Wakefield Police responded to these and other calls for
service on Wednesday, October 23, 2013.
At 7:54 a.m. a suspicious man was reported near the train tracks near Chestnut Street. He checked out OK.
At 9:11 a.m. police took a report involving a road rage incident.
At 10:12 a.m. a minor accident was reported near Main Street and Franklin Street.
At 12:24 p.m. police received a call from a woman who said she “needs help” and then hung up. The call turned out to involve a flooded basement.
At 3:26 p.m. a caller reported he had just witnessed a break-in at his neighbor’s home on Vernon Street. Police soon arrested three suspect a short distance away and the department’s K9 unit also responded. Anthony R. Melanson, 27, 274 Euclid Ave., Lynn, was charged with breaking and entering a building in the daytime for a felony, and possession of a Class A drug – heroin. Adam G. Parsons, 35, 69 Tourain Ave., Hull, was charged with breaking and entering a building in the daytime for a felony, and on four warrants. Christine M. Monsini, 35, 15 Martinack Ave., Peabody, was charged with possession of a Class A drug (heroin), subsequent offense, breaking and entering in the daytime for a felony, and two warrants. In a follow-up email, Wakefield Police reported that a suspect had allegedly dropped a bag of items stolen from the house while fleeing in the woods, and those items were recovered. Police also reportedly recovered a number of other items in the suspects' car that may be tied to other break-ins.
At 9:25 p.m. police on Main Street checked on a group of males where one individual had reportedly been on the ground. They checked out OK.