Knox County Sheriff's Office log

By Staff | Nov 15, 2010

Rockland — 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.

The Knox County Sheriff's Office responded to the following calls from Oct. 31 through Nov. 6.

Oct. 31

Deputy David Johnson arrested Thomas Yattaw, 41, of Owls Head for violating a protection from abuse order. Yattaw was taken to the Knox County Jail without incident.

Deputy Johnson responded to a report of a disorderly in Owls Head. This incident involved two adult males who voluntarily separated for the evening.

Deputy Don Murray arrested Donald Boyington, 38, of Waldoboro on an outstanding arrest warrant.

Deputy John Palmer arrested Veronica Stuart, 31, of Tenants Harbor on an outstanding arrest warrant.

Nov. 1

Deputy Mark Tibbetts responded to a report of a motor vehicle crash in Owls Head involving a single vehicle striking a deer. Reportable damage was sustained to the vehicle.

Lt. Tim Carroll arrested Julia Dehlinger, 21, of Rockland on an outstanding arrest warrant.

Sgt. Matt Elwell arrested John Willey, 37, of Warren on an outstanding arrest warrant. Willey was taken to the Knox County Jail without incident.

Sgt. Elwell arrested Danny Martin, 50, of Cushing on an outstanding arrest warrant. Martin was taken to the Knox County Jail without incident.

Deputy Larry Hesseltine began an investigation of burglary on Vinalhaven. Two of the three items reported missing were located the following day.

Nov. 2

Deputy Robert Potter responded to a report of a disorderly in Thomaston. Upon arrival and after speaking to both subjects involved, this complaint was unfounded.

Sgt. Elwell began an investigation of harassment in Warren. After speaking to the complainant, this complaint was unfounded.

Nov. 3

Sgt. Elwell responded to a report of a motor vehicle crash in Friendship involving a single vehicle whose operator lost control and struck a tree. Reportable damage was sustained and the operator was taken to Miles Memorial Hospital in Damariscotta by Waldoboro Ambulance for complaints of neck pain. Driver inattention was the key factor in this crash and charges are pending.

Deputy Johnson responded to a report of a motor vehicle crash in Union involving a single vehicle striking a deer. Non-reportable damage was sustained.

Deputy Johnson responded to Union to assist Maine State Police Trooper Scott Quintero at the scene of a domestic. This was deemed a verbal argument only and the parties were separated for the evening.

Nov. 4

Deputy James Moore arrested John King, 46, of Rockland on a charge of operating under the influence. King was taken to the Knox County Jail without incident.

Deputy Potter arrested Ashley Rounds, 23, of Warren on an outstanding arrest warrant. Rounds was taken to the Knox County Jail without incident.

Deputy Potter began an investigation of a vehicle theft in Tenants Harbor. The vehicle was located while en route to the call.

Nov. 5

Deputy Palmer conducted a radar detail in Warren. No violations were noted.

Deputy Johnson responded to a motor vehicle crash in Hope involving a single vehicle striking a deer. Reportable damage was sustained.

Nov. 6

Deputy Johnson responded to a report of a motor vehicle crash in Appleton involving a single vehicle whose operator swerved to miss a deer, striking several trees instead. The vehicle was a total loss.

Deputy Potter responded to a report of a motor vehicle crash in South Thomaston involving a single vehicle whose operator lost control of the vehicle, causing her to strike a ditch. The vehicle was not damaged.

Deputy Murray conducted a radar detail in South Thomaston. Two warnings were issued.

Deputy Potter conducted a radar detail in Warren. No violations were noted.

Deputies Murray and Potter responded to St. George to conduct a well-being check on an adult male. Upon arrival and after speaking to the subject at great length, the male voluntarily went to Penobscot Bay Medical Center in Rockport for an evaluation.

Deputy Arthur Smith responded to a report of a motor vehicle crash in Warren involving a single vehicle striking a deer. Non-reportable damage was sustained.

Deputy Moore responded to a report of a motor vehicle crash in St. George involving a single vehicle striking a deer. Reportable damage was sustained.

In total this week, the Knox County Sheriff’s Office received 243 calls for service. Those calls that are not listed above are such calls as all-terrain vehicle problems, alarms, 911 hang-ups, along with nuisance, erratic vehicle and suspicious complaints.

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