An A-Pee-B, Two Counterfeit Bills, And Two OUI Arrests
Information provided by Wakefield Police. Where arrests are mentioned, it does not indicate a conviction.
Wakefield Police responded to these and other calls for service from Friday, January 18th through Sunday, January 20th.
On Friday, January 20th at 12:14 p.m., police and rescue personnel were informed that an electrical student had received a shock at the vocational school on Hemlock Road. He was transported to an area hospital.
At 1:07 p.m. an individual reported being assaulted on Summer Street. Further investigation found that a verbal altercation had taken place.
At 2:20 p.m. a caller from Wharton Park reported stolen flags.
At 2:51 p.m. police took a report from a student involving an iPod Touch stolen at the vocational school.
At 6:22 police took a call from the social club on Harrington Court about a suspicious man who came in, used the rest room, and left. An officer spoke to him later and the man reported that he had simply needed to use the bathroom.
At 7:03 p.m. a caller reported that somebody in a white Ford Edge had thrown something at his vehicle and driven off.
At 7:39 p.m. police arrested Angelo Luongo, 33, 41 Richardson Ave., Wakefield, for operating with a revoked license.
At 8:02 p.m. police took a report involving vandalism to a car on Richardson Street.
At 12:23 a.m. on Saturday, January 21st, police took a report involving a four-car accident on Main Street. Police soon arrested Diana Palmieri, 22, 278 Nashua Road, Billerica, for OUI liquor and negligent operation of a motor vehicle. No serious injuries were reported - the driver allegedly struck several parked cars.
At 3:10 a.m. a caller reported four males fighting in the street on Greenwood Avenue. An officer took one individual into protective custody.
At 10:14 a.m. a caller reported some youths operating bicycles in a dangerous manner. They were gone on arrival.
At 10:34 a.m. police arrested Shujat Sandhu, 27, 12 Vernon Street, Wakefield, for a warrant, operating with a suspended license, operating with a suspended registration, operating an unregistered motor vehicle, and possessing an open container of alcohol in a motor vehicle.
At 11:21 a.m. a Holland Road resident reported their mailbox was stolen.
At 6:46 p.m. police removed a group of youths from a property on Richardson Street after receiving a complaint about an ongoing issue.
At 7:09 p.m. a pizza delivery man reported being paid with a counterfeit $100 bill. The suspect was described as a white male in his 20s with a hooded sweatshirt in a small dark colored sedan.
At 8:55 p.m. a Redfield Road resident reported that someone may have thrown a firework at their house. Further investigation found that youths had left something burning on the doorstep as a prank.
At 10:41 p.m. a caller reported receiving a counterfeit $100 bill as payment for food.
At 11:14 p.m. a caller on Green Street reported two suspicious Hispanic males slowly driving around the neighborhood. They were gone on arrival.
On Sunday, January, 20th at 12:26 p.m. an accident was reported near Crescent Street.
At 3:50 p.m. an officer reported visiting the town’s pizza shops to inform them of counterfeit bills turning up in town.
At 5:23 p.m. a caller reported that a black older pickup truck had struck his vehicle while it was parked on Summer Street and drove off.
At 7:05 p.m. an accident was reported on Chestnut Street.
At 7:53 p.m. police arrested Gary Paul Schettini, 81 Chestnut Street, Wakefield, for OUI Liquor 2nd offense.
At 10:34 p.m. a woman called from a Vernon Street business to report that she was getting ready to leave work and that a suspicious man was hanging around outside. An officer sent the man on his way and escorted the woman to her vehicle.