Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office: Two arrests
The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office responded to 284 calls for service for the period of Aug. 2 to Aug. 9. Year to date, LCSO has responded to 6,595 calls for service.
Joshua M. Shirey, 39, of Dresden was issued a summons Aug. 2 for Operating Vehicle without a License, on Ocean Point Road, Boothbay, by Deputy Kasey Doyle.
Ryan M. Hoffman, 21, of Newcastle was issued a summons Aug. 5 for Cultivating Marijuana, on Wawenock Road, Edgecomb, by Sgt. Ronald Rollins.
Wyatt L. Oakes, 19, of Boothbay was issued a summons Aug. 8 for Cultivating Marijuana, on Wawenock Road, Edgecomb, by Detective Sgt. Ronald Rollins.
Mark C. Flynn, 64, of New York City, New York was arrested Aug. 4 for Domestic Violence Criminal Threatening and Criminal Mischief, on Files Way, Bristol, by Deputy Caleb Poirier, who was assisted by Deputy Matthew Ryan.
Jill T. Harrison, 56, of South Bristol was arrested Aug. 7 for Domestic Violence Assault, on State Route 129, South Bristol, by Deputy Jerold Winslow.
On Aug. 3, an accident occurred on Route 1 in Edgecomb involving Tyler R. Widdecomb, 33, of Waldoboro; Kathleen Gross, 71, of Washington and Robert Webber, 52, of Wiscasset. Mr. Widdecomb was operating his 2012 Nissan Altima southbound behind Ms. Gross’ 2016 Subaru Outback, who was behind Mr. Webber’s 2019 Nissan Versa. There was heavy traffic and Mr. Widdecomb’s foot slipped off the brake causing him to rear-end Ms. Gross’ vehicle, which was pushed into Webber’s vehicle. Deputy Ethan Burns was the investigating officer.
On Aug. 5, an accident occurred on Route 1 in Edgecomb involving Kathleen Hartley, 66, of Boothbay Harbor and Brandon E. Simmons, 37, of Bremen. Ms. Hartley was operating her 2012 Ford Focus southbound behind Mr. Simmons’ 2007 Chevrolet Silverado, who was also traveling southbound, when she rear-ended Simmons’ vehicle. Ms. Hartley stated she was looking in her rear view mirror and became distracted when she struck his vehicle, causing heavy front-end damage to her vehicle and minor damage to Simmons’ bumper. Deputy Samuel Alexander was the investigating officer.
On Aug. 5, an accident occurred on Vigue Road in Whitefield involving Sarah V. Collins, 20, of Hampstead, New Hampshire. Ms. Collins was operating her 2017 Kia Optima eastbound when she became distracted by her cat and drove off the roadway on the right side. She then traveled on the side of the road, through the grass and over a dirt rise in the ground, while trying to brake and finally stopped when her vehicle lodged against a utility pole. Deputy Ethan Burns was the investigating officer.