Washington County Sheriff’s Office Weekly Report

February 28 – March 6, 2014

During this time the Washington County Sheriff’s Office responded to 70 calls for service.  Seven bail checks were done by the deputies during this time.  Seven 911 hang up calls were received during this time. All 911 hang up calls require a response from a deputy.  Notable complaints are listed below: 

Sgt Brandon Parker investigated an assault in Pembroke.  A neighbor had slapped another neighbor across the face.  Victim did not want to press charges.  No charges at this time.

Deputy Christopher Donahue assisted Calais Police Dept. with a home invasion Robbery in Calais.  Deputy Donahue interviewed witnesses in the neighborhood.  Investigation continues.

Sgt Ralph Pineo responded to a motor vehicle accident in Whiting.  A car had rolled over with two people inside.  No injuries were reported.

Sgt Ralph Pineo investigated a report of harassment by phone in Lubec.  Sgt Pineo spoke with the person making the phone calls and she agreed to stop calling.  No charges at this time.

Deputy Christopher Donahue assisted Maine State Trooper Kim Sawyer with transporting a suicidal individual to Calais Regional Hospital.

Deputy Christopher Donahue conducted a wellbeing check in Calais.  The person was located and was fine.

Deputy Christopher Donahue investigated a vehicle driving erratically in Vanceboro at customs.   Driver located and issued a summons.

Deputy Dennis Worcester assisted an individual in Perry in getting her things from her father’s residence.  There were no issues.

Lt Timothy Tabbutt investigated suspicious activity at the Red Barn in Milbridge.  Investigation continues.

Sgt Ralph Pineo assisted Machias Police Dept. with a report of a domestic disturbance in Machias.  Chief Dwelley had the parties calmed down when Sgt Pineo arrived.  No charges at this time.

Sgt Ralph Pineo assisted DHHS with a family meeting in Perry. 

Deputy Christopher Donahue assisted with traffic in Baileyville during a fire at the Fulghum Fiber Mill.

Lt Timothy Tabbutt investigated a motor vehicle accident in Steuben.  The driver had minor injuries and was intoxicated.  The driver was charged with operating under the influence.

Deputy Dennis Worcester responded to an assault in Harrington.  A resident reported that her neighbor had knocked on her door and was upset over their dog being on her property.  The neighbor slapped the resident.  A verbal warning was given to the neighbor.  The victim did not want to press charges. 

Lt Timothy Tabbutt assisted Bucksport Police Dept. with an arrest on an individual traveling to Washington County.  The individual was located in Steuben and transported to Hancock County Jail by the Maine State Police.

Deputy Dennis Worcester and Lt Travis Willey conducted a bail check in Jonesport.  The subject had a no use or possession of drugs or alcohol condition. The subject tested positive for drugs. The subject was charged with a bail violation and transported to the Washington County Jail.