Posted Aug. 29, 2012, by Daniel DeMaina:
Arrests made by the Somerville Police Department from Aug. 20 to Aug. 25. Please remember that the charges listed below do not indicate a conviction.
Assault and Battery
On Aug. 20 a Melrose man was arrested on charges of assault and battery (two counts) and breaking and entering for a misdemeanor. (Ed. note, Jan. 6, 2014: Somerville Patch has received information that charges against this man were dismissed. As a result, we have removed his name. Remember, the police booking log is a record of arrests, not convictions. If you have questions, email firstname.lastname@example.org.)
On Aug. 25, Andre Shoy, 42, of 80 Webster Ave., Somerville, was arrested on the charge of assault and battery.
On Aug. 25, Jason Laporta, 36, of 119 Pearl St., Somerville, was , assault and battery with a dangerous weapon and destruction of property over $250.
On Aug 22, Robert Thomas, 44, of 20 Hooker St., Medford, was arrested on charges of possession of a Class A drug (heroin) and conspiracy to violate drug law.
On Aug. 22, Joey Clairzier, 19, of 49 Hill Road, Belmont, was arrested on charges of distribution of a Class A drug (heroin), drug violation near a school or park, furnishing a false name or Social Security number, and conspiracy to violate drug law.
Stolen Property and Larceny
On Aug. 21, Phillip Pinto, 38, of 11 Cottage Ave., Nashua, NH, was arrested on charges of receiving stolen property (two counts), possession of a Class B drug and possession of a Class C drug.
On Aug. 22, Ronald Ribeiro, 598 North Main St., Leominster, was arrested on the charge of larceny over $250.
On Aug. 22, Gianna Poirier, 51, of 598 North Main St., Leominster, was arrested on the charge of larceny over $250 and warrant charges of driving with a suspended license and speeding.
On Aug. 20, Jenny Saenz, 32, of 15 Abruzzi St., Revere, was on the charge of shoplifting over $100 of value by concealment.
On Aug. 22, Wilbenson Figaro, 20, of 163 Russell St., Everett, was arrested on warrant charges of shoplifting by concealing merchandise and a miscellaneous municipal ordinance.
On Aug. 22, a 14-year-old was arrested on the charge of shoplifting by asportation.
On Aug. 23, John Benbow, 54, was arrested on the charge of shoplifting by asportation.
Operating Under the Influence
On Aug. 25, Lindsey Gresco, 26, of 14 Delaware St., Somerville, was arrested on the charge of OUI liquor.
Destruction of Property
On Aug. 22, Daniel Wrobel, 45, of 16 Summit Ave., Somerville, was arrested on charges of destruction of property worth more than $250 and an open container.
On Aug. 24, John Johnson, 47, of 101 Highland Ave., Somerville, was arrested on the charge of disorderly conduct.