The following are excerpts from arrest and incident logs provided by
the Dedham Police Department. All suspects are presumed to be not guilty until proven otherwise in a court of law.
Oct. 7: Police report a white male, wearing tan pants and a baseball hat, stole a vacuum from Sears and fled on foot. Police arrested a 42-year-old Boston man and charged him with larceny over $250.
Oct.7: Police stopped a car at Turner and Alden streets at 9:52 p.m. and arrested a man on charges of possession of a Class B substance and operating with an expired license.
Oct. 6: Police report a black pickup truck struck a bicyclist traveling on East Street at about 9:30 p.m. The truck fled the scene, headed toward Route 1, police said.
Oct. 6: Police report a house on Dale Street was broken into and several items were taken. The break was reported at 6:30 p.m.
Oct. 5: Police say a neighbor called to report that suspicious people were entering a home on Pratt Avenue. Officers went to the scene and found a real estate broker showing a couple a home that was on the market.
Oct. 5: Police responded to a call from Legacy Place at 10:37 p.m. that a man was trapped between two cars. The man was freed and taken by ambulance to Beth Israel Hospital.
Oct. 5: Police received a call from Victoria’s Secret in Legacy Place that three white women fled the store with an unknown number of shoplifted items.
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