Police logs, Jan. 23 to Jan. 28
Montague, Jan. 23
1:17 a.m. — Reporting person states he just witnessed a white van rear-end another van; both operators are speaking with each other and appear to be fine.
9:08 p.m. — Domestic disturbance on Millers Falls Road.
Orange, Jan. 24
3:15 p.m. — Shelburne Control took a call from a reporting person on Mechanic Street complaining that her apartment was smelling of marijuana, due to the downstairs neighbor’s apartment; officer stood in the common hallway, and no odor was noted; incident investigated.
4:08 p.m. — Reporting person came into the station to report her purse was stolen out of her car; officer to investigate.
5:20 p.m. — Person came into the station as his father kicked him out, and he has no where to go; officer assisting.
Montague, Jan. 24
9:07 a.m. — A disabled motor vehicle is causing a traffic backup on Canal Road; assistance was provided, with a jump start, and the vehicle is on its way.
12:28 p.m. — Walk-in reports she found the lock broken on her back door on Avenue A.
4:10 p.m. — Department of Children and Families requesting officer assistance with removal of a 1-month-old child; believe the adult male has a warrant and is known to be violent. Child removed. Anthony M. Dewdney II, 32, of Springfield, arrested on a default warrant.
10 p.m. — Traffic stop on Power Street. Drug paraphernalia visible. Vehicle searched, nothing found. Verbal warning.
11:56 p.m. — Avenue A caller requesting officer regarding her prescription medication being taken from her by her ex son-in-law; advises that this is the second time in a week that they have been taken from her. Medication taken is Soma, a muscle relaxant and Suboxone, an opioid dependence treatment. Greenfield police will be on the lookout.
Greenfield, Jan. 24
2:07 a.m. — Domestic disturbance on Oak Courts, where the reporting person states that her son’s father, “just seriously slapped me across the face.” Investigation showed both were intoxicated; arrested Todd Pilot, 36, of Oak Courts, Greenfield, charged with assault and battery, (domestic).
1:58 p.m. — Responded to a hit-and-run accident in the Baystate Franklin Medical Center parking lot.
7:17 p.m. — Thomas W. Tobey, 31, of 90 River Road, Greenfield, was arrested on a charge of domestic assault and battery, after police responded to a disturbance on Chapman Court.
8:07 p.m. — A Phillips Street caller reported that a black pickup with no plates pulled up to her Dumpster and took things out of it, and also tried to take the bumper off her friend’s car.
11:57 p.m. — Ricky Rattanavillay, 25, of 78 Burnham Road, was arrested on a charge of driving with a suspended license, after a traffic stop.
Orange, Jan. 25
3 p.m. — Shoplifter investigation led to arrest of Cheryl Lynde Petit, 57, of Woodland Drive, Athol, charged with shoplifting.
Montague, Jan. 25
4:33 a.m. — 911 cell caller, who refused to identify himself, reporting that he witnessed a drug deal and assault in the area of the F.L. Roberts gas station on Third Street; states one male pistol-whipped the other and took off up the hill, car is between Third and Fourth streets.
1:03 p.m. — Caller reporting a hit-and-run, damage to his vehicle overnight while parked in the Third Street parking lot.
1:51 p.m. — Seventh Street caller reporting he came home and found doors open and his medications gone; a friend was in the apartment and said he heard something but didn’t know what happened.
4:59 p.m. — Karri L. Bailey, 28, of 97 Second St. arrested on probable cause for Greenfield Police Department.
6:07 p.m. — Report of shoplifting at F.L. Roberts on Third St. Summons issued, Suspect’s brother arrived on scene and paid for the items that were taken.
Greenfield, Jan. 25
12:04 a.m. — A Fairview Street caller reported that someone broke into his home and stole pills, jewelry, and valuable coins. He believes it may be a person known to him who has a “serious heroin addiction.”
2:11 a.m. — A Chapman Street caller reported that he was assaulted in the Main Street area. He was taken to Baystate Franklin Medical Center.
