Longmeadow Police Logs, Aug. 5 to 11, 2019

Monday, Aug. 5

12:08 a.m.: A caller reported someone rang his doorbell and requested the area be checked. Officers found all was in order.

7:55 a.m.: A facilities director reported a shed on Cambridge Circle was vandalized. An officer confirmed the vandalism was new and took a report.

8:36 a.m.: Police transported a male prisoner to the Springfield District Court.

2:47 p.m.: A caller reported their daughter saw someone walking through their yard on Drury Lane. An officer was sent to investigate and found it to be a contractor for Columbia Gas.

3:51 p.m.: A motor vehicle crash was reported on Williams Street.

4:31 p.m.: A caller reported a contractor hit their basketball hoop on Cedar Road while making a delivery.

7:19 p.m.: A motor vehicle crash occurred on Bliss Road. A citation was issued for not taking care while backing up and parking in a handicap space.

7:56 p.m.: Police received a report of fraud on Berwick Road.

8:27 p.m.: A caller reported his daughter’s bicycle was stolen on Longmeadow Street.

9:24 p.m.: A caller reported a bat in their house on Pleasantview Avenue. An officer was unable to remove the bat and gave the homeowner the number for wildlife removal services.

Tuesday, Aug. 6

3:40 a.m.: A motor vehicle crash involving a car and a deer occurred on Forest Glen Road.

6:24 a.m.: A caller reported an elderly female in her pajamas walking north near Longmeadow Street and Lincoln Park south of the Town Green. Officers made contact with a family member who said they would take care of their mother.

10:39 a.m.: A party on Bellevue Avenue reported to police that the neighbors do not clean up after their dog.

11:23 a.m.: Police received a report of vehicles entered on Robin Road. The reporting party stated there might have been an attempt to enter the home as well.

1:48 p.m.: A motor vehicle crash occurred near Maple Road and Shaker Road. Two vehicles were towed and two people were transported to the hospital.

2:03 p.m.: A passerby reported a female passenger attempted to jump from a grey SUV headed eastbound on Bliss Road near Longmeadow Street, but a male pulled her back in. Officers were unable to locate the vehicle and notified the East Longmeadow Police Department of the report.

Wednesday, Aug. 7

12:01 a.m.: A caller reported suspicious activity involving seven children on bikes riding westbound near Converse Street and Dover Road. Officers checked the area but were unable to locate anyone.

7:55 a.m.: Police recovered a white bicycle on the sidewalk near York Drive and Longmeadow Street.

7:04 p.m.: A caller reported a white Hyundai Sonata occupied by two young males races down Briarcliff Road every day at 4 p.m. An officer spoke to the operator and a parent and was told it would not happen again.

Thursday, Aug. 8

1:04 a.m.: A caller reported his girlfriend fell outside and banged her face on Highland Street. The girlfriend refused medical care.

8:49 a.m.: A party on Williams Street reported a phone scam and spoke with an officer.

11:53 a.m.: A resident on Bliss Road reported fraudulent activity on her bank account.

7:25 p.m.: A caller on Hawthorn Street reported loud music four houses down. Police found the neighbor was having a movie night outside and was advised of the noise bylaw.

11:15 p.m.: A caller reported three teenage males in the backyard of a neighbor’s house on Birchwood Avenue. The teens left when approached by the reporting party, leaving two bikes in the backyard. Police discovered the teens were neighbors who were allowed to keep bikes at the location.

Friday, Aug. 9

1:09 a.m.: A caller reported an audible alarm on Longmeadow Street. The Longmeadow Fire Department responded, gained entry through a window and discovered a battery issue with a smoke detector.

8:09 a.m.: A motor vehicle crash occurred near Converse Street and Redfern Drive. A citation was issued for failure to yield.

10:39 a.m.: A motor vehicle crash was reported on Williams Street.

11:55 a.m.: A caller on White Oaks Drive requested an officer regarding an incident at a workplace. An officer spoke with a party regarding a claim that she is being blamed for an unreported past accident.

3:19 p.m.: A party reported receiving a threatening phone message on White Oaks Drive.

6:15 p.m.: A caller reported an injured hawk in a backyard on Canterbury Lane. Police advised the caller to contact the Birds of Prey rescue service.

10:17 p.m.: A caller reported a bat in their house on Pleasantview Avenue. Police were unable to remove the bat and advised the homeowner to call wildlife removal services.

Saturday, Aug. 10

12:18 a.m.: A caller reported witnessing three youths standing in his driveway. The youths ran to an awaiting vehicle, which took off down Bark Haul Road to Pondside Road. Police located the vehicle and determined the youths were ringing doorbells as a prank.

7:08 a.m.: A caller reported his mailbox was removed from the ground and thrown onto his front lawn on Pinewood Drive.

4:43 p.m.: Police attempted to serve a warrant on Coventry Lane but were unable to do so as the home was vacant.

4:56 p.m.: Police provided a courtesy transport for a teenage girl with a broken bicycle on East Primrose Drive.

9:04 p.m.: A caller reported a vehicle got off the highway in Enfield, Connecticut, going the wrong way on the ramp. The vehicle was reported heading northbound on Route 5. Police located the vehicle and the operator said she took the wrong turn to exit the highway by mistake.

9:56 p.m.: Police investigated loud music on Pinewood Drive. An officer reported a small barbeque and advised the parties of the bylaw. The officer later returned due to the music being turned back up after officers left.

Sunday, Aug. 11

4:03 a.m.: Police received a report from Sturbridge police that a stolen motor vehicle was mapping in the area. Officers pursued the vehicle, reportedly traveling 70 MPH while heading south on Route 5. Police in Enfield, Connecticut, were notified and the vehicle was last seen near the Connecticut state line. Longmeadow police later received an update that the vehicle was on I-91 South in Windsor, Connecticut.

8:41 a.m.: A party on Wheelmeadow Lane reported a stolen motor vehicle.

10:51 a.m.: A caller on Iverness Lane reported a possibly injured hawk in their backyard. An officer gave them the number of a wildlife removal service.

11:02 a.m.: A party reported a past accident on Hopkins Place.

4:28 p.m.: Police investigated a fraud report on Cobble Stone Raod.

5:25 p.m.: A caller reported a neighbor was in his house during an open house and caused problems for the realtor.