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Friday, Sept. 1

Mystery liquid: At 8:04 a.m., a Park Vale resident reported that their windows and doors were covered in an unknown liquid.

Leaf blower theft: At 10:51 a.m., a caller reported that someone took a leaf blower out of a truck on Cedar Road.

Attempted bike theft: At 3:57 p.m., police received a report of a possible attempted bike theft on Wellington Terrace that resulted in vandalism to a grey, Raleigh men’s bike.

Ouch: At 4:53 p.m., someone reported being punched in the face.

Suspicious package: At 6:19 p.m., police received a report of a suspicious package wrapped in brown paper and tape, next to a hydrant on Beacon Street.

Suspicious: At 8:20 p.m., a caller reported two men who were trying to open the doors at Temple Israel on Sewall Avenue. The caller said that one man was 5 feet 11 inches, and the other one was shorter. One was wearing a grey sports shirt, and the other was wearing a camo jacket. The caller also said that one of them was named Julio.

Saturday, Sept. 2

Vandalism: A caller reported seeing two white, college-aged men tear down an MBTA sign. The caller said they took off running when spotted.

Fight club: At 11:31 p.m., a caller reported a group on Garrison Road that was rough housing with each other, fighting and drinking.

Sunday, Sept. 3

Lost?: At 12:15 a.m., a man was reported walking around the Brookline Police Department property and looking down walkways.

Attempted break and enter: At 1:12 a.m., a caller on Beacon Street reported that someone had tried to open to windows while the caller was home. The caller did not get a good look at the person, but said they were wearing black with a gold chain. The caller said the person took off towards Kent Street.

Fight: At 1:45 a.m., a caller reported a group of roughly five males fighting in the street near Winthrop Road and Garrison Road.

Haunted?: At 2:48 a.m., a caller reported a white sedan on Boylston Street near Chestnut Hill Avenue that was in the middle lane with the wipers on. The caller said no one appeared to be in the car.

Attempted break and enter: At 10:09 a.m., a caller on Warren Street reported that someone was attempting to open the doors on the right side of the house.

Fireworks: At 9:04 p.m., a caller reported residents on Boylston Street who shot fireworks into the yard from the fourth floor.

Monday, Sept. 4

Odd: At 12:10 a.m., police received a report of a man wearing a trench coat and baseball cap who had been standing in front of their house on Manchester Road for an extended period of time. The caller said the man then headed toward Stedman Street.

Theft: At 11:35 a.m., police received a report of a man who took the caller’s cell phone from a table at the Dunkin’ Donuts on Beacon Street. The caller described the man as Indian, wearing a blue shirt and blue jeans. The caller said an employee had the incident on camera.

Too loud: At 2:52 p.m., a caller on Cameron Street reported a house that was playing the car stereo so loud it was shaking the walls.

Ouch: At 10:17 p.m., a Village Way resident reported being slapped in the face by their neighbor.

Tuesday, Sept. 5

Break and enter: At 6:24 a.m., a caller on Linden Street reported that between midnight and the time of the call someone had cut out the window screen for access to the building, took a man’s wallet with credit cards and $60, and exited by the sliding glass door.