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South Portland Police Beat: March 4

Police Beat

South Portland Police Beat: March 4

Arrests

2/20 at 12:02 a.m. Keith Wolcott, 29, of Greenland, N.H., was arrested on Philbrook Avenue by Officer James Fahey on a charge of theft by unauthorized taking. 

2/20 at 2:32 p.m. Thomas Huff, 39, was arrested on Maine Mall Road by Officer Adam Howard on charges of theft by unauthorized taking and possession or transfer of theft devices.

2/21 at 3:26 a.m. Joseph Tutrone, 26, of Portland, was arrested on Thompson Street by Officer Erin Curry on a charge of operating under the influence.

2/22 at 3:30 a.m. Adam Black, 23, was arrested on Summit Street by Officer Todd Barlow on two charges of burglary and two charges of burglary to a motor vehicle.

2/23 at 11:49 p.m. Linzi Crooks, 20, was arrested on Broadway by Officer Brian McCarthy on a warrant and on a charge of operating after suspension.

2/24 at 1:33 a.m. John Kearns, 42, was arrested on a warrant on Broadway by Officer Seth Page.

2/24 at 4:37 p.m. Charity Solak, 33, was arrested on Congress Street in Portland by Officer Jeff Levesque on a charge of operating after suspension.

2/25 at 10:59 a.m. Lynda Bruce, 45, was arrested on a warrant on Elm Street by Officer Rocco Navarro.

2/25 at 2:48 p.m. Jane George, 54, of Kittery, was arrested on Philbrook Avenue by Officer Jeff Levesque on charges of theft by unauthorized taking, criminal trespass, possession or transfer of theft devices and violating condition of release.

Summonses

2/20 at 10:52 a.m. Christopher Gorham, 19, of Scarborough, was summonsed on Main Street by Officer John Bostwick on a charge of leaving the scene of an accident.

2/20 at 1:02 p.m. Alyssa Sabins, 20, of Rockport, was summonsed on Maine Mall Road by Officer Adam Howard on a charge of theft by unauthorized taking.

2/20 at 2:20 p.m. Dominik Porobic, 18, of Portland, was summonsed on Maine Mall Road by Officer Adam Howard on a charge of theft by unauthorized taking.

2/20 at 3:52 p.m. A 16-year-old boy was summonsed on Maine Mall Road by Officer Benjamin Macisso on charges of theft by unauthorized taking and possession of tobacco products by a minor.

2/22 at 3:21 p.m. Jessica Evangelista, 33, was summonsed on Waterman Drive by Officer Scott Corbett on a charge of leaving the scene of a personal injury accident.

2/23 at 4:44 p.m. A 17-year-old boy, of Hiram, was summonsed on Maine Mall Road by Officer Benjamin Macisso on a charge of theft by unauthorized taking.

2/23 at 5:10 p.m. Sarah Triano, 30, of Portland, was summonsed on Maine Mall Road by Officer John Sutton on a charge of theft by unauthorized taking.

2/23 at 5:10 p.m. Sarah Wolcheski, 34, of Portland, was summonsed on Maine Mall Road by Officer John Sutton on a charge of theft by unauthorized taking.

2/24 at 4:49 p.m. Samantha Spaulding, 18, of Raymond, was summonsed on Maine Mall Road by Officer Jeff Levesque on a charge of theft by unauthorized taking.

2/25 at 8:25 a.m. A 14-year-old girl was summonsed on Highland Avenue by Officer Allen Andrews on a charge of possession of a schedule Z drug.

Note not enough

2/22 at 3:20 p.m. Police responded to an accident on Ocean Street involving an injury. Officers learned that the driver of the striking vehicle stopped briefly to provide a phone number then left. Meanwhile, the victim needed to be transported to a local hospital. The striking vehicle was eventually located on Waterman Drive and the driver, Jessica Evangelista, 33, was summonsed on a charge of leaving the scene of a collision with personal injury.

Grab and stash

2/25 at 2:45 p.m. Police responded to a Philbrook Avenue store were a suspected shoplifter evaded security and left with stolen items in a car. Store employees followed the car, which briefly stopped to allow an occupant to stash some items behind a building. The vehicle was stopped on Gorham Road and the driver, Jane George, 54, of Kittery, was identified as the alleged shoplift. Police discovered George was prohibited from entering the store. She was arrested on charges of theft, criminal trespass, possessing theft transfer device and violating conditions of release.

Fire calls

2/23 at 4:53 p.m. Natural gas odor investigation, Gorham Road.

2/23 at 6:13 p.m. Smoke or odor removal, John Roberts Road.

2/24 at 5:41 a.m. Carbon monoxide incident, Margaret Street.

2/24 at 12:40 p.m. Person in distress, Preble Street.

2/25 at 8:49 a.m. Smoke odor investigation, Bodge Street.

2/25 at 3:16 p.m. Electrical wiring or equipment problem, Sawyer Street.

2/25 at 3:25 p.m. Smoke odor investigation, Gorham Road.

2/25 at 4:18 p.m. Smoke detector with no fire, John Roberts Road.

2/25 at 8:52 p.m. Electrical wiring or equipment problem, Ocean Street.

2/25 at 10:20 p.m. Overheated motor, Darling Avenue.

2/25 at 11:43 p.m. Oil or other combustible liquid spill, Slocum Drive.

2/26 at 5:51 a.m. Alarm with no fire, Westbrook Street.

2/26 at 6:56 a.m. Smoke detector with no fire, Gary L. Maietta Parkway.

2/26 at 9:22 a.m. Electrical wiring or equipment problem, Thadeus Street.

2/26 at 11:28 a.m. Carbon monoxide incident, Graffam Road.

2/26 at 12:45 p.m. Outside rubbish fire, Grandview Avenue.

2/26 at 1:29 p.m. System malfunction, Highland Avenue.

2/26 at 3:40 p.m. HazMat investigation with no hazardous materials found, Angell Avenue.

2/26 at 4:35 p.m. Carbon monoxide incident, Graffam Road.

2/26 at 5:32 p.m. Motor vehicle accident with no injuries, Philbrook Avenue.

2/27 at 8:11 a.m. Carbon monoxide detector, Elm Street.

2/27 at 9:41 a.m. HazMat investigation with no hazardous materials found, Rumery Road.

2/27 at 11:47 a.m. False alarm, Liberty Lane.

2/27 at 5:01 p.m. Steam, vapor, fog or dust thought to be smoke, South Kelsey Road.

2/27 at 8:56 p.m. Tree, brush or grass fire caused by power line, Frostwick Avenue.

2/28 at 10:15 a.m. False alarm, Brickhill Avenue.

2/28 at 1:09 p.m. Natural gas odor investigation, Foden Road.

2/28 at 2:16 p.m. Combustible gas or liquid condition, Clark Road.

2/28 at 6:56 p.m. Natural gas odor investigation, Western Avenue.

2/28 at 11:37 p.m. Other hazardous condition, Clark Road.

3/1 at 12:10 a.m. Person in distress, Ocean View Avenue.

3/1 at 7:41 a.m. Alarm with no fire, Maine Mall Road.

3/1 at 10:48 a.m. Person in distress, Wild Rose Avenue.

3/1 at 1:17 p.m. Person in distress, Wild Rose Avenue.

3/1 at 4:46 p.m. Person in distress, Wild Rose Avenue.

The Fire Department responded to 37 reports of downed power lines from Feb. 25-27.

EMS

South Portland emergency medical services responded to 56 calls from Feb. 23 to March 2.