Troop J Report


School Visits conducted – 2

OUI Alcohol Arrests – 1

OUI Drug Arrests – 0

DV Arrests – 1

11-15-17: Trooper Travis Chapman responded to a single vehicle crash on the Bar Harbor Road in Trenton. There was no one with the vehicle when Trooper Chapman arrived. Trooper Chapman was later informed that a tow truck was en route to pick up the vehicle and informed him that the operator was at Moose Crossing in Trenton. Trooper Chapman and Sergeant Timothy Varney responded to Moose Crossing and met with Malcolm Dow (52) of Trenton. Malcolm had swerved to avoid hitting a deer and struck a rock in a field. Malcolm was summonsed for Failing to Report a Property Damage Crash. Trooper Jeffrey Taylor assisted.

11-16-17: Trooper Travis Chapman received a fraud complaint where a rental property manager received a check as payment for a rental property which was almost four times the amount for the rental. The property manager immediately recognized it as fraud and notified her bank. Investigation continues.

11-17-17: Trooper Dana Austin conducted a traffic stop on Route 1 in Hancock, after a further investigation Cyrus Pickard (18) of Hancock was summonsed for Possession of drug paraphernalia, Unlawful possession of marijuana, and illegal transportation of drugs by a minor. Trooper Gavin Endre assisted with the traffic stop.

11-18-2017: Trooper Dana Austin received a report of a burglary at a camp in Township 18. This investigation continues.

Trooper David Barnard responded to Penobscot for a criminal mischief complaint.

11-19-17: Trooper Josh Lander responded to a theft complaint in Hancock where a vehicle was entered and money was reported stolen. Investigation continues.