A Training Rifle and "Grey's Anatomy" Stolen
An excerpt from the Salem Police Department's Monday log.
- Police arrested Dalung A Hui, 33, of 9.5 Ward St., in Lynn, on Monday at 1:12 a.m. on an outstanding warrant. Hui was arrested on Washington Street.
- At 3:07 a.m. Monday, police responded to North Shore Medical Center after a caller reported someone broke into her vehicle between 12:30 a.m. and 3 a.m., stealing a faceplate off her radio and "a bag of clothing she was going to give to Goodwill." Police found a "black plastic cover" in the car, which did not belong to the driver. They also took fingerprints.
- At 7:40 a.m., the Department of Public Works left a voicemail asking that the police department "remove a 30 MPH sign which is located near the Bates School." Police said there was a sign with a "conflicting speed limit message."
- On Monday at 7:44 a.m., police responded to a call of a "man with a rifle" on Highland Avenue. Upon arrival, the officer spoke with a male "who related he did have a rifle, but it was wooden and he used it for ROTC training." The male said he was helping a friend train and doesn't generally carry the rifle around. The rifle was in a camouflage case. The male, who works the overnight shift, was returning home.
- A woman called police at 11:15 a.m. Monday to report a verbal disagreement with a neighbor over "dog feces near the elevator doors." The issue was resolved amicably, police said.
- Police responded to a report of people in the woods across from the Plummer home on Winter Island Road at 12:58 p.m. Police said people were living in the tent. They were "advised to pack up and leave the area."
- At 4:31 p.m. Monday, police received a call from a Boston Street resident who reported he had been followed home from Main Street in Peabody by a group of males who threatened to "take him out." The man said he does not know the group and said they hang out at McDonald's in Peabody.
- Amanda Elizabeth Hadley, 31 and Carlo Mazo, 24, both of 71 Palmer St. in Salem, were arrested on default warrants in the Wendy's parking lot on Lafayette street at 4:46 p.m. Monday.
- At 5:55 p.m. Monday, police arrested William J. Turner Jr., 21, of 173 Lafayette St., on a warrant.
- Police arrested Abiezer Cotto, 33, of 40 Cabot St., on an active warrant at 6:59 p.m. Monday.
- Police received a call reporting harassing phone calls at 7:11 p.m. Monday. The female caller said a male had been calling her cell phone, "breathing heavy on the other end of the phone." She also said he mumbled: "'I am going to kill you.'" Police said the calls came from restricted numbers.
- Police responded to School Street at 7:22 p.m. Monday after it was reported that five Wii games, including "My Sims Kingdom," "Mario Party," "Super Mario Brothers," "Grey's Anatomy," and "Disney Sing It Pop" had been stolen. The games were "recovered" at Game Zone on Essex Street and returned to the owner, police said.
- At 9:06 p.m. Monday, police responded to North Shore Medical Center after a security officer said he was "bitten and scratched" while restraining a patient.
- Franklin Castano, 40, of 107 Congress St., was arrested at 10:38 p.m. Monday on a domestic-related charge.