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Merrimack Valley

June 19, 2013

Police find man shot in arm

LAWRENCE — Police are investigating the early morning shooting of a man in the 300 block of Jackson Street Monday.

The man, an area resident, was shot under his left arm pit and arm, according to a police report.

Officer Keith Salach wrote that when he pulled up to Knox and Jackson streets, a woman was waving her arms, pointing to an area driveway and yelling for help. In the driveway, Salach found a man slumped over the hood of an SUV. He was wearing a white tank top that was soaked with blood and a black shirt as tied around his left arm like a tourniquet.

Salach immediately called for an ambulance and back up, he said.

Police found drugs, shell casings and blood in the area.

The victim’s wounds are not believed to be life-threatening, police said.

The following items are from area police logs:

LAWRENCE

Friday

:Arrest: Nicholas Andrew Cowette, 23, of 37 Thomas St., Manchester, N.H.; shoptlifting, larceny of property valued under $250, 700 Essex St., 6 p.m.

Saturday

:Arrest: Geraldo Perez, 42, of 3 Blake St., Methuen; disorderly conduct, 297 Howard St., 12:28 a.m.

Arrest: Yesion Arsenio Roa, 18, of 107 Lowell St., Lawrence; reckless operation, failure to pull right for an emergency vehicle, driving a motorcycle without a helmet, Brook and Union streets, 8:05 p.m.

Arrest: Isabelo Lopez-Fuentes, 42, homeless; disorderly conduct, Essex and Newbury streets, 8:38 p.m.

Arrest: Christian Tavares, 28, of 2 Museum Sq., #1106, Lawrence; failure to stop for a police officer, failure to stop, passing a motor vehicle stopped for a pedestrian in the crosswalk, driving after license revocation, 1:48 a.m.

Arrest: Cristobal Mendez, 47, of 284 Broadway St., #rear, Lawrence; trespassing, 284 Broadway, 3:29 a.m.

Arrest: Jorge Rodriguez, 27, of 62 Trenton St., Lawrence; disorderly conduct, resisting arrest, 1:43 a.m.

Arrest: Yunilda Garcia, 33, of 433 Washington St., Haverhill; resisting arrest, disorderly conduct, drunken driving and driving without a license in possession, 389 Broadway, 3:37 a.m.

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