Police Arrest Alleged Fugitive From Justice

The following information was supplied by the Tewksbury Police Department. Where arrests or charges are mentioned, it does not indicate a conviction.

A crash occurred in front of the Petroil Station on Main Street on Saturday, March 30, at 2:18 a.m.

Following the crash, Joseph J. Griffin, 25, of 105 Wamesit Road, Tewksbury, was arrested and charged with failing to stop for police, negligent operation of a motor vehicle, speeding, marked lanes violation and operating under the influence of liquor.

Alleged Fugitive From Justice Arrested

Police pulled over a vehicle on I-495 on Saturday, March 30, at 6:44 p.m.

After the traffic stop, Francisco Carrion, 43, of 47A Dunstable Road, Chelmsford, was arrested and charged with being a fugitive from justice on a court warrant, subsequent offense of operating a motor vehicle with a revoked license, making an improper turn and four outstanding warrants.

Additional Incidents:

On Saturday, March 30, at 11:41 a.m. a resident called from Old Boston Road to report that they heard a baby screaming and when the wife looked over she saw a female holding a small child over the balcony by its ankles. Officers spoke with the parties involved and reported the call was unfounded.

On Saturday, March 30, at 4:54 p.m. a mother called 911 to report that her son has been missing for three days and a group of kids at United Methodist Church know where he is but won’t tell her.

On Sunday, March 31, at 5:36 a.m. police stopped a vehicle on Woburn Street at Armond for speeding. The vehicle initially did not stop and eventually stopped over the line in Lowell. A 24-year-old Wilmington woman was taken into protective custody.

On Sunday, March 31, at 8:31 p.m. a caller on Berkeley Street reported that his ex-girlfriend’s new boyfriend is threatening him.

On Monday, April 1, at 4:22 p.m. a 911 caller told dispatch that they were starting a fire in their home fireplace on Main Street and the fire was out of control. Fire was filling the house, but the flames were eventually knocked down.

TewksTownie April 04, 2013 at 02:36 PM
I drove by that gas station that night, figuring it was a robbery. Sad really... I hope that kid figures it out and doesn't do it again.


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