Among the calls that kept Andover police busy this week, according to the police log:

  • A beaver blocking traffic on Shawsheen Road.
  • More than 20 weather-related calls during Tuesday’s snow storm.
  • A ‘medical emergency‘ at Andover High School.

Call of the Week

Monday, March 13, 1:04 am: Caller wants to speak with officer about issue with ex on Shattuck Road. Spoke with both parties, who will stay in separate bedrooms for the night.

Those and other selected entries from the Andover Police Department’s public log for March 8-15 are listed below. You can download a PDF file of the complete, unedited log and view past entries from the Andover police log.

Wednesday, March 8

1:47 pm: Hit-and-run, no injury, Campanelli Drive.
3:19 pm: Animal complaint, Tiffany Lane.
5:11 pm: Detective investigation, North Main Street.
6:12 pm: Missing person, Shawsheen Road.
6:51 pm: Well-being check on man and dog in Main Street store. “He is all set.”
9:41 pm: Box of trash on road, Interstate 495/North Main Street.

Thursday, March 9

No public log available on Wednesday morning.

Friday, March 10

10:14 am: Forgery, Brickstone Square.
10:44 am: Customer threatened staff after trying to pass a bad check on North Main Street. Customer left.
11:41 am: Possible dog bite, Marland Street.
12:09 pm: Larceny, North Main Street.
3:40 pm: Suspicious activity, High Plain Road.
9:30 pm: Noise complaint at apartment on Woodview Way. Parents picked up kids, host issued summons for minor in possession.
9:37 pm: Caller from Minuteman Road hotel says father has been threateing her and not following court orders. She said she has medical issues. Officer requested ambulance for woman with eye pain.

Saturday, March 11

9:40 am: Possible scam, Boutwell Road.
11:52 am: Well-being check, Shattuck Road.
4:05 pm: Erratic operator, Gould Road.
5:11 pm: Suspicious activity in room at Minuteman Road hotel. Assisting management in removing several guests.
6:27 pm: Noise complaint, Elm Street. Homeowner getting generator ready for the storm.
8:51 pm: Erratic operator, Central Street/Phillips Street.
10:57 pm: Man and woman yelling at each other on River Road. Spoke with both parties. “They are going to keep it down for the night.”

Sunday, March 12

7:55 am: Well-being check, Tech Drive.
10:07 am: Unwanted guests at Minuteman Road hotel.
12:13 pm: Walk-in reports an issue with a woman on Shattuck Road.
2:19 pm: Guest refusing to leave Riverside Drive hotel. Parties left.

Monday, March 13

1:04 am: Caller wants to speak with officer about issue with ex on Shattuck Road. Spoke with both parties, who will stay in separate bedrooms for the night.
10:07 am: Walk-in wants to discuss family issue, Harvard Road.
12:11 pm: Dog complaint, Alden Road.
3:12 pm: Detective investigation, North Main Street.
3:24 pm: Fraud, Sagamore Drive.

Tuesday, March 14

7:27 am: Beaver blocking traffic on Shawsheen Road/Stevens Street.
12:01 pm: School bus stuck on ice on Lowell Street. Gone upon arrival.
12:02 pm: Hit-and-run, no injuries, on Main Street/School Street.
12:06 pm: Power outage in the area of Bypass Road/Salem Street.
12:27 pm: Car rear-ended by school bus with injury on Lowell Street.
1:28 pm: Live wires down, Linda Road/Nancy Circle
2:24 pm: Person reports possible stalking and an assault, Minuteman Road.
2:26 pm: Violation of harassment order via social media, Tewksbury Street.
4:04 pm: Possible assault, Morton Street.
4:06 pm: Request to remove woman from Main Street. Woman left without a problem.
5:04 pm: Well-being check, Colonial Drive.
5:37 pm: Fraud, Foster Circle.

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