Wednesday, March 13, 2013
A Medford woman is charged with swiping a girl's iPhone during Sunday church services.
Waltham Police arrested a 61-year-old Medford woman for allegedly stealing an iPhone from a 12-year-old girl in during church services in Arlington. Toni Miller, 61, of 33 Wedgemere Rd., Medford, outside of a Waltham church and charged the individual with receiving stolen property over $250. The girl told Arlington Police that she had left her belongings, including her phone, in the back room of St. Camillus Church during the 9 a.m. service in which she was an alter server. Using an app on her phone, the girl and her father were able to track her phone to Waltham where they called police.
Thursday, March 7, 2013
The suspect allegedly crashed his car at around 5 a.m. in front of an Arlington home.
A 44-year-old Waltham man arrested in Arlington on Friday, March 1 and charged with driving under the influence of alcohol. Douglas M. Tran, a Galen Street resident, was arrested at around 5:44 a.m. on Pleasant Street in Arlington, and charged with operating under the influence (first offense), negligent operation of a motor vehicle, speeding and a marked lanes violation, according to Arlington Police. Tran allegedly crashed his car at about 4:51 a.m. into bushes in front of Pleasant Street home. Tran, who was not injured, appeared to be drunk on scene and failed a field sobriety test, according to police. He refused a breath test, police said. Tran’s car sustained heavy damage, according to police. Its driver’s side door and left front …
Sunday, January 13, 2013
Our weekly roundup of some of the more unusual police reports from around the Boston area. An arrest does not indicate a conviction.
The empty egg carton on the car floor was kind of a giveaway Newton Police officers were caught after egging the Framingham home of a Newton Police sergeant — their boss: http://patch.com/A-0PY0 The $7,000 cash in the car was also kind of a giveaway It was a busy day for an Arlington woman and a Somerville man who, police say, robbed a bank in Waltham and another in Arlington within 20 minutes and then tried to flee State Police. Police say they found $7,000 in cash in the car:http://patch.com/A-0WsM Man trapped in ATM room A middle-of-the-night visit to a Burlington ATM resulted in a male getting locked inside the Metropolitan Credit Union ATM area. The State Police alerted the Burlington Police, who helped with the door malfunction: …
Wednesday, January 9, 2013
The pair allegedly attempted to flee State Police.
Two individuals will face charges for allegedly robbing banks in Waltham and Arlington on Jan. 8, according to State Police. Andrea Koutis, 30, of Arlington and Erik Stout, 35, of Somerville, will face charges for allegedly robbing the East Cambridge Savings Bank in Arlington and the Sovereign Bank on Trapelo Road in Waltham, according to State Police. They are also facing charges for attempting to flee State Police later in the day. Investigators discovered evidence indicating the pair robbed the Arlington bank at around 4:15 p.m. and robbed the Waltham bank approximately 20 minutes later. At around 4:54 p.m. a State Trooper, acting on a stolen car alert from Watertown Police, attempted to stop the car Koutis was driving on Soldier’s …
Tuesday, July 31, 2012
Waltham man said he was texting at the time of the crash.
The following information comes from the Arlington Police Department. When arrests are mentioned, it does not indicate a conviction. A 23-year-old Waltham man was arrested on Sunday, July 29 for driving drunk in Arlington, according to Arlington Police. Andrew Don Roussinos was arrested for operating under the influence, first offense, shortly after the crash, which took place at about 12:40 a.m. He was arrested after crashing his car on Par Avenue at the Concord Turnpike. Don Roussinos told Arlington Police that he had been texting when he drove over an island on Park Avenue and then struck a curb. The airbag on Don Roussinos’ blue Ford sedan deployed during the crash, police said. Don Roussinos was the only occupant in the car, and he …