Area police news
∎ Danielle Jefferson, 21, of 68 Russell St., was arrested at 4:40 p.m. Wednesday at the Target store in the Hampshire Mall on a charge of shoplifting after she left the store without paying for $186 worth of merchandise.
∎ Kyle N. Wood, 23, of Greenfield, was arrested at 9:40 a.m. Wednesday at the Target store in the Hampshire Mall on a charge of shoplifting and on a warrant.
∎ Michael P. Paschetto, 46, of Monson, was arrested at 1:56 a.m. Thursday near the intersection of Bridge Street and Coolidge Avenue on a charge of operating a motor vehicle under the influence of liquor (second offense) following a traffic stop for making an illegal left turn.
∎ Christopher A. Reed, 40, of 178 Northampton St., Apt. Q, Easthampton, was arrested at 12:43 a.m. Thursday on Easthampton Road on a charge of operating a motor vehicle under the influence of liquor (second offense) following a traffic stop for speeding.
∎ Robert Stevens, 46, of 421 North Main St., Leeds, was arrested at 6:52 p.m. Wednesday on Main Street on a warrant issued by Hampshire Superior Court on charges of breaking and entering, defacing property and larceny from a building after police responded to a call for a suspicious man.
∎ Jy Chhay, 30, of West Springfield, was arrested at 5:59 p.m. Wednesday on Bridge Street on a warrant issued by Holyoke District Court on charges of failure to pay fines and operating a motor vehicle without a license after police responded to a disturbance call.
∎ Samantha S. Gray, 20, of Swampscott, was arrested at 3:14 a.m. Wednesday on Sylvan Drive on charges of operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol, possession of an open container of alcohol in a motor vehicle and possession of a fake ID.
∎ Kimberly Lojewski, 35, of 219 Strong St., Amherst, was arrested at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday on University Drive on charges of operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license and operating a motor vehicle with no inspection sticker.
∎ Akim O. Bascombe, 35, of Springfield, was arrested at 8:56 p.m. Monday at Kennedy dormitory on a charge of trespassing.