Department News


Domestic Assault & Battery Arrest

4/26

Jessica Robey, 36 yrs. old of Tyngsborough – (1) count of Assault & Battery (Domestic),  (1) count of Assault (Domestic)

Firearm offense arrest

On 4/26/14 at 3am  Officer Kevin Ronan came upon (2) male subjects who were walking on Woodlawn Street, this is an area where there have been several overnight vehicle car breaks recently.  The officer stopped both subjects to speak to them, at some point while one of the subjects reached into his pocket his shirt lifted and exposed a handgun which was tucked into his pants.  This handgun was found to be loaded with (9) rounds.

Jacob Donovan, 19 yrs. old of Lowell was arrested and charged with carrying a firearm without a license and possession of ammunition.

donovan

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).

 

 

Residential Break & Entering

Tyngsboro Police are investigating a house break, which occurred on OakRidge Ave  on 4/23/14 between the hours of 10:45am and 1:30pm. At approximately 1pm, neighbor across the street observed the rear of a tan colored van with a blue or green Thule bar on the roof. Unknown if this is suspect vehicle at this time.

Entry was gained by kicking in the rear side door.  The following items were reported missing from the residence: Black Toshiba 46 ” flat screen HDTV, 10″ Apple I-Pad with black case (Apple stickers on case) 1st generation, gold 17″ HP laptop w/ fingerprint recognition, heart shaped jewelry box (3″ tall by 6″ wide) with gold claws for a base with other miscellaneous jewelry.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact Detective Sergeant Cynthia Shay at (978) 649-7504 or remain anonymous by calling our Confidential Tip Line: 1(978) 226-TIPS (8477)

New accident report service

 

            As a service to our residents and business community, the Tyngsborough Police Department is proud to announce a no cost partnership with GetCrashReports.com  to provide online access to all Tyngsborough Police Department crash reports.    All crash reports will be available within 4 days after the crash occurs except for fatal crashes and crashes under investigation; this replaces our former service with Carfax.  Fatal crash reports must be requested at the Tyngsborough Police Department.  All reports requested through this site are at a cost of $5.  All persons involved in a motor vehicle accident will be provided a card from the investigating officer which contains instructions to assist you in getting your report.  If you wish to come to the Police Department you will receive your report free of charge as usual.

All requests from businesses and insurance companies for Tyngsborough crash reports will be referred to GetCrashReports.com.   The Tyngsborough Police Department will not provide crash reports to businesses or insurance companies unless a specific crash report cannot be located on the GetCrashReports.com website, or is a walk-in public records request.

Follow the below instructions to locate a report:

  • Go to GetCrashReports.com and click on the State of Massachusetts
  • Enter Search Values in Box B: (report number, person name or town name)

and/or

  • Enter optional Date Range in Box C
  • Click the Next Step button
  • Click the Add to Cart check box for the desired report and click the Next Step button
  • Fill in the credit card information and click the Place Order Now button
  • Click Download Crash Report button to view your report

 

We hope you find this service convenient

 

 

 

Small fire at Village Lane Condominium’s

At 10:15 am on April 22 a small fire was reported at 10 Village Lane, unit 8 which is a condominium complex.  The fire was apparently caused by lint build-up in a dryer vent, quick action by the Tyngsborough Fire Department prevented the fire from spreading. Damage was limited to a dryer vent and surrounding walls.

Criminal charges / summons issued

Joshua Halbruner, 32 yrs. old of Littleton – charged with operating to endanger, marked lanes violation and speed greater than reasonable and proper (these charges were the result of an investigation into a one vehicle accident on Swan Road that occurred on Sunday April 20th)

Phillip Gagnon, 20 yrs. old of Tyngsborough – charged with carrying a dangerous weapon (2nd offense)

Joshua Cassidy, 29 yrs. old of Tyngsborough – charged with operating a motor vehicle with a suspended drivers license and operating an unregistered motor vehicle

Steven Gatti, 24 yrs. old of Lowell – charged with operating a motor vehicle with a revoked registration, and operating an uninsured vehicle

Christopher Concepcion, 23 yrs. old of Lowell – charged with operating a motor vehicle with a suspended drivers license (subsequent offense)

 

Motor vehicle accidents

4/20

one vehicle accident on Swan Road, two passengers injured and transported to Lowell General Hospital, vehicle towed

4/21

three vehicle accident on Middlesex Rd., no injuries

 

Unused or expired medication drop off day

On Saturday April 26th between the hours of 10am – 2pm the Tyngsborough Police Department is taking part in an initiative by the Drug Enforcement Agency encouraging residents to drop off all unused or expired medication at the Police Department.  There will be bins located in the lobby of the Police Station, there are no questions asked, so please keep your family safe and drop of all of your unused or expired medication.  The medication is transported the same day to a facility where the medication is destroyed.  Also taking part in this initiative is the Tyngsborough Family pharmacy located at 138 Middlesex Road, drop off can be made at either location, see the flyer below;

got drugs poster

Summons issued

Andre Ferreira, 32 yrs. old of Lowell – charged with Unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle

Domestic Assault to Murder Arrest

On Saturday April 12th at 11:50pm Tyngsborough Police Officers responded to a Long Pond Road residence for a reported unwanted person.  While responding officers were advised that a second caller had reported that there may be a firearm involved.

Upon arrival officers found a 66 year old female victim who reported that she had woken up to find that her son, who was not invited in her home, was in her bedroom sitting on a chair.  She immediately told him to leave however he refused and pulled out what the victim described as a large hunting knife and told her he was going to kill her.   After a brief confrontation with the victim, this subject fled prior to police arriving; a short time later Tyngsborough officers located this subject in Dracut just over the Tyngsborough town line.

The Dracut Police Department k-9 unit and State Police arrived to assist Tyngsborough officers; they subsequently searched for the knife used in the assault however it was not located.

Robert Connorton, 46 yrs. old of Lowell was arrested and held at the Tyngsborough Police Department over the weekend, he will be arraigned at Lowell District Court on Monday morning, he is charged with;

  • Assault to Murder
  • Armed Assault to Murder a person over 60 years of age
  • Intimidation of a witness

Robert Connorton