Men in dark van reportedly steal snowblower— and other area police news
∎ Police are investigating a report received at 12:37 p.m. Friday that a BMW valued at $20,000 was stolen from Loomis Way.
∎ Melinda Morales, 44, of Springfield, was arrested on West Street at 11:31 a.m. Thursday on two warrants.
∎ Axel J. Bushey, 21, of 39 Oliver St., was arrested at 10:58 p.m. Sept. 18 at 10 Clifford St. on a charge of assault and battery after he allegedly pushed his girlfriend to the ground during an argument.
∎ Police are investigating a report received at 11:58 a.m. Sept. 18 that three men in a dark blue minivan stole a snowblower worth more than $250 from a home at 521 East St.
∎ Martine Shea Jehan, 26, of 463 Bay Road, Amherst, was arrested at 12:22 a.m. Tuesday at South Street and Edgewood Terrace on charges of possessing a Class A drug (heroin, subsequent offense) and operating a motor vehicle with a suspended or revoked license.
∎ Daniel Velez-Ruiz, 26, of 187 West St. Apt. 5, Hatfield, was arrested at 10:02 a.m. Monday at the Hampshire County Courthouse on Gothic Street on a charge of violating an abuse prevention order.