Weymouth Woman Having 'Bad Day' Charged With Shoplifting at Kohl's
A look at excerpts from the Weymouth court log.
Weymouth Woman Having 'bad day' Charged With Shoplifting at Kohl's
Melissa A. Nash, 31, of 69 Great Republic Ave., Weymouth was arraigned in Hingham District Court on a charge of shoplifting over $100 by asportation. The case was continued to Jan. 15. The charge stems from a Sept. 8, 2012 incident in Hingham after police were dispatched to Kohl's Department Store for a report of a woman stealing items. Police said Nash allegedly had stolen earrings, a necklace, jeans, two tanktops, and colgone and stashed them in her purse. Nash allegedly told police, "I was just having a bad day."
Elderly Weymouth Man Charged With Assault With Knife
Forrest M. Hammer, 89, of 10B Harrington Circle, Weymouth was arraigned in Hingham District Court on a charge of assault with a dangerous weapon. The case was continued to Feb. 11. Hammer was released on personal recognizance. The charge stems from a Aug. 29, 2012 incident in Hingham at 12:22 p.m. when police were dispatched to 463 Lincoln St. for a report of a man who allegedly pulled a knife on another man during an argument over their dogs, police said in the incident report. Hammer is accused of brandishing a small folding knife as the two men argued, police said.