Police Log: Oct. 25-Nov. 1
Montague, Oct. 25
6:57 a.m. — Larceny reported on Fourth Street, where the caller says her son’s ADHD medication was stolen, and she believes a listed person was involved. Officer investigating.
8:05 a.m. — Report of an accident at Cumberland Farms on Montague City Road where the caller says a hit-and-run just took place. Under investigation.
Montague, Oct. 28
1:35 p.m. — Walk-in reports a breaking and entering into a motor vehicle on Saturday at I Street location; missing is her son’s GCC backpack, with blood pressure kit, stethoscope, and an EMT book, valued at about $150.
Greenfield, Oct. 28
10:31 a.m. — Report of accident on Allen Street at Foster’s Super Market; two cars involved; no injuries reported.
12:20 p.m. — Officers on School Street for arrest of James T. Longey, 44, of Main Street, Greenfield, charged with open and gross lewdness.
12:53 p.m. — Shoplifter reported on Main Street at Cumberland Farms.
2:54 p.m. — Caller from Wells Street reports his vehicle was entered last Monday, and said it was unlocked and a cell phone was taken.
3:16 p.m. — Caller from Forest Avenue reports a breaking and entering into a motor vehicle, and says a GPS was stolen.
3:43 p.m. — Report of annoying telephone calls at the Baystate Franklin Medical Center.
3:45 p.m. — Report from Colrain Street that solar lights were taken from in front of the residence there.
5:11 p.m. — Caller from Bradford Drive reports her 14-year-old daughter who lives in Montague was being harassed over the Internet; she said that an unknown person has created a fake Facebook page under her name; she was advised of options.
7:09 p.m. — Hit-and-run reported at the Big Y plaza; officer found a witness who observed a large Ford truck cause damage to small Toyota sedan, and leave the area.
8:06 p.m. — Unwanted person reported on Church Street where the caller says a man is trying to gain access to the apartment there; officer moved the man along.
8:59 p.m. — General disturbance reported on French King Highway where the manager says an intoxicated male is causing a disturbance; the male was placed in protective custody.
Greenfield, Oct. 29
7:06 a.m. — Domestic disturbance reported on Munson Street; officers spoke with those involved and peace was restored.
Montague, Oct. 29
8:25 a.m. — Two-vehicle accident reported at Dell and Ivy streets, no injuries reported; officer reports; one driver cited for failure to use care in starting.
Orange, Oct. 29
2:11 p.m. – Control got a call from Daniel Shays Highway, reporting there are two people in the backyard cutting up a trailer; investigation leads to arrest of Joshua D. Elliotte 27, of Fay Road, New Salem, charged with vandalizing property, and attempt to commit a crime, to wit, larceny.
4:30 p.m. — Larceny reported at the station, where an officer took the report of money missing.
4:40 p.m. — Larceny reported by a walk-in from Grove Street who says she holds a debit card for another person, and that it appears someone took the card, and made money withdrawals at a local bank.
10:47 p.m. — Control advised there is a red pickup truck driving from Athol into Orange on Route 202 with its lights off and driving on the wrong side of the road; the vehicle was located and the operator arrested was Louis R. Benoit, 54, of Phillipston, charged with operating under the influence of liquor, marked lane violation, possessing/having an open container of alcohol in a motor vehicle, and also on a court warrant.
Orange Oct. 30
10:15 a.m. — Officers on Royalston Road to make an arrest of Elliot Francis Hill, 36, of Royalston Road, Orange, on a court warrant.
12:15 p.m. — Officer responded for a minor accident on East Main Street where one vehicle struck another vehicle while turning into a parking space.
1:52 p.m. — Reporting person called from East Main Street where she says she accidentally left her purse in the dressing room at Walmart and when she went back to get it, there were items missing, including her debit card and $60 cash and some Percocets.
Greenfield, Oct. 30
2:06 p.m. — Officers assisted hospital security at a Sanderson Street office location with getting a patient to the ER on a Section 12 (mental health protection process).
