The following information comes from the Arlington Police Department. When arrests are mentioned, it does not indicate a conviction.
Small Campfire Behind Ottoson
Three juveniles started a small campfire about 300 yards in the woods behind Ottoson Middle School’s baseball field at about 4:10 p.m. Friday. The fire was extinguished by firefighters with a fire extinguisher. The juveniles said that they didn’t think it would be a big deal. They were counseled on the dangers of starting a fire in the woods by police.
Injured Squirrel Put Down on Oxford Street
At about 7:30 p.m. Thursday, an Oxford Street resident called police about an injured squirrel in their front lawn. The squirrel was unable to move on its own, according to police. An officer put down the squirrel with a varmint gun.
Dallin Student Breaks Arm
Police were called to l at about 2:30 p.m. Thursday after a male student fell off of a swing set and broke his arm. The student was transported to Winchester Hospital.
Notable Incidents from Thursday to Sunday, June 14-17
Sunday, June 17
7:12 p.m., Hillside Avenue, Assault and battery with a dangerous weapon
12:14 p.m., Mystic Street, Larceny over $250
11:30 a.m., Pheasant Avenue, Bike larceny
1:13 a.m., Bow Street, Suspicious person
Saturday, June 16
4:17 p.m., , Massachusetts Avenue, Larceny of a credit card
10:10 a.m., Greeley Circle, Identity fraud
Friday, June 15
7:36 p.m., , Park Avenue Extension, Trespassing
4:11 p.m., , Acton Street, Outside fire (see above)
3:36 p.m., CVS, Massachusetts Avenue, Larceny under $250
2:04 p.m., Brooks Avenue and Lake Street, Motor vehicle crash, leaving the scene of property damage
12:40 p.m., Scituate Street, Breaking and entering into a motor vehicle
11:49 a.m., CVS, Massachusetts Avenue, Utter false name for a prescription
11:43 a.m., Scituate Street, Breaking and entering into a motor vehicle
10:51 a.m., Coolidge Road, Breaking and entering into a motor vehicle
8:24 a.m., , River Street, Breaking and entering at night for felony
3:26 a.m., High Haith Road, Breaking and entering into a motor vehicle
Thursday, June 14
7:58 p.m., Gardner Street, Neighbor problem
7:28 p.m., Oxford Street, Injured animal (see above)
5:58 p.m., Brooks Avenue, Bike larceny
2:23 p.m., , Florence Avenue, Trauma (see above)
12:18 a.m., Lombard Terrace, Annoying telephone calls