2013-05-24 / Police Notes

Police Notes

South Portland Police

May 11

A 17-year-old male from South Portland was summonsed at 8:03 p.m. on Cottage Road for theft by unauthorized taking and possession of alcohol by a minor.

Spencer P. Holt, 23, of Orono, was arrested on I-295 at 10:48 p.m. for unlawful possession of scheduled drugs, sale and use of drug paraphernalia, carrying a concealed weapon, refusal to submit to arrest or detention, misuse of public benefits instrument and possession of marijuana, up to 1.25 ounces.

May 12

Ryan P. Robb, 23, of Cumberland, was arrested at 1:48 a.m. on Broadway for operating under the influence.

Charles F. Hodge Jr., 34, of South Portland, was

summonsed at 11:47 a.m. on Main Street for criminal threatening with a dangerous weapon.

David Athearn, 55, of Westbrook, was summonsed at 1:05 p.m. on Market Street for operating with a suspended registration.

Colin Cunningham, 25, of Gray, was arrested at 1:31 p.m. on Sable Oaks Drive for burglary of a motor vehicle, unlawful possession of scheduled drugs and violating a condition of release. Cunningham was charged at 2:51 p.m. with another count of burglary of a motor vehicle.

Amanda N. Benner, 25, of Scarborough, was summonsed at 4:21 p.m. on Broadway for operating with a suspended license.

Nicole B. Daicy, 33, of Limerick, was summonsed at 4:40 p.m. on Waterman Drive for operating with a suspended license.

A 17-year-old male from South Portland was summonsed at 5:56 p.m. on Hill Street for illegal possession of marijuana (civil), and illegal transportation of drugs.

Gabriel M. Sobczak, 18, of South Portland, was summonsed at 5:57 p.m. on Waterman Drive for operating with a suspended license.

May 13

Shannon Lyons, 30, of Portland, was taken into custody on a warrant at 6:01 p.m. on Broadway.

Beth Newcombe, 53, of South Portland, was summonsed at 9:14 p.m. on Waterman Drive for theft by unauthorized taking.

May 14

Robert White, 40, of South Portland, was arrested at 5:54 p.m. on Westbrook Street for violation of a protective order.

A 14-year-old male from South Portland was arrested at 11:34 p.m. on Evans Street for assault and criminal mischief.

May 15

Margaret Wilkes, 53, of South Portland, was arrested at 10:30 a.m. on Main Street for burglary and theft by unauthorized taking. Police say Wilkes entered the homes of elderly residents, asked for medical information and stole both money and jewelry.

Lee Stanton Thurlow, 50, of Portland, was taken into custody on a warrant at 5:25 p.m. on Waterman Drive and charged with theft by unauthorized taking.

Heidi J. Strout, 47, of Windham, was arrested at 6:33 p.m. on Waterman Drive and charged with theft by unauthorized taking.

Patrick A. Ricci, 46, of South Portland, was arrested at 7:36 p.m. on Waterman Drive and charged with theft by unauthorized taking.

May 16

Carrie A. Schlosser, 30, of Portland, was arrested at 1:45 a.m. on Arcadia Street and charged with theft by receiving stolen property.

Bivan M. Lawal, 43, of Portland, was summonsed at 7:18 p.m. on Maine Mall Road for operating with a suspended license.

A 17-year-old male from Scarborough was summonsed at 9:03 p.m. on Payne Road for theft by unauthorized taking.

Michael W. Verney, 32, of South Portland, was arrested at 10:24 p.m. on Burnham Street for burglary of a motor vehicle, theft by receiving stolen property and violating a condition of release.

Man arrested for providing

Joseph Edward Long, 20, of Cape Elizabeth, was arrested at 12:08 p.m. on Scott Dyer Road for obstructing government administration, allowing minor to possess or consume alcohol, furnishing liquor to a minor and falsifying physical evidence.

Additionally, eight were charged with minors in possession of alcohol by consumption: Julie Salerno, Paul Trantina, Callum O’Rourke and Chase Hewitt, all 20, of Cape Elizabeth; Keegan Soule, 19, of Cape Elizabeth, Leo Ledman, 20, of Portland; Mitchell Howard, 19, of South Portland; and Oursan St. Laurent, 19, of Falmouth.

Capt. Tom Roth of the Westbrook Police Department said the charges came as a result of a county-wide police effort to crack down on underage drinking on a weekend in which many area high schools held proms.

Roth said the officers from various communities monitored five area proms that started in Portland but spread to various towns. However, Roth said the party on Scott Dyer Road in Cape Elizabeth that led to the arrest and citations was not prom-related

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