Major crime and incident report
Tuesday, Nov. 16, 2021
2:34 a.m.: larceny, Fairfield Avenue, a caller reports that he was awoken to the sound of power tools and looked outside to find three male parties getting into a vehicle, the caller reports that he checked his vehicle and video surveillance and found that a catalytic converter had been stolen, the responding officer reports that a description of the vehicle was shared with dispatch and an incident report was filed;
2:33 p.m.: animal complaint, Montgomery Road, a caller reports that a thin, white chihuahua-type dog was seen running loose in the Hanover-Sycamore area of Westfield and he brought it to the VCA Montgomery Road Animal Hospital, dispatch reports that an animal control officer retrieved the dog and transported it to the Westfield Regional Animal Shelter;
4:53 p.m.: accident, East Main Street, a caller reports that he was involved in a motor vehicle accident with airbag deployment, the responding medics report that one person was transported to Baystate Medical Center, the responding officer reports that two tow trucks were requested to remove two motor vehicles from the scene, the officer reports that Seth Nicholas Torres-Soto, 31, of 155 River St., West Springfield, was placed under arrest for operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol and negligent operation of a motor vehicle;
9:24 p.m.: motor vehicle breaking and entering, Bristol Street, a caller reports that she witnessed two teenagers breaking into her husband’s vehicle before fleeing the scene when they noticed her, the responding officer filed an incident report.
No major incidents were reported in Southwick on this date.