Man incarcerated after inn incident

BAR HARBOR — An Ohio resident was arrested Saturday as the result of an early morning incident at a Cottage Street inn.

Antonette Benedetti, 28, of Medina, Ohio, was arrested on a charge of domestic violence assault and taken to the Hancock County Jail in Ellsworth.

Police made three arrests last week for alleged impaired driving.

Shortly after midnight Monday, Shay Leblanc, 32, of Hoboken, N.J., was arrested on a charge of operating while under the influence (OUI) as the result of a traffic stop.

Filip Pavlovic, 24, of Serbia was arrested early Sunday on an OUI charge following a traffic stop on Route 3 in Hulls Cove.

On Saturday, a Massachusetts man was arrested on an OUI drug charge.

Christopher Gallant, 24, of West Roxbury, Mass., allegedly was driving while under the influence of marijuana, police said.

A woman reported Saturday that a male acquaintance had made an inappropriate advance during a Friday night party at a home. She acknowledged that the incident did not rise to the level of assault, but she did want authorities to know that the man could present a danger to other women, police said.

Damage totaled about $6,500 as the result of a three-vehicle crash Aug. 25 on the Eagle Lake Road.

Dan Norwood, 62, of Ellsworth was westbound when his 2005 Chevrolet truck was struck from behind by a 2016 Kia driven by Hyun Sung, 22, of Lubbock, Texas. Sung’s vehicle in turn was rear-ended by a 2014 Kia driven by Taylor Phillips, 24, of Rutledge, Ga.

Two juveniles were warned Aug. 25 for possession of marijuana. Police contacted the parents to notify them of the matter.

Mount Desert

A woman reported Sunday that she saw a small airplane trailing white smoke and appearing to be going down as she was driving in Town Hill, setting off a search by land and air.

Lt. Kevin Edgecomb said he patrolled the area while a plane from the Hancock County-Bar Harbor Airport searched from the sky. No traces of a plane crash were found, and the incident is believed to be unfounded.

A traffic stop early Saturday in Somesville resulted in the arrest of a New York woman.

Mairi Connelly, 25, of High Falls, N.Y., was arrested on an OUI charge.

Several people were warned Aug. 23 for disorderly conduct and harassment following a disturbance at a Seal Harbor restaurant.

Southwest Harbor

A report of a fight Saturday at the Seawall Trailer Park ended in a summons for a 52-year-old resident.

Brent Mayhew was summonsed on a charge of disorderly conduct.

Police responded Aug. 24 to a report of a missing five-year-old child at Smuggler’s Den Campground only to learn the child’s parents already had located the boy.


Two motor vehicle accidents involving deer on the road were reported here, one on Sunday, the other on Aug. 24.

On Sunday, Melanie Corcoran, 42, of Tremont was driving near Bernard Corner when her 2016 GMC struck a deer on the road.

Earlier in the week, Shimon Feintuch, 32, of Brooklyn, N.Y., was driving on Harbor Drive when his 2008 Honda collided with a deer.

The person who complained to the sheriff’s department Monday about fireworks being shot off at a beach on the Cape Road was informed that the people setting off the fireworks were not in violation of any ordinance.

Swans Island

Two marine gas tanks were reported stolen Aug. 24.

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