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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

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

Out of the ashes: Mechanics work to rebuild Hatfield businesses after devastating fire

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

HATFIELD — Greg Lawrence is willing to fix cars on the dirt parking lot by the charred remains of his shop, Indie Automotive, while he waits to secure temporary garage space. But thanks to the support of longtime … 0

Several stolen bikes turn up in Leverett

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

LEVERETT — Do you have a missing bicycle? On July 29, six bikes of various sizes, colors and brands, were located near 223 Long Plain Road in Leverett. According to state police trooper Dustin Fitch, police believe they were stolen but are still investigating the incident. The recovered … 0

Police Log, Aug 8 to 11

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

Greenfield, Aug. 8 4:22 p.m. — Reports a Wells Street resident has threatened on Facebook to drown his daughter’s kitten. Second caller also reports concerns she has about this party and some “photo shoots” this party has been doing in his basement with younger girls. Officers will be … 0

District Court Logs, July 27 to 30

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

Greenfield, July 27, Judge Michael Ripps Paulette Roccio, 46, of Old Cyrus Stage Road, Rowe. Admitted to sufficient facts for negligent operation of a motor vehicle, in Rowe by a member of the Massachusetts public through the Northwest/District Attorney’s office, and sufficient facts found, but continued without a … 0

Greenfield Police Department opens downtown substation

Tuesday, August 11, 2015

GREENFIELD — Downtown police officer Cody Guilbault now has an office where he can file paperwork, interview people who want to report something, but aren’t comfortable doing so in public, and watch the goings-on — at least along … 0

Leominster man hospitalized after Route 2 crash in Orange

Tuesday, August 11, 2015

ORANGE — A Leominster man has been hospitalized following a crash on Route 2 Tuesday morning. State trooper Bill Christie said the crash occurred around 10:33 a.m. when the man was driving a pickup easterly near Exit 16 and crossed into the opposite lane, striking a tree. The … 0

Sunderland woman faces drug, alcohol, assault charges

Monday, August 10, 2015

DEERFIELD — A Sunderland woman faces drug, alcohol and assault charges after a traffic stop in Deerfield Saturday night. Kathryn Burek, 18, of 34 River Road in Sunderland, pleaded innocent in Greenfield District Court Monday to charges of disorderly conduct, resisting arrest, possessing liquor under the age of … 0

District Court Logs, July 23-28

Monday, August 10, 2015

Greenfield, July 23, Judge William Mazanec, III Joselyn M. Matos, 29, of Amherst. Admitted to sufficient facts for operating with suspended license, in Deerfield by state police, and sufficient facts found, but continued without a finding until 9/23/15, and must get a driver’s license by that date. Charges … 0

Police Logs, Aug. 1, Aug. 7

Monday, August 10, 2015

Greenfield, Aug. 1 9:40 a.m. — Report of unwanted persons at 24 Homestead Ave. Ronald Vachon, 32, was charged with assault and battery on a household member. Greenfield, Aug. 7 3:53 p.m. — Report of hit and run at the Irving Gas Station at 223 Mohawk Trail. A … 0

Police Logs, August 7-9

Sunday, August 9, 2015

Greenfield, Aug. 7 3:53 p.m. — Report of hit and run at the Irving Gas Station at 223 Mohawk Trail. A 2002 black BMW SE X5 and a 2001 Toyota TK TRS collided. Police located the Toyota over the Vermont border. William Mccauliffee, 47, was charged with failure … 0