Department News


Arrest; stolen motor vehicle / failure to stop

On August 8th, 2014 at 2 am Tyngsborough Police Officer Nathan Abdallah observed a vehicle being operated on Chronopoulos Way, a check of the vehicles registration plate revealed that the vehicle had been reported stolen in July from Pepperell.  Tyngsborough officers then attempted to stop this vehicle near the intersection of Westford Rd & Middlesex Rd.  The vehicle failed to stop and continued South on Middlesex Road into Chelmsford.  The vehicle eventually stopped in Chelmsford near Wood Street where Chelmsford Officers assisted Tyngsborough in the arrest of the operator.

Thomas McGrath, 23 yrs. old (homeless) – charged with;

  • Receiving a stolen motor vehicle
  • Failure to stop for police
  • Operating a motor vehicle with a suspended drivers license

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