Police Arrest Suspect Thanks to Good Samaritan's Help
The following information was supplied by the Tewksbury Police Department. Where arrests or charges are mentioned, it does not indicate a conviction.
A woman from Wal-Mart reported a scuffle inside the vestibule at the store on Thursday, Feb. 28, at 5:36 p.m.
A veteran solicitor had a male on the ground, holding him for police who were in pursuit.
Thanks to the veteran's actions, Timothy Quinn, 37, of 7 Nigel Lane, Nashua, N.H., was arrested and charged with shoplifting by concealing.
Ongoing Incident Ends in Arrest
A 911 caller reported a family member just assaulted him on Tuesday, Feb. 26, at 6:53 p.m. Police received an earlier, and separate, 911 call from a female reporting that a family member assaulted her.
Units had previously been to the location before both calls for a well-being check.
Following the calls, Justin F. Lombardi, 18, of 1830 Main Street, Apt. 18, Tewksbury, was arrested and charged with assault and battery.
On Wednesday, Feb. 27, at 9:30 a.m. officers were on Main Street following up on a previous incident. Howard D. Hall, 20, of 2020 Main Street, Tewksbury, was arrested and charged with three charges of larceny over $250, felony conspiracy to commit nighttime breaking and entering of a vehicle or boat, and two counts of felony nighttime breaking and entering on a vehicle or boat.
On Wednesday, Feb. 27, at 5:28 p.m. at Motel 6, police arrested Shawn Burrows, 23, of 392 Main Street, Sandown, N.H., on four outstanding warrants.
On Thursday, Feb. 28, at 2:17 a.m. dispatch received a 911 call for an erratic driver on East Street. Mark Sweet, 58, of 109 Helvetia Street, Tewksbury, was arrested and charged with operating under the influence of liquor, negligent operation of a motor vehicle and failing to stop or yield.
On Thursday, Feb. 28, at 10:30 a.m. police received a call from M&S towing for a dispute over work done to a vehicle. All parties were spoken to and the issue was resolved.
On Thursday, Feb. 28, at 12:09 p.m. full response was sent to Meineke on Main Street for a telephone alarm of fire showing through the building. Turned out to be a false alarm.