Greenfield, Montague and Orange Police Logs: June 20 to June 27, 2019

Published: 6/27/2019 5:57:18 PM
Greenfield, June 20

12:12 p.m. — Caller reports a red Toyota parked on Olive Street facing traffic the wrong way; stated it’s a hazard turning off of Hope Street. Parking enforcement was notified and will check.

12:46 p.m. — Caller found an item stuck in her door handle. Opened the plastic bag and located a note in which an anonymous person was disgruntled about how she parked. The note also included a drawing of a hand telling the caller that she was “number 1.” After a good laugh, the caller apologized for bothering the police department.

Greenfield, June 24

10:25 a.m. — David M. Robbins, 56, of Wells Street and James Francis Lincoln, 54, homeless, were arrested in Greenfield Energy Park for having an open container/drinking alcohol in public.

12:45 p.m. — Reporting party calling on behalf of his client, who had a folder stolen from the Greenfield Public Library today with personal information inside he is concerned about.

4:52 p.m. — Caller states a man with a white T-shirt over his shoulders, shorts, a crew cut, weighing approximately 220 pounds, approached him in the area of Rite Aid on Main Street and offered to sell him multiple illegal substances.

Montague, June 24

12:10 a.m. — Omar Walker Jr., 32, of Munns Ferry Road, Gill, was arrested for possession of a Class E drug.

Greenfield, June 25

11:35 a.m. — Report of a hypodermic needle found at the Big Y exit onto Colrain Road. Secured.

4:16 p.m. — Accident with injuries on Colrain Road. Eversource, AMR ambulance and Byrne Towing on scene.

Montague, June 25

11:45 a.m. — Report of shoplifting at Food City. Alcohol stolen. Appeared to be approximately three individual cans and a six-pack of Budweiser. Female, late 20s to early 30s, long black hair, black tank top, spandex pants, carrying a green Army-type satchel bag. Alcohol was concealed in the bag.

4:23 p.m. — Request for DPW due to a plugged catch basin. DPW was advised and later reported the water had receded prior to arrival.

Orange, June 25

12:22 a.m. — Taylor Taggart-Hampton, 27, Charles Street, Fitchburg, was arrested for unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and possession of a Class A drug (heroin).

1:22 a.m. — Daniel Paul Keeney, 68, of Memorial Street, Baldwinville, was arrested for operating under the influence of liquor and possession of an open container of alcohol in a motor vehicle.

3:35 p.m. — The highway department called reporting a fire hydrant was knocked over at the corner of West Main and Shelter streets.

9:14 p.m. — Caller states her 11-year-old sister took off on foot in an unknown direction of travel. Juvenile located and transported to mother’s place of employment in Athol.

Greenfield, June 26

10:22 a.m. — Caller reports the phone and cable wires were cut at The Elizabeth Home at 5 Congress St. GCET is there to repair but requesting an officer. GCET wires were cut on the exterior of the house. Possibly done by a resident of the house, but not known. Repaired by GCET.

4:25 p.m. — Caller at The Spirit Shoppe, 402 Federal St., reports a man came in last night and again today and each time took a bottle of alcohol. Requesting an officer to view footage. Two $90 bottles of whiskey taken.

Montague, June 26

5 p.m. — Caller states her son’s two bicycles were stolen and a screen to her window was broken.

Orange, June 26

1:26 p.m. — Caller reports people were harassing her and her friend. She mentioned they threw a rock at her friend’s back, gave her a black eye and choked her out. She also mentioned an injury to her arm. She denied any need for an ambulance. Caller advised she would be waiting in the area of the second entrance to Walmart. Officer spoke with woman and her friend. A small mark was found in the center of friend’s back. Officer attempted to locate the other three parties, however they were gone on arrival. The incident is being investigated.

2:57 p.m. — Caller advises there was an incident at her home in the early morning of June 22. She originally thought her phone was stolen, but she has since found the phone and it had been smashed against a wall. The phone will be held as evidence. It was a Galaxy X9 rented through Rent-A-Center in Gardner.

9 p.m. — Caller advises a vehicle took out her mailbox and tore up her front yard. Possibly a dark sedan, maybe a two-door. Believed to be headed toward North Orange. She was advised to contact the landlord of the property and advised them of the damage to the mailbox.

Greenfield, June 27

5:59 a.m. — Wallet and cigarettes reported stolen from vehicle overnight on Osgood Street.

Orange, June 27

12:53 a.m. — Vehicle stopped on Daniel Shays Highway for a marked lanes violation. Found to be occupied by seven people. Arrangements were made for proper transport of subjects as the vehicle was permitted for only five.

1:21 a.m. — After clearing the previous traffic stop, two 17-year-old females refused to get out of the roadway. They were summonsed to court for disturbing the peace and disorderly conduct.

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