Primary

Longmeadow Police Log: April 4-10

Monday, April 4
8:43 a.m.: A caller reports the green house with maroon shutters on Sheffield Avenue has been vacant for years, but it appears the front door is ajar. Caller requests a check of its security. Officers checked house; all in order.
10:12 a.m.: Police investigated stolen prescriptions from a home on Brookside Drive.
1:23 p.m.: Police responded to a two-car motor vehicle accident on Grassy Gutter Road. No injuries were reported, and a citation was issued to a driver for following too closely.
1:47 p.m.: Police assisted an annoyed resident who was receiving phone calls from telemarketers by giving the caller the “do not call” phone number.
2:07 p.m.: Police gave a person a courtesy transport to the bank from Williams Street.
3:22 p.m.: Police investigated a male in the area of Longmeadow Street and Woodlawn Place who was slumped over on a bench for a while. The male was just resting, but EMS did an evaluation; all in order.
3:30 p.m.: Police responded to a medical emergency on Converse Street.
4:31 p.m.: Police investigated a minor motor vehicle accident with no injuries on Converse and Laurel streets.
5:53 p.m.: Police investigated a minor motor vehicle accident with no injuries on Normandy Road.
5:57 p.m.: Police responded to a medical emergency on Shaker Road.
7:39 p.m.: Police assisted a caller who requested to speak to an officer about a threat.
7:46 p.m.: Police responded to a medical emergency on Emerson Road.

Tuesday, April 5
5:41 a.m.: Police responded to a medical emergency on Emerson Road.
8:47 a.m.: Police responded to a medical emergency at Tabor Crossing.
12:29 p.m.: A caller reports water is coming out of a house on Shaker Road. Police responded but the DPW was already on scene and did not require police assistance.
5:16 p.m.: A deceased coyote was reported on Anthony Road, but upon investigation was discovered to actually be a lawn statue to scare off geese.
7:04 p.m.: Police located a teenager who walked away from his Lawnwood Avenue home and brought him back to his parents.
9:19 p.m.: Police assisted the fire department for a report of a burning odor in a building on Williams Street; odor not present upon arrival.

Wednesday, April 6.
12:39 p.m.: Police responded to a false alarm on Lees Lane.
1:18 p.m.: A disabled motor vehicle on Longmeadow Street was moved to the side of the road while a relative came to assist the driver.
3:24 p.m.: Police investigated a minor accident on Longmeadow Street.
3:29 p.m.: Police responded to a medical emergency on Williams Street.
4:11 p.m.: Police responded to a medical emergency on Converse Street.
4:52 p.m.: A metal pipe that was in the road in the area of Frank Smith and Ashford roads was removed by police and placed in the tree belt; DPW notified.
6:27 p.m.: Police investigated an identity theft on Longfellow Drive.
7:32 p.m.: Police responded to Lawnwood Avenue for a medical emergency.
8:25 p.m.: A suspicious vehicle was reported on Longmeadow Street but upon investigation turned out to be an employee vehicle.
8:38 p.m.: Police responded to Emerson Road for a medical emergency.
9:50 p.m.: Police responded to Longmeadow Street for a medical emergency.

Thursday, April 7
12:39 a.m.: Police responded to a false alarm on Overbrook Road.
12:40 a.m.: Police responded to a false alarm on Ardsley Road.
12:56 a.m.: Police notified the local electric company of a power outage on Twin Hills Drive and Green Hill Road.
1:20 a.m.: David J. Simmons, 36, of 376 Tiffany St., Springfield, was charged with possession of a Class C substance, possession of a Class E substance, driving with no inspection sticker and driving with a suspended license, in connection with a motor vehicle stop on Frank Smith and Brooks roads.
5:04 a.m.: Police responded to a medical emergency on Converse Street.
6:21 a.m.: An ID card was found on Williams Street and returned to Wolf Swamp School, where the custodian will return it to its owner.
8:49 a.m.: An iPad was stolen on Converse Street.
10:58 a.m.: Police responded to a medical emergency on Deepwoods Drive.
11:16 a.m.: A caller reports a dog is chained to a tree located at a home on Morgan Ridge; officer made contact with the dog owner and advised owner of the complaint.
4:39 p.m.: Police were unable to locate vehicles at a reported motor vehicle accident in the area of Laurel and Williams streets.
5:40 p.m.: Police responded to a residence on Benedict Terrace for a report of water coming into the basement; DPW notified; reporting party called back to cancel as water was due to cracked pipe; DPW on-call crew cancelled.
6:00 p.m.: A downed cable wire on Shaker Road was investigated; homeowner made arrangements with cable company to restore wire.
6:32 p.m.: A caller reports a stolen motor vehicle on Williams Street; police investigated and located vehicle in parking lot.
10:43 p.m.: Police investigated a suspicious vehicle parked in the area of Pondside and Emerson roads; parties pulled over to eat; all in order.
10:25 p.m.: Police were unable to locate a suspicious vehicle driving slowly on Pinewood Drive that was allegedly following a man as he walked his dog.

