Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office: Outboard motor stolen

Posted:  Tuesday, May 1, 2018 - 11:30am

Sheriff Todd Brackett reports the following:

The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office responded to a total of 244 calls between April 25 and May 1. Year to date, LCSO has responded to 4,856 calls for service.

On April 30, Deputy David Bellows responded to a report of a stolen outboard motor (2007 Yamaha 40 hp. Value: $2,000) which had been taken from a 1983 pontoon boat, which was for sale, in the Dresden area. Further information if leads develop.


Gregory M. Doray, 28, of Wiscasset was arrested April 24 on a Rockingham County Sheriff’s Office, New Hampshire warrant, on Gardiner Road, Dresden, by Detective Jared Mitkus.

Patrick A. Thayer Jr., 28, of Whitefield was arrested April 26 for Violating Condition of Release, on Petticoat Acres Lane, Whitefield, by Deputy Jonathan Colby.


On April 24, an accident occurred on Main Road on Westport Island involving Randy J. Brown, 58, of Westport Island. Mr. Brown was operating his 2010 Chevrolet 1500 northbound when he came upon multiple deer, which were standing in the roadway. Mr. Brown was unable to avoid striking one of the deer. Deputy Jonathan Colby was the investigating officer.

On April 25, an accident occurred on Lincoln Lane in Newcastle involving Bruce J. Russell, 61, of Newcastle. Mr. Russell was backing his 1998 Freightliner FL80 down a driveway when it became entangled in an overhead line, causing the lines to be pulled down. Deputy Kevin Dennison was the investigating officer.