Eight refrigerators were among the junk officials found today stuffed into a Winter Street home.
Police entered the hoarder’s house after the resident, an elderly man, crashed his car into a mail truck on Winthrop Street just after noon. Officers accompanied him to his home at 124 Winter St. and went inside.
They came out squirming, wearing blue sanitary gloves and squirting anti-bacterial gel.
“There’s a lot of stuff in there,” said Michael Tusino, assistant director of inspectional services in the Building Department who was called to inspect the house.
From the outside, the brown, one-story single-family home with white trim didn’t look unkempt, but Tusino said it is loaded with belongings like clothes and papers..." More