POLICE LOG: Drunk Driver Arrested for Third Offense
An excerpt from the WPD police log. The following arrest information was supplied by the Woburn Police Department. The arrest does not indicate a conviction.
The following is an excerpt from the Woburn Police Department log. Please note that this is a sampling of activity in the log, not a complete account. We report all arrests included in the daily police log.
Featured Call of the Day:
June 17 – At 6:12 p.m., Daniel F. McDonald, 54, of 52 High St., was arrested and charged with operating while under the influence of liquor (third offense). According to police, an officer responded to a report of a two-car accident on Montvale Avenue near the Crestview Plaza. One driver said he was driving on Montvale when a truck came out of Everett Street and nearly struck him. The man said he swerved to avoid the truck, but the driver drifted into the other lane and hit his car. Police conducted field sobriety tests and reported that McDonald failed each one.
June 14 –
At 1:40 p.m., a Woburn woman reported her credit card was used to fraudulently purchase merchandise on a Spanish website.
June 15 –
At 8:43 a.m., a Woburn man reported a neighbor has been harassing him due to an eviction at a property he owns and maintains in the city. According to police, the man claimed the woman has called the Building Inspector on him several times and has been saying negative things to his tenants.
At 11:20 a.m., police responded to the Hess gas station on Montvale Avenue for a report of a truck hitting a sign. According to police, the sign was installed less than 24 hours ago and was too low.
At 11:23 a.m., a caller reported an argument on Webster Avenue. According to police, one man complained that his girlfriend and a friend of hers were going on vacation with his children and he did not want them to leave the state. Police told the man that due to the custody arrangement, the woman could leave the state with the children. Police advised the man to discuss the trip with his girlfriend the next day.
At 9:18 p.m., police responded to a report of a neighbor dispute. According to police, one neighbor said the other was using foul language and talking loudly, while both residents were outside in their yards with friends and family. The reporting party told police that the neighbor threw something at the home and threatened them. Police spoke to the neighbor, who reportedly was intoxicated and evaded the officer’s questions. Police cleared the scene, but returned later when the man reported that someone followed him while he walked to Walgreens. Police spoke to the man, who added that “he noticed that [the officer] spoke to [the reporting party] longer than [he] spoke to him.” The officer told the man that he tried to talk to him, but he evaded questions and chose not to speak to the police.
At 10:19 p.m., Angel Luis Perez, 35, homeless, was arrested and charged on two outstanding warrants. According to police, Perez was taken into custody in the Bertucci’s parking lot during patrol Friday night.
June 16 –
At 12:06 a.m., officers responded to Waltham Street for a report of a breaking and entering into a home. According to police, the homeowner said her door was unlocked, but closed. Police entered the home and found no evidence of a break-in.
At 4:19 p.m., a Woburn woman reported neighborhood harassment. According to police, the woman said she has been verbally assaulted and intimidated by a friend of her neighbor’s. Police spoke to the neighbor’s boyfriend who said he would speak to her and try to stop the situation before it escalated.
At 7:59 p.m., Krystle Lee Roush, 28, of 5 Chestnut St. Apt. #5, was arrested and charged with assault and battery (domestic). According to police, a caller reported a disturbance between a man and a woman on Chestnut Street during a Fathers’ Day party. Police spoke to two witnesses, who said that Roush slapped a man and sprayed a juice drink on him.
June 17 –
At 5:17 p.m., police responded to a report of an argument between a mother and son. According to police, the man was visiting his children for Fathers’ Day at his mother’s house when the children’s grandmother began making “snide remarks” towards her son. The man told police she came out of the house and yelled at him in front of his children and he called police to restore order. Police spoke to the children, who appeared to fine physically and emotionally. The grandmother asked her son to leave the home for the rest of the evening.
At 7:59 p.m., John P. Devine, 44, of 605 Main St., was arrested and charged with assault and battery on a person 60-years-old or older, assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, assault and battery on a police officer (two counts) and resisting arrest. For complete story, click here.