Police Arrest Man Accused of Assault Causing Serious Injury

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A Haverhill man, accused of assault causing serious injury Wednesday evening in connection with a disturbance in the lower Acre neighborhood, is due to be arraigned in Haverhill District Court.

Kevin Basford, 38, of 127 How St., Haverhill, was arrested at 7:24 p.m., Wednesday, at home, and charged with assault and battery with a dangerous weapon causing serious bodily injury.

In other police news, a warrant sweep Wednesday by Haverhill police nets four local residents, including a Haverhill man sought on as many as four outstanding warrants. However, specific charges under the warrants were not listed on a police log. The warrant arrests occurred between 10:26 a.m. and 1:20 p.m., Wednesday.

Arrested were:

William Hurd, 26, 10 Fifth Ave., Haverhill, 2 warrants, 10:26 a.m., 10 Fifth Ave.

Coty Siteman, 27, 34 Emerson St., Haverhill, 4 warrants, 11:19 a.m., 17 Beacon St.

Tonya Scheller, 42, 130 Broadway, Haverhill, 1 warrant, 12:57 p.m., 130 Broadway

Justin Noyes, 37, 21 Atwood Road, Haverhill, 2 warrants, 1:20 p.m., 40 Bailey Boulevard.