Cops & Courts

  • Police log: Dog hit by car dies

    Police log: Dog hit by car dies

    TRENTON — A dog was struck and killed on Route 3 around 10:20 p.m. Thursday, according to reports. After locating the dog, the deputy helped the dogs’ owners load it into their vehicle. Two employees of a Trenton business came to the sheriff’s office around 6:45 p.m. on Thursday. They brought printed Facebook posts from

  • Accident leads to OUI charge

    Accident leads to OUI charge

    BAR HARBOR — Catharine McDonald, 43, of Bar Harbor was arrested and charged with OUI after the 2017 Volkswagen Passat she was driving sideswiped three vehicles parked on Ledgelawn Avenue and rolled onto its side at about 9:45 Tuesday night. No injuries were reported. The Volkswagen sustained front-end and side damage and the vehicles it

  • Hancock County Jail log Aug. 14-19

    Hancock County Jail log Aug. 14-19

    The following were arrested or booked into the Hancock County Jail between Aug. 14 and 19: Shane W. Hurd, 34, Lincoln, Penobscot County hold. Dennis L. Knox, 56, Bucksport, two counts failure to appear. Frederick L. Thurlow IV, 45, Princeton, failure to appear. Melissa L. Valzania, 41, Fletchers Landing, two counts failure to appear. Mustafa

  • Hancock County Jail log August 6-13

    Hancock County Jail log August 6-13

    The following were arrested or booked into the Hancock County Jail between August 6 and 13: Jennifer L. Atwood, 38, Stockton Springs, warrant unpaid fine. Elizabeth A. Clifford, 29, Bangor, back for court. Christopher D. Kerns, 45, Corinna, failure to appear. Timothy L. Thorpe, 38, Dedham, violating conditions of release and operating a motor vehicle

  • Hancock County Jail log July 31-Aug 5

    Hancock County Jail log July 31-Aug 5

    The following were arrested or booked into Hancock County Jail between July 31-Aug 5: Leroy Turner, 39, Steuben, probation revocation. Richard W. Bubar Jr., 43, Deer Isle, aggravated assault. Jeffrey P. Munson, 48, Mount Desert, assault. Christopher D. Harper, 43, Tremont, protection order violation. Andrew J. Dicesare, 31, Orrington, failure to appear. Lisa M. Gibson,

  • Two carriage road bicycle accidents

    Two carriage road bicycle accidents

    ACADIA NAT’L PARK — Park rangers and Bar Harbor Fire Department paramedics responded to the Eagle Lake Carriage Road for a bicycle accident involving a 44-year-old and an 11-year-old July 22. The 11-year-old was released with minor injuries and the adult was treated and transported to MDI Hospital. A 62-year-old woman was injured after reportedly

  • Hancock County Jail Log July 20-29

    Hancock County Jail Log July 20-29

    The following were arrested or booked into the Hancock County Jail between July 20 and 29: Tiffany R. Butler, 37, Bar Harbor, operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of an intoxicant. Jordan W. Merchant, 31, Mount Desert, 48 hours for OUI. Rodney J. Seidell III, 31, Verona Island, OUI and operating after suspension.

  • Accident sends two to hospital

    Accident sends two to hospital

    MOUNT DESERT — Two people were hospitalized with non-life threatening injuries Friday evening following a two-car accident on Route 102, police said. A 2003 Saab operated by Liam King, 25, of Bar Harbor pulled off of Beech Hill Cross Road into the path of the other vehicle, according to reports. It was a 2015 Buick

  • Rollaway car just misses ranger

    Rollaway car just misses ranger

    ACADIA NAT’L PARK — A Park Service employee narrowly escaped being pinned between two vehicles July 12 at Seawall Campground. When Matthew Nickel, 28, of Beverly, Mass., stepped out of his car and walked toward the building, according to reports, “he heard visitors yelling and trying to stop his vehicle that had started to roll