5:10 p.m. — Two-vehicle accident at Federal and Dickinson streets; no injuries reported.
6:42 p.m. — Caller from Leyden Woods Lane reports her son’s cell phone was stolen from a location there while he was attending a Halloween party about an hour ago; officer to investigate.
7:15 p.m. — Accident on Deerfield Street; two vehicles, no personal injury; one vehicle towed.
8:27 p.m. — Caller from the Winslow apartment building on Wells Street where the reporting person says there is an unwanted male knocking at her door; she says the male was a suspect in a breaking and entering attempt this morning, and officers responded at that time to investigate.
8:54 p.m. — Despondent person reported at a High Street location where a female is reported as confused, and is a possible overdose outside of the hospital; she was located and transported to Baystate Franklin Hospital by BHA.
10:11 p.m. — Despondent person reported at CSO location on High Street and a Section 12 mental health evaluation was begun.
10:14 p.m. — Shoplifting reported at Ryan and Casey on Main Street where a known person attempted to steal a $50 bottle of vodka; he was confronted, and the bottle was removed from his possession.
10:16 p.m. — Caller from Main Street apartment location reports an unwanted intoxicated male.
11:53 p.m. — Driver for All About Town Taxi says fare ran off without paying.
Orange, Oct. 31
8:05 a.m. — Single-car accident on Tully Road just north of Butterworth Road; officer located the vehicle but the operator left the scene; the vehicle was towed and the incident is under investigation.
10:20 p.m. — Control reports a car has crashed into a pole on East Main Street; investigation leads to arrest of Robert Edward Britt, 24, of Meadow Lane, Orange, charged with operating under the influence of liquor, possession of Class B drug, to wit, suboxone, and possession of a Class E drug, to wit, buspirone
Greenfield, Oct. 31
2:32 a.m. — Officer reports a vehicle on Sanderson Street has been toilet papered, egged, and tires slashed; under investigation.
2:38 a.m. — Officer out on Riddell Street with a vehicle that has been toilet papered, and egged.
2:44 a.m. — Officer on Norwood Street where he reported a vehicle there was egged on the driver’s side door.
2:52 a.m. — Officer on Birch Street where a vehicle, parked on the street, was egged on the driver’s side.
2:58 a.m. — Officer found another vehicle on Birch Street was egged.
10:57 a.m. — Report from Chapman Street of a visibly upset 13-year-old male outside of the apartment building, and a male on the third floor is hanging out of the window shouting obscenities and making threats to harm him (punching him in the face); both are white; officer speaking with the resident who reported shouting down to his son, who was walking the dog, because it was time to leave; the youth was spoken with as well, and no threats were reported to have been made; all appears OK, and no signs of concerns observed.
12:55 p.m. — Shoplifting reported at CVS where the caller says the person involved was detained; officer found the total shoplifted was under $30, and the store issued a no trespass order on the person involved.
3:53 p.m. — Shoplifting reported at Walgreen’s at Pierce and Federal streets.
4:29 p.m. — Accident reported at Mohawk Trail and Solon Street, minor two-car accident, no injuries reported.
9:49 p.m. — Caller from Woodard Road reports she was at work and when leaving she discovered her vehicle had been entered, and gone through.
Montague, Oct. 31
10:38 a.m. — Officer on Second Street was flagged down by a resident reporting that his garage was entered the other night, and items taken.
1:49 p.m. — Caller from the Great Falls Middle School reports disorderly conduct, there; officer sent, and a person is being summoned to court for that charge.
4:01 p.m. — Caller reports he was just in a two-vehicle accident at North Leverett Road and Federal Street; no personal injury; one vehicle to be towed.
Greenfield, Nov. 1
12:31 a.m. — Officer on patrol observed a motor vehicle pass a second vehicle over double yellow lines, vehicle stopped and operator cited for marked lane violation, and no inspection sticker.