Middlebury Police Log

04/02/2020
MIDDLEBURY — Middlebury police responded to a report of an explosion and billowing smoke emanating from Rouse Tire on Willow Drive at around 2 p.m. on March 23.  The police investigation indicates a Rouse worker was preparing metal drums to be cleaned of motor oil, when one of the drums exploded. Police said the worker was taken to Porter Hospital to be treated for non-life threatening injuries.  Middlebury firefighters put out a small fire, according to police, who added there was no damage to the building. In other action last week, Middlebury police: •  Called a towing service to remove a...
03/26/2020
MIDDLEBURY — Middlebury police assisted Vermont State Police, Bristol Rescue Squad and Middlebury Regional EMS at a single-vehicle crash where a person sustained non life-threatening injuries, on River Road in New Haven on March 17. In other action last week, Middlebury police: •  Assisted Middlebury Regional EMS (MREMS) with an overdose patient at a Jackson Lane home on March 16. •  Assisted MREMS officials with a drunken man in the Boardman Street area who had been seeking housing assistance on March 16. MREMS took the man to Porter Hospital. •  Told a man to stop banging on a South...
03/19/2020
MIDDLEBURY — Middlebury police cited Micah Pratt, 35, of Middlebury for driving under the influence following a traffic stop on Route 7 South on March 9.  Police said they measured Pratt’s blood-alcohol content at 0.108%; the legal limit for driving is 0.08. In other action last week, Middlebury police: •  Cited Andrew Neil, 47, of Middlebury for driving with a criminally suspended license on Foote Street on March 9. •  Cited Lonny McCray Jr., 32, of Salisbury for driving with a criminally suspended license on Washington Street on March 9. •  Were informed that someone had vandalized a...
03/12/2020
MIDDLEBURY — Middlebury police received into evidence what police described as “a powdery substance and pills” found in a school bathroom on March 5. The initial police log item said the school was located on Charles Avenue. Police later told the Independent that the school was the Patricia A. Hanaford Career Center. Police said the case is under investigation. In other action last week, Middlebury police: •  Investigated an allegation of cruelty to a family member at a Main Street location on March 2. •  Were informed that someone had written graffiti on the Mill Street pump house on March 2...
03/05/2020
MIDDLEBURY — Middlebury police cited Scott Hawthorne, 53, of Park City, Utah, for driving under the influence, following a traffic stop at the intersection of Exchange Street and Route 7 North on Feb. 28. Police said they measured Hawthorne’s blood-alcohol content at 0.98 percent; the legal limit for driving is 0.08. In other action last week, Middlebury police: •  Intervened in a fight between two Middlebury Union High School students on Feb. 24. •  Served a temporary restraining order on a parent on behalf of a local juvenile on Feb. 24. •  Investigated allegations of “inappropriate...
02/27/2020
MIDDLEBURY — Middlebury police received information on Feb. 19 of a possible sexual abuse incident that the local victim alleges occurred “several years ago.” In other action last week, Middlebury police: •  Were informed of the theft of a Salamander heater from a Munson Road resident’s garage on Feb. 17. •  Investigated a two-vehicle crash, without injuries, on Route 7 South on Feb. 17. •  Responded to a report of sagging power lines at the intersection of Methodist Lane and Seymour Street on Feb. 18. •  Responded to a verbal domestic dispute between a man and woman in the Storrs Avenue area...
02/20/2020
MIDDLEBURY — Middlebury police were informed of a possible sexual assault at an Eastview Terrace home on Feb. 16. Police continue to investigate the matter. In other action last week, Middlebury police: •  Were infirmed of the theft of a purse from an unlocked vehicle parked off Jackson Lane on Feb. 10. •  Responded to a report on Feb. 11 about an intoxicated woman allegedly harassing people near Porter Hospital. •  Were informed of the theft of four tires from a vehicle parked on College Street on Feb. 11. •  Received a report about a partially clothed woman urinating off Court Street on Feb...
02/13/2020
MIDDLEBURY — Middlebury police cited Albert LaPlante, 51, of Milton for driving under the influence, after he allegedly drove off the road at the intersection of North Pleasant and High Streets on Feb. 7. Police said they measured LaPlante’s blood-alcohol content at 0.244%; the legal limit for driving is 0.08. In other action last week, Middlebury police: •  Assisted a Valley View resident with an unwanted, intoxicated guest on Feb. 3. •  Checked on the welfare of a local child in the Delancy Lane area on Feb. 3. Police found the child to be OK. •  Responded to a report of a woman acting “...
02/06/2020
MIDDLEBURY — Middlebury police ended up arresting a Middlebury woman on Feb. 2 after responding to a complaint of an out-of-control person at the Charter House warming shelter on North Pleasant Street. Officers responded to the Charter House at around 11:40 a.m. this past Sunday to help calm the situation. They learned the guest in question, Kendra Pixley, 40, of Middlebury had an outstanding warrant for her arrest.  Police then took Pixley into custody, and she was transported to the Chittenden Regional Correctional Facility by the Addison County Sheriff’s Department. In other recent...
01/30/2020
MIDDLEBURY — Middlebury police investigated a report of a child being left alone in a vehicle parked off Court Street Extension on Jan. 23. Police said they spoke with the mother and notified the Vermont Department for Children & Families about the incident. In other action last week, Middlebury police: •  Mediated a family dispute over the custody of a child at a Monarch Court home on Jan. 20. •  Issued a no-trespass order to a man for the Memorial Sports Center on Jan. 20. •  Were asked to check the welfare of a Deerfield Lane resident on Jan. 20. Police said the person wasn’t there,...

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