Waldoboro police blotter

Feb 05, 2014
Photo by: Beth A. Birmingham

Waldoboro — Waldoboro police officers responded to 147 calls for service Jan. 19-24. Below are a few of the highlights:

Jan. 21

Officer Larry Hesseltine investigated a crash on Atlantic Highway at 2:49 p.m. Gregory Stoddart, 43, of Cushing, was stopped at a traffic light in his 2006 Isuzu truck when he was rear-ended by Daniel Briggs, 31, of Old Town. Briggs was driving a 2006 Toyota sedan and was distracted reading a map. No injuries were reported.

Hesseltine arrested Derick Winslow, 23, of Waldoboro, for operating after suspension and refusing to submit to arrest.

Officer John Lash investigated a report of theft of $20 worth of heating oil.

Jan. 22

Hesseltine arrested Jason Weeks, 35, of Waldoboro, on two warrants and summoned him for operating after suspension.

Officer Andrew Santheson summoned Michelle Leonard, 47, of Spruce Head, for speed.

Santheson investigated a crash on Wagner Bridge Road at 9:34 p.m. Jeremey Miller, 37, of Waldoboro, was exiting a private driveway in a 2004 BMW sedan and did not see Lindsay Dever, 23, of Waldoboro, driving northbound in a 2000 Dodge sedan. Dever struck the front corner of Miller's vehicle. No injuries were reported.

Jan. 23

Hesseltine arrested Zachary Genthner, 22, of Waldoboro, on a warrant.

Jan. 24

Officer Jeffery Fuller investigated a report from the Big Apple of the theft of approximately $40 worth of kerosene.

Hesseltine arrested Derek Hinkley, 29, of Jefferson, for a violation of conditional release.

Hesseltine arrested Jamie Luce, 30, of Waldoboro, on a warrant.

Jan. 25

Fuller investigated a report from the Big Apple of a gasoline drive off.

Jan. 27

Fuller investigated a report of theft of items from a residence.

Fuller investigated a report of theft of a hay baler.

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.

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Beth Birmingham
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Beth rejoined Courier Publications' news staff in February 2013. She previously worked at The Courier-Gazette from 1981 to 1990.

Her coverage area includes Warren, Union, Friendship, Waldoboro, Washington, and Thomaston and RSU40.

Beth has a passion for photography, and a degree from the University of Maine at Augusta, in affiliation with the Maine Photographic Workshop in Rockport.

Aside from photography, Beth enjoys running and walks along the waterfront, as well as other outdoor activities. She has a daughter, Claire, who is 14.

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