The following information comes from the Arlington Police Department. When arrests are mentioned, it does not indicate a conviction.
Injury on the Gridiron
Emergency personnel responded to Peirce Field at Arlington High School at about 2:28 p.m. Sunday for a report of an injured football player.
The player was injured while trying to make a tackle, according to the police report. He was boarded and placed in a neck collar for precautionary reasons and transported to Boston Children’s Hospital by ambulance.
Stolen Car, Suspect Located in Chelsea
A Gardner Street woman told police at about 5:02 p.m. Sunday that a man had asked to bring her father’s car, which was for sale on Craigslist, to a mechanic to get it checked out but had never returned. The man had agreed to return the car by 1 p.m. Sunday, she said.
After Arlington Police filed a stolen motor vehicle report and notified surrounding towns, Chelsea Police soon arrested the suspect for operating the stolen car.
Apple Equipment, Watches Reportedly Taken from Lake Street Apartment
A Lake Street woman told police at about 8:21 p.m. Friday that someone had stolen $4,200 in Apple equipment and three watches, valued at $300 combined, from her home sometime during the day.
There were no signs of a forced entry, police said. The woman said she wasn’t sure if she had locked her door.
Hairbrushes, Headphones Reportedly Shoplifted from East Arlington Walgreens
A juvenile allegedly shoplifted multiple hairbrushes and a set of headphones from the East Arlington Walgreens on Thursday morning.
Police responded to the store shortly after the incident, at about 7:44 a.m., but were unable to locate the suspect.
Notable Incidents from Thursday to Sunday, Sept. 20-23
Sunday, Sept. 23
11:08 p.m., Rangeley Road, Suspicious condition
5:02 p.m., Gardner Street, Larceny of a motor vehicle (see above)
2:28 p.m., Arlington High School, Massachusetts Avenue, Injury on town property (see above)
11:52 a.m., Maple and Pleasant streets, Motor vehicle crash with injury
7:01 a.m., Scituate Street, Malicious destruction of property over $250
Saturday, Sept. 22
8:18 a.m., Appleton Street, Crosswalk violation
Friday, Sept. 21
11:57 p.m., Massachusetts Avenue, Larceny over $250
8:21 p.m., Lake Street, Breaking and entering during the day for felony (see above)
4:59 p.m., Warren Street, Motor vehicle crash with injury
1:54 p.m., CVS, Massachusetts Avenue, Motor vehicle crash, leaving the scene of property damage
11:59 a.m., Ronald Road, Breaking and entering into a truck
10:45 a.m., Memorial Way, Suspicious persons
9:54 a.m., Thesda Street, Breaking and entering for a misdemeanor
Thursday, Sept. 20
8:56 p.m., Teel Street, Vehicle fire
5:09 p.m., Bartlett Avenue, Motor vehicle crash without injury
4:07 p.m., Hopkins Road and Pleasant Street, Motor vehicle crash with injury
9:59 a.m., Oak Hill Drive and Summer Street, Motor vehicle crash with injury
7:44 a.m., Walgreens, Massachusetts Avenue, Shoplifting by concealing merchandise (see above)