Tuesday, Feb. 4
At 5:34 p.m., police received a report from Mill Street about a man dressed in a yellow or orange jacket who was waving an orange gun. The caller said it may have been a BB gun. Police responded, but the man had already left the area.
At 6:09 p.m., a J.C. Penney employee notified police that the store detained a shoplifter, but was going to handle the matter.
At 7:10 p.m., an employee at The North Face reported shoplifters. Northshore Mall security and Peabody Police responded to the scene, but the shoplifters fled in a vehicle.
At 7:55 p.m., a Macy’s employee notified police that the store detained two shoplifters, but was going to handle the matter.
At 9:36 p.m., police responded to the Northshore Mall about a car break-in. An officer checked the car. There was no evidence of a break-in, but the car door was left open. There was no damage to the vehicle.
Wednesday, Feb. 5
At 12:58 a.m., police summonsed two 17-year-old to court and charged them with malicious destruction of property more than $250. Police responded to Emily Lane after people in a dark-colored van egged a home. Police identified two suspects and summonsed them to court.
At 10:05 a.m., police responded to a two-car accident on Lowell Street. There were no reported injuries. One vehicle was towed.
At 11:57 a.m., police received a call from Benevento Circle about a plow driver having problems with a resident. The resident was upset that the plow driver was putting snow in front of his driveway. An officer spoke to both people about the issue.