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District Court Logs, July 22-29

Thursday, July 31, 2014

Orange, July 22, Judge Laurie MacLeod Denver D. Hill, 29, of Crescent Street, Athol. Admitted to sufficient facts for possession of a firearm without a license, and improper storage of a fire arm, but continued without a finding on both until 1/20/15, with victim witness assessment of $50 in the first count, and conditions on both counts, that defendant must have mental health evaluation according to state law, and take … 0

Police Logs, July 25-29

Thursday, July 31, 2014

Orange, July 25 11 a.m. — Caller from Prentiss Street reports vandalism to her vehicle that was shot by a BB gun sometime overnight; incident investigated. 3:25 p.m. — Caller reports she was coming off Route 2 onto Daniel Shays Highway, when she was rear-ended by another vehicle; information exchanged, but she came to the station and an officer viewed the damage; she … 0

Drug suspect stopped on I-91 after wrestling with, escaping trooper

Thursday, July 31, 2014

DEERFIELD — Deerfield Police stopped a suspect fleeing from state troopers by flattening his car tires with a “spike strip” thrown across a section of Interstate 91 Wednesday evening. Paul Heim, 30, of Woodstock, Vt., faces drug and assault charges after allegedly running from a State Police trooper attempting to place him into custody and dragging the officer with his car, according to … 0

Police Logs, July 23-28

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Montague, July 23 7:14 p.m. — Erving Police requested a check of a residence for a person who just left Erving after having a verbal altercation with a female; the male reportedly left in a, “hasty manner.” Officer checked the residence here, no one home. 8:39 p.m. — … 0

District Court Logs, July 21-28

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Greenfield, July 21, Judge William Mazanec William A. Irene, 25, of Adjust, Maine. Pleaded guilty to assault, in Greenfield, sentenced to 2 1/2 years in the house of correction, suspended, placed on probation until 7/20/16, with credit for time served, must take and approved anti batterer’s program, must … 0

District Court Logs, July 15 to July 23

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Greenfield, July 15, Judge William Mazanec Justin Pratt, 28, of Walnut Street, Turners Falls, Charge of unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, to be dismissed on payment of $25 court costs, paid today. Greenfield, July 21, Judge William Mazanec Christopher Lane, 65, of Riddell Street, Greenfield. Pleaded innocent … 0

Police Logs, July 20 to 26

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Sunderland, July 20 8:40 a.m. — Report of loose llamas on Route 116 in the area of Bub’s Bar-B-Q; none were near the roadway. 2:26 p.m. — Report of an accident at Route 116 and North Main Street; 1998 Oldsmobile from Elm Street, South Deerfield, rear-ended a 2003 … 0

Police Logs, July 16 to July 22

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Greenfield, July 17 12:22 a.m. — Vehicle located in the closed and posted town park at Highland Pond; one person was located sleeping in the park; he was moved along and is to be summoned. 12:23 a.m. — General disturbance on Federal Street where a reporting person was … 0

Heavy rain, wind sweep through Franklin County

Monday, July 28, 2014

In Franklin County, emergency departments reported little damage from the first heavy rain storm of the day, around 7 a.m., but a second storm that flashed through the county in the mid-afternoon was less gentle. Police, firefighters, highway … 0

District Court Logs, July 16

Sunday, July 27, 2014

Orange, July 16, Judge William Mazanec Joanna Phillips, 25, of Leverett Road, Shutesbury. Pleaded innocent to breaking and entering into a building in the daytime with intent to commit a felony, larceny from a building, and receiving stolen property, released on personal recognizance, continued to 8/12/14 for pretrial … 0

Police Logs: July 17-20

Sunday, July 27, 2014

Orange, July 17 11:33 p.m. — Request for an officer at the airport administration building due to vandalism done there; officer responded. 12:53 p.m. — Orange Post Office called, as they are concerned about a person who hasn’t picked up her mail in a few weeks; they were … 0

Police Logs: July 17-21

Friday, July 25, 2014

Orange, July 16 1 p.m. — General disturbance on North Main and Dexter streets where the reporting person says two kids on noisy pocket motorcycles are in that area; cruiser sent, but gone on arrival of police. 2:41 p.m. — Caller advising that her vehicle was vandalized overnight … 0

Turners Falls man arrested on OUI charges, cops say he backed into cruiser

Thursday, July 24, 2014

GREENFIELD — A Turners Falls man was arrested on drunken driving and other charges after he backed his car into a parked cruiser, according to police. Dion W. Cadiz, 24, of 88 2nd St., was arrested Wednesday night on charges of operating under the influence of liquor, driving … 0