Arrests: Parking Dispute Leads to A&B; Man Nabbed With $695 in Stolen Jewelry
The following information was provided by the Natick Police Department. Where arrests or charges are mentioned, it does not indicate a conviction. All arrests are reported.
Sunday, June 10
7:34 p.m.: Police responded to a reported disturbance on Harvard Street. According to statements, an argument ensued after a woman parked a vehicle in a spot regularly used by another resident. During the argument, a woman reportedly "applied a close fist" to another person prior to police arrival. Once police were taking statements, a second alleged victim arrived and said the vehicle in the driveway belonged to a family member, and the vehicle contained items belonging to the second victim.
Police said Tamara Smith, 35, of 6 Harvard St., Apt. 3, Natick, had been given permission to collect several items from the sidewalk in front of the second victim’s home. It is alleged she entered the garage and took the vehicle and other items (snow blower/furniture/toys) for which permission had not been given.
Smith was arrested at 4:42 p.m. Monday, June 11, and charged with breaking and entering a building in the daytime for a felony, larceny of a motor vehicle, assault and battery and larceny over $250.
Tuesday, June 12
1:14 p.m.: Loss prevention from Macy's called to report they had a shoplifter in custody. Timothy Strapponi, 20, of 178 Hecla St., Uxbridge, was arrested and charged with larceny over $250. Police said he stole six necklaces and a pair of earrings, with a total value of $695.
Wednesday, June 13
2:14 a.m.: Police stopped a vehicle at Kendall Lane and West Central Street. Ioane Abdushelishvili, 17, of 5 Village Way, Apt. 17, Natick, was charged with unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle.