The following information was taken from the Dedham police log. Suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty.
Tuesday, May 7
Accident: At 8:11 a.m., police responded to a two-vehicle accident on Common Street. One vehicle slowed for traffic and was struck from behind by the other. One person was transported to Deaconess-Glover Hospital in Needham.
Theft: At 11:56 a.m., police received a report of two vehicles – a blue Ford Focus and a blue Kia Rio – entered on Oak Street. Both vehicles had been left unlocked. Nothing was missing from the Kia, but a checkbook was missing from the Ford.
Theft: At 12:25 p.m., police received a report of the theft of a bicycle on Demetra Terrace.
Theft: At 1:24 p.m., police received a report of stolen shoes valued at $100 from Providence Highway.
Wednesday, May 8
Attempted break-in: At 1:04 a.m., police received a report of an attempted break-in on Bussey Street. The rear door was pushed in, but police determined that no access was gained to the interior of the building.
Housebreak: At 3:28 a.m., police received a report of a housebreak on Colburn Street. The resident reported that her brother broke into her home and fled in an unknown direction.
Arrest: At 11:39 a.m., police arrested Rizaldy Xavier Tayag Sr., 23, of Lowell and charged him with felony entering at night. Tayag allegedly broke into his sister’s house. The arrest was made on Colburn Street.
Theft: At 3:17 p.m., police received a report of a theft by check from a Stergis Way business.
Fraud: At 7:55 p.m., police received a report of a phone scam from a Chickering Road resident. A man, who claimed to be from Microsoft, called asking if the residents were having trouble with computer viruses. The residents told the man they did have a virus, and the man appeared to be able to access and manipulate their computer. He asked if they would like to buy anti-virus software, and then asked for a credit card number. They provided it, but then the man said the card did not work and asked for a money order to be sent to India. The residents hung up the phone, put a stop on the credit card payment and called police. The residents’ credit card company said a charge had been attempted with the resident was on the phone, but it was unsuccessful.
Thursday, May 9
Arrest: At 8:42 a.m., police stopped a vehicle on Rustcraft Road. Police arrested the operator, Jahlani Walers, 35, of Hyde Park, and charged him with unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and having a child under 5 without a car seat. Police also arrested Walters on a straight warrant out of Wrentham District Court for three vehicle violations.
Accident: At 12:21 p.m., police responded to an accident on East Street involving a gray 2007 Honda Accord and a gray 2013 Toyota Sienna. The Toyota struck the back of the Honda, which had applied the breaks. The driver of the Honda complained of head and stomach issues and was transported to Norwood Hospital.
Accident: At 5:21 p.m., police responded to an accident on Bridge Street involving a red 2002 Acura and a red 2012 Honda. The Acura was exiting the Hess Gas station and turning south on Pine Street and the Honda was traveling north on Pine Street. The Acura pulled out into traffic in front of the Honda, which was unable to stop in time and struck the Acura, according to a witness. Two people were transported to Norwood Hospital.
Friday, May 10
Accident: At 3:51 p.m., police responded to a three-vehicle accident at a parking lot on Providence Highway. One vehicle swerved to avoid a collision with another vehicle when it struck a parked vehicle, which struck another vehicle. Injuries were reported.
Arrest: At 5:25 p.m., police received a call reporting an assault on Bryant Street. Police pulled over a green Honda and arrested the driver, Jake Louis, 25, of Lowell, and charged him for operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license. The woman with Louis denied she had been assaulted.
Accident: At 5:54 p.m., police responded to a three-vehicle accident on Providence Highway. One vehicle rear-ended another, which was pushed into a third. One person was transported to Newton-Wellesley Hospital.
Accident: At 6:28 p.m., police received a report of a three-vehicle accident on Providence Highway. One vehicle rear-ended another, which was pushed into a third waiting at a red light. Injuries were reported.
Sunday, May 12
Malicious damage: At 9:36 a.m., police received a report of malicious damage to a vehicle on Parker Staples Road. The passenger side front window was smashed.
Building entered: At 2:11 p.m., police received a report that a building was entered on High Street. Someone tampered with a door and may have gained access to the building.