- Police Beat
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No arrests were reported from Dec. 2-9.
12/3 at 9:29 a.m. Cynthia H. Murfey, 44, of Crown Point Road, Windham, was issued a summons on Blackstrap Road by Officer Kerry Warner on a charge of possession of marijuana.
12/3 at 10:05 a.m. Dylan J. Shores, 20, of Hurricane Road, was issued a summons on Babbidge Road by Sgt. Kevin Conger on a charge of possession of marijuana.
12/3 at 10:05 a.m. Eric A. Stevenson, 19, of Walnut Hill Road, Yarmouth, was issued a summons on Babbidge Road by Sgt. Kevin Conger on charges of possession of marijuana and sale or use of drug paraphernalia.
12/6 at 3:26 p.m. Jona Olson, 21, of Yarmouth, was issued a summons in Yarmouth by Officer Jeff Pardue on a charge of theft by unauthorized taking or transfer.
12/5 at 3:12 p.m. A worker at a construction site on Blackstrap Road called police to report solar panels from the top of a construction sign were stolen over the weekend. This is the second incident of solar panel theft recently. Police are investigating both incidents.
12/6 at 2:36 p.m. A clerk at the Falmouth Car Wash called police to report seeing a woman reach into the Alzheimer’s Association donation bucket and take several dollars before paying the $3.95 she owed for gas and walking back out. Officer Jeff Pardue investigated, managed to decipher the plate number from the alleged thief’s car in the surveillance video, and traced her to an apartment in Yarmouth. When he interviewed the suspect, Jona Olson, 21, of Yarmouth, she reportedly admitted to taking $2 from the jar and allegedly told the officer she felt sick to her stomach about it. She was issued a summons for theft.
12/6 at 7:07 p.m. A homeowner on Gray Road called police to report hearing the sound of a blowtorch near the railroad tracks. When officers arrived, they found evidence of someone cutting metal from a bridge trestle spanning the Presumpscot River that is no longer in use. The alleged perpetrators were no longer there and police currently have no suspects.
12/7 at 11:04 a.m. A caller reported that two white-light-up reindeer were stolen from the front yard of the Whitney Road home. Police have no leads.
12/3 at 3:37 p.m. Mutual aid to Cumberland.
12/3 at 5:25 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on Bucknam and Legion roads.
12/4 at 4:55 p.m. Gasoline spill on Route 1.
12/4 at 5:32 p.m. Chimney fire on Foreside Road.
12/5 at 6:54 a.m. Fire alarm on Blueberry Lane.
12/6 at 10:23 a.m. Fire alarm on Howards End Drive.
12/6 at 2:03 p.m. Fire alarm on Whipple Farm Lane.
12/7 at 6:52 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on Maine Turnpike.
Falmouth emergency medical services responded to 22 calls from Dec. 2-9.