Knox County Sheriff's blotter

Feb 19, 2014

The Knox County Sheriff's Office responded to 287 incidents Feb. 2-8:

An arrest or summons does not constitute a finding of guilt. An individual charged with a crime is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty at criminal proceedings.

Feb. 2

Deputy Paul Pinkham responded to a report of an adult female attempting to harm herself in Owls Head. The female was located and voluntarily went to Pen Bay Medical Center for an evaluation.

Deputy Matt Elwell began an investigation of theft in Warren. This is still an active investigation with suspects named.

Elwell conducted a radar detail in Union. Two warnings and one summons were issued for various traffic infractions.

Following a traffic stop in Thomaston, Deputy Paul Spear issued a summons for attaching false plates.

Feb. 3

Deputies Spear and Sgt. James Moore responded to a report of a domestic in South Thomaston. Upon arrival and after speaking to the parties involved, this was deemed a verbal argument only. All were issued a warning for disorderly conduct and separated for the evening.

Elwell conducted a radar detail in Washington. No violations were noted.

Deputy Robert Potter responded to a report of a motor vehicle crash on Vinalhaven involving a single vehicle. Reportable damage sustained.

Deputies Lance Mitchell and John Hansen responded to a report of a domestic in  Warren. Following this response, Justin Ireland, 33, of Warren was arrested on a charge of domestic violence assault.

Feb. 4

Elwell responded to a report of a motor vehicle crash in Union involving two vehicles. Non-reportable damage sustained.

Detective Justin Twitchell arrested Nicholas Guernsey, 19, of Warren on an outstanding warrant.

Following a traffic stop in Union, Spear issued a summons for operating after suspension.

Following a traffic stop in Hope, Moore issued a summons for speed.

Feb. 5

Elwell responded to a report of a motor vehicle crash in Union involving a single vehicle. Non-reportable damage sustained.

Potter responded to a report of a motor vehicle crash on Vinalhaven involving two vehicles. Reportable damage sustained.

Elwell began an investigation of theft in Warren. This is still an active investigation with no suspects or leads at this time.

Sprague responded to a report of a motor vehicle crash in Rockport involving a single vehicle. Non-reportable damage sustained.

Sprague responded to a report of a motor vehicle crash in Warren involving two vehicles. Reportable damage sustained.

Following a traffic stop in Rockland, Moore issued a summons for operating after suspension.

Feb. 6

Pinkham responded to a report of a motor vehicle crash in Washington involving a single vehicle. Reportable damage sustained.

Sgt. John Palmer responded to a report of a motor vehicle crash in Friendship involving two vehicles. Reportable damage sustained.

Deputy Nathaniel Jack responded to a report of a motor vehicle crash in Appleton involving a single vehicle striking a deer. Non-reportable damage sustained.

Moore began an investigation of burglary in Owls Head. This is still an active investigation with no suspects or leads.

Jack responded to a report of a suspicious vehicle in Hope. The vehicle and operator were located and the operator was summonsed for possession of marijuana.

Feb. 7

Pinkham and Hansen responded to a report of a domestic in Warren. Upon arrival and after speaking to the subjects involved, this was deemed a verbal argument only and the parties were separated for the evening.

Deputy Jeremy Joslyn conducted a radar detail on North Haven. No violations were noted.

Following a traffic stop in Hope, Jack issued a summons for operating on an expired license.

Joslyn began an investigation of property damage on North Haven. The suspects were located and issued a warning for trespass.

Feb. 8

Hansen conducted a radar detail in St. George. No violations were noted.

Following a traffic stop in South Thomaston, Hansen issued a summons for expired registration.

Hansen began an investigation of harassment in Cushing. The female suspect was located and issued a warning.

Hansen, Smith, Mitchell and Lt. Guerrette responded to the town of Washington after receiving information on the location of a wanted male. Subsequent to this response, Danny Leigh, 35, of Washington was arrested on five outstanding arrest warrants. Paula Lopez, 38, of Washington was also arrested on charges of possession of drugs Both subjects were transported to the Knox County Jail without incident.

Mitchell and Hansen responded to a report of a domestic in Union. Following this response, Bruce Reinemann, 48, of Union was arrested on a charge of domestic violence assault. Subject was transported to the Knox County Jail without incident.

Mitchell and Hansen responded to a report of a domestic in Appleton. Following this response, Samuel McKenna, 19, of Appleton was arrested on a charge of domestic violence assault.

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