Houlton Pioneer Times

Houlton Police Log — July 2018

Editor’s Note: 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.  

 HOULTON, Maine — The Houlton Police Department responded to the following incidents through July, 2018.

Monday, July 9

10:08 a.m. — Officer Cyr responded to Sugarloaf Street where she arrested a 45-year-old Houlton man, Greg Hitchcock, on a warrant.

10:52 a.m. — Det. Nason responded to Military Street to investigate a complaint.

1:21 p.m. — Officer Cyr responded to Main Street to assist a citizen.

2:34 p.m. — Officer Cyr responded to North Street to investigate a motor vehicle accident.

3:13 p.m. — Officer Cyr responded to HPD lobby to investigate a complaint.

3:54 p.m. — Officer Smith responded to High Street to assist another agency.

4:38 p.m. — Officer Smith responded to Holland Street to investigate a theft/forgery/fraud complaint.

4:42 p.m. — Officer Smith responded to North Street to assist a citizen.

5:36 p.m. — Officer Smith responded to Bangor Street to investigate a theft/forgery/fraud.

7:13 p.m. — Officer Clayton responded to Pearce Avenue to assist a citizen.

7:18 p.m. — Officer Smith responded to Broadway to assist a citizen.

8:53 p.m. — Officer Clayton responded to Heywood Street where she summoned a 66-year-old Houlton man, Anthony Joseph, for failure to register vehicle.

9:10 p.m. — Cpl. Janakis responded to Military Street for an animal complaint.

9:25 p.m. — Officer Smith responded to Court Street to assist another agency.

11:22 p.m. — Officer Smith responded to Spring Street where he summoned a 36-year-old Houlton woman, Rene Lynn Dunlop, for operating while license suspended or revoked.

Sunday, July 8

2:11 a.m. — Officer Boutilier responded to Varney Avenue for an animal complaint.

9:53 a.m. — Officer Heath responded to Bangor Street to investigate a complaint.

11:27 a.m. — Officer Dudley responded to Military Street to assist a citizen.

12:04 p.m. — Officer Dudley responded to North Street where she summoned a 26-year-old Otis woman, Samantha Ross, for theft by unauthorized taking or transfer.

3:50 p.m. — Officer Heath responded to North Street where he summoned an 85-year-old Houlton, Elva Coburn, for theft by unauthorized taking or transfer.

3:59 p.m. — Cpl. Janakis responded to Charles Street for an  animal complaint.

Saturday, July 7

6:18 a.m. — Officer Dudley responded to North Street where she summoned a 30-year-old Sherman man, Ralph Heath, for operating after license suspension.

8:44 a.m. — Officer Dudley responded to North Street to investigate a burglary alarm.

10:38 a.m. — Officer Heath responded to Water Street to investigate a burglary alarm.

11:34 a.m. — Officer Heath responded to North Street to investigate a motor vehicle accident.

12:15 p.m. — Officer Dudley responded to Sugarloaf Street where she summoned a 45-year-old Houlton man, Greg Hitchcock, for violating condition of release, theft by unauthorized taking or transfer.

4:20 p.m. — Sgt. Wampler responded to Green Street to investigate a motor vehicle complaint.

5:12 p.m. — Sgt. Wampler responded to Bowdoin Street to investigate a 911 hang-up.

6:41 p.m. — Officer Boutilier responded to Winter Street to investigate a complaint.

Friday, July 6

12:39 a.m. — Officer Smith responded to Bowdoin Street for a well-being check.

2:02 a.m. — Officer Smith responded to North Street to investigate suspicious activity.

11:06 a.m. — Officer Dudley responded to Bangor Street where she arrested a 21-year-old Houlton man,  Gavin Chase, for theft by unauthorized taking or transfer.

11:44 a.m. — Lt. Bickford responded to North Street for an animal complaint.

12:14 p.m. — Lt. Bickford responded to Columbia Street to assist a citizen.

1:22 p.m. — Lt. Bickford responded to Hillview Avenue to assist a citizen.

3:23 p.m. — Officer Dudley responded to High Street to investigate a complaint.

4:20 p.m. — Sgt. Wampler responded to Bangor Street to investigate a motor vehicle accident.

5 p.m. — Sgt. Wampler responded to Chandler Street to investigate a disturbance.

7:26 p.m. — Officer Boutilier responded to Court Street to investigate a complaint.

7:28 p.m. — Sgt. Wampler responded to Military Street to investigate a motor vehicle complaint.

Thursday, July 5

12:13 p.m. — Officer Smith responded to Prospect Street to investigate suspicious activity.

12:44 a.m. — Officer Smith responded to North Street to investigate suspicious activity.

7:02 a.m. — Officer Cyr responded to Military Street to assist a citizen.

10:59 a.m. — Officer Cyr responded to High Street for a well-being check.

1:52 p.m. — Officer Cyr responded to Leonard Street to investigate a complaint.

4:41 p.m. — Officer Smith responded to North Street to investigate a motor vehicle accident.

5:20 p.m. — Officer Smith responded to Water Street where he  arrested a 27-year-old Houlton man, Matthew Guzman, on a warrant.

