3 Driving with suspended license
2 Counterfeit plates, stickers, etc.
1 Burning solid waste
1 Following too closely
1 Inspection sticker not assigned to vehicle
1 Stop sign
1 Unreasonable/imprudent speed for hazards/conditions
1 Unregistered vehicle
4 Violation of release conditions
2 Driving with criminally suspended license
1 Abuse of vulnerable adult
1 Domestic assault
1 Unlawful mischief
8/8, 2:31 a.m., Suspicious, Meadow Rd.
Officer Sam Noel responded to a report of a man trying to get into a window of a complainant’s residence. The complainant reported the man had what appeared to be pantyhose on his head. Officers checked the area and were not able to locate the subject.
8/8, 6:42 a.m., Motor Vehicle Complaint, Route 7 at Haydenberry Dr.
Sgt. Scott Philbrook responded to a complaint of a vehicle speeding in the area. He was unable to locate the vehicle or speak with the operator.
8/8, 5:45 p.m., Overdose, Meadow Rd.
Officer Jareco Coulombe responded to a subject who had overdosed on medications. The subject spoke with rescue crews and agreed to be transported to the hospital for treatment.
8/8, 11:52 p.m., K9 Assist, West St., Essex
Cpl. Jason Porter and K9 Hatchi assisted Essex Police with a drug sniff of a vehicle.
8/9, 12:05 p.m., Found/Lost Property, River St.
Officer Richard Corbin responded to a report of two abandoned backpacks. Before he arrived, the complainant called back to report the owners had returned.
8/9, 12:54 p.m., Accident – Property Damage, Hibbard Rd. at Lake Rd.
Cpl. Chris Grenier responded to a report of a tractor trailer that had collided with a low hanging power line and caused damage to a nearby residence connected to the line. Grenier was able to locate the truck and completed a crash report investigation. There were no injuries, but the roadway was closed for a short time.
8/9, 6:08 p.m., Violation of Release Conditions, Jasper Mine Rd. at Mayo Rd.
Officer Coulombe observed a male who was violating conditions of release by having contact with another individual. The male, identified as Julian Provost, 33, of Milton, was arrested for violating conditions of pre-trial release. He was issued a citation to appear in Chittenden Superior Court on September 13.
8/9, 11:57 p.m., Suspicious, Middle Rd.
Officer Noi Jones checked on a vehicle in a parking lot of a closed business. The operator advised they were just using their phone.
8/10, 9:17 a.m., Suspicious, Railroad St. at McMullen Rd.
Detective Nick Hendry responded to a report of a person sleeping or passed out in a truck. Upon arriving, he spoke with the man who did not appear to be under the influence and advised he was waiting for other workers to arrive for a construction project.
8/10, 9:46 p.m., Intoxication, Hobbs Rd. at Meadow Rd.
Officer Noel responded to a report of a man lying against a fence who appeared to be passed out. Upon arriving, he located the man, who was being escorted home by his wife, as he was intoxicated. They both advised they did not need any assistance.
8/11, 4:54 a.m., Disturbance, Dewey Dr.
Officer Charles Brown responded to a report of a verbal domestic dispute. Upon arriving, he determined there was no criminal offense and spoke with both parties about giving each other space for the remainder of the evening.
8/11, 10:28 a.m., Missing Person, Cherry St.
Officer Ed Larente responded to a report of a missing person, however, before he arrived, the complainant called to report the person had been found safely.
8/11, 12:50 p.m., Domestic Assault, Poor Farm Rd.
Officer Matthew McQueen responded to 117 Poor Farm Rd. for a third-party report of someone in need of help with unknown circumstances. Upon arriving, he determined one of the residents, 35-year-old Melissa Boisselle of Milton, had left the scene after assaulting other elderly residents there and damaging property. Boisselle was subsequently charged with domestic assault, offense committed in the presence of a child, unlawful mischief and abuse of vulnerable adults. She was later located and issued a citation to appear in Chittenden Superior Court on September 6.
