Montague Police Logs: Nov. 15 to Nov. 18, 2021

Published: 11/25/2021 5:00:29 PM
Modified: 11/25/2021 5:00:12 PM
Monday, Nov. 15

5:05 p.m. — Caller from Turnpike Road reports that on Friday, a man came to her house in full personal protective equipment and requested a mouth swab for a test ordered by her doctor. She contacted her doctors later to ask what it was for and they stated that no tests were ordered and that if they needed a mouth swab, they would have called her into the office. Caller also said she was getting phone calls from a Valley Medical Group number, but it wasn’t actually anyone from Valley Medical Group. Caller didn’t want police or EMS to respond.

5:16 p.m. — Caller from Coolidge Avenue reports that turkeys on Coolidge and Vladish avenues have been chasing people and going onto people’s porches. Turkeys are currently roosting in a tree for the night.

Tuesday, Nov. 16

11:25 a.m. — Caller from Powertown Apartments on Avenue A states her son was struck by a vehicle. Caller said the involved vehicle was a red Pontiac that left the scene. Son was mostly uninjured aside from a bump on his knee and declined an ambulance. Later, another involved woman called to say she wanted it on record that she has had problems with the involved individuals in the past. She added that the two involved people (mother and son) were blocking her way at the crosswalk intentionally.

4:38 p.m. — Caller from Coolidge Avenue reports wild turkeys on her front lawn.

Wednesday, Nov. 17

5:30 p.m. — Multiple calls were received for a single-vehicle accident at the corner of Montague and L streets. Car struck a pole, wires came down. Eversource responded and Rau’s Sunoco Service towed the vehicle. An involved party was charged with Class A drug possession.

8:31 p.m. — Caller from the 127 Third St. apartment building reports a man who doesn’t live there sitting on his porch. Caller asked what the man was doing and he said he was “keeping busy.” Police moved the man along.

Thursday, Nov. 18

5:29 p.m. — Walk-in reports her adult daughter missing. Greenfield Police requested for a welfare check of the involved woman due to her declining mental health and lack of judgment. No issues were found by police and Clinical & Support Options reported all was well upon evaluation.

7:53 p.m. — Caller from 13th Street states her business partner has been harassing her. Caller was observed having an argument with another party on scene.


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