Norwood police responded to a number of calls this week -- some routine, others a bit out of the ordinary. Here’s a look at a few of the more noteworthy ones. All suspects are presumed to be not guilty until proven otherwise in a court of law. A full list is available at 137 Nahatan St.
On Monday at 5:19 p.m., a resident on Hemlock Street reported finding a used syringe and a spoon that appeared burned. The responding officer disposed of both items.
Then at 6 p.m. that day, an employee at For Eyes on Nahatan street reported that a man had just the store and possibly taken a pair of frames with him without paying. Police issued a “Be on the Lookout” call about the man, but no arrest was made.
On Tuesday at 12:46 p.m., a woman at Americad Technology on Pleasant Street reported that she had left her car unlocked while she went into the building and returned to find her wallet missing. police filed a report about the missing item.
On Wednesday at 6:23 a.m., a caller on Boston-Providence Highway at University Avenue reported a three-car accident in the area. Police and Norwood Fire responded and towed one car from the scene. No injuries were reported.
Then at 10:08 a.m., a resident on Davis Avenue reported that a red Duca T-3 scooter was taken from the front of his or her home. Police filed a missing item report.
Later that night, the landlord of a home on Prospect Avenue reported a woman yelling and beeping her car horn before driving off. Police located the woman near Washington and Chapel streets and as a result of the investigation, police arrested Elizabeth A. Shilo, of Norwood on charges of operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol and possessing an open container of alcohol in a vehicle.
On Thursday at 3:41 p.m., an employee at Rite Aid on Boston-Providence Highway reported stolen electronics. Police responded and reported that they would follow up with the store manager. The incident is still under investigation.
Natalie Feulner can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.