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There were no arrests reported from Nov. 19-25.
10/25 at 10:46 p.m. Marc Giglio, 45, of Arcadia Street, Portland, was issued a summons on Blackstrap Road by Sgt. Kevin Conger on a charge of attaching false plates.
11/24 at 2:17 p.m. A 17-year-old male, of Falmouth, was issued a summons on Foreside Road by Officer Robert Susi on a charge of criminal mischief.
Dumpster diving … with permission
11/19 at 12:48 p.m. Police responded to a report a man in jeans and a blue sweatshirt rummaging through the dumpster at the old Saab dealership on Route 1. Upon arrival, police questioned the man, who reportedly said that he had permission to go through the dumpster. Police corroborated the story and left the scene.
Armed bullies take lunch money, phone
11/23 at 5:47 p.m. A woman called police to report her teenage son and three friends had been robbed near the schools on Middle Road by two males in a Chevy pickup truck. The boys reportedly told police they were walking home when the truck pulled up. One man allegedly told them he had a knife and demanded they give him everything they had. The boys reportedly turned over an iPhone and $1 in cash. The incident is under investigation.
Making grampa proud
11/24 at 2:17 p.m. Police responded to a call from a waste-water treatment employee who reported he caught a teenager spray-painting the bridge on Foreside Road. Upon arrival, police spoke to the 17-year-old boy, who allegedly told them he was beautifying the area by writing his grandfather’s initials on the bridge. But when asked his grandfather’s name, the name allegedly did not match the initials he had painted. He was issued a summons for criminal mischief.
11/19 at 12:42 p.m. Vehicle fire on Gray Road.
11/20 at 3:02 p.m. Brush fire on Falmouth and Leighton roads.
11/21 at 1:45 a.m. Fire on Forest Falls Drive, Yarmouth.
11/21 at 5:24 p.m. Fire on Fox Run Road.
11/22 at 11 a.m. Carbon monoxide alarm on Avon Road.
11/22 at 2:46 p.m. Gasoline spill on Shady Lane.
11/23 at 9:22 a.m. and 11:42 a.m. Follow-up visits on Shady Lane.
11/23 at 1:22 p.m. Structure fire on Route 1.
11/23 at 2:26 p.m. Fire on Arborside Drive.
11/24 at 7:01 p.m. Fire alarm on Congressional Drive.
11/25 at 7:37 a.m. Motor vehicle accident on the Maine Turnpike.
11/25 at 10:46 a.m. Fire alarm on Field Road.
Falmouth emergency medical services responded to 27 calls from Nov. 19-25.