Troop J Report

3/20/17 Trooper Blaine Silk responded to a theft complaint in Lubec where coins were reported stolen. Investigation continues. 3/21/17 Trooper David Barnard and Trooper Gavin Endre arrested Kendrick Beal (33) from Jonesport. Beal was summonsed for operating after suspension Class-E, forgery Class-D, and failure to give correct name to law enforcement Class-E.

3/23/17 Sergeant Jason Sattler and Trooper Gavin Endre responded to Mason’s Bay Road in Jonesport for a head on collision between two vehicles. Kenneth Crowley (23) from Jonesport was driving south when his vehicle collided with Amanda Biel’s north bound vehicle. Biel (24) from Machias was taken to the Machias Hospital by ambulance and later air lifted to Eastern Maine Medical Center. Crowley was summonsed for imprudent speed. 3/25/17 Trooper Owen Reed responded to a criminal mischief complaint in Blue Hill where windows were damaged during the night at George Stevens Academy. Investigation continues. Trooper Josh Lander arrested Christopher Smeal (34) of Steuben, for operating after having a revoked license and violation of conditional release after a traffic stop in Harrington. Sergeant Jeffrey Ingemi assisted. 3/26/17 Trooper Travis Chapman responded to a crash on the Goose Cove Road in Trenton. When Trooper Chapman arrived the driver already fled the scene. The vehicle was totaled and towed from the scene. Investigation continues.