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ASHBY — The Police and Fire departments responded to the following incidents between Sunday, Dec. 23 and Saturday, Dec. 29:

Sunday, Dec. 23

P.M. 2:06, West Road, residential alarm; 2:25, Turnpike Road, suspicious vehicle; 2:36, Main Street, domestic incident; 3:04, Turnpike Road, parking complaint.

Monday, Dec. 24

A.M. 9:47, South Road, domestic.

P.M. 4:35, Spring Hill Road, 911 misdial; 7:24, medical call; 9:47, Main Street, disabled motor vehicle; 11:28, Turnpike Road, motor vehicle complaint.

Tuesday, Dec. 25

A.M. 4:46, Main Street, noise complaint; 7:21, Deer Bay Road, investigation, falsely reported incident.

P.M. 7:57, Greenville Road, erratic operation; 9:32, New Ipswich Road, domestic A&B, arrest.

Wednesday, Dec. 26

A.M. 12:00, Main Street, breaking and entering, arrest.

P.M. 2:01, New Ipswich Road, disabled motor vehicle; 6:00, Main Street, motor vehicle accident with deer; 6:16, Main Street, motor vehicle violation and drug investigation; 7:10, Fort Hill Road, suspicious activity; 10:52, Heywood Road, domestic.

Thursday, Dec. 27

A.M. 12:45, Medical call; 12:58, same.

P.M. 2:26, Greenville Road, motor vehicle stop resulting in warrant arrest; 4:01, Wheeler Road, motor vehicle complaint.

Friday, Dec. 28

A.M. 9:24, Piper Road, property found; 10:01, medical call; 10:10, New Ipswich Road, residential alarm.

P.M. 1:42, Greenville Road, aid to public; 2:00, Rindge Road, assist Ashburnham police; 2:07, Heywood Road, domestic; 9:02, Erickson Road, motor vehicle complaint.

Saturday, Dec. 29

P.M. 6:00, Fitchburg State Road, erratic operation; Fitchburg State Road, disabled motor

Vehicle Enforcement

Motor vehicle stops, 40; citations issued, 39.


Tuesday, Dec. 25: Gerardo M. Varela-Bude,19, of Fitchburg; arrested on a charge of domestic assault and battery by Patrolman Derek Pepple.

Wednesday, Dec. 26: Matthew J. Comeau, 26, of Fitchburg; arrested on charges of breaking and entering, wanton destruction of property and disturbing the peace. The arrest was made by Patrolman Fred Alden.

Thursday, Dec. 27: Nicholas R. Belsky, 32, of Northpoint, Fla.; arrested on a warrant for operating after suspension by Patrolman Derek Pepple.

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