AUGUSTA — A city man is facing charges after reportedly hitting a woman with his car as she crossed Water Street Monday night.
John Henderson, 28, of Augusta, was issued a summons charging him with leaving the scene of an accident involving injury, said police Lt. Christopher Massey.
The victim, 34-year-old Penny Ladd of Augusta, was taken by ambulance to MaineGeneral Medical Center in Augusta with what police believed were non life-threatening injuries.
Hospital officials said Ladd was treated and released.
The accident happened around 8 p.m. as Ladd walked east to west across Water Street near the Bread of Life Soup Kitchen. Henderson, who was driving north, struck Ladd with his car and kept driving, Massey said. A driver who witnessed the accident continued to follow Henderson and reported his location to police by cellphone. Police caught up to Henderson on Washington Street, Massey said.
Ladd was in the crosswalk when she was struck, Massey said.
There were no injuries reported in Henderson’s car.
Suspended driver charged in cyclist hit
LEEDS — Police say an 83-year-old man whose driving privileges had been revoked has been charged after his minivan hit an 11-year-old bicyclist who was riding alongside a road in Leeds.
The Androscoggin County Sheriff’s Department said Milton Hill of Monmouth was driving on Bog Road about 9 a.m. Monday when he struck one of three boys who were riding together in single file on the edge of the pavement.
Officials say the boy was taken by medical helicopter to Maine Medical Center in Portland with serious but non life-threatening injuries.
The sheriff’s department said Hill was charged because his license was revoked earlier this year because of a medical condition. The accident is under investigation.
A 37-year-old man was charged with displaying a false inspection sticker during a traffic stop for the offense on Route 3.
At 3:58 p.m., there was an accident on Western Avenue.
4:45 p.m., disorderly conduct was reported at Williams playground on Quimby Street.
5:29 p.m., theft was reported at Doobies on Water Street.
5:37 p.m., there was a report of a recent burglary on Fourth Avenue.
6:31 p.m., trespassing was reported on Franklin Street.
7:08 p.m., a person was reported missing from Cushman Street.
7:13 p.m., disorderly conduct was reported on Water Street.
7:27 p.m., there was a report of suspicious activity on State Street.
8:21 p.m., there was a report of a burglary from a vehicle parked outside the Senator Inn on Western Avenue.
8:46 p.m., a disturbance was reported at the Augusta State Airport on Airport Road. Police were on scene for less than 5 minutes.
9:04 p.m., disorderly conduct was reported at Hannaford on Cony Street.
10:34 p.m., a disturbance was reported at South Chestnut Apartments on South Chestnut Street.
11:58 p.m., a disturbance was reported on Meadow Road.
At 12:19 a.m., disorderly conduct was reported on State Street.
12:26 a.m., there was a report of disorderly conduct at James Tierney Apartments on Water Street.
1:14 a.m., disorderly conduct was reported at the Bridge Street Tavern on Bridge Street.
1:21 a.m., a 20-year-old woman from Burlington, Mass., was charged with minor possessing liquor by police responding to a report of a disturbance on Oak Street.
7:49 a.m., there was a report of a recent burglary on Spring Road.
7:51 a.m., there was an accident on Northern Avenue.
6:38 p.m., an 18-year-old Augusta man was charged with trafficking in prison contraband at the Kennebec County jail on State Street.
State police and the Kennebec County Sheriff’s Office searched for a missing man at 32 Rainbow Road.
Police investigated a complaint of threatening involving a man from Chelsea and another from Augusta. The incident is connected to a woman each of the men had dated.
State Police went to Marie Lane in an attempt to locate a person wanted for a domestic violence assault that took place earlier that day in Clinton.
State police went to 129 Mann Road to assist Augusta Police in locating a man who was wanted in connection with a report of an aggravated assault.
A 29-year-old woman was charged with operating after suspension during a traffic stop on Route 32 for an inspection sticker violation.
At 12:51 p.m., theft was reported at Hall-Dale High School on Maple Street.
A 21-year-old man was charged with violating conditions of release and possession of drug paraphernalia during a traffic stop for speeding on Interstate 295.
A 26-year-old woman was charged with operating after suspension during a traffic stop for the offense on U.S. Route 201.
At 11:47 a.m., there was a 911 hang-up at Gardiner Family Physician on Dresden Avenue.
2:07 p.m., there was a complaint involving juveniles on Pope Street.
4:36 p.m., theft was reported at the Big Apple on Brunswick Avenue.
5:01 p.m., suspicious activity was reported on Alexander Drive.
5:45 p.m., suspicious activity was reported on Brunswick Avenue.
9:44 p.m., threatening was reported at Harvey Distribution Company on Main Street.
At 5:29 a.m., firefighters responded to an alarm at the Department of Health and Human Services Bureau of Family Independence on Whitten Road.
At 9:20 a.m., suspicious activity was reported on South Lakeview Drive.
At 9:08 a.m., theft was reported on Prescott Road.
10:46 a.m., there was a 911 hang-up on Western Avenue.
11:25 a.m., theft was reported at J&S Oil Convenience Store on Western Avenue.
6:27 p.m., mischief was reported on Granite Hill Road.
7:44 p.m., mischief was reported at the Augusta Country Club on Hammonds Grove.
At 11:36 a.m., theft was reported on Scalia Woods Road.
1:33 p.m., there was a 911 hang-up on Tamarack Drive.
Police investigated a report of 40 inspection stickers stolen from Larry’s Auto Sales on Parker Road.
Police responded to a report of a burglary during which jewelry was stolen.
At 6:17 a.m., there was an accident on Main Street.
At 6:47 a.m., there was an accident on Pond Road.
A 29-year-old woman was charged with receiving stolen property and false identification of registration plates.
At 2:54 p.m., John Michael Sheehan, 20, of Oakland, was charged with failure to appear at the Kennebec County Sheriff’s Office on State Street.
At 2:18 a.m., Joshua J. Soule, 19, of Augusta, was arrested on a charge of violating a protection from abuse order on Water Street.
2:53 a.m., Katherine M. Marsters, 22, of Augusta, was arrested on a charge of disorderly conduct on Oak Street.
Nicole Thibideau, 26, was charged with driving under the influence by police responding to an accident on Twin Pond Road.
At 12:09 p.m., Pamela Dandrea, 52, of Gardiner, was arrested on a warrant on Bowdoin Street.
12:50 p.m., a burglar alarm sounded at T’s Golf on Range Way.