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Longmeadow Police Logs, July 22-28, 2019

Monday, July 22

8:18 a.m.: A caller reported a man at a bus stop on Barrington Road acting erratically. Police found the man had a flat tire on his bike.

1:09 p.m.: Police received a report of a male acting erratically near Longmeadow Street and Western Drive, but officers were unable to locate him.

1:46 p.m.: Police served a warrant on Stirling Street.

6:06 p.m.: Police investigated a report of a missing car at Tabor Crossing.

8:08 p.m.: Police investigated a report from a party on Wolf Swamp Road that two credit card accounts were fraudulently opened.

Tuesday, July 23

6:57 a.m.: A motor vehicle crash with airbag deployment occurred on Dwight Road. One vehicle was towed.

1:54 p.m.: A caller reported a suspicious male taking pictures of a house on Hazelwood Avenue. Police determined the person was working for the Assessor’s Office.

2:29 p.m.: Police investigated a report of a suspicious white male in a red minivan sitting outside a preschool on Porter Lake Road. Police found the male was in Springfield, up the road from the preschool.

5:11 p.m.: Police investigate a report that a parked car was hit on Maple Road.

Wednesday, July 24

1:45 p.m.: A caller reported hearing voices outside of her home on Franklin Terrace and stated vehicle had been entered a few weeks prior. The caller was unable to see anyone when looking out the window. A responding officer found a neighboring house with the garage door, door to the home and door leading to the backyard open, but that resident stated they left the doors that way. Officers were unable to locate anyone else in the area.

7:48 a.m.: A motor vehicle crash occurred near Converse Street and Dickinson Street.

8:37 a.m.: A caller reports an injured falcon was in the backyard of a white ranch on Ashford Road. An officer found the bird was not injured, just eating.

9:53 a.m.: Police received a BOLO from Holyoke for a vehicle that was stolen overnight.

Thursday, July 25

12:04 a.m.: A caller requested a well-being check on Pinewood Drive due to concerning statements made. Officers spoke with the party and found all was in order.

8:41 a.m.: Police responded to a report hat a bicyclist fall and was injured while avoiding a car backing out on Longmeadow Street. The bicyclist was transported to the hospital.

8:55 a.m.: A caller reported their “Children at Play” signs were stolen on Churchill Drive.

10:27 a.m.: A caller reported a thin male with a green vest and a small beard was in her yard checking for gas carrying a metal detector. An officer spoke with both parties and found tha man was working for Columbia Gas.

2:35 p.m.: A motor vehicle crash involving three cars occurred near Longmeadow Street and Forest Glen Road. A citation was issued for following too close.

3:26 p.m.: Police received a BOLO from East Longmeadow for a vehicle with a female making suicidal statements.

Friday, July 26

1:39 p.m.: A motor vehicle crash occurred on Farmington Avenue.

2:12 p.m.: Police investigated a report of illegal dumping in a lot near a home on Tecumseh Drive.

9:07 p.m.: A caller reported fireworks on Maple Road. A responding officer found the area was quiet.

9:55 p.m.: A caller reported gunshots in the area of Whitmun Road. Officers spoke to the reporting party and checked the area but were unable to locate anyone.

Saturday, July 27

12:36 p.m.: Police received a report from a woman stating her previous landlord on Longmeadow Street would not give her her property. An officer reported the landlord gave the property – door hinges – back to the reporting party and all was in order.

6:29 p.m.: Police investigated a report of a needle on Bark Haul Road. An officer located the needle and disposed of it.

Sunday, July 28

12:24 a.m.: A caller reported a vehicle was missing from their driveway on Hillcrest Avenue. The vehicle was later located.

1:41 a.m.: A caller reported walking near the JCC and seeing a vehicle driving slowly and turning around in the area of Converse Street and Dickinson Street. The caller was unable to give a description or plate number. Police checked on a vehicle parked in a parking space on Dickinson Street in Springfield and advised the caller everything was in order.

3:44 a.m.: A caller reported a couple was arguing in the street on Avondale Road and then went into a home. Police found all was in order at the address, but residents reported receiving multiple phone calls from a blocked number and a suspicious Volkswagen repeatedly drove by the house. Officers were unable to locate the Volkswagen.

11:38 a.m.: Police received a walk-in report of a larceny from a resident on Stirling Street.