2:17 a.m. — A White Birch Avenue caller reported a missing four-year-old girl. A K9 was requested, as well as the state police air wing and several local agencies. The child was located later in the home.
7:46 a.m. — Assisted a caller near the town center who was feeling suicidal. He was taken to Baystate Franklin Medical Center.
8:13 a.m. — Report of fraudulent check use.
4:16 p.m. — Caller from Chapman Street reports that the mother of his child assaulted him. Karri L. Bailey, 28, of 97 Second St., Turners Falls, arrested and charged with domestic assault and battery and possession of a Class A drug.
4:51 p.m. — George Street caller reports neighbor hit his vehicle yesterday. Minor accident, assisted with information exchange.
5:16 p.m. — Report of a despondent person at the Winslow Apartments, 9 Wells St. Subject voluntarily wanted to go to hospital due to drug use. He was transported by ambulance.
6:07 p.m. — Report of an accident on Colrain Road. Minor damage, information exchanged.
6:14 p.m. — Aster Court caller reports her phone was lost and whoever found it is calling her contacts and harassing them and is trying to hack into her email.
7:24 p.m. — Party reporting that he was assaulted by one of the referees while at the Greenfield Skating Rink tonight. Reports he was grabbed by a referee, at the hockey game, same came to station and filled out a witness statement and would like to press charges.
8:10 p.m. — BOLO issued for a known drug user with bi-polar disorder; father is looking to check welfare of his son.
9:57 p.m. — Chimney fire at Birch Street address.
Greenfield, Jan. 26
12:21 a.m. — Traffic stop on Conway Street. Vehicle towed for expired registration; citation to be mailed.
2:19 a.m. — Fairview Street caller reports his uncle is attempting to break in. Uncle agreed to go to another location for the evening.
5:20 a.m. — Main Street caller reports highly intoxicated male known to her by first name walked into her apartment and passed out on the floor. Currently unresponsive and unconscious. Male party ID’d by officer who had dealt with him on an earlier call and moved along.
6:41 a.m. — Report of a missing person with a history of depression and being suicidal. Last seen at 6 p.m. Officers conducted a search of the home.
11:45 a.m. — Caller reports someone broke into Liberty Tax, 223 Main St., through the back door sometime since 4 p.m. yesterday.
1:44 p.m. — Report of a black leather wallet lost at either Home Depot or Pete’s Seafood.
4:05 p.m. — Domestic disturbance, Conway Street apartments. Ray Martinez, 29, of 27 Severance St. arrested and charged with domestic assault and battery.
5:38 p.m. — Caller from Adams Road reports her daughter is calling and threatening to kill her and their landlord because he won a case against her in court recently; the caller also has custody of the daughter’s small child; this is an ongoing issue, and the caller was advised to seek a court order in the morning, while officer attempted to contact the daughter, but no answer on her phone.
5:51 p.m. — Caller from the YMCA on Main Street says that while at the Y today between 1 and 1:45 p.m. someone went through her bag in the family locker room, and stole a necklace and a ring; officer took the report but no suspects or further information for follow up; report issued.
6:22 p.m. — Domestic disturbance on Oak Courts, where the caller says she doesn’t want her husband there anymore as he is highly intoxicated, and threatening her; male was intoxicated and was transported to Baystate Franklin Medical Center by police for voluntary mental health evaluation.
10:49 p.m. — Possible breaking and entering reported on Pierce Street by the Tognarelli building; and an officer identified and spoke with suspects, and then contacted the business owner and advised him of the incident; one man will be summoned for operating with revoked license, uninsured motor vehicle, and unregistered motor vehicle, and the truck was towed.
Orange, Jan. 26
6:52 p.m. — Control took a call from a person on East Main Street stating a male has her cell phone and won’t give it back; officer located the male and he gave the officer the cell phone.
9:40 p.m. — Control got a 911 call from a man who stated he is feeling crazy and wants to go to the hospital; he was taken to Athol Memorial Hospital by Orange Fire Department Ambulance.
Montague, Jan. 26
12:55 p.m. — Caller advising of a hole in the sidewalk area on the White Bridge, states you can see the water through it. Officer observed chunk of concrete missing from the walkway, requested state/DPW be advised.
