Arrest: John William McCarthy, 51, homeless; shoplifting, 4:30 p.m., 700 Essex St.
Arrest: Christopher Bouchard, 21, of 42 Anderson Drive, Methuen; illegal possession of cocaine and carrying a firearm without a license, 2:11 p.m., Prospect Street.
Arrest: Myles Ferrell, 17, of 375 Lowell St., Lawrence; carrying a firearm without a license, disorderly conduct and resisting arrest, 4:54 p.m., 377 Lowell St.
Arrest: Edgar Topping, 44, of 39 Brookfield St., Lawrence; domestic assault and battery and three outstanding warrants, 10:44 p.m., his home.
Arrest: Nancy Rivera, 34, of 22 Bailey St., #3, Lawrence; engaging in sexual conduct for a fee, 8:46 p.m., South Union and Bailey streets.
Car break: 100 CDs stolen from a car parked at 1 Parker St., 5 p.m.
Car break: Passenger window smashed in and car radio ripped out, 1998 Honda Civic, 5:28 p.m., 395 Lowell St.
Malicious damage: House windows smashed, 8:30 p.m., 305 Prospect St.