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Traffic stop leads to heroin arrest

Monday, August 31, 2015

GREENFIELD — A Warwick man faces a drug possession charge after he was arrested on multiple warrants early Monday morning. Justin Mason, 30, of 39 Pine St. in Warwick was arrested and charged with possession of a Class A drug after police stopped the vehicle he was traveling in as a passenger on Pierce Street around 1 a.m. Officer Jay Butynski wrote in the police report that he was patrolling … 0

Police Logs, August 28-30

Monday, August 31, 2015

Greenfield, Aug. 28 2:18 p.m. — James F. Lincoln, 50, of Greenfield, address unknown, arrested on a warrant in the area of Energy Park. 4:47 p.m. — Section 12 mandatory mental health evaluation. Door breached at Winslow Apartments. Maintenance contacted. 10:49 p.m. — Wallet found on bus turned in. ID but unable to find phone number. Montague, Aug. 28 6:01 p.m. — Denton … 0

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 … 0

No evacuations in Hope Street gas leak Wednesday

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

GREENFIELD — The report of a gas leak by a pedestrian Wednesday evening led to a section of Hope Street being closed while the Fire Department investigated. According to Capt. Andrew Garvin, a leak was discovered at 72 Hope St., near the former Winterland club. He said Berkshire … 0

Firefighter involved in crash at station

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

SOUTH DEERFIELD — The South Deerfield Fire Department didn’t have to go far to respond to a motor vehicle accident Wednesday evening after a volunteer firefighter failed to stop for a red light at the intersection in front … 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