2:49 p.m. — Caller was walking on Migratory Way and heard the sound of a BB or pellet gun being shot from other side, believes kids were shooting at the ducks but the last one ricocheted off the fence where she was walking. Officer checked area, unable to locate anyone.
10:46 p.m. – Vandalism reported on Dell Street where the caller says someone has kicked in one of her basement windows; several times she was offered to have an officer stop and speak with her, but she declined; she requested it be on file, and she was advised to contact the department with any further problems.
Montague, Jan. 27
6:22 a.m. — Caller from Eleventh Street reports that three, and possibly four, of his company vehicles, as well as a trailer, were broken into over the weekend; he is a supervisor for Lewis Tree Service.
7:47 a.m. — Female caller on 911 reports her vehicle was broken into at Farren Care Center sometime overnight while she was at work.
9:24 a.m. — Breaking and entering reported at the storage building of the Moltenbrey building on Avenue A.
11:08 a.m. — Accident on Millers Falls Road where the caller says her vehicle was just struck with debris from a vehicle on a ramp truck,; no injuries reported; truck driver was cited for unsecured load.
12:10 p.m. — Walk-in reports her step-father just assaulted her by hitting her in the face several times; arrested was Marcus Jason Campbell, 39, of Third Street, Turners Falls, charged with assault and battery, (domestic) and intimidating a witness.
7:27 p.m. — General disturbance reported by a caller who reports a verbal altercation took place at Jake’s Tavern on Avenue A between two males; found to be verbal only and they were sent on their way.
Orange, Jan. 27
12:15 a.m. — Accident on South Main Street, a single-vehicle accident at the South Main Street and Route 202 intersection; investigation led to arrest of Robert R. Sevene, 47, of Amherst, charged with operating under the influence of liquor, marked lane violation, and negligent operation of a motor vehicle.
1:22 a.m. — Control advised it got a smoke alarm coming from Chase Street; officers tied up on arrest; fire department was notified.
1:25 a.m. — Accident reported on Eagleville Road.
4:40 a.m. — Control advises the fire department is responding to South Shore Drive for a chimney fire; officer responded to assist.
8:44 a.m. — Shelburne Control received a report that a person has self inflicted knife wound on East River Street, and there is an infant child in the home; on officers arrival there was no evidence found of a wound, but the involved person was taken to Athol Memorial Hospital for evaluation.
9:10 a.m. — Landlord of a South Shore Drive residence requests an officer to keep the peace, as there was a fire last night, and he needs to assess the damages, but the tenants are inside and won’t answer the door; officer sent and on his arrival they opened the door; the landlord then said he is all set.
11:01 a.m. — Report of a larceny on Quabbin Boulevard and an officer is requested; under investigation.
9:54 p.m. — Control took a call from North Main Street reporting a female outside his residence is pounding on the door, but the reporting person doesn’t know this woman; both units responded, and found it to be a person who was placed in placed in protective custody, until she can be picked up by her sister.
Greenfield, Jan. 27
12:18 a.m. — Caller from Devens Street looking for advice on what to do about his wife giving his dog away.
1:40 a.m. — Breaking and entering attempt reported at Day’s Inn on Colrain Road where the caller stated two men were attempting to break into the room via the window on the second floor; officer found no visible indications of someone scaling the outside wall, and the reporting person then explains he hasn’t slept for a few days and has post traumatic stress syndrome.
2:06 a.m. — Breaking and entering attempt on Fairview Street where the caller says his uncle is attempting to break into his residence again; officers located the male involved hiding in a neighbor’s backyard; the male was then transported to a friend’s house on Phillips Street, and advised not to return to the Fairview Street location.
9:27 a.m. — Hit-and-run accident reported at the Medical Center on Riddell Street where the caller says a vehicle operated by an elderly woman backed into a parked vehicle, and left without leaving a note.
10;03 a.m. — Greenfield High School staff would like an officer about a child who has left the school grounds; officer then passed the information along to a parent.
