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District Court Logs

Monday, October 20, 2014

Greenfield, Oct. 10, Judge William Mazanec Karen Casey, 58, of Union Street, Montague. Pleaded innocent to operating with suspended registration, and uninsured motor vehicle, released on personal recognizance, continued to 12/9/14 for pretrial conference. Tyrone C. McClure, 35, listed as homeless, of Greenfield. Pleaded innocent to failure to register as a sex offender, subsequent offense, released on personal recognizance, continued to 11/5/14 for bind over hearing. Casey Presz, 26, of … 0

Police Logs

Monday, October 20, 2014

Greenfield, Oct. 16 9:53 a.m. — Walk-in reports fraudulent charges on her bank card allegedly by her daughter; charges are pending. 4:29 p.m. — Caller from Pleasant Street states he is trying to secure an apartment, and a female who lives there is trying to gain access to possessions; officer spoke with all those involved; if she wants anything else from the apartment, … 0

Saturday night bridge accident

Sunday, October 19, 2014

TURNERS FALLS — Festival-goers at the northern end of the Franklin County Pumpkinfest on Sunday evening were briefly distracted by lights and sirens on the Turners Falls-Gill Bridge, as a driver was allegedly distracted by something shortly before a crash. Montague police and Turners Falls firefighters responded to an accident on the bridge over the Connecticut River at 6:40 p.m. Montague Police Staff … 0

District Court Logs: Sept. 11-18

Sunday, September 21, 2014

Greenfield, Sept. 11, Judge William Mazanec Thomas Vose, 24, of Brattleboro, Vt. Pleaded innocent to operating under the influence of liquor, and number plate violation, in Greenfield by state police, released on personal recognizance, continued to 11/10/14 for pretrial conference. Must pay legal counsel fee of $150. Greenfield, … 0

Route 202 crash Sunday; few details available

Sunday, September 21, 2014

A three-vehicle accident on Route 202 in the area of the New Salem/Shutesbury town line early Sunday afternoon sent multiple people to the hospital and closed the road for a time, according to reports from Athol and Belchertown State Police barracks. Little about the accident could be confirmed … 0

Funeral Home sued again

Friday, September 19, 2014

NORTHAMPTON — More than $342,000 and the cremated remains of a Granby man and his wife are missing four months after the Ryder Funeral Home in South Hadley was shut down by state regulators, according to two lawsuits filed in Hampshire Superior Court. The complaints — filed by … 0

Deerfield man arraigned after 3rd DWI charge

Friday, September 19, 2014

NORTHAMPTON — A 20-year-old South Deerfield man was arraigned Thursday on his third drunk driving charge and other charges in regards to an accident that injured him and his girlfriend in August. Tylor J. Sevene, of 13 Elm St., Apt. 20, pleaded not guilty in Northampton District Court … 0

Police Logs: Sept. 17-19

Friday, September 19, 2014

Montague, Sept. 17 4:06 p.m. — Accident with property damage at Turnpike Road and Dell Street; two cars involved, no injuries reported, and they are out of traffic; officer responded, but said he was unable to determine who was at fault; information exchanged, report taken. 4:48 p.m. — … 0

District Court Logs: Sept. 12-17

Friday, September 19, 2014

Orange, Sept. 12, Judge Thomas Estes Samuel Tenney, 32, of Plain Road, Wendell. Admitted to sufficient facts for violation of an abuse prevention order, in Orange, but continued without a finding until 9/11/15, with victim witness assessment of $50, and must take and complete a certified anti-batterer’s program, … 0

Police Logs: Sept. 12-18

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Orange, Sept. 12 10:25 a.m. — Caller from South Main Street reporting a suspicious auto with a person inside possibly stealing scrap metal; the vehicle left prior to officer’s arrival. Orange, Sept. 13 6:02 p.m. — Control advised a caller would like it on record that she received … 0

Police Logs: Sept. 7-14

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Sunderland, Sept. 7 8:50 a.m. — Officer on Amherst Road at Matuzsko Trailer repair facility for a burglar alarm set off by an air conditioner system that was blowing the curtains. 11:15 a.m. — Report of a man and woman hitchhiking in the northbound roadway by Cliffside Apartment; … 0

R.I. man nabbed on drug charges at Wormtown music festival

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

GREENFIELD — A Providence, R.I., man faces several drug dealing charges after an arrest at the Wormtown music festival this weekend. Andrew McHale, 25, pleaded innocent Wednesday in Greenfield District Court to two counts of possession of a Class B drug with intent to distribute, possession of a … 1

District Court Logs: Sept. 9-15

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Orange, Sept. 9, Judge David S. Ross Corey Duncan, 41, of Needham. Pleaded innocent to five charges of violation of an abuse prevention order, three charges of intimidating a witness, juror, police, or court official, and one charge of assault, bail set at $3,000 cash, continued to 10/6/14 … 0