Python Turns Up In Lynnfield
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 from Friday, August 3 through Sunday, August 5.
On Friday, August 3 at 1 p.m., a caller reported that a suspicious black Porsche had been parked on Perry Ave. and then left quickly when she wrote down the plate number. An area search was negative.
At 1:10 p.m., a large snake was reportedly spotted at a detail site on Upton Lane. The animal turned out to be a python, and Animal Control located and captured it.
At 1:45 p.m. a caller reported a suspicious auto on Temple Road that appeared to have some UPS boxes in it.
At 3:48 p.m., a woman reported that while out jogging, a man in a vehicle that appeared to be an unmarked yellow taxi followed her on Witham Street and took pictures of her. The man was described as having olive skin, a thin face, and wearing a white shirt.
At 4:45 p.m., an accident was reported.
At 9:45 p.m., a car with youths in it was reported on Kimball Lane.
At 9:52 p.m., an erratic operator was reported on Main Street.
At 11:20 p.m., a fireworks report came in from Heritage Lane.
On Saturday, August 4 at 7:47 a.m., police provided a lift assist.
At 9:55 a.m., a parking complaint came in from Chestnut Street.
At 10:35 a.m., a man was spotted pushing his car down Summer Street after running out of gas. An officer helped him get to a gas station.
At 2:40 p.m., police issued a summons to a 43 year old Lynn man for operating an uninsured motor vehicle and driving with a revoked/suspended registation.
At 6:39 p.m. An employee at Kernwood Liquors reported that a man had just given him a fake ID. Lynnfield searched for the man's vehicle and also notified Wakefield.
At 7:19 p.m., somebody was reportedly operating a four-wheeler on Essex Street.
At 9:44 p.m., an erratic operator was reported on Salem Street. Police located the car and pulled it over near Maplewood Drive. They arrested Sharon Simpson, 56, for OUI liquor and a marked lanes violation.
At 10:15 p.m., police sent a group of noisy youths on their way from Friar's Lane.
On Sunday, August 5 at 12:25 a.m., police responded to a loud party on Greenwood Road. The individuals went inside for the night.
At 12:40 a.m., police took a report involving possibly stolen property on Bishop's Lane.
At 2:44 a.m., an erratic operator was reported on Route 1.
At 11:16 a.m., a family argument was reported on Bishop's Lane.
At 3:02 p.m., a family argument was reported on Bishop's Lane.
At 4:39 p.m., a caller reported some trash left on a Lowell Street lawn.
At 7:22 p.m., a caller reported that a motorist struck a fire hydrant on Willowdale Drive and left. Police soon after arrested Anthony Marino, 25, 71 Stillman Road, Lynnfield, for OUI 2nd offense and leaving the scene of property damage.
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