Child Airlifted To Hospital After Falling Into Fire Pit

Billerica – Billerica Police, EMS and Fire Departments responded after a young child accidentally tripped and fell into a fire pit on Saturday, September 3rd. Around 6 p.m., police received a call that a 2 1/2 year-old girl tripped while attending a birthday party on Bridle Road, landing in an active fire pit in the yard. The child was quickly removed and placed into water to mitigate any burn injuries. Billerica Paramedics responded and the decision was made, out of an abundance of caution, to send the child to a Boston hospital via medical helicopter. The exact extent of the child’s … Continue reading

Billerica Woman Charged with Attempted Murder

Billerica – On Wednesday, August 31, 2016 at approximately 1:50 pm, Billerica Police received a 911 call reporting a stabbing that just occurred at Devito Brothers Pizza, located at 446 Boston Road, Billerica, in the O’connor Plaza. Officers arrived to learn that one of the staff at the restaurant had just been stabbed in the back by a female assailant with, what was described as, an ice pick. The male victim reported the assailant was known to him and had fled after he barricaded himself in a bathroom to prevent additional injuries. Although there were patrons in the restaurant at the time of the event, … Continue reading

Two Local Package Stores Robbed

Billerica – On Tuesday, August 2, 2016 at approximately 8:48 PM the Billerica Police received a report of an attempted armed robbery at 129 Liquors, located at #252 Salem Road, Billerica. The clerk reported that a white male, between approximately 5’4” to 5’7” inches, medium build, wearing a grey sweatshirt, jeans, sunglasses, and a camouflage hat entered the store with a knife demanding money from the cash register. The suspect jumped the counter and spent about 90 seconds in the store before fleeing in an unknown direction. Shortly thereafter, at approximately 9:09 PM, Billerica Police received a 911 call from … Continue reading

The Billerica Police Department Celebrating National Night Out August 2, 2016

August 2, 2016 from 5 – 9pm at Billerica Town Hall. National Night Out is an annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make our neighborhoods safer, better places to live. It provides an opportunity for our Men and Women in Blue to build relationships with our citizens. We will be partnering with the Billerica Recreation department who will be sponsoring Concerts on the Common with 4Ever Fab- Beatles tribute band. Lynnway Auto Auction has once again sponsored this year’s entertainer, Mr. Matt Roberts. He has appeared nationally on NBC’s Today show and starred in over … Continue reading

Serious Motor Vehicle Crash Involving Pedestrian

At approximately 3:50 p.m. on July 21, 2016, the Billerica Police Communications Center received numerous 911 calls regarding a pedestrian who was struck by a motor vehicle at 800 Boston Road/Route 3A. Upon arrival to the scene, Officers learned that a 35-year-old woman from Chelmsford was traveling northbound on Route 3A in a 2013 GMC Acadia when she struck a 14-year-old juvenile from Billerica who was on a bicycle crossing the street. The juvenile sustained serious injuries and was taken by ambulance to an area hospital. The woman was not injured and remained at the scene. She was the sole … Continue reading