5:45 p.m. — Officer Smith responded to Water Street where he arrested a 33-year-old Woodland man, Christopher Haines, on a warrant.

6:04 p.m. — Sgt. Wampler responded to Cooks Brook Road to investigate a complaint.

7:07 p.m. — Officer Smith responded to Water Street to investigate suspicious activity.

7:21 p.m. — Sgt. Wampler responded to North Street to investigate a complaint.

8:30 p.m. — Sgt. Wampler responded to Hartford Street to assist another agency.

9:27 p.m. — Officer Smith responded to Spring Street to investigate a complaint.

Wednesday, July 4

1:41 p.m. — Officer Cyr responded to Military Street where she arrested a 33-year-old Easton woman, Darci Webber, for theft by unauthorized taking or transfer. She also arrested a 39-year-old Washburn man, Jessie White, for theft by unauthorized taking or transfer.

3:51 p.m. — Officer Cyr responded to Military Street to investigate a theft/forgery/fraud complaint.

4:10 p.m. — Officer Smith responded to Spring Street for a well-being check.

4:41 p.m. — Officer Smith responded to Mill Street to assist a citizen.

5 p.m. — Officer Smith responded to Drew Avenue for an animal complaint.

7:06 p.m. — Sgt. Wampler responded to Swallow Lane to investigate a burglary alarm.

7:08 p.m. — Officer Smith responded to Randall Avenue to investigate an assault.

7:39 p.m. — Officer Clayton responded to Randall Avenue where she arrested a 35-year-old Van Buren man, Jason Kirschmann, for violating condition of release.

10:14 p.m. — Sgt. Wampler responded to High Street to investigate a complaint.

10:45 p.m. — Sgt. Wampler responded to Abbie Lane for an animal complaint.

10:51 p.m. — Officer Clayton responded to North Street to assist a citizen.

11:17 p.m. — Sgt. Wampler responded to Chandler Street to investigate a complaint.

Tuesday, July 3

12:14 a.m. — Officer Boutilier responded to Bird Street to investigate a complaint.

1:03 a.m. — Officer Janakis responded to South Street to assist a citizen.

2:20 a.m. — Officer Boutilier responded to North Street to assist a citizen.

7:44 a.m. — Officer Dudley responded to Military Street to investigate suspicious activity.

6:03 p.m. — Officer Boutilier responded to Military Street where he summoned a 57-year-old Hodgdon man, Evan Smith, for theft by unauthorized taking or transfer.

8:49 p.m. — Officer Boutilier responded to Abbie Lane for an animal complaint.

10:14 p.m. — Officer Clayton responded to Military Street to assist another agency.

Monday, July 2

1:34 a.m. — Officer Clayton responded to Pine Drive where she summoned a 30-year-old Houlton man, Matthew Karnes, for furnishing liquor to a minor. She also summoned 20-year-old Houlton man, Carlton Tweedie, for possession of liquor by a minor.

4:34 a.m. — Sgt. Wampler responded to Randall Avenue to investigate a 9-1-1 hang-up call.

8:04 a.m. — ACO Rairdon responded to Maliseet Drive for an animal complaint.

9:30 a.m. — Officer Dudley responded to Bangor Street to investigate a burglary alarm.

12:01 p.m. — ACO Rairdon responded to Elm Street for an animal complaint.

12:04 p.m. — Officer Heath responded to Kelleran Street to investigate a complaint.

12:43 p.m. — Officer Dudley responded to Bangor Street to investigate a motor vehicle complaint.

12:59 p.m. — ACO Rairdon responded to Foxcroft Road for an animal complaint.

2:07 p.m. — Officer Dudley responded to Four Seasons Circle to investigate a theft/forgery/fraud report.

2:41 p.m. — Officer Dudley responded to B Road to investigate suspicious activity.

4:20 p.m. — Officer Janakis responded to Grove Street to assist a citizen.

9:14 p.m. — Officer Clayton responded to Foxcroft Road to investigate a motor vehicle accident.

9:16 p.m. — Officer Boutilier responded to Randall Avenue to investigate a burglary alarm.

Sunday, July 1

12:08 a.m. — Officer Smith responded to Bangor Street where he arrested a 26-year-old Merrill man, Robert Mitchell, on a warrant. He was also charged with operating while license suspended or revoked, motor vehicle speeding, eluding an officer, driving to endanger, failing to stop at stop sign, failure to give signal before turning, motor vehicle unsafely passing vehicle, operating left of center unbroken center line.

4:51 a.m. — Sgt. Wampler responded to Military Street to investigate a complaint.

5:09 a.m. — Sgt. Wampler responded to Military Street to assist another agency.

10:59 a.m. — Det. Nason responded to High Street to assist another agency.

2:09 p.m. — Officer Cyr responded to Military Street where she arrested a 24-year-old Houlton man, Jordan Brown, for aggravated assault, obstructing report of injury, domestic violence reckless conduct.

8:52 p.m. — Officer Janakis responded to Leonard Street to investigate a complaint.

8:58 p.m. — Sgt. Wampler responded to Randall Avenue to investigate a complaint.

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