Topsham Police Beat: Jan. 4
12/23 at 2:26 p.m. John Davey, 27, of Pleasant Street, Brunswick, was arrested on Topsham Fair Mall Road by Officer Mark McDonald on charges of operating under the influence of drugs and violating conditions of release. He was also issued a summons on charges of possession of a usable amount of marijuana and sale or use of drug paraphernalia.
12/24 at 8:45 p.m. Zechariah Menchaca, 21, of Topsham, was arrested on Bridge Street by Sgt. Robert Ramsay on a charge of violation of probation.
12/24 at 10:45 p.m. Max Welner, 28, of Harbor Heights, Harpswell, was issued a summons on Route 196 by Lt. Frederick Dunn on a charge of operating after suspension.
12/26 at 7:25 p.m. Johnathan Aday, 28, of Harmony Hill, was issued a summons on Harmony Hill by Sgt. Robert Ramsay on charges of cruelty to animals and possession of drug paraphernalia.
12/28 at 2:06 p.m. Ryan Cox, 28, of West Gardiner, was issued a summons on Main Street by Sgt. Robert Ramsay on a charge of operating after suspension.
Slip slidin' awry
12/29 at 5:07 p.m. Police received a report of a Dodge van pulling a child on a sled on Bridge Street. The vehicle was gone by the time Sgt. Robert Ramsay arrived at the scene.
12/21 at 4:18 a.m. Traffic hazard on Pleasant Point Road.
12/22 at 4:44 p.m. Mutual aid to Freeport.
12/25 at 9:11 a.m. Fire alarm on Governor's Way.
12/25 at 4:05 p.m. Carbon monoxide detector activation on Hubbard Lane.
12/25 at 9:17 p.m. Fire alarm on Topsham Fair Mall Road.
12/27 at 10:18 a.m. Fire alarm on Hubbard Lane.
12/28 at 3:22 p.m. Carbon monoxide detector activation at Topsham Crossing.
12/30 at 1:42 p.m. Property-damage accident on Augusta Road.
12/20 at 10:49 p.m. Mutual aid to Bowdoin.
Topsham emergency medical services responded to 27 calls from Dec. 21-31.