Area police news
∎ Andrew J. Wiernasz, 61, of 44 Maple St., was arrested on Lovefield Street Monday at 5:35 p.m. on a warrant and charges of operating an unregistered motor vehicle and altering an RMV document by putting stickers on his driver’s license.
∎ Erin M. Bruhn, 23, of 21 Summer St., was arrested at home Monday at 12:05 a.m. on a charge of domestic assault and battery after she allegedly hit her boyfriend on the head and face.
∎ Police arrested a 9-year-old boy at Tri-County Schools, 201 East St., Friday at 11:40 a.m. on charges of assault and battery, malicious destruction of property under $250, disorderly conduct and disturbing school after he allegedly assaulted a teacher and then climbed into the ceiling.
∎ Police arrested a 9-year-old boy on Dartmouth Street Friday at 5 p.m. on two counts of domestic assault and battery after they said he hit his mother and sister.
∎ Pamela Mae Provo, 47, of Center Street, was arrested Tuesday at 5:14 a.m. on a charge of attempting to commit a crime after police said she grabbed a pack of cigarettes from a clerk at Cumberland Farms on King Street. Provo was also wanted on a Greenfield District Court warrant related to charges of possession of a class B drug and trespassing, police said.
∎ Police are investigating reports that someone took $5 worth of protein bars from the Cumberland Farms store on King Street Monday at 12:15 p.m.
■ Noah Z. Lurie, 20, of Woodbridge, Conn., and Navid Christopher Nia, 21, of Brookline, were arrested Sunday at 3:46 a.m. in downtown Amherst on two counts of malicious destruction of property over $250 after they allegedly smashed out windows on two vehicles parked near John Adams dormitory, police said.