8/11, 8:24 p.m., Suspicious, Bear Trap Rd.
A motorist flagged down Officer Noel to ask about a man sitting near a bridge. Noel checked on the man’s welfare, and he advised he was just waiting for his girlfriend to pick him up. The girlfriend arrived while Noel and the man were speaking.
8/11, 10:06 p.m., Suspicious, Route 7 at Catamount Dr.
Officer Brown checked on a vehicle at a closed business. He identified the person as an employee who was working late.
8/12, 12:42 a.m., Public Assist, Route 2 at Raymond Rd.
Officer Noel stopped to check on a man walking on the side of the roadway. The man said he was fine, declined a ride and advised he was walking to a friend’s house.
8/12, 1:25 p.m., ATV Complaint, Waterwheel Way
Officer McQueen responded to a report of ATVs operating in the area. Upon his arrival, they were gone.
8/12, 4:17 p.m., Larceny from Building, Milton
Officer Noel responded to a larceny from a pay vacuum machine. The case is still under investigation at this time.
8/12, 4:55 p.m., Citizen Dispute, Route 7
Sgt. Gordon LaFountain responded to a neighbor dispute over a bed frame. A woman advised the bed frame was left on her property. The other party said she left it there because the complainant told her she wanted the bed frame. Neither party advised they wanted the bed frame, and they were advised to contact their property manager to deal with the frame or dispose of it themselves.
8/12, 5:05 p.m., Disturbance, Route 7
Officer Noel responded back to a citizen dispute over a bed frame in which one party was now claiming to have been struck by a piece of the bed frame thrown by the other party. Several witnesses were spoken to and advised no assault had occurred. Both parties were advised not to have further interaction with each other, and both were issued notices of trespass for the others’ property.
8/12, 7:53 p.m., Vandalism, Southerberry Dr.
Officer Noel responded to a report of vandalism to a bicycle. The complainant reported leaving his bicycle and upon returning, the tire had been slashed. The complainant was able to provide a suspect, and Noel received a confession from the juvenile involved. The case will be referred to the restorative justice board.
8/13, 8:48 a.m., Assist Motorist, West Milton Rd. at Roy Ct.
Officer Coulombe stopped to check on two subjects who appeared to be arguing on the side of the roadway. He spoke with them and was advised they were having a verbal argument, but did not need any assistance. No criminal offenses were reported.
8/13, 10:12 a.m., Vandalism, Park Pl.
Cpl. Grenier responded to a report of damage caused to the Town of Milton recreation fields. He was advised a vehicle had driven across the fields, causing damage a couple days prior. He was able to identify and speak with the juvenile operator who admitted his involvement in the incident. The juvenile agreed to repair the damage caused to the grass. No criminal charges or enforcement action were deemed necessary.
8/13, 3:28 p.m., Threats/Harassment, River St.
Officer Corbin responded to help a juvenile who was threatened by another juvenile.
8/13, 3:58 p.m., Ordinance Violation, Kingsbury Cross.
Officer Coulombe responded to a report of a small fire. Upon arriving, he determined the fire was extinguished prior to the owner leaving, but it had re-ignited. MFD responded and extinguished the fire, which was contained in a small pit.
8/13, 9:46 p.m., Juvenile Problem, Poor Farm Rd. at Highland Ave.
Officer Jones responded to a report of several juveniles on bicycles flipping off passing drivers. He was unable to locate them.
8/14, 1:35 p.m., Motor Vehicle Complaint, East Rd. at McMullen Rd.
Officer Coulombe responded to a report of a vehicle operating in an erratic manner. He was unable to locate the vehicle.
8/14, 8:49 p.m., Suspicious, Route 7
Officer Kendra Raymond responded to a report of a possible intoxicated operator who had entered a store. She later located the registered owner of the car who did not show any signs of impairment.
8/14, 11:17 p.m., Public Assist, Haydenberry Dr.
Cpl. Porter responded to a report of a patron who appeared intoxicated and had been asked by store management to leave the residence. The male was provided his services and left without further incident.
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