Wellesley Police log: Case of the mistaken nextdoor Audi; Car break-ins, wallets missing; New graffiti on bridge, building; Taking it out on takeout orders
Wellesley, Mass., police log for the period of Nov. 22-Dec. 11:
On November 24, 2021 at 11:43 a.m. Officer DiCenso was on Weston Road near Central Street when she observed a white Honda CRV appear to have a collision with another motor vehicle, back up and then attempt to leave the scene. Officer DiCenso attempted to stop the vehicle 3 times and it attempted to evade being stopped by stopping and then starting again, turning onto Linden Street and stopping and then starting again, turning into a residential parking area and attempting to turn around. Officer DiCenso noticed the driver side air bag had deployed. Officer DiCenso spoke with the male operator, and requested his license and registration. The operator provided his license and the vehicle inspection report, he then provided an expired vehicle registration. She noticed that his eyes were bloodshot and glassy, his speech was slurred and she could detect an odor of an alcoholic beverage emanating from his person. He denied consuming any alcohol. There was an open bottle of beer in the vehicle. He was aware he had been involved in an accident and denied trying to leave the scene of the accident. He was unable to successfully pass reasonable tests to determine if he was able to safely operate a motor vehicle. He was taken into custody, transported to the station, booked in the usual manner, afforded all rights and released on personal recognizance.
On November 29, 2021 at 6:42 p.m. Officer…