Greenfield Police Logs: May 22 to June 3, 2020

Published: 6/25/2020 3:30:54 PM
Greenfield, May 22

12:22 a.m. — Nicole Gleason, 28, of Greenfield, was arrested on charges of resisting arrest and two instances of assault and battery.

2:37 p.m. — A George Street caller requests to speak to an officer regarding the larceny of cash from several residents of a group home. Under investigation. Will speak with director of services.

3:21 p.m. — An employee of Ford and Toyota of Greenfield requests to speak with an officer regarding a customer who bounced a check for $4,073. Caller had attempted to make contact with party several times with no luck.

4:30 p.m. — Caller reports a low-hanging wire near 3 Knapp Ave. Wire is reportedly approximately 10 feet off of the road. Comcast notified. Eversource updated.

6:46 p.m. — Report of a silver Honda Fit off the road into the woods in the northbound lane of Interstate 91. Fire Department toned. AMR notified and en route. Could not locate.

9:11 p.m. — Caller reports a nude man walking south in the middle of the northbound lane on Interstate 91. State Police advised. AMR ambulance en route. Second caller reporting that a nude man had thrown himself in front of their vehicle on Interstate 91 northbound. Located by State Police, who detained him until ambulance arrived. Man unwilling to provide any personal info. State Police called back to advise that the involved party has a fever and is potentially COVID-19 positive.

Greenfield, May 23

9:45 a.m. — A Conway Street caller reports a ladder was taken from the side of her house. Believes the former owner may have taken it. Under investigation.

2:50 p.m. — Caller reports hitting a hawk just past the tower on Route 2. Animal rescue services notified.

5:47 p.m. — Report of a malicious destruction to property on Cedar Glen Circle. Caller reporting that tires were slashed on a vehicle at this location two nights ago. Caller stated she previously reported an incident to the police regarding tire slashing and advised she just had cameras installed. Requested extra checks on her residence.

6 p.m. — Caller concerned about a group of younger males at the Greenfield High School track; one is riding a motorized scooter or bike on the track. Caller is concerned the party is damaging the track surface.

6:37 p.m. — A Washington Street caller reports a loose pitbull. Caller is unwilling to get out of her car with her young daughter as she states the dog has a history of biting.

6:56 p.m. — Caller reports he lost a large bungee cord in traffic between the rotary and Home Depot and is concerned it would damage a tire if run over. Could not locate.

8:58 p.m. — A Power Square caller is reporting that her landlord is remotely controlling her fridge and making her sick. Declined medical attention but did request an officer help her check out her apartment. Caller reports her eyes are burning and possible trouble breathing. Same is unaware if there is a CO2 issue. Possible mental health issues.

Greenfield, May 24

11:12 a.m. — Report of a shoplifting incident at CVS on Federal Street. Caller reports cellphone left behind by shoplifter. Cellphone taken into property for safekeeping.

1:04 p.m. — A Devens Street caller reporters her vehicle was parked in the parking lot overnight and she found the rear bumper and tail light smashed.

4:50 p.m. — Multiple calls reporting two or three males on “crotch rocket”-type motorcycles are riding at high speeds through the neighborhood and streets around Conway Street.

6:27 p.m. — Caller reports his jacket was recently stolen from McDonald’s on Federal Street.

7:26 p.m. — A Riverside Drive caller requests a Happy Meal in multiple calls. Informed not to call back unless there’s an emergency.

11:26 p.m. — Report of a disturbance in the parking lot behind the Hangar Pub and Grill. Caller reports a man smashed out a Toyota’s rear window. Officers out with man who is back with his vehicle. Threw rock through window to retrieve keys that were locked inside. Involved party was the registered owner of the vehicle. No crime involved.

11:51 p.m. — Caller believes he dropped his wallet in the Big Y plaza.

Greenfield, May 25

12:44 a.m. — Traffic stop on Deerfield Street. Griffin John Young, 20, of Greenfield, was arrested on charges of OUI-drugs, negligent operation of a motor vehicle and a marked lanes violation.

11:40 a.m. — Walk-in reports a Milwaukee tool set and a specialty bit set fell from the back of his truck yesterday. Would like a call if turned in.

