Police Logs, June 28 to July 1, 2018

Thursday, July 05, 2018
Greenfield, June 28

 2:22 p.m. — A person reportedly had a note left on a car that read “a blind person could park better” on School Street. It was unknown who left the note.

Greenfield, June 29

10:15 a.m. — A small electrical fire was reported at a structure on Wells Street.

10:58 a.m. — A person reported multiple cigarette butts in the Veterans Mall and asked for information about citations given to those who smoke there. Police responded that citations are given if smoking or littering is observed there.

5:43 p.m. — It was reported that near the Home Depot on Mohawk Trail two male parties reportedly under the influence of alcohol were in the roadway. Another report said there were males fighting and throwing things at a car.

6:19 p.m. — A shirtless male that appeared intoxicated was reportedly stumbling on Mohawk Trail. Police reported that the male was observed in the breakdown lane but when police went back around the individual was reportedly gone.

11:59 p.m. — Jennifer Lee Risley, 36, of Greenfield, was arrested on Chapman Street and charged with malicious damage to a motor vehicle.

Greenfield, June 30

2:51 p.m. Police, including Montague and state police were informed to be on the watch for a black Volkswagen Jetta after a caller told police a woman got out of the car and pointed a black handgun with a red stripe at a man on Hope Street.

Greenfield, July 1

3:09 a.m. — A report of suspicious activity at Poet’s Seat Tower led police to find two individuals there. They were given courtesy transports home because of time restrictions to use the park. 

5:44 p.m. — Eight people were moved along from the Eunice Williams Covered Bridge, who were said to have jumped the fence to go swimming. 

8:31 p.m. — Two individuals heard screams come from the wooded area down the path at the softball fields at Murphy Park. One individual said it sounded like a child scream “no” and “stop.” Police checked the perimeter of the park and said it likely was a fox. Police also checked the trails at length behind the swimming pool and up to the park and were unable to find where the noise came from. 

11:50 p.m. — Six individuals were on the roof of the Garden Cinema. After they came down on their own, police took note of their identifications.