Watertown Police Log: Purse Stolen from The Gap, Woman Tried to Steal Jacket
Also this week, a man arrested on OUI charges while driving after taking prescription pills.
The following arrest information was supplied by the Watertown Police Department. It does not indicate a conviction.
Sept. 10, 3:30 a.m.: Police dealt with a domestic incident on Westminster Avenue, said Watertown Police Lt. Michael Lawn. Richard E. Kantor, 55, of 30 Westminster Ave. in Watertown, was arrested on a charge of domestic assault and battery.
Sept. 12, 12:36 p.m.: Police went to a minor accident on Watertown and California streets and one of the drivers had an arrest warrant, Lawn said. Gary L. Pena, 60, of 91 JFK Cir. Apt. B in Newton, was arrested for driving with a suspended license and a warrant from Concord District Court for driving an uninsured motor vehicle.
Sept. 12, 6:52 p.m.: Police ran the registration of a Toyota Highlander and found that the registered owner had an arrest warrant in her name, Lawn said. Elise B. Snow, 48, of 122 Edgell Road in Framingham, was arrested on a warrant from Framingham District Court for municipal violation.
Sept. 13, 6:23 p.m.: Police dealt with a domestic incident on Oakland Street, Lawn said. Ashlie Tsimprea Shallow, 27, of 164 Division Road in Dartmouth, was arrested on charges of domestic assault and battery and assault with a dangerous weapon – a knife.
Sept. 15, 5:33 p.m.: A driver struck a parked Toyota with his Honda and caused heavy rear end damage to the parked car and front-end damage to his car, Lawn said. The man said he had taken two prescription pills around noon and he appeared unsteady, Lawn said. Michael G. Edmunds, 35, of 35 Madison Road in Waltham, was arrested on a charge of driving under the influence of drugs.
Sept. 16, 12:27 a.m.: An officer patrolling on Cross Street near Pleasant Street spotted a car make a wide turn onto Pleasant Street, and the vehicle then swerved side to side, Lawn said. The officer followed and saw the car take another wide turn onto Myrtle Street, crossing the double yellow line while doing so. The officer pulled the driver over on Homer Street and detected a strong odor of alcohol on the driver’s breath and the driver was arrested, Lawn said. Timothy J. Stump, 32, of 53 Myrtle St. in Watertown, was arrested on charges of driving under the influence of alcohol – second offence, and two counts of operating a car to the left of the center line.
Sept. 16, 2:34 a.m.: Police received a report of an intoxicated man walking on the roadway on North Beacon Street, Lawn said. Police located the man and found he had a warrant for his arrest. Jonathan S. Golden, 24, of 133 Templeton Pkwy., was arrested on a warrant out of Cambridge District Court.
Sept. 10, 11:29 a.m.: A vandal tagged a building on Dexter Avenue with spray paint overnight, Lawn said.
Sept. 10, 5:26 p.m.: A customer shopping at the Gap Outlet in the Arsenal Mall discovered someone had stolen her purse while she was in the store, Lawn said. She left the purse in a bag hanging on a baby carriage and left it unattended briefly. She had credit cards, personal items and $20 in cash inside the purse.
Sept. 14, 6:18 p.m.: A woman was stopped for shoplifting in Sports Authority, Lawn said. The suspect went into a fitting room with several items and came out with one less item, security said. While she was walking through the store a police officer came in and she took a North Face jacket out of her bag and threw it in a corner. Store security will handle the incident with the 28-year-old woman from Dorchester internally.
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