Daily Hampshire Gazette - Established 1786
Cloudy
54°
Cloudy
Hi 56° | Lo 33°

Arrests/summonses and daily police calls

Arrests and
Summonses

Amherst Police

• John P.F. Vanasse, 29, of Belchertown, was arrested Oct. 22 at 1:18 a.m. on East Pleasant Street on a charge of operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol, police said.

• Dmitry Ivanov, 21, of Belchertown, was arrested Oct. 21 at 11:48 p.m. on Amity Street on charges of operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol and failure to yield at an intersection, police said.

• Alex C. Koblinski, 22, of North Main Street, South Deerfield, was arrested Oct. 21 at 1:28 a.m. on West Street on a charge of operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol after the vehicle he was driving went off the roadway near the Notch and rolled over, police said.

• Derek L.J. Callahan-King, 33, of Carriage Lane, was arrested Oct. 20 at 9:45 p.m. on East Hadley Road on a charge of operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol, police said.

• Gavin D. Portwood, 21, of Pepperell, was arrested Oct. 20 at 2:34 a.m. on East Hadley Road on charges of operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol, failure to stay within marked lanes, unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and wanton destruction of property over $250 after he crashed his vehicle into a tree, police said.

• Jacob G. Eisenhard, 22, of Ardmore, Pa., was arrested Oct. 20 at 1:11 a.m. on North Pleasant Street on charges of operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol and operating a motor vehicle with a defective license plate light, police said.

• A 33-year-old Granby man will be summoned to court on charges of using a motor vehicle without authority and larceny over $250 after he stole his girlfriend’s vehicle in an incident reported Oct. 19 at 10:07 a.m., police said.

• Peter R. Landry, 25, of Holliston, was arrested Oct. 19 at 1:22 a.m. on Sunset Avenue on two counts of domestic assault and battery after he punched and kicked two housemates at Alpha Tau Gamma, police said.

• Peter E. Clark, 22, of East Falmouth, Dominic W. Rioles, 21, of Boston, and Emerson E. Rutkowski, 21, of Swampscott, were all arrested Oct. 19 at 12:59 a.m. at Townehouse Apartments on charges of violating the town’s noise and nuisance house bylaws, police said.

• Courtney M.S. Brodie, 24, of Springfield, was arrested Oct. 19 at 12:20 a.m. on North Pleasant Street on charges of disorderly conduct and resisting arrest an a warrant, police said.

• A 19-year-old Riverside, Conn., man will be summoned to court on a charge of wanton destruction of property under $250 after he was found pulling up several flowers planted below the American flag displayed at the Town Common Oct. 18 at 1:21 a.m., police said.

• A 26-year-old Amherst man will be summoned to court on charges of operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license, operating a motor vehicle with no inspection sticker and failure to stop/yield following a traffic stop on North Pleasant Street Oct. 17 at 1:47 p.m., police said.

Hadley Police

• Annabel Y. Edelman, 23, of Cliffside Apartments, Sunderland, was arrested Oct. 18 at 9:45 p.m. on North Maple Street on charges of operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol and operating a motor vehicle without headlights, police said.

• Larry Saccamando, 52, of Belchertown Road, was arrested Oct. 18 at 12:37 p.m. at the Wal-Mart at Mountain Farms Mall on charges of shoplifting and trespassing, police said.

• Vincent J. Labate, 33, of South Hadley, was arrested Oct. 13 at 6:02 p.m. on River Road on a charge of operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license, police said.

• Dennis G. Griswold, 18, of Arnold Road, Pelham, and Karl C. Nislow, 18, of North Valley Road, Pelham, were arrested Oct. 12 at 8:38 a.m. at a Route 9 store on charges of shoplifting and being minors in possession of alcohol, police said.

UMass Police

• Mitchell V. Morin, 19, of West Hartford, Conn., was arrested Oct. 14 at 12:21 a.m. in Lot 32W off Massachusetts Avenue on charges of vandalizing property and larceny under $250, police said.

• Michael Y. Chayet, 45, of 29 North Main St., Florence, was arrested Oct. 12 at 3:05 p.m. at the Whitmore Administration Building on charges of disorderly conduct and trespassing, police said.

Amherst Police Calls

MONDAY, OCT. 15

CITIZEN ASSISTANCE

• 11:11 p.m. — Police are investigating annoying phone calls made to a downtown residence.

LARCENY

• 10:41 a.m. — A person who stole baby formula from a downtown store was located behind the Jones Library. He had no stolen items in his possession.

