Monday, May 27, 2013

Press Release -- Friday, May 24, 2013

On Friday, May 24, 2013, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office conducted a detail from the Machias area to Stueben. During this detail, deputies conducted 23 compliance checks on persons on bail and probation. The detail included personnel from the Washington County Sheriff’s Office, Washington County Regional Communications Center, Maine Drug Enforcement Agency, Maine Warden Service, Maine State Police, Machias Police Department, and Milbridge Police Department. This multi agency detail continues to show the colabiration between all of law enforcement within Washington County. The detail resulted in 2 arrests for Violation of Probation, (1) Lisa Myrick, 45 years old, of Cherryfield, (2) Michael Strout, 52 years old, of Milbridge both were transported to the Washington County Jail and being held without bail. Two summonsed for various Violation of Conditions of Release, (1) Daniel Bradbury, 23 years old, of Milbridge and (2) Renee Woodward, 47 years old, of Columbia. Officers and Deputies also located during the searches a suspicsous substance, that is suspected to be drugs, that will be tested. The Washington County Sheriff’s Office was very pleased with the out come of this detail. Officers and Deputies reported that there were many people in compliance of their conditions.

Sheriff Donnie Smith
Washington County Sheriff's Office