The following is an excerpt from the Salem Police Department's log:
Sunday, Oct. 13:
- At 7:18 p.m., police responded to a report of youths asking to buy them alcohol on Loring Avenue.
- At 7:37 p.m., police responded to a domestic dispute on Wisteria Street.
- At 8:05 p.m., police responded to an assault on Dow Street.
- At 8:07 p.m., police responded to a shoplifting incident at the Walmart on Highland Avenue. A juvenile caught stealing $106 in merchandise was taken to the police station and her guardian was notified.
- At 9:21 p.m., police responded to a domestic dispute on Pope Street.
- At 9:54 p.m., police responded to a report of unwanted parties near the intersection of Washington and New Derby streets. Two women were placed into protective custody.
- At 9:56 p.m., a man called police to report that his $600 bike was stolen on Tremont Street.
- At 10:19 p.m., police responded to a dispute on Jefferson Avenue.
- At 10:54 p.m., a Roslyn Street man called police to report that his scooter was stolen from his backyard.
Monday, Oct. 14:
- At 12:19 a.m., police responded to a report of a suspicious package on Bridge Street.
- At 12:28 a.m., police stopped a motor vehicle on Margin Street. The driver will be summonsed to court on a charge of operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license.
- At 1:29 a.m., police responded to a reported fist fight on Butler Street. The two men involved in the fight declined to press charges.
- At 6:43 a.m., police and fire units responded to a report of a burst water heater on Lions Lane.
- At 9:20 a.m., a Lawrence Street woman called police to report that some artificial plants were stolen from her home overnight.
- At 10:59 a.m., police responded to a dispute between neighbors on Ward Street.
- At 11:14 a.m., police responded to a report of suspicious activity near the intersection of Jefferson Avenue and Willson Street.
- At 11:22 a.m., police conducted a well-being check on Howard Street.
- At 12:41 p.m., police responded to a report of a pedestrian struck by a motor vehicle on Highland Avenue. One person was transported to the hospital and no citations were issued.
- At 1:39 p.m., police responded to a report of a "possible gun in the harbor" near Wharf Street.