Greenfield, May 26

10:53 a.m. — An accident without injuries occurred on James Street. Caller reporting red truck off road, possibly after hitting tree or telephone pole. Caller reporting driver was staggering around, appeared intoxicated or “out of it,” thought he shouldn’t be driving away. Engine assisting with fluids.

12:53 p.m. — Caller reporting his parked vehicle was struck by an Amazon Prime delivery truck, which left without providing info. Stated he did get photos and plate number of involved vehicle.

2:42 p.m. — Employee at Swift Cleaners at 14 Main St. reports she and her manager obtained camera footage of a recent larceny of a wallet.

3:18 p.m. — Caller at CVS reporting a shoplifting incident. Wants to press charges.

6:46 p.m. — Caller reporting a man made threats he was going to murder his wife before leaving Franklin Recovery Center.

8:50 p.m. — Caller reports he lost a laptop around Greenfield Common.

Greenfield, May 27

11:46 a.m. — Leonel F. Maloney, 35, of Greenfield, was arrested for disorderly conduct, subsequent offense.

1:31 p.m. — Caller reporting that people he “hooked up” with via WhatsApp are now threatening him, that they will send a woman to his house if he doesn’t pay them more money. He sent them a total of $2,000 via Western Union to the Dominican Republic. Advised him that this is a scam, and explained not to send anymore money and to not go on that site.

7:58 p.m. — Fire Department took a report from a citizen who had found bags of heroin near the Fire Station.

Greenfield, May 28

8:28 a.m. — Hypodermic needle found on Silver Street. Item located and secured.

9:18 a.m. — Caller reporting he found a case containing needles and drug items on Grinnell Street.

9:42 a.m. — An accident with injuries occurred at the intersection of Maple and High streets. Vehicle 1 was traveling west on Maple and stopped at High Street. Male on bicycle headed south on sidewalk on High also stopped. They both pulled forward at the same time and collided. Minor cuts and scrapes to male. Male’s mother called to scene. No transport, treated by AMR ambulance.

2:58 p.m. — Hypodermic needle found on Legion Avenue.

5:21 p.m. — Caller reports people swimming in river above dam at covered bridge on Eunice Williams Drive.

Greenfield, May 29

9:12 a.m. — Caller had some items stolen from his shop on Davis Street. Same advised over the past month a man who lives behind his shop has been observed on area properties and is believed to be stealing things. Caller reports a neighbor informed him his vehicle’s battery was stolen; unknown if reported. Caller requests extra checks of his business/property during the night hours.

Greenfield, May 30

2:01 p.m. — Walk-in reports an accident with no injuries at this intersection of Wildwood Avenue and French King Highway. She swerved to right to avoid being struck by vehicle turning onto Wildwood and struck stop sign. Sign still standing but bent.

8:16 p.m. — Jose A. Ramos, 41, of Greenfield, was arrested on charges of possession with intent to distribute a Class A drug (subsequent offense), possession with intent to distribute a Class B drug (subsequent offense), felony possession of a firearm, and carrying a firearm without a license (second offense).

Greenfield, May 31

11:24 a.m. — Report of a downed wire on Davis Street.

2:56 p.m. — A Juniper Court caller reports her 10-year-old son was assaulted first by another child, who struck him with a stick causing cuts to his arm. Her child reportedly hit the child back. The other child’s mother came out, caller stated she was calling the 10-year-old the N-word, then hit him in the face, causing injury to his nose. EMS was offered and declined.

Greenfield, June 1

7:36 p.m. — Police spoke to plant manager at SWM warehouse, who reports the company is laying off several employees due to an economic restructuring. Reports a employee returned and was taking pictures of the building and was spoken to by another manager. Manager provided an emailed statement from the other manager and a picture printed from the internet of the man’s sweatshirt, which “features ammunition.” Advises SWM will likely be requesting a detail officer and requested extra checks of the company’s buildings. Former employee told police he made a mistake going back to his former place of employment, indicating he was upset but he meant no harm. Advised not to return.

Greenfield, June 2

1:33 a.m. — A Park Street caller reports hearing someone knock on her window and door, and heard “young” voices of people. Very worried someone is trying to get inside the building. Intoxicated man encountered by upstairs neighbor. Man was looking for a friend who was not a resident of this building and was escorted out of the residence. Subject gone on arrival.


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