January 28

Kennebec Journal police log

Augusta area police reports for Jan. 28, 2014

Winthrop, Readfield power briefly out

More than 1,000 people were briefly without power Tuesday morning because of a tripped circuit.

Central Maine Power spokeswoman Gail Rice said the outage impacted 1,051 customers in Winthrop and Readfield. According to the company’s online notification service, the outages concentrated from Main Street into East Winthrop and included Stanley Road, Route 135, Metcalf Road, U.S. Route 202 and Narrows Pond Road.

Rice said the outage was caused by a tripped circuit at 7:56 a.m. The circuit was reset and power restored at 8:39 a.m.

Rice said crews couldn’t determine what caused the tripped circuit.

“That happens from time to time,” she said.

Augusta

Monday: At 11:12 a.m., there was an accident in the northbound lane of Interstate 95 near mile maker 109.

11:15 a.m., there was a report of a drug offense on State Street.

8 p.m., disorderly conduct was reported on Winthrop Streets.

8:30 p.m., disorderly conduct was reported on Court Street.

11:12 p.m., there was a report of disorderly conduct on Water Street.

Tuesday: At 7:40 a.m., theft was reported at the Big Apple on State Street.

7:52 a.m., an assault was reported at Cony High School on Pierce Drive.

Belgrade

Monday: At 11:51 a.m., an alarm sounded on Oakwood Drive.

9:25 p.m., there was a report of suspicious activity on Manchester Road.

Farmingdale

Monday: At 12:59 a.m., a car rolled over and hit a utility pole on Paradise Road.

Gardiner

Monday: At 3:12 p.m., there was an accident on Brunswick Avenue.

6:11 p.m., there was a report of suspicious activity on Autumn Street.

Mount Vernon

Monday: At 8:36 p.m., there was a report of suspicious activity on Pond Road.

Readfield

Monday: at 9:14 a.m., a panic alarm sounded on Main Street.

Tuesday: At 7:22 a.m., an alarm sounded on Old Road.

Rome

Monday: At 11:05 a.m., there was a report of a tractor trailer jackknifed on Route 27.

 

Sidney

Monday: At 11:35 a.m., there was an accident in the northbound lane of Interstate 95 near mile marker 119.

Vassalboro

Monday: At 5:18 p.m., a car hit a deer on Webber Pond Road.

West Gardiner

Monday: At 3:55 p.m., theft was reported on Spears Road.

6 p.m., a scam was reported on Hallowell Road.

Winthrop

Monday: At 2:14 a.m., there was a report of suspicious activity.

12:26 p.m., there was a report of theft.

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Tuesday: At 4:06 a.m., Bradley Francis Labrake, 58, of Portland, was arrested on a warrant on State Street.

Jefferson

Thursday: Alexander W. Raye, 36, of Jefferson, was arrested on a charge of criminal mischief on Valley Road.

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