POLICE LOG: Roslindale Man Charged With Drunk Driving After Hit-And-Run

Photo credit: Patch file photo.
Photo credit: Patch file photo.

Friday, Jan. 24

At 10:42 a.m., a caller reported losing her cell phone at Lowell Road and Main Street.

At 1:29 p.m., police arrested Ryan Briggs, 30, 127 Youle St., Melrose, and charged him on a warrant. Police believe Briggs may have been casing the area to commit a burglary. See more about the arrest here.

At 4:05 p.m., police arrested Derek A. Kirkpatrick, 43, 8 Florence St., Roslindale, and charged him with operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of liquor and operating a motor vehicle with an expired license. Police responded to Riverpark Drive about a hit-and-run accident. A caller reported that a van hit two parked cars and left the scene toward Concord Street. Police pulled over Kirkpatrick and arrested him.

At 6:02 p.m., police summonsed a North Reading man to court for attempted murder and assault and battery. See more about the incident here.

At 10:55 p.m., police summonsed a 16-year-old to court and charged the person with possessing a Class D substance with the intent to distribute, possessing marijuana and transporting alcohol while under the age of 21 and another 16-year-old and charged the person with transporting alcohol while under the age of 21. Wilmington Police requested that North Reading Police stop a juvenile involved in an assault and battery with a dangerous weapon. Police pulled over the car and found alcohol and marijuana in the vehicle. Police summonsed the teens to court and released them to their parents.


Saturday, Jan. 25

At 5:24 p.m., a Tarbox Lane resident reported someone was parked in his driveway. When he went to leave his home, the person in the vehicle drove away. Police were unable to locate the vehicle.


Sunday, Jan. 26

At 9:50 p.m., police received a call after a motorist struck a deer on Haverhill Street. There was front-end damage to the car. The deer left the area, but was found a short time later after succumbing to its injuries. 


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