The following was taken from the Salem Police Department logs for Sunday and Monday. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law:
Sunday, Sept. 9:
8:23 p.m. Police responded to a female claiming assault on First Street.
10:09 p.m. Police responded to the area of the Clipper Ship Inn on a report of a girl screaming for help. Officers found a child was yelling at 44 Bridge Street. His parents were attempting to remove a splinter from one of his fingers.
Monday, Sept. 10:
2:27 a.m. Police responded to a home on Loring Avenue for a well-being check on a male party. The man stated he was fine. He also stated that his ex-girlfriend is very upset with him because he will not answer his phone or respond to her requests to talk, and is making any effort to inconvenience him, such as having the police show up at his apartment to check on him at 2:30 in the morning.
8:57 a.m. Police responded to an overnight hit and run on Broadway.
10:08 a.m. Police responded to a minor motor vehicle accident involving a fire truck. The truck was travelling outbound on Lafayette Street and sideswiped a parked car. No injuries, no tows, no citations.
2:52 p.m. Police responded to a report of an injured seagull on Pioneer Terrace.
William M. Fontaine, homeless, will be charged with failure to stop for police, red light or stop sign violation, and operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license.
Jolen Schadhauser Myers, of 3 Lowe Street, Peabody, will be charged with trespassing.