Published in the November 30, 2015 edition.
WAKEFIELD — One arrest for OUI and two for outstanding warrants highlighted an otherwise relatively quiet weekend for local police.
Last night just before 10 police said they stopped a 54-year-old Collette Road man after seeing him take a right from Water Street onto Main Street in a white Ford SUV while the light was red.
David Frisiello, 15 Collette Rd., was charged with a right on red violation as well as for operating under the influence of liquor following an investigation by police.
A 37-year-old Melrose man was arrested on an outstanding warrant after a caller reported seeing a suspicious man with a flashlight walking around the area of Renwick Road just after 7 p.m. Friday.
Police arrested a 53-year-old Wakefield man at about 8:40 p.m. Sunday on a warrant for violating terms of probation.
In other business over the weekend:
Police investigated a vandalism incident on Friday after Davidson Road resident reported at about 3 p.m. that a car was egged overnight.
No injuries were reported after a crash on Green Street at about 6:30 p.m. on Friday. According to police, a 2014 Hyundai crossed the center line and struck a 2011 Honda.
At about 12:40 a.m. Saturday, a caller reported a white van parked in the middle of Fitch Court. Police had the van towed.
At 1 a.m. Saturday, a woman called police from Summer Street and reported that a co-worker driving a Blue Jeep had poured soda on her car. The caller hung up before contact information could be gathered. Police searched the area but were unable to locate either vehicle.
A caller reported a domestic disturbance in progress in the parking lot of the Dunkin’ Donuts on North Avenue on Saturday at 3:20 p.m. Police determined that it was a verbal argument only. Both involved parties were sent on their way.
Police checked on a report of a man stumbling into traffic in the area of Nahant Street and Kathleen Drive at about 2 p.m. on Sunday. The man was sent on his way.
The Fire Department responded to 29 calls over the weekend, 19 of which were for medical aid.
Firefighters assisted with a house lockout on Main Street on Saturday at about 9 a.m.
At about 10:30 a.m. the Fire Department was called to the Genesis HealthCare facility to check on an odor of gas inside the building. The WMGLD also responded. No dangerous condition was found.
On Sunday at about 8:30 a.m., firefighters again responded to an odor of gas at 1 Bathol St. Firefighters detected a very low reading for gas. The WMGLD again responded.
Firefighters responded to two instances of apartment lockouts at the same address on Richardson Street Sunday night.
Firefighters went to the scene of a two-car crash at the Route 129 Rotary this morning at about 7:15. No further details were available.
At 7:15 a.m. today firefighters assisted with a house lockout on Rosemary Avenue.