Tuesday, May 21, 2013

Washington County Sheriff’s Office Weekly Report

May 10 – 16, 2013

May 10, 2013
Deputy Gregory Sawyer responded to an underage drinking complaint in Pembroke. Officer Justin Leighton of Eastport Police Department and Officer Ryan Murray of Pleasant Point Police Department assisted in the investigation. Deputy Sawyer issued the juvenile a summons for Possession of Alcohol by a minor.
Deputy Gregory Sawyer responded to a 911 hang-up in Dennysville. After arriving at the residence and interviewing the homeowners Deputy Sawyer determined the call to be accidental.
Deputy Ryan Allen assisted with a motor vehicle crash in Baileyville.

May 11, 2013
Deputy Gregory Sawyer spoke with a resident of Trescott about a possible theft of metal in the Trescott area. Investigation continues.
Deputy Gregory Sawyer responded to a single vehicle accident in Lubec. The operator was transported to Downeast Community Hospital. Possible charges are pending. Investigation continues.

May 13, 2013
Cpl Ralph Pineo investigated a theft in Trescott. Investigation continues.
Cpl Ralph Pineo responded to a personal injury motorcycle accident in Whiting. The operator of the motorcycle was transported to Downeast Community Hospital. After an investigation of the accident scene no summons were issued.
Deputy Ryan Allen investigated a possible theft in Machiasport. Investigation continues.

May 14, 2013
Cpl Ralph Pineo received a report of a possible theft in Lubec. Investigation continues.
Washington County Sheriff’s Office is implementing a new records management system. Several of the deputies participated in a 4 day mandated training session. Several of the surrounding police agencies also participated in this training. The new records management system will assist all agencies in linking crimes in Washington County. This united system also will help the agencies work more closely together in solving crimes in Washington County.

May 15, 2013
Cpl Ralph Pineo assisted the Department of Health and Human Services with a home check in Steuben.

May 16, 2013
Sgt Brandon Parker and Officer Dennis Worcester from the Milbridge Police Department investigated a load noise complaint in Steuben. While investigating the noise complaint the officers observed an ATV traveling on Route 1. The officers activated their blue lights and the driver was eventually stopped. The driver of the ATV was arrested, summonsed and transported to the Washington County Jail.