February 17, 2013

Kennebec Journal area police log, Feb. 17, 2013

STAFF REPORTS

3-vehicle accident in Winthrop injures one driver

WINTHROP — Slippery driving conditions Saturday morning caused four accidents, including a three-vehicle crash that resulted in one of the drivers being taken to MaineGeneral Medical Center in Augusta for treatment of injuries.

A 22-year-old Scarborough woman’s vehicle collided head-on with a car in the opposite lane on U.S. Route 202 after her veheicle rear-ended the vehicle in front of her.

Winthrop police Capt. Ryan Frost said snow on the road prevented the woman from being able to stop for a vehicle that was slowing down for turning traffic.

The driver in the rear-ended car complained of minor pain but didn’t need treatment, Frost said.

The woman taken to MaineGeneral was treated and released that day.

Augusta

Saturday

At 4:14 p.m., traffic complaints were reported near the Kmart department store on Western Avenue.

Sunday

At 12:45 a.m., disorderly conduct was reported on Water Street.

1:01 a.m., a domestic disturbance was reported on Oxford Street.

1:19 a.m., criminal trespassing was reported on Water Street.

9:01 a.m., a motor vehicle accident was reported at the intersection of Civic Center Drive and Garden Court.

11:05 a.m., theft was reported near Stacey’s Hallmark Shop on Water Street.

11:34 a.m., harassment was reported on Viles Street.

11:51 a.m., a motor vehicle accident was reported near Western Avenue and Memorial Circle.

12:25 p.m., a motor vehicle accident was reported near Civic Center Drive.

12:36 p.m., criminal mischief was reported at the warming center on Front Street.

12:48 p.m., a mentally disturbed person was reported at Crisis and Counseling on Caldwell Road.

Winthrop

Saturday

At 5:35 a.m., a motor vehicle accident was reported on Route 133.

7:32 a.m., a motor vehicle accident was reported on U.S. Route 202.

8:11 a.m., a motor vehicle accident was reported on Winthrop Center Road.

8:29 a.m., a motor vehicle accident was reported on Route 41.

9:19 a.m., a traffic hazard was reported on Green Street.

3:36 p.m., criminal mischief was reported on Main Street.

10:57 p.m., a structure fire was reported on Route 41.

4:48 p.m., a family fight was reported on Route 133.

Sunday

At 8:10 a.m., a family fight was reported on Bowdoin Street.

9:17 a.m., a theft was reported on Peck Farm Road.

11:54 a.m., an animal control problem was reported on Maple Ridge Drive.

1:58 p.m., a traffic hazard was reported on Holmes Street.

Arrests

AUGUSTA 

Saturday

At 10:26 p.m., Gary S. Wallace, 45, of Augusta, was arrested on charges of violating probation and refusing to submit to arrest or detention by police responding to a report of disorderly conduct on Cedar Street.

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