Norwich Police Respond to Gun Incident
Weekly Police Log
June 19 to June 26
At 2:30 p.m., police responded to Falcon Lane for a resident who needed help with a bat. Police found the bat hanging from the upstairs ceiling and removed it to the woods.
At 7:14 p.m., police responded to Beaver Meadow Road for a report of a tree down, blocking the roadway.
At 3:39 p.m., police responded to an abandoned raccoon on Beaver Meadow Road. The caller said the raccoon was left in a trap for 2-3 days. The raccoon was still alive when police arrived. There were no vehicles in the driveway of the residence and there was a “For Sale” sign on the front lawn. Police released the raccoon.
At 10:14 p.m., police responded to a call of suspicious activity on River Road. The caller said numerous cars were parked in a construction company’s driveway. Blocks in front of the bay doors had been removed. Police searched the building but found no one inside.
At 7:36 p.m., police received a report that a child found a gun behind a woodpile. Police determined the gun was a toy gun that looked real.
At 8:21 p.m., police responded to a residence on Route 132 for a report of trespassing. Police noticed no vehicles or people upon arrival.
At 9:51 p.m., police responded to a burglary alarm at Dan and Whit’s. Upon police arrival, there was no audible alarm. The building was secure.
At 4:30 a.m., police responded to Dan and Whit’s for a burglary alarm. Motion had been detected inside. When police arrived, the store owner was in the building. No one else was there.
At 10:18 p.m., police responded to a report of two bicycles left near Ledyard Bridge. The caller was concerned the bike riders could be in the river. The bicycles had flat tires when police arrived. There was no suspicious activity found.