February 4

Kennebec Journal police log

Augusta area police reports for Feb. 4, 2014.

Richmond police seek

information on bicycle bandit

RICHMOND — Police are looking for a bicycle bandit after reports of a pair of break-ins on New Road this week.

Police Chief Scott MacMaster said his department is investigating two daytime burglaries that occurred Monday morning.

“We also have information that the suspect may have left the area on a stolen mountain bike,” MacMaster said in a news release. Police believe the burglar could be wearing a backpack, which also was stolen.

MacMaster asked anyone with information about the case to call Richmond Police at 737-8518 or email PoliceInfo@RichmondMaine.com.

Augusta

Monday: At 6:01 p.m., an assault was reported on Hope Way.

8:21 p.m., there was a traffic complaint on Bangor Street.

8:49 p.m., a hit-and-run accident was reported on Western Avenue.

9:03 p.m., a 46-year-old Augusta woman was charged with theft by police responding to a shoplifting complaint at Cumberland Farms on Mount Vernon Avenue.

9:07 p.m., theft was reported on Northern Avenue.

9:12 p.m., disorderly conduct was reported on Northern Avenue.

9:15 p.m., there was a traffic complaint on Mud Mill Road.

Tuesday: At 7:32 a.m., firefighters responded to an alarm at Maine State Credit Union on Capitol Street.

9:06 a.m., trespassing was reported at Gilbert School on Sunset Avenue.

9:12 a.m., a hit-and-run accident was reported on Crossing Way.

11:34 a.m., shoplifting was reported at Walmart off Civic Center Drive.

1:22 p.m., there was an accident on Capitol Street.

2:52 p.m., there was an accident at the intersection of Cony Road and Eastern Avenue.

3:02 p.m., there was a traffic complaint on Civic Center Drive.

3:04 p.m., trespassing was reported on Cony Street.

3:18 p.m., a domestic disturbance was reported on Northern Avenue.

3:24 p.m., firefighters responded to an alarm on Commerce Drive.

Belgrade

Sunday: State police and the Maine Warden Service responded to a report of underage drinking on Long Pond.

Chelsea

Jan. 26: Brett Moran, 33, of Randolph, was charged with operating under the influence by police responding to a two-vehicle crash on Togus Road.

Jan. 27: A 35-year-old man was charged with operating after suspension.

China

Jan. 28: A 28-year-old man was charged with theft by police responding to a report of theft at the Hannaford supermarket on Hannaford Drive.

Jan. 29: A 42-year-old man was charged with operating a vehicle with a registration that expired in 2012 and operating with a driver’s license that expired more than 90 days earlier during a traffic stop for speeding on Route 3.

A 35-year-old man was charged with operating after revocation during a traffic stop on U.S. Route 202.

Monday: 1:46 p.m., there was a report of shoplifting on Route 3.

Gardiner

Friday: A 21-year-old man was charged with possession of a usable amount of marijuana during a traffic stop for a registration violation on Interstate 295.

Monday: At 12:18 p.m., there was an accident on Maine Avenue.

3:28 p.m., there was an accident on Highland Avenue.

3:43 p.m., theft was reported on Harrison Avenue.

5:17 p.m., there was an accident on U.S. Route 201.

Hallowell

Tuesday: 1 p.m., there was a report of suspicious activity on Central Street.

1:38 p.m., there was a traffic complaint on Water Street.

Litchfield

Thursday: A 25-year-old woman was charged with operating after suspension during a traffic stop for speeding on Route 126.

A 16-year-old girl with an intermediate driver’s license was issued several citations, including operating beyond license restrictions for carrying a passenger, failure to wear a seat belt and operating a vehicle with an expired registration during a traffic stop on Route 126.

Randolph

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