During the week of June 5 through June 12, 2019, Sandwich police responded to a total of 210 calls including 44 ambulance assists and six car crashes. Officers made five arrests. The following are excerpts from their logs.
Wednesday, June 5, 2019
As the result of a traffic stop on Quaker Meetinghouse Road at 10:18 AM, a 51-year-old Hyannis woman will be summoned to court on charges of operating a motor vehicle with a suspended registration and operating an uninsured motor vehicle.
Friday, June 7, 2019
Police have summoned a 56-year-old Hyannis woman to court on a charge of unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle. The summons was the result of a traffic stop on Quaker Meetinghouse Road at 2:04 AM.
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A 25-year-old East Falmouth woman will be summoned to court on charges of operating an uninsured motor vehicle and operating a motor vehicle with a suspended registration. Police issued the summons after stopping the woman on Freezer Road at 8:13 AM.
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Police responded to the scene of a car crash on Cotuit Road at 9:01 AM. Police said that the crash occurred when James Picariello, 40, of Sandwich was stopped at a red traffic light and was rear-ended by a car driven by Danielle Hingston, 32, of Sandwich. Ms. Hingston was taken to Cape Cod Hospital to be evaluated and no citations were issued.
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Police were called to Scorton Creek at 6:38 PM when someone reported seeing people unloading firewood from their car and talking about having a large bonfire. Police checked the area and did not find any large groups or bonfires.
Saturday, June 8, 2019
As the result of a traffic stop on Route 130 at 2:03 PM, a 48-year-old East Sandwich woman will be summoned to court on charges of operating a motor vehicle with a revoked registration and operating an uninsured motor vehicle.
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Police responded to the scene of a car crash at the intersection of Route 130 and Bramblebush Drive at 8:22 PM. Police said that the crash occurred when Amy Zakrzewski, 44, of Norwell slowed down in traffic and was rear-ended by a car driven by Michael Ameno, 63, of Danvers. Ms. Zakrzewski was transported to Cape Cod Hospital with minor injuries and she was cited for impeded operation after she allegedly told police she had slowed down because she was reaching for her cell phone at the time of the crash.
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Police were called to Boardwalk Road at 8:50 PM when someone reported seeing two people walking along the beach talking about stealing people’s shoes. The caller described the people to police as an elderly male and an elderly female. Police said that they did not find any senior citizens plotting to steal footwear at the beach.
Sunday, June 9, 2019
A caller from Dogwood Drive contacted police to report that their cellphone had fallen out of their pocket while they were out at dinner and they tracked it on an app to Dogwood Drive at about 5 PM. The phone was then traced to South Boston, but they were unable to pinpoint an exact address in Boston. The incident was documented.
Monday, June 10, 2019
A caller from Guild Road contacted police at 9:02 PM to report seeing a suspicious car in the driveway of their neighbor’s house on their surveillance camera. Police did not find anything suspicious.
Tuesday, June 11, 2019
Police were called to Quaker Meetinghouse Road at 10:50 PM when someone reported seeing a suspicious person at the Oakcrest Cove boat ramp. Police checked the area and did not find anything suspicious.
Wednesday, June 12, 2019
A woman called police from Atkins Road at 6:39 AM to report that a man wearing a hat had been following her in a blue sedan while she had been walking her dog. She told police that the car drove past her twice during the walk. There was no contact between the two people and the man has not been identified.