Published in the March 25, 2016 edition.

WAKEFIELD — Following is quick look at police calls from yesterday and very early this morning.


• At 8:41 a.m. a citizen reported that vehicles were parking too close to his vehicle on Armory Street. This apparently is an on-going issue between neighbors, said police, who were able to resolve the dispute for the time being.

• A minor motor vehicle accident involving a Saugus Police vehicle was reported at the intersection of North Avenue and Church Street at 10:27 a.m. Police said no citations were issued.

• The driver of a suspicious vehicle parked in front of a Shady Avenue home around 12:10 p.m. was sent on its way by police.

• A Sumner Avenue parent requested an ambulance for a son around 12:40 p.m.

• Vandalism was reported on Audubon Road around 2:30 p.m. The caller said his neighbor’s rear window had been smashed. The neighbor, the caller continued, was away and unaware of the damage.

• A large portion of a tree was down in the roadway at the Albion Street-West Park Drive intersection around 4:45 p.m.

• A woman told police around 5:25 p.m. that she saw a man remove a package from the front porch of a home on Farm Street and then flee the area in a motor vehicle. Police stopped the car and learned the man owned the home the package was taken from.

• A road rage incident apparently involving many people reportedly evolved into a street fight at the corner of Broadway and Albion Street around 7 p.m. Police said the matter was resolved.

• A Lakeview Circle parent told police around 8 p.m. that her daughter had been receiving annoying phone calls.

• A man having chest pain was taken from his Forest Street home to the Lahey Hospital and Medical Center in Burlington around 8:30 p.m.

• Action Ambulance personnel transported a Bartley Street woman to Melrose-Wakefield Hospital around 10:50 p.m. after she was having difficulty breathing.


• A pick up truck was reportedly speeding up and own Pleasant Street around 1:35 a.m. Police were unable to locate the vehicle.

• A Grandview Avenue resident who was having trouble breathing was taken to the hospital around 6:25 a.m.