Police Logs, Nov. 27-Dec. 1
Greenfield, Nov. 27
12:19 p.m. — Caller from Tractor Supply on Newton Street reports finding two small syringes inside a pair of boots on the top shelf of the rack; needles were capped; there are no suspects, and the needles were taken for disposal.
2:04 p.m. — Caller from Walnut Street is calling to report finding a firearm and some ammo left in the apartment; officer to investigate and retrieve the items.
2:06 p.m. — Caller from Conway Street reports iPads were stolen; officer investigating, and report filed.
Montague, Nov. 27
2:47 a.m. — Caller reports it sounds like someone is attempting to kick in his neighbor’s apartment door on Fourth Street; officer found no evidence of an attempted break.
11:12 a.m. — Off-duty officer observed a vehicle striking a stop sign, and will be standing by with the vehicle and the operator until an on duty officer arrives.
Orange, Nov. 27
12:30 a.m. — Shoplifting reported on East Main Street.
Greenfield, Nov. 29
Noon — Responded to a two-car accident on Conway Street. Operators refused medical treatment.
12:44 p.m. — Report of laundry stolen from a French King Highway laundromat.
5:46 p.m. — Vehicle break-in reported on Deerfield Street, with a guitar and other items taken.
10:31 p.m. — Walter Maki of New Hampshire was arrested on charges of operating under the influence of liquor, possession of marijuana with intent to distribute, and driving with a suspended license.
Montague, Nov. 29
6:52 p.m. — Caller reports a patron came into The Rendezvous, 78 Third St., with what he stated was a service dog, providing some type of document to this effect. The employee questioned the validity of this paperwork. The dog then reportedly bit another employee, no skin was broken. Patron is reportedly somewhat intoxicated and still in the bar. Party placed in protective custody.
Montague, Nov. 30
4:35 p.m. — Report of two loose goats on Wendell Road. Animal Control Officer contacted. Owner spoken to.
4:57 p.m. — Franklin Road caller reporting a traffic hazard in Gill, two horses and a donkey in the road. Caller was referred to Gill Police Department.
5:12 p.m. — Caller reporting a domestic disturbance. James Francis Lincoln, 49, of 96 Third St., Apt. 2 Left, arrested and charged with domestic assault and battery.
8:26 p.m. — Whitney’s Way caller requesting assistance with her husband who is out of control, has been drinking and taking drugs, also making suicidal statements. Transported to Baystate Franklin Medical Center on a Section 12 mental health hold.
8:37 p.m. — Ronnie Wilson, 58, of 96 Third St. Apt. 2, arrested and charged with failing to register as a sex offender at that address, a subsequent offence.
Greenfield, Nov. 30
9 a.m. — Report of a vehicle break-in on Lilac Court. The caller noticed pry marks on her car doors, but was unsure if her vehicle had been entered.
10:52 a.m. — Report of a minor two-car accident on the Route 2 bypass.
1:25 p.m. — Report of a fight on Main Street.
4:20 p.m. — Report of stolen tampons and diet pills on Davis Street.
7:29 p.m. — Report of a verbal threat and later a theft at Winslow Rooms, 9 Wells St. New tenant reports known male stole TV, DVD player, tobacco cigarette rolling machine, bagged tobacco and cigarette tubes. Investigation Sunday led to arrest of Brian Ahearn, 53, homeless, on charge of threat to commit assault and battery. Some matching items found on his person during booking. Stated these and TV, DVD player were items he had originally purchased.
7:57 p.m. — Report of suspicious activity at Blessed Sacrament Church, Federal Street. Man in the bathroom for approximately 40 minutes. Met with same, who advised he is homeless and was only washing himself in the bathroom. He was advised that needles had been found recently and that he should be more aware of time spent in bathroom, unnerving to staff at location. He did not appear to be under the influence of narcotics.
9:17 p.m. — Caller from Winslow Rooms, 9 Wells St., reports man let in by another resident verbally threatened him after the caller told him he should not be in the building unless allowed by a resident. Warrant application requested. No further action pending court proceedings.
Greenfield, Dec. 1
2:47 a.m. — Car stopped and towed for revoked registration on Miner Road.
1:51 p.m. — Report of a sewer back-up on Davis Street; DPW notified.
2:36 p.m. — Report from the Mohawk Trail that a female tailgated him and then stopped and was banging on his window; officer spoke with the reporting person and advised him of options.
3:49 p.m. — Report from Leyden Woods Lane that a male and female were yelling at each other walking down the road, headed south, and the male then threw a white object at the female, and it struck her; officer was unable to locate them on arrival.
4:34 p.m. — Report that a female and her child are at the reporting person’s home on Sunset Square and the female has been involved in a domestic at another location there; officer discussed the domestic dispute with the female, about marriage stresses, and she was then returned home.
4:35 p.m. — Domestic disturbance reported at the Winslow Apartments on Wells Street where the caller says a male is in the building and doesn’t live there, and he pushed a known female twice; arrested Brian Francis Ahearn, 53, of the streets of Greenfield, charged with having an open container of alcohol in a public place, and assault and battery.
6:51 p.m. — Caller from Federal Street location says a female used the bathroom and left behind drugs and paraphernalia; she has a small child with her and is sitting in a black Nissan Altima at the location; officer investigating.
Montague, Dec. 1
1:39 a.m. — Caller from Fourth Street reports a male is intoxicated and refusing to leave, and caller is waiting outside for officers to arrive; subject removed and he was given a courtesy ride to his residence.
1:56 a.m. — Caller from the F.L. Roberts gas station and store on Third Street who says he is stranded in town, has been drinking, has no money for a cab, and is attempting to get home to Bernardston; courtesy transport being provided for this man and his dog.
8:06 a.m. — Officers on Third Street to arrest Ronnie Wilson, 58, of Third Street, Turners Falls, charged with failure to register as a sex offender, subsequence offense.
1:42 p.m. — Domestic disturbance reported on Fourth Street; officer confirmed the situation had been a verbal argument only, and had spoken with one person inside and the other person outside; peace was restored.
3:12 p.m. — Report of four gunshots possibly from the area of Power Street near the old Railroad Salvage; found to be a potato gun.