Pedestrian Struck, Injured on Gedney Street
The following information was submitted by the Salem Police Department. Where arrests or charges are mentioned, it does not indicate a conviction.
The following is an excerpt from the Salem Police Department's log:
Sunday, March 3:
- At 4:04 p.m., police responded to a report of shoplifting at the Walmart on Highland Avenue. A man was reportedly caught stealing six dolls valued at $115.15 and was issued a no-trespass order.
- At 4:31 p.m., a Deaborn Street man called police to report that someone threw a brick through one of his windows earlier in the afternoon.
- At 5:23 p.m., police located a woman known to have an outstanding warrant at the intersection of Washington and Norman streets. Margaret Marquez, 27, of 31 Salem St., Salem, was arrested for reportedly having an outstanding warrant.
- At 6:23 p.m., a Herbert Street woman called police to report that there was an unknown wild animal in her house. Responding officers determined that the woman was just hearing two faulty smoke alarms.
- At 6:48 p.m., police responded to a report of suspicious activity on Lafayette Street. David J. Faticanti, 30, of 12 Village Lane, Tyngsborough, was arrested on charges of operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license and possessing a class A substance (heroin).
- At 6:53 p.m., police responded to a report of a fight in the street on Butler Street.
- At 8:55 p.m., police responded to a domestic dispute on Gedney Street.
- At 9:26 p.m., a Proctor Street resident called police to report that $1,500 cash was stolen from a metal box in their home.
- At 9:58 p.m., police responded to a roll-over accident with injuries on Highland Avenue. Two occupants were transported to the Salem Hospital with injuries sustained in the accident.
Monday, March 4:
- At 8:39 a.m., police responded to a report of wires down on Lafayette Street.
- At 9:55 a.m., a man known to have an outstanding warrant was located on Highland Avenue. Randolph C. Lilley, 48, of 43 Boston St., Salem, was arrested for reportedly having an outstanding warrant.
- At 11:01 a.m., police responded to a "gallon smashing incident" at Shaw's Supermarket on Traders Way. Four girls were reportedly recorded entering the store and filming themselves pretending to fall with gallons of milk. Click Here for our full story.
- At 11:29 a.m., police responded to a domestic dispute on Winthrop Street.
- At 11:30 a.m., police responded to a report of suspicious activity on Hawthorne Street. William T. Lewis III, 37, of the streets of Salem, was arrested on charges of larceny over $250 and trespassing.
- At 12:43 p.m., police responded to a report of a pedestrian struck and injured on Gedney Street in Salem. A motorist told police he was making a left turn from Holyoke Square onto Gedney Street when he struck the woman with the driver's side bumper of his car. No citations were issued and the woman reportedly wasn't in a crosswalk when she was struck.
- At 1:47 p.m., police responded to a report of a rabid skunk on English Street.
- At 2:56 p.m., a police officer put down a sick, injured skunk on Becket Street with a service pistol.
- At 3:24 p.m., police stopped a motor vehicle on Holly Street. Joel B. Laskin, 38, of 4 Judith Drive, North Reading, was arrested for reportedly having two outstanding warrants.
Jason Alonzo, 19, of 24 Peabody St., Salem, was arrested on a charge of domestic assault and battery.
Justice Gonzalez, 21, of 17 Tanglewood Lane, Salem, was arrested for reportedly having an outstanding warrant.
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