10 Using portable electronic device
5 Texting while driving
4 Driving with suspended license
2 Condition of vehicle
2 Counterfeit plates, stickers, etc.
2 Uninspected vehicles
2 Uninsured drivers
1 Consuming alcohol while driving
1 Unreasonable/imprudent speed for hazards/conditions
1 Unregistered vehicle
2 DUI, criminal refusal
2 Sale of cocaine
1 Driving with criminally suspended license
1 Violation of release conditions
5/23, 8:12 a.m., Suspicious, Sanderson Rd.
Officer Matthew McQueen responded to a suspicious male who was walking and stopping every few feet. The complainant was concerned for their welfare. McQueen was unable to locate the male.
5/23, 11:01 a.m., Juvenile Problem, Herrick Ave.
There is no information in this case.
5/23, 3:20 p.m., Public Assist, Barnum St. at Railroad St.
Officer Ed Larente responded to a third-party report of a man possibly harassing a woman while both were riding bikes. He checked the area and could not locate the subjects.
5/24, 9:07 a.m., Suspicious, Herrick Ave.
The report was incomplete at press time.
5/24, 1:49 p.m., Citizen Dispute, Shirley Ave.
Officer Larente responded to assist a citizen with removing property from her residence so there was no dispute between them and their partner. He remained on scene until the citizen collected their property without incident.
5/24, 5:22 p.m., Accident – Property Damage, Westford Rd. at Old Stage Rd.
Sgt. Paul Locke responded to a single-vehicle crash with no injuries. The crash is still under investigation at this time.
5/25, 12:41 a.m., Assist Motorist, I-89 S Exit 17
Officer William Bosworth came upon an abandoned vehicle on the interstate onramp. Attempts to locate or contact the owner were unsuccessful. The vehicle was towed due to equipment violations and being an obstruction to traffic flow.
5/25, 11:59 a.m., Motor Vehicle Complaint, Bombardier Rd.
There is no information in this case.
5/25, 3:30 p.m., Disturbance, Route 7
Officer Richard Corbin responded to a dispute where one party was allegedly burning the other’s clothes. The investigation is still ongoing. No criminal charges have been filed at this time.
5/25, 6:22 p.m., Public Assist, Boysenberry Dr.
Officer Corbin spoke with a man about an acquaintance who had taken a computer from him and not returned it. After speaking, the man decided he did not want to involve the police.
5/25, 7:15 p.m., Larceny, Brandy Ln.
Sgt. Locke took a report of two stolen bicycles that were taken during the overnight hours. The case is still active.
5/26, 8:10 a.m., Burglary, Route 7
Officer Corbin responded to a report of a burglary in progress by a male prying a door open with a knife. As a result of his investigation, Andrew Stewart, 28, of Milton, was arrested for burglary. Stewart was subsequently transported to the Chittenden Regional Correctional Facility until his court appearance.
5/26, 8:20 a.m., Larcenies from Vehicles
Several larcenies from vehicles occurred during the overnight hours, centered in the areas of Railroad, Barnum and Bradley streets. All larcenies occurred from unlocked vehicles. These incidents are under active investigation. Residents are encouraged not to leave valuables in their unlocked vehicles.
5/26, 11:40 a.m., Motor Vehicle Complaint, West Milton Rd.
Officer Corbin responded to a report of a vehicle operating erratically. He located the vehicle and stopped it for a traffic violation. He determined the operator was not intoxicated and issued a warning for the traffic violation.
5/26, 8:40 p.m., Noise, Lake Rd.
Sgt. Locke responded to a report of gunshots or fireworks in the area. He could not determine the source.
5/26, 11:18 p.m., Larceny from a Motor Vehicle, Railroad St.
Officer Jareco Coulombe responded to a larceny from an unlocked vehicle. The case is still under investigation.
5/26, 11:31 p.m., DUI, West Milton Rd.
Officer Noi Jones responded to report of a disturbance. Upon arriving, he identified a vehicle involved and performed a traffic stop. As a result, he subsequently arrested the operator, a 39-year-old Milton woman, for DUI. Delise was issued a citation to appear in Chittenden Superior Court – Criminal Division on June 14.
5/27, 2:53 a.m., DUI, Wiley Rd.
Sgt. Locke responded to assist Colchester police with a suspicious vehicle. Upon arriving, he spoke with the operator of the vehicle who he determined was under the influence. He subsequently arrested the operator, a 29-year-old Burlington man, for DUI.
5/27, 1:53 p.m., Public Assist, Lawnwood Dr.
Officer Corbin spoke with a man about a gun he believed was stolen from him. A short time later, the subject called back and reported he had found it and had simply misplaced it.
5/27, 5:45 p.m., DUI, Pinewood Ln.
While assisting with removal of a tree that had fallen in the roadway, Officer Coulombe observed a vehicle traveling toward him at a high rate of speed in a reckless manner. He contacted the operator who he determined was under the influence. The operator, a 33-year-old Milton woman, was arrested for DUI. She was issued a citation to appear in Chittenden Superior Court – Criminal Division on June 14.
5/27, 7:45 p.m., Fireworks, Route 7
Officer Charles Brown responded to a report of fireworks in the area. He could not locate the source.
5/27, 9:57 p.m., Burglary, Route 7
Officer Brown responded to a complaint of a possible burglary but could not make contact with the complainant. The incident is still under active investigation.
5/28, 1:52 a.m., Noise, Hunting Ridge Ln.
Officer Matthew McQueen responded to a report of loud music. Upon arriving, he did not observe any noise violations.
5/28, 4:44 p.m., Juvenile Problem, Green St.
This case is incomplete.
5/28, 9:09 p.m., Domestic Disturbance, Haydenberry Dr.
Officer Brown responded to a report of a dispute between neighbors. Upon arriving, he determined there was an assault, but neither party wanted to pursue criminal charges. He mediated the property dispute so the argument would not continue.
5/28, 11:28 p.m., Suspicious, Route 7
Officer Bosworth observed a man who he thought was taking property for sale on the side of the roadway. He determined the man was the owner of the property and was bringing it back inside.
5/29, 1:20 a.m., Larceny from Person, Route 7
The male who Officer Bosworth previously spoke with called to report one of his items he had placed on the roadside had been stolen.
5/29, 2:01 p.m., Suspicious, Bombardier Rd.
Officer McQueen spoke with a man about a suspicious e-mail and letter he’d received, claiming to be from the Department of Homeland Security. McQueen advised him to contact DHS to determine the validity of the letter. He advised the e-mail appeared to be a scam.
5/29, 5:26 p.m., Domestic Disturbance, Woodcrest Circ.
Officer Larente responded to a disturbance. Upon arriving, he spoke with multiple people who reported there was an argument but no physical altercation. He spoke with the subjects about remaining civil.
5/29, 10:02 p.m., Leaving Scene of Accident, Route 7
Officer Brown responded to a report of a crash involving a vehicle and a bicyclist. Upon arriving, he spoke with the bicyclist who could not provide much description of the vehicle involved. The bicyclist had only minor injuries. The crash is still under investigation.
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