The Knox County Sheriff's Office responded to the following activity June 2-8. In total the office responded to 222 calls.

Deputy Matt Elwell responded to a report of a motor vehicle crash in South Thomaston involving a vehicle and bicyclist. Non-reportable damage sustained.

Sgt. John Palmer conducted seat belt detail in Union. Seven summonses were issued for the violation.

Deputy Paul Pinkham began an investigation of harassment in Warren. The suspect is known and probable charges are pending.

Subsequent to a traffic stop in Thomaston, Deputy Paul Spear arrested Christopher Watson, 37, of Rockland on an outstanding arrest warrant. Subject was transported to the Knox County Jail without incident.

Deputies Spear and Michael Sprague responded to a report of a burglary in Warren. This is still an active investigation with one suspect identified.

Spear and Sprague responded to a report of an adult male attempting to harm himself in Appleton. The male was located and transported to Pen Bay Medical Center for an evaluation.

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

Sheriff Donna Dennison arrested Rebecca Schick-McHenry, 27, of Lincolnville on an outstanding warrant.

Elwell began an investigation of trespass in Owls Head. The male suspect was located and issued a warning for same.

Elwell conducted a radar detail in South Thomaston. Two warnings for speed were issued.

Sprague responded to a report of a motor vehicle crash in Union involving two vehicles, one of which turned in front of the other causing the crash. Reportable damage sustained.

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

Deputies Dave Johnson and Nathaniel Jack responded to a report of an adult female attempting to harm herself in South Thomaston. The female was taken to Pen Bay Medical Center for an evaluation.

Deputies Jack and Spear responded to a report of a disorderly male in Owls Head. Subsequent to this response, Christopher Watson, 37, of Rockland was arrested on charges of operating under the influence, violation condition of release, operating without a license and reckless conduct with a motor vehicle. Subject was transported to jail without incident.

After several responses to Washington for such reports as threatening, criminal mischief and trespassing, Palmer arrested Jamie Luce, 29, of Washington on charges of aggravated criminal mischief and refusing to submit to arrest. Luce was transported to the jail without further incident.

Deputies Lance Mitchell and Lt. Kirk Guerrette responded to assist Rockport police in locating a male believed to be in violation of his bail. The male was located and no violations were observed.

Sprague responded to assist probation and parole with locating a male subject to be placed on a hold. The male was not located.

Sprague responded to a motor vehicle crash in Warren involving two vehicles, one of which rear-ended the other. Reportable damage sustained.

Sprague responded to a report of a domestic in Union. Subsequent to this response, Morgan Burridge, 23, of Warren was arrested on a charge of domestic violence criminal mischief. Subject was transported to jail without incident.

Deputy Robert Potter began an investigation of assault on Vinalhaven. This is still an active investigation.

Pinkham began an investigation of harassment in St. George. The suspect was located and warned.

Mitchell and Jack 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.

Subsequent to a traffic stop in Rockport, Pinkham issued a summons for speed.

Potter responded to a report of trespassing on Vinalhaven. The male suspect will be issued a warning for same once located.

Potter began an investigation of assault on Vinalhaven. Subsequent to this response, Christopher Weller, 26, of Vinalhaven was arrested on charges of aggravated assault. Weller was taken to the Knox County Jail without incident. A vehicle was also set on fire during this incident and is being investigated by the fire marshall’s office.

Pinkham responded to a report of a motor vehicle accident in Appleton involving a single vehicle whose operator lost control of the vehicle to avoid a deer. Reportable damage sustained.

Elwell responded to a report of a motor vehicle crash in Appleton involving a single vehicle. The operator left the scene and was later located and summoned for leaving the scene of an accident and failing to give notice of accident by quickest means.

Potter began an investigation of theft on Vinalhaven. The item was returned and no charges were sought.

Elwell and Pinkham responded to a report of a domestic in Friendship. Upon arrival and after speaking to the parties involved, this was deemed a verbal argument only.

Deputy Spear responded to a report of an erratic vehicle in St. George. The vehicle and operator were located and the operation did not appear erratic.

Mitchell and Palmer responded to a report of a disorderly group in Friendship. All involved were issued a warning for disorderly conduct.

 

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.