Department News


Criminal Summons Issued

Cheryl Nelson, 45 yrs. old of Tyngsborough – charged with Violation of an Abuse Prevention Order

17 year old female – charged with Assault & Battery

Kenneth Anderson, 48 yrs. old of Tyngsborough – charged with operating a motor vehicle with a suspended drivers license

 

Motor vehicle accidents

3/26

(1) vehicle accident on Lawndale Rd. caused by a tree that came down on power lines,  no injuries, vehicle towed from the scene

 

3/27

(2) vehicle accident on Westford Road near Middlesex, no injuries, one vehicle towed from the scene

Boston Fire Department tragedy

The Tyngsborough Police Department offers our sincere condolences to the Boston Fire Department and the families of the fallen firefighters, they are true heroes.

(3) charged in residential break / property recovered

On Friday March 21st a residence was broken into on Indian Lane in Tyngsborough, items stolen included jewelry, a flat screen television and a digital camera. An investigation ensued between Tyngsborough, Hudson and Westford PD, who also had residential breaks. As a result of the investigation, most of the property stolen from the Tyngsborough break has been recovered, the (3) subjects named below are being charged by our department;

Adam Zincavitch, 26 yrs. of Pelham – (2) counts of break & entering of a residence in the daytime for a felony, malicious destruction of property (over $250), larceny from a building.

Joseph Gagnon, 34 yrs. old of Lowell – (2) counts of break & entering of a residence in the daytime for a felony, malicious destruction of property (over $250), larceny from a building.

Nicole Monson, 33 yrs. of Lowell – (2) counts of break & entering of a residence in the daytime for a felony, malicious destruction of property (over $250), larceny from a building.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Tyngsborough Police Department Criminal Investigations unit at (978) 649-7504 or remain anonymous by calling our Confidential Tip Line: 1(978) 226-TIPS (8477)

 

Released by;  Chief Richard Howe

 

Vehicle’s broken into / vehicle stolen

Sometime between Friday at midnight and 7am Saturday morning (3/22) ten (10) vehicles were broken into in the Lakeview Ave. area including Linwood Ave, ForrestPark, Magnolia, Cedar Grove, Maplewood & Mascuppic Trail.   Also during the same time frame a 2012 Mitsubishi color black was stolen from Linwood Ave.  Tyngsborough Police Officers have since recovered the stolen vehicle at LakeShore Apartments in Dracut which is just over the Tyngsborough town line.  The Tyngsborough Police Department is looking to identify two male subjects who were observed walking on Lakeview Avenue at approximately 2am on the night in question.  One subject is pushing another who is in a wheelchair; these subjects may be able to provide our department with valuable information regarding these vehicle breaks as well as the stolen motor vehicle.

 

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Tyngsborough Police Department Criminal Investigations unit at (978) 649-7504 or remain anonymous by calling our Confidential Tip Line: 1(978) 226-TIPS (8477)

Criminal Summons Issued

Muneeb Elsakka, 22 yrs. old of Shrewsbury – operating a motor vehicle with a suspended drivers license, operating an unregistered motor vehicle

Cheryl Nelson, 45 yrs. old of Tyngsborough – Violation of an abuse prevention order

Motor vehicle accidents

3/19

(1) vehicle accident on Westford Road, no injuries

(3) vehicle accident on Westford Road, no injuries

 

3/20

(1) vehicle accident on Farwell Road, no injuries

(2) arrests / fugitive from justice

On Monday March 17th Tyngsborough Police officers stopped a vehicle traveling on Frost Road.  As a result of the stop both the operator (Lambert) and the passenger (Rowan) were arrested on numerous charges listed below.  Property stolen from businesses and approximately $5,000 in cash was seized as well; these subjects are suspects in residential breaks and larceny’s in the area.  Pelham and Hudson, NH Police Departments assisted in this arrest and an investigation is ongoing between our departments.

James Lambert, 19 yrs. old of Methuen;

  • Fugitive from Justice (warrant for larceny’s out of New Hampshire)
  • (2) counts of Receiving stolen property
  • Attaching false registration plates
  • Operating an unregistered motor vehicle

james lambert

 

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Motor vehicle accidents

3/16

(2) vehicle accident on Middlesex Road, (4) minor injuries, treated at the scene

 

Hit & Run accident on Middlesex Road near exit 36, no injuries

Suspicious device at Voke

On March 13th at 9:20 pm the Tyngsborough Police Department received a call from security staff at the Greater Lowell Regional Technical High School stating that a suspicious device, which had the appearance of an explosive, was found in the school.  Officers responded and cleared the building, securing a perimeter and ensuring nobody could re-enter the building.  Tyngsborough Fire and medical personnel also stood by while officers from the Massachusetts State Police Hazardous went into the building and inspected the device which they determined was not in fact an explosive.  The building was subsequently searched by Tyngsborough Police Officers, Tyngsborough Fire, bomb sniffing k-9’s and staff from the Voke school, no further suspicious items were found.

An investigation, in conjunction with staff from the Voke, is continuing to determine what the device is.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Tyngsborough Police Department Criminal Investigations unit at (978) 649-7504 or remain anonymous by calling our Confidential Tip Line: 1(978) 226-TIPS (8477)