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District Court Logs: Aug. 26-28

Sunday, August 30, 2015

Greenfield, Aug. 26, Judge Michael Ripps Lindsey B. Wade, 31, Pleaded innocent to five charges of forgery of a check, one charge of uttering a false check, and one of larceny over $250 by a single scheme, released on personal recognizance, continued to 10/28/15 for pretrial conference. Must pay $150 legal counsel fee. David Cousineau, 28, of Union Street, Greenfield. Admitted to sufficient facts for receiving stolen property, fined $50 … 0

UMass football player Da’Sean Downey to be arraigned in October in connection with altercation that injured 2 students

Friday, August 28, 2015

AMHERST — A linebacker for the University of Massachusetts football team will be arraigned in October on assault charges stemming from an altercation at a Hadley house party earlier this year that left one victim temporarily unconscious and missing teeth. Da’Sean M. Downey — listed on the team’s online roster as a 6-foot-4, … 0

District Log, Aug. 14 to 27, 2015

Friday, August 28, 2015

Orange, Aug. 14, Judge Paul Smyth Adam J. Lindo, 21, of Parmenter Street, Athol. Found responsible for operating with suspended license, filed with defendant’s consent, and decriminalized, to wit, converted to a civil complaint. Mark E. Anderson, 25, of Pine Street, Athol. Admitted to sufficient facts for larceny over $250, and sufficient facts found, but continued without a finding until 2/21/17, must have … 0

Greenfield crash sends one to hospital

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

GREENFIELD — A woman was sent to the hospital with neck and back injuries after her vehicle was rear-ended on Mountain Road Wednesday afternoon. Police said the woman was traveling north and stopped to take a left to … 0

Erving police catch suspected illegal dumper

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

ERVING — Police have caught a person suspected of illegally dumping debris at the Swamp Road and North Street Bridge, according to a post on the Erving Police Department’s Facebook page. Over the weekend and on Monday, police … 0

Narcan saves 2 overdose victims on Tuesday

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

GREENFIELD — Narcan carried by police and by a bystander stopped two overdoses Tuesday in Greenfield. A report of an overdose at 1:46 a.m. brought Greenfield police to Deerfield Street. The caller said she was walking a man home when he said he couldn’t walk any longer and … 0

Fight lands one in court, one in hospital

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

GREENFIELD — A Keegan Lane man faces a felony assault and battery charge after he allegedly went looking for his sister and broke a man’s ankle. Marc A. Saulnier, 22, of 7 Keegan Lane, pleaded innocent at his arraignment Tuesday in Greenfield District Court to a felony charge … 0

Drunken driving charge for Deerfield man riding motorized bicycle

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

DEERFIELD — A motorized bicycle carried its rider to renewed legal trouble over the weekend. Lee E. Comstock, 29, of 27 Mountain Road, Deerfield, faces charges of operating under the influence of liquor with a license suspended for drunken driving, operating under the influence of liquor as a … 0

Man involved in rollover crash admits to drunken driving

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

SUNDERLAND — A 19-year-old Sunderland man has admitted to sufficient facts for a charge of drunken driving after rolling his car on Route 47. Gavin W. Hamill of 24 Reservoir Road was charged with drunken driving, negligence and a marked lanes violation. Arraigned Tuesday in Greenfield District Court, … 0

Police Logs, Aug. 12-14

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Orange, Aug. 12 10:20 a.m. — General disturbance reported on East River Street and two officers were dispatched; found to be two people arguing, but verbal only. 11:49 a.m. — A 911 caller reports a male who collapsed on the ground in front of the building on East … 0

Police Log, Aug. 11-12

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Orange, Aug. 11 10:10 a.m. — Hazard reported on Lake Mattawa Road and Lake Avenue, where a tree is down, blocking one lane; the tree was moved off the road; Orange Highway Department was notified. 11:20 a.m. — Caller reports his mother took his money and he wants … 0

District Court Logs, Aug. 3-13

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Greenfield, Aug. 3, Judge William Mazanec III Kateri S. Hardy, 34, of Wisdom Way, Greenfield. Charge of operating with suspended license, to be dismissed on payment of $50 court costs. Found not responsible for no inspection sticker, and failure to notify the Registry of Motor Vehicles of change … 0

Missing boater turns up safe at home

Monday, August 17, 2015

CHARLEMONT — A search for a kayaker feared missing on the Deerfield River this weekend has ended well. “We confirmed that he showed up back home last night in Acton, so that is case closed,” state trooper Chris Lipiec said Monday morning. The state police air wing helicopter … 0