 a.m.
At 9:38 a.m., a Fernway resident reported a rock thrown through a car window.
At 10:35 a.m., a caller reported that a vehicle had just thrown several bottles out the window on Condon Circle and then started driving up 95 North.
At 7:14 p.m., an accident was reported on Salem Street.
At 10:36 p.m., a noise complaint was received from Carpenter Road. A graduation party was in the process of dispersing.
On Sunday, June 24 at 12:06 a.m., some youths were reported making noise on Fernway. Police dispersed the group.
At 1:28 a.m., a passing motorist reported hearing the sound of breaking glass from the Kelly Jeep dealership. An area search was negative.
At 9:54 a.m., a child reportedly fell off a bike and struck a tree. The patient declined treatment at the scene.
At 10:20 a.m., a caller informed police that she was scammed out of $700 after listing a couch for sale on Craig's List.
At 10:28 a.m., police took a call from Lynnfield Commons about people at the pool without a pool pass.
At 11:37 a.m., a suspicious auto was reported on Chestnut Street. It checked out OK.
At 4 p.m., a car was reported stolen on Coleman Avenue. It was later recovered after an accident in Lynn.
At 8:30 p.m., a domestic disturbance was reported on Summer Street.
At 8:40 p.m., a loud music complaint came in from Cedarwood Road. The individual turned it down.
At 9:21 p.m., police took a report from Summer Street involving threats. From there, they arrested Pamela Lee Hurley, 47, 1026 Summer Street, Lynnfield, for domestic assault and for five default warrants.
At 9:26 p.m., some youths were reported causing a disturbance at Newhall Park. Police dispersed the group.
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