Police Log: Smashing Pumpkins, K-9 Search
The following information was provided by the Shrewsbury Police Department. Charges do not indicate a conviction.
Saturday, Oct. 27
12:16 a.m.: Multiple callers reported a dark sedan on Avalon Way sounding the horn. The vehicle was gone when an officer from the Shrewsbury Police Department responded.
12:33 a.m.: An officer spoke with a suspicious male at the Oak Middle School. The male was a custodian.
3:08 a.m.: A caller reported a group of youths smashing pumpkins on Main Boulevard. The youths were gone when an officer responded.
3:39 a.m.: A caller reported an expired animal on Hartford Turnpike. The Highway Department was contacted to remove the coyote.
4:03 a.m.: A caller from Keyes House Road reported a loud party that had been going on all night. Officers responded but did not find a party.
7:29 a.m.: A resident of Main Boulevard reported smashed pumpkins and lawn chairs that were thrown in to the road.
11:00 a.m.: A caller from Hillside Drive reported a fire alarm sounding but no smoke or fire. The Shrewsbury Fire Department responded.
11:46 a.m.: An officer advised a resident of Bay View Drive that their boat and trailer were violating parking laws.
5:13 p.m.: A caller from a salon at 50 Boston Turnpike reported that her wedding rings were misplaced and lost by staff. An officer responded and took a report.
6:43 p.m.: A caller reported that a German shepherd bit him on Vinnie Way.
6:56 p.m.: A caller from Cherry Street reported a group of eight youths wondering the neighborhood with backpacks on.
8:13 p.m.: A caller from Bracken Road reported teens smashing pumpkins in the area.
10:41 p.m.: An officer advised partygoers on Lake View Avenue to go inside after a neighbor reported a noise disturbance.
Sunday, Oct. 28
1:02 a.m.: A customer from Sunoco reported a marijuana violation. An officer responded and followed up with management.
12:35 p.m.: A caller from Saturn Drive reported items stolen from their yard.
4:19 p.m.: A resident reported being hit by a car on South Quinsigamond near White City Plaza.
5:35 p.m.: A resident of Saturn Drive reported vandalism in their yard.
7:00 p.m.: A caller from Stoney Hill Road reported an attempted break-in. A male wearing a black hoodie was seen leaving the back deck on foot. The k-9 unit was used in a search.