- Police Beat
- The Forecaster
4/4 at 11:39 a.m. William Penfold, 26, of Foreside Road, was arrested by Sergeant Kevin Conger on a warrant for another agency.
4/1 at 6:48 a.m. Mansar Abdour-Rahman, 30, of Freeport was summonsed by Patrolman Dean Mazziotti on a charge of operating without a license on Middle Road.
4/2 at 10:39 p.m. A 17-year-old from Portland was summonsed by Patrolman Steven Townsend on a charge of operating a vehicle without a license on Lunt Road.
4/2 at 10:39 p.m. Elsi Lacayo, 37, of Portland, was summonsed by Patrolman Steven Townsend on a charge of permitting the unlawful use of a vehicle on Lunt Road.
4/3 at 11:25 a.m. O’Brien Barrett, 23, of Biddeford, was summonsed by Patrolman Daniel Austin on a charge of possession of a usable amount of marijuana on Mountain Road.
4/6 at 11:15 a.m. Isa Reardon, 29, of Windham, was summonsed by Sgt. Kevin Conger on a charge of operating a vehicle without a license on Blackstrap Road.
4/8 at 11:18 a.m. Dale Kazanjian, 58, of Casco Terrace, was summonsed by Patrolman Daniel Austin, on a charge of violation of a protection from harassment order.
Bowling for PINs
4/3 at 5:59 p.m. A woman reported that her purse was stolen out of her locked car parked at the Presumpscot River Park on Allen Ave Ext. The woman reportedly called the cell phone in the purse and an employee at Yankee Lanes answered. The purse had been allegedly dropped in the dumpster behind the bowling alley on Riverside Street in Portland. The only missing item was a debit card.
Signs of a thief
4/5 at 11:15 a.m. An employee from Dirigo Management Co. called to report 10 street signs allegedly missing from the area around a development at 1 Congressional Drive. Police do not yet have any leads.
Door to door beef
4/7 at 12:01 p.m. Several people called to report a young man allegedly going door to door selling steaks out of the back of his truck. Police tracked down the salesman, who reportedly had a permit from the Department of Agriculture, but not from the town. Police reportedly informed him he needed to obtain a town permit to continue selling the steaks.
Disabled, not drunk
4/9 at 2:03 a.m. An caller reported a man leaving the Irving Mainway store on Gray Road who looked to be intoxicated. The man reportedly got into a white SUV and drove away. Cumberland Police located the vehicle and found that the driver was disabled. He reportedly told police he had been hit by a drunk driver many years ago and that now, when he walks, he appears to be intoxicated.
4/2 at 9:08 a.m. Life safety inspection on Sulky Way.
4/2 at 4:47 p.m. Vehicle fire on I-295 in Cumberland.
4/4 at 9:47 p.m. Carbon monoxide alarm on Middle Road.
4/5 at 1:55 p.m. Life safety inspection on Route 1
4/5 at 5:30 p.m. Chimney fire on Johnson Road.
4/5 at 5:45 p.m. Engine company to assist EMS on Mountain Road.
4/8 at 10:36 a.m. Motor vehicle crash on Middle Road.
There were 17 calls for emergency medical assistance from April 2 through April 8.