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Town of Tyngsborough, MA Police Department
Thursday March 28th, 2013 :: 04:43 p.m. EDT


Arrests made and criminal summons issued

On March 23, 2013 at 6:30pm officers stopped a vehicle on Parham Road on suspicion that the vehicle's registration was revoked. Upon identifying the operator, Barry Monteiro, officers found that the vehicle currently had a revoked registration for lack of auto insurance. Monteiro of Dracut was charged with operating an uninsured motor vehicle and will receive a criminal summons to appear in Lowell District Court, the vehicle was towed from the scene.

On March 25th at 5:15 pm Tyngsborough Police Officers stopped a vehicle on Chestnut Road for speeding. Officers then found that the operator, Ryan Popplewell, had an active arrest warrant. Popplewell, 25 yrs. old of Hooksett, NH was then arrested and transported to the Tyngsborough Police Department where he was booked. The warrant was out of Lowell District Court for failing to appear for past motor vehicle offenses.

On March 26th at 1:37am Tyngsborough Police officers responded to the Tyngsborough bridge for a report of a motorist who had fallen to sleep behind the wheel. Officers found the subject and upon waking him up advised him to remove the keys from the ignition of the vehicle, in response the subject turned on the vehicle’s windshield wipers and activated the washer fluid. A subsequent sobriety test revealed that the subject was under the influence of liquor. Joshua McMahon, 39 yrs. old of Nashua, was arrested and charged with OUI Liquor and operating a motor vehicle with a revoked driver’s license. He was transported to the police department, booked and later released on bail.

Town of Tyngsborough, MA Police Department
20 Westford Rd
Tyngsborough, MA 01879

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 978-649-7504

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