The following information comes from the Arlington Police Department. When arrests are mentioned, it does not indicate a conviction.
Shoplifting Reported at East Arlington Walgreens
Police responded to the in East Arlington at about 11:39 a.m. Monday, July 23, for a report of shoplifting.
Once there, a store employee told police that a male had just set off the sensor alarm while leaving the store and then run over to a nearby silver minivan, which was operated by a female. The minivan then took off toward Arlington Center on Massachusetts Avenue, according to the employee.
The male appeared to have merchandise in his shorts, the employee said.
The male was white, approximately 25 to 35 years old, with a slightly heavy or stocky build, thick dark brown hair and sideburns, police said. He was wearing a light gray shirt that had a darker collar and dark blue athletic shorts with one or more vertical stripes down the sides.
Notable Incidents from Monday to Wednesday, July 23-25
Wednesday, July 25
6:32 p.m., Paul Revere Road, Motor vehicle crash, leaving the scene of property damage
6:19 p.m., Massachusetts Avenue, Outside fire
5:20 p.m., Hawthorne Avenue, Larceny over $250
Tuesday, July 24
7:29 p.m., Jason Street, Motor vehicle crash, leaving the scene of property damage
3:53 p.m., , Broadway, Threats
3:08 p.m., Brantwood Road, Wanton destruction of property over $250
2:53 p.m., Fairmont Street, Identity theft
11:06 a.m., Broadway and Cleveland Street, Motor vehicle crash without injury
10:28 a.m., Massachusetts Avenue, Injury on town property
Monday, July 23
11:08 p.m., Lantern Lane, Suspicious condition
8:05 p.m., Gray Street, Identity theft
5:31 p.m., Massachusetts Avenue, Suspicious person
4:49 p.m., Brattle Street, Assault and battery
11:39 a.m., , Massachusetts Avenue, Shoplifting by concealing merchandise
8:05 a.m., Lutheran Social Services, Hillside Avenue, Breaking and entering at night for felony
1:01 a.m., Linwood Street and Massachusetts Avenue, Motor vehicle crash with injury