Augusta

Saturday

A 27-year-old man was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia by police responding to a crash in the southbound lane of Interstate 95 near mile-marker 109. The man was responding to a call to help the driver in the crash.

Wednesday

4:03 p.m., a 26-year-old Madison man was charged with criminal mischief by police responding to a complaint at Charlie’s Honda on Western Avenue.

5:09 p.m., there was an accident at the intersection of Gage and Child streets.

5:25 p.m., mischief was reported on Brentwood Road.

6:05 p.m., a 42-year-old Readfield woman was charged with operating under the influence of drugs and unlawful possession of a scheduled drug by police responding to a traffic complaint on Western Avenue.

7:10 p.m., shoplifting was reported at the Christmas Tree Shops on Whitten Road.

11:32 p.m., a disturbance was reported at New Beginnings on Sewall Street.

Thursday

2:39 a.m., disorderly conduct was reported near Hannaford supermarket on Cony Street.

2:54 a.m., theft was reported on Green Street.

8:19 a.m., there was a report of a recent burglary on Mount Vernon Avenue.

10:05 a.m., firefighters responded to an alarm on State Street.

10:35 a.m., theft was reported on Hospital Street.

10:49 a.m., there was an accident on Western Avenue.

11:25 a.m., there was an accident on Civic Center Drive.

12:32 p.m., theft was reported at Bread of Life Ministries on Boothby Street.

12:33 p.m., injury was reported after a crash on Water Street.

12:57 p.m., suspicious activity was reported at Hannaford on Cony Street.

1:23 p.m., drug offenses were reported at MaineGeneral Medical Center on East Chestnut Street.

Chelsea

May 22

A 49-year-old woman was charged with assault and possession of a usable amount of marijuana.

May 23

Police were called to deal with an out-of-control 17-year-old.

China

May 23

A 44-year-old Palermo man was charged with operating after suspension during a traffic stop on Cross Road.

Farmingdale

May 22

A 33 year-old woman was charged with attaching false plates during a traffic stop for a seat belt violation on Maine Avenue.

Gardiner

Wednesday

10:59 a.m., there was an accident on Bridge Street.

11:21 a.m., threatening was reported at Gardiner Area High School on West Hill Road.

12:19 p.m., there was an accident on Bridge Street.

4:10 p.m., threatening was reported on Libby Hill Road.

5:24 p.m., theft was reported on Highland Avenue.

7:39 p.m., an assault was reported at Gardiner Area High School on West Hill Road.

8 p.m., there was an accident on Maine Avenue.

Pittston

May 19

A 36-year-old West Gardiner man was charged with criminal speed after his motorcycle was clocked at 101 miles per hour in a 55 mile-per-hour zone on Route 27.

Richmond

Saturday

A 30-year-old man was charged with operating after suspension during a traffic stop for speeding on Interstate 295.

Windsor

May 23

Two people were charged by police responding to a report of a vehicle off the road on Route 17. A 21-year-old Chelsea woman, who was driving the car that went off the road, as well as a 21-year-old Windsor man who arrived to help her get her vehicle out of the ditch, were each charged with operating under the influence.

Winthrop

Tuesday

At 7:41 p.m., there was a complaint involving an animal.

9:44 p.m., there was a report of suspicious activity.

Wednesday

At 8:14 a.m., fraud was reported.

10:41 a.m., there was a 911 hang-up.

2:50 p.m., fraud was reported.

Arrests

Augusta

Wednesday

At 1:53 p.m., William Elmer Brown, 43, of Sidney, was arrested on a warrant a charge of failure to pay fines.

6:25 p.m., Nicholas Walter Honas, 21, of Augusta, was arrested on a warrant on Bond Street.

9:24 a.m., Marnicka Silvesan, 33, of Augusta, was arrested on a warrant at the skate park off Gage Street.

Chelsea

Saturday

Nicholas Kelley, 30, was arrested on a charge of obstructing government administration, domestic violence criminal threatening and domestic violence assault by police responding to a complaint on Windsor Road.

China

May 20

Fern Marlborough, 36, was arrested on a charge of operating under the influence during a traffic stop on Lakeview Drive.

Windsor

May 24

Britney Turner, 20, of Windsor, was arrested on a charge of violating conditions of release after police conducting a bail check reportedly found her in possession of illegal drugs.

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