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Police / Fire / Courts

Strong box stolen from Eagle’s Club in Buckland

Sunday, May 3, 2015

BUCKLAND — State police are investigating an early morning burglary at the Eagle’s Club in Buckland. Trooper Nick Pellegrino of the Shelburne barracks said police responded to the 52 State St. building around 3:20 a.m. after an alarm was tripped and discovered the back door had been forced open. Initially, officers thought no entry had been made, he said, because the door was locked. “It looks like they may have … 0

Fiery end for car; occupants OK

Sunday, May 3, 2015

GREENFIELD — An older Pontiac caught fire by the corner of Davis and Silver streets around 4:15 p.m. Sunday, briefly closing Davis Street. Greenfield Fire Lt. Andrew Eisch said the driver called 911 after his car lost power while driving and started to smoke. Eisch said the vehicle had heavy fire and smoke … 0

Greenfield police: drug raid target admitted to selling heroin

Friday, May 1, 2015

GREENFIELD — A local man has been charged with drug dealing and child endangerment after police say they found heroin and dirty needles in the apartment he shares with his girlfriend and a small child. Everett Kendrick, 39, of 12 Miles St., apartment 16, pleaded innocent in Greenfield District Court Friday to charges … 0

District Court Log, April 11-21

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Greenfield, April 11, Judge William Mazanec, III Roland J. Flagg Jr., 25, of River Road, Rowe. Pleaded innocent to carrying a dangerous weapon, to wit, a double-edged dagger, and no inspection sticker, in Shelburne by state police, released on personal recognizance, continued to 6/4/15. Must pay $150 legal … 0

Three former Greenfielders killed in Nevada wreck

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

GREENFIELD — Three former town residents were killed in a North Las Vegas three-car car crash. John T. Snide, 50, Sheryl Uyematsu, 56, and Allison Uyematsu, 26, were pronounced dead at the scene of the April 15 accident. The three were riding in a Toyota Camry, when a … 0

Gill man ID’d as victim in Warwick ATV accident

Monday, April 20, 2015

WARWICK — A 28-year-old Gill man lost his life in Sunday’s all-terrain vehicle accident when his ATV struck a utility pole on East Wilson Road. Ryan E. Gauthier, 28, of North Cross Road died Sunday as the result of injuries from an ATV accident, according to Kostanski Funeral … 0

Fatal ATV accident in Warwick on Sunday

Sunday, April 19, 2015

WARWICK — An ATV accident claimed a life Sunday afternoon in Warwick. Police and fire were dispatched after 4 p.m. Little information was available Sunday in time for publication. Warwick Fire Chief Ronald Gates confirmed the death, saying there was a fatal ATV accident but he could not … 0

Brush fire rips up two acres in Gill

Sunday, April 19, 2015

GILL — An afternoon brush fire at a house at 294 French King Highway, just off Route 2, in Gill burned about two acres of a woodland hillside Saturday. Gill Fire Chief Gene Beaubien said the fire was … 0

Montague arson accomplice pleads guilty

Friday, April 17, 2015

MONTAGUE — A Greenfield man who helped burn down his friends’ parents’ barns has been sentenced to state prison after pleading guilty Friday. Matthew Tetreault, 19, of 114 Maple St., pleaded guilty in Hampshire Superior Court to charges of arson of a dwelling, burning the contents of a … 0

New cop, old beat: Downtown officer returns in Greenfield

Thursday, April 16, 2015

GREENFIELD — Local police have resumed the time-honored tradition of a cop walking the downtown beat. Officer Cody Guilbault is the new face of the reinstated position. Since April 1, he’s been walking the Main Street area from … 0

Ashfield man charged in VA assault

Thursday, April 16, 2015

NORTHAMPTON — An Ashfield man who worked as a nurse assistant in the psychiatric ward at the Veterans Affairs Central Western Massachusetts Healthcare System in Leeds is facing charges of assaulting a 61-year-old patient there in January. The delay in filing charges was due partly to the fact … 0

District Court Logs, April 6-14

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Orange, April 6, Judge David S. Ross Ashley A. Bellar, 19, of Stone Valley Road, Orange. Placed on pretrial probation until 10/6/15, and must pay $705 restitution to the victim, at a rate of $100 per month. Greenfield, April 9, Judge William Mazanec, III Carly J. Casten, 30, … 0

Police Log April 10-14

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Orange, April 10 2:12 p.m. — Caller reports she left her purse in the cart outside of Wal- Mart and someone stole it; it was a pink fabric purse with a brown strap and it had her wallet, identification, and three prescriptions. She was parked in the middle … 0