12:42 p.m. — Middle school staff requests an officer because two children brought a toy to school that wasn’t appropriate; it was confiscated by the school, and turned over to the police department for destruction; follow up to be done by SRO (school resource officer).
1:52 p.m. — Baystate Franklin Medical Center reports a female is being disruptive in the waiting room of the ER; the female has been a constant problem due to her inability to get a return ride to Avenue A in Turners Falls every time she is transported to the hospital; GMTA/FRTA has a bus transport that will provide a free transportation from the hospital to home; in the end an officer took her to Turners Falls.
2:22 p.m. — An unwanted person reported at Department of Children and Families offices on Munson Street who is violating probation and a court order; the female was gone on arrival of police.
5:50 p.m. — Walk-in reports a larceny in that the reporting person states her house was entered about four or five days ago and a necklace was taken; report filed.
8:11 p.m. — Walk-in reports an employee at Tire Warehouse on Federal Street stole money and made fraudulent refunds on the walk-in person’s credit card; report referred to the detective bureau.
Montague, Jan. 28
5:53 a.m. — Loud noise disturbance on Davis Street where the male says that another male is racing his 4-door Nissan up and down the street, very fast and loud most mornings at about the 5:30. Officer investigating.
4:53 p.m. — Reporting person says his son was walking home from the middle school and was approached in the area of Turnpike and Millers Falls roads by a black pickup and the driver asked the boy if he wanted a ride; the driver was described as a white male, mid 30’s, blond hair, with glasses, no facial hair; the son continued to walk home.
6:59 p.m. — Report of a two-car accident at Lake Pleasant and Millers Falls roads; where officer located the vehicles, but no injuries reported, one operator was given a written warning.
Greenfield, Jan. 28
6:16 a.m. — Breaking and entering attempt reported from Fairview Street, where the reporting person stated the involved male is trying to get into the house again, the same as in the past two nights; officer located the male and served him with paperwork.
9:37 a.m. — Child in crisis reported by the staff at Four Corners School, off Ferrante Avenue; the child was taken to Baystate Franklin Medical Center.
10:40 a.m. — Caller from Water Street reports a neighborhood dispute and threats made by a downstairs tenant; officer spoke with all those involved and advised them of harassment prevention options, as well as the option to ignore one another.
10:50 a.m. — Breaking and entering into a motor vehicle reported on West Street where the caller says a purse and wallet are missing; officer investigating.
11:35 a.m. — Report of a problem letter at Staples, where the manager told an officer that a 70-year-old male sent a letter regarding a female employee, including a Dunkin’ Donuts gift card, and an unwanted date request, as well as an offers to purchase a car or pay for her college tuition; manager said he will call the male involved and advised him that he is unwanted, and request he actually find another Staples to shop at.
11:38 a.m. — Accident at the 55 Federal St. parking area where a vehicle rolled in the lot striking a parked vehicle; operator was cited for failing to set a parking brake.
12:32 p.m. — Larceny reported on Federal Street where the officer spoke with the reporting person who said a subject came into the store yesterday and stole a demo phone.
12:53 p.m. — Report of a lost wallet called in from the F. L. Roberts store on Main Street.
2:08 p.m. — Hospital security reports a hit-and-run accident in the parking lot.
3:41 p.m. — Larceny reported from Chapman Street location where the caller says she is moving out and was last there two days ago, and when she returned today, she discovered that her stereo and speakers for it were gone.
4:04 p.m. — Shoplifting reported at Ruggeri’s Beverage and Redemption Center where the caller says a female shoplifted a bottle of beer.
4:37 p.m. — Caller from Grand Avenue reports his identity was stolen; officer to investigate.
4:42 p.m. — Accident with possible injuries in area of Bernardston Road near the Yetter Business Center; three vehicles involved, but all those involved declined medical aid; fire department spreading drying agent.
5:41 p.m. — Bus fire in the FRTA garage on Deerfield Street.
6:22 p.m. — Caller from the Salvation Army facility on Chapman Street reports it sounds like a large fight outside; but in the end it was determined to be a verbal argument between a male and female over the phone.