The following information comes from the Arlington Police Department. When arrests are mentioned, it does not indicate a conviction.
Man Crashes Motorcycle on Mass. Ave.
A man picked up his motorcycle at a Mass. Ave. dealership/auto shop at about 1 p.m. Saturday and then crashed exiting the lot, according to police.
A witness told police that he believed the man gave the bike too much gas. He said the bike went sideways for about 15 feet and then flipped to the side, throwing the man off.
The man was lying in the street when emergency personnel arrived. He complained of severe left shoulder pain at the scene and was transported to Lahey Clinic in Burlington, police said.
Wallet Reported Stolen from Church
A woman told police at about 11:37 a.m. Sunday that someone had just taken her wallet out of her purse, which was in the First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church in Arlington Center.
The woman said she left her purse inside the church when she went outside to the playground with her daughter. The wallet had about $40-60 in it, along with her driver’s license, debit card and checkbook, she said.
Home Brews, 800 Quarters Reported Stolen from Park Terrace Storage Unit
A Park Terrace resident called police at about 1:41 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 14, after he discovered that someone had stolen home brews, $200 in quarters and two external hard drives from his basement storage unit. The man said that he was last in the unit Sunday.
Notable Incidents from Wednesday to Sunday, Nov. 14-18
Sunday, Nov. 18
11:37 a.m., Unitarian Universalist, Mass. Ave., Larceny under $250 (see under)
10:14 a.m., Broadway, Breaking and entering into a motor vehicle
Saturday, Nov. 17
5:05 p.m., Broadway, Breaking and entering into a motor vehicle
4:49 p.m., Webcowet Road, Breaking and entering into a motor vehicle
1:06 p.m., Mass. Ave., Motor vehicle crash with injury (see above)
9:55 a.m., Marathon Street, Breaking and entering during the day for felony
Friday, Nov. 16
10:05 p.m., Fremont Street, Threats
5:36 p.m., Berkeley Street, Suspicious call
2:44 p.m., Orvis Road, Motor vehicle crash without injury
1:48 p.m., Park Terrace, Motor vehicle crash without injury, red light violation
12:31 p.m., Mass. Ave., Threats
11:33 a.m., Field Road and Wildwood Avenue, Injury on town property, fall
Thursday, Nov. 15
3:44 p.m., Cleveland Street, Credit card fraud over $250
Wednesday, Nov. 14
1:47 p.m., Mass. Ave. and Paul Revere Road, Assault and battery
1:41 p.m., Park Terrace, Breaking and entering during the day for felony (see above)
8:37 a.m., Udine Street, Larceny of a license plate