• 11:54 a.m. — Security at Big Y Supermarket at University Drive reported a woman was caught stealing $57.52 in cosmetics. She was issued a trespass notice to stay out of the store.

TRAFFIC

• 2:08 p.m. — Police removed more than 300 nails dropped in the middle of Sunset Avenue.

TUESDAY, OCT. 16

DISTURBANCES

• 3:55 p.m. — Police responded to North Pleasant Street to keep the peace between a man and woman. The woman fled, but the man told police he and his girlfriend are homeless and have spent time panhandling in Hadley before arriving in Amherst.

WEDNESDAY, OCT. 17

DISTURBANCES

• 8:08 p.m. — Echo Village Apartments residents were advised to stay away from each other after they got into a physical altercation.

RECOVERED PROPERTY

• 11:09 p.m. — Five marijuana plants and a pipe were confiscated from a Sand Hill Road home.

NOISE COMPLAINTS

• 12:47 a.m. — Police issued a verbal warning to Harris Street residents playing loud music.

MOTOR VEHICLE

ACCIDENTS

•7:21 p.m. — Police said an Amherst College student crossing College Street in a crosswalk suffered a minor knee injury after being struck by a vehicle.

THURSDAY, OCT. 18

DISTURBANCES

• 12:32 a.m. — Police removed a man harassing bouncers at a downtown bar.

•2:03 p.m. — A homeless man yelling at people passing by him on Main Street was advised to calm down.

NOISE COMPLAINTS

• 11:38 p.m. — Police issued a verbal warning to Alpha Tau Gamma residents holding a loud party at the Sunset Avenue fraternity.

MOTOR VEHICLE

ACCIDENTS

• 2:20 p.m. — Vehicles driven by Timothy M. Allessio, 32, of Dalton, and Raymond A. Jacque, 61, of Hadley Road, Sunderland, collided at the intersection of East Hadley Road and South Pleasant Street, police said. Jacque suffered minor injuries and was transported by Amherst Fire Department ambulance to Cooley Dickinson Hospital in Northampton, where he was treated and released, according to a hospital spokeswoman.

Jacque’s vehicle was towed from the scene, according to police.

• 3:56 p.m. — Police said they received a report from a woman who was struck by a vehicle on North Pleasant Street near Fearing Street.

The woman declined medical attention after she was tapped by the vehicle hard enough to fall onto its hood, police said.

FRIDAY, OCT. 19

SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY

• 3:24 p.m. — A man using a bathroom at a downtown business to commit lewd behavior will be issued a trespass notice.

• 11:24 p.m. — An Olympia Drive fraternity requested police assistance to remove 50 or more people loitering on the lawn after getting off a PVTA bus looking for a party.

DISTURBANCES

• 12:48 a.m. — A woman causing problems at a downtown bar where she was pushing bouncers and trying to use the men’s bathroom was issued a trespass notice.

• 3:14 a.m. — An intoxicated man banging on the door to a Rolling Green Drive apartment later found his way to his apartment.

LARCENY

• 2:06 a.m. — People who took traffic cones from a South East Street location were warned to put them back.

MOTOR VEHICLE

ACCIDENTS

• 3:34 p.m. — A vehicle driven by Mark D. Plourde, 50, of Duluth, Ga., struck Twyla Mount, 20, of Aliso Vieho, Calif., while she was in a crosswalk on Main Street, police said.

Mount refused medical attention and no citations were issued, police said.

SATURDAY, OCT. 20

DISTURBANCES

• 6:43 p.m. — A man who threw a temper tantrum at a North Amherst business, punching a glass window and arguing with employees, later apologized for his behavior.

SUNDAY, OCT. 21

SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY

• 5:19 a.m. — A man fell down a staircase at a Main Street home while urinating. The man suffered minor injuries but was brought by ambulance to Cooley Dickinson Hospital in Northampton for an evaluation.

VANDALISM

• 3:31 p.m. — A windshield was smashed on a vehicle parked on Meadow Street.

BREAK-INS

• 9:52 a.m. — A bag of lacrosse equipment was stolen from the porch of a Belchertown Road home and vehicles parked outside the residence were also entered overnight.

• 4:02 p.m. — Allen Street residents reported their apartment was broken into and ransacked, though nothing was stolen. While officers investigated, they observed several malfunctioning smoke detectors. A subsequent inspection by the fire department and code enforcement officer also located a possible illegal bedroom in the attic.

FIGHTS

• 3:49 a.m. — Police responded to a fight between two men on Bridge Street. Both were warned about their actions and sent on their way.

Legacy Comments0
There are no comments yet. Be the first!
Post a Comment

You must be registered to comment on stories. Click here to register.