Friday, April 8
12:49 a.m.: A “Got Junk” sign located on the tree belt on Bliss Road was in violation of town bylaws and removed by police.
6:56 a.m.: Police assisted the fire department in response to a report of black smoke pouring out of a home on Booth Road and Longmeadow Street; home was in Enfield’s jurisdiction so LPD and LFD were cleared.
9:28 a.m.: A loose dog in the area of Converse Street and Fernleaf Avenue was returned to its home and owner.
1:37 p.m.: Police responded to a false alarm on Colony Road.
3:25 p.m.: A ring was found on the side of the road in the area of Converse Street.
6:24 p.m.: Police responded to a verbal altercation between family members and staff in the A1 Unit on Converse Street.
6:38 p.m.: An aggressive dog that was chasing children walking on Longmeadow Street was investigated.
7:03 p.m.: Police responded to a medical emergency on Ellington Street.
7:57 p.m.: Police were unable to locate a vehicle on Bliss Road that reportedly was emitting the odor of marijuana.
8:29 p.m.: Police responded to a medical emergency on Longmeadow Street.
9:28 p.m.: A suspicious vehicle parked in front of a home on Emerson Road was investigated, but all was in order.
10:39 p.m.: Police responded to a medical emergency on Fenwood Road.

Saturday, April 9
7:09 a.m.: Police responded to an abandoned 911 call on Osceola Lane but upon investigation learned the caller had just dialed the wrong number.
8:26 a.m.: A purse and its contents were stolen on Crest Avenue; police investigated.
10:39 a.m.: A caller complained of a group of unattended barking dogs on Tina Lane but officers were unable to locate the dogs; officer went back a second time and was able to locate the owner of the dogs, who was advised of the leash bylaw in town.
11:48 a.m.: Police responded to a false alarm on Wolf Swamp Road.
1:36 p.m.: Police responded to a medical emergency on Grassy Gutter Road.
2:44 p.m.: Michael S. McGuane, 30, of 7 Cozy St., Enfield, Connecticut, was charged with operating under the influence of drugs, negligent operation of a motor vehicle, and following too closely, in connection with a motor vehicle accident on Laurel Street and Bliss Road.
5:34 p.m.: A disturbance on Longmeadow Street was investigated; all in order.
8:18 p.m.: Police responded to a false alarm at Tabor Crossing.
10:03 p.m.: A caller complained of a suspicious vehicle on Maple Road; citizen was advised of bylaw.

Sunday, April 10
12:34 a.m.: Police responded to a medical emergency on Meadowlark Drive.
12:40 a.m.: Police investigated an apparent prank on Lees Lane where a resident’s doorbell was rung multiple times by people who then drove off in a car. Officers investigated and located the parties.
12:41 a.m.: Police investigated another doorbell ringing prank on Blueberry Hill Road. Officers checked the area, located the parties involved and transported the minors back to their appropriate residences.
12:53 a.m.: A 13 year old located on Lawrence Drive was transported home to his parents, who were unaware he was out.
1:03 a.m.: Police investigated a report of three suspicious teenagers in the area of Shaker Road, but the parties were unable to be located.
1:30 a.m.: A minor located on Avondale Road was transported back to home.
1:31 a.m.: A minor located on Lynnwood Drive was transported back to home.
9:18 a.m.: An identity theft on Ely Road was investigated.
9:30 a.m.: Police responded to a medical emergency on Converse Street.
9:39 a.m.: Police responded to a medical emergency on Churchill Drive.
10:02 a.m.: Police assisted the fire department in response to a fire alarm on Converse Street. The caller stated that she left a pan on the stove too long and there was no fire. Officers also reported no fire, and the resident cleared the smoky house by opening a window; LFD notified.
10:23 a.m.: Police assisted the fire department in response to a CO2 alarm on East Greenwich Road. Officer reports LFD made entry by using keypad; all in order.
1:46 p.m.: A hit-and-run accident was investigated on Williams Street.
7:01 p.m.: Vehicles on Fairview Street were burglarized and items taken overnight.