Police Log: House Break on Findlay Street
Jewelry was reported stolen from a Findlay Street home on Thursday, July 12.
Wakefield Police Log for Thursday, July 12, 2012: The following information was supplied by the Wakefield Police Department. Where arrests or charges are mentioned, it does not indicate a conviction.
Featured item: Wakefield Police are investigating a home break-in on Findlay Street in Wakefield where an undetermined amount of jewelry was stolen. Police said they received a call at 11:26 a.m. that the homeowner had returned home after a couple of hours to find that several bedrooms had been ransacked and jewelry had been stolen. Police said they found a couple of screens that had been cut through and found the back door to be wide open with no signs of forced entry. The incident is still under investigation.
8:25 a.m. - Police responded to a head-on collision that happened in Stoneham.
10:34 a.m. - A caller reported losing an envelope with money in it on Yale Avenue.
2:43 p.m. - Wakefield Police took an allegedly intoxicated man into protective custody. Police said the man took a taxi home to Oak Street from Boston and was too intoxicated to pay the cab driver.
3:40 p.m. - A 15-year-old female was reported missing from the group home on Lafayette Street. Police located the female at Veteran's Field.
4:53 p.m. - A car crash between a car and motorcycle occured at the corner of Farm Street and Kennedy Circle. There were no injuries in the crash. The motorcycle was towed from the scene.
6:27 p.m. - Police responded to a hit and run in a Millbrook Lane parking lot. The victim said someone had hit his 2006 Saab, causing damage to the rear driver's side of his vehicle.
10:59 p.m. - Police pulled over an Everett man for having a defective tail light and determined the driver did not have a valid driver's license. Police said they observed the man driving on Nahant Street in the area of Harding Road and ran a registry check on the vehicle to determine the driver was unlicensed. During the traffic stop, police also determined the driver did not have a valid inspection sticker. The man was summonsed to Malden District Court for unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, having no inspection sticker, and a number plate violation.