Police log


Aug. 19

• The Brattleboro Police Department received a report of found property at the Brattleboro Fire Department. Firefighters recovered a portable radio that was discovered to be stolen from an emergency services vehicle. Subsequent investigation led to the arrest of James Carroll, 19, of Brattleboro. He was cited for grand larceny.

Aug. 21

• At about 5:30 p.m., the Brattleboro Police Department received a call about suspicious people snorting something at the Transportation Center on Flat Street in Brattleboro. Subsequent investigation led to the arrest of Nicholas Rheaume, 29