Two bats, a box, and a bathroom.
A Shrewsbury woman called police just after midnight Tuesday, reporting she had two bats trapped in her bathroom. The animal control officer came to help the next morning, but then the bats came back. Hours later, the resident called again, saying that she had two bats in boxes. By the time the animal control officer arrived, the bats had somehow gotten out of the boxes and left the house.
Perhaps they were expecting a less-than-friendly departure?
A manager at Friendly's in Milford asked for police assistance Friday night. They wanted an officer to stand by while they "let someone go."
Targeting Target twice. In two towns.
Everyone has a place they can't stay away from: for me, it's pretty much anywhere that sells frozen yogurt. This man, however, has a preference for Target: robbing Target, that is. The man is charged with trying to rob Target in Marlborough and Target in Westborough, a week apart.
Power tool usage is frowned upon late at night.
In a previous OMG PD column, we told you of the person whose neighbor twice complained to police about him mowing the lawn at an unreasonable hour. In Northborough this week, a resident called police to report a neighbor was using power tools at 10:40 p.m.