The following is an excerpt from the 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.
Aug. 14 –
At 2:32 p.m., police responded to a report of a shoplifting at Kohl’s. According to police, two females were seen by employees as they picked out items in the misses’ and juniors’ departments and brought them to the fitting room. Employees told police the females left the fitting room with full purses and no merchandise. The pair was stopped by employees. A 20-year-old woman was summonsed to Woburn District Court for shoplifting by concealing merchandise. A 13-year-old girl was summonsed for larceny over $250. Police reported the two females were found with almost $600 in merchandise.
Aug. 15 –
At 7:09 p.m., a 44-year-old Woburn man was summonsed to Woburn District Court for unarmed robbery, larceny of a motor vehicle, assault and battery and impersonation of a police officer. On Aug. 5, police responded to a report of a . Police reported that the caller told dispatch she was “physically removed from her vehicle.” Police reported that the two victims told officers that they were invited to meet a former friend in Woburn. As the couple drove to Woburn, they were told to pull into the Citizens Bank parking lot, said police. At that time, an unknown man opened the door and grabbed one of the victims, demanding money. The suspect got the keys from the other victim and pulled away in the car. Detectives interviewed both victims that night. During the investigation, officers found the car on Waltham Street.
Aug. 17 –
At 1:58 p.m., Casey M. Lonergan, 26, of 3 Winstead Ave., was arrested and charged with breaking and entering in the daytime (felony charge), two outstanding warrants and larceny under $250. According to police, a caller reported he caught a man breaking into his house and had him pinned to the ground. Upon arrival, Lonergan was immediately arrested on an outstanding warrant. Upon speaking to witnesses, officers learned that Lonergan was found in the home holding a laptop that belonged to the resident.
At 6:50 p.m., a 53-year-old Woburn man was summonsed to court for failure to surrender his firearm license. According to police, WPD sent the man an order to surrender his gun license after a July incident. Officers went to the man’s residence, where he was cooperative and gave police his license and firearms. Upon investigation, police learned the man had other weapons and returned to the home to retrieve them. Several guns, as well as ammunition, were taken from the home.
At 8:39 p.m., a 23-year-old Woburn man was summonsed to court for violating an abuse prevention order. According to police, officers responded to a Continental Court address for a report of a disturbance. Police reported that a woman was throwing items out the window onto the ground. Police learned that the woman had a restraining order against the man and police filed charges.
At 9:48 p.m., a 26-year-old Woburn man was summonsed to court for larceny over $250 and breaking and entering a building in the daytime (felony charge). According to police, on July 30, two Woburn women reported a break-in at their home. Several pieces of gold jewelry were taken during the theft, said police. Detectives investigated the break-in, working with Burlington Police, who had found several of the stolen items re-sold in that town.
Aug. 18 –
At 12:05 a.m., a 21-year-old Woburn man was summonsed to court for unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle. According to police, officers were dispatched to a car accident at Mishawum Road and Industrial Parkway.
At 12:14 p.m., Aristotle Lee White, 40, of 8 Spring Court Ext., was arrested and charged with mayhem, two counts of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon (a sneaker), two counts of assault and battery and intimidating a witness. Police report that White repeatedly beat the victim several times over night.
At 4:57 p.m., a 20-year-old Woburn man was summonsed to court for operating a motor vehicle after license revocation and not having a license in his possession. According to police, an officer was in traffic behind the man’s vehicle and observed that the man kept trying to “lose” him by taking a series of quick turns. Police ran the man’s information and learned that his license was revoked.
At 10:23 p.m., a 19-year-old Woburn man was summonsed to court for unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, not having an inspection sticker and a motor vehicle lights violation. Police observed the man driving on Main Street with a broken brake light and no inspection sticker. An officer stopped the man on Main near Chestnut.
Aug. 19 –
At 12:39 a.m., a 30-year-old Lynn man was taken into protective custody after police received a report of an unwanted person at a Locust Street building. The man told police he wanted to return home by cab because he knew he could not drive drunk. The 30-year-old was taken into protective custody when he told police he didn’t have enough money for the cab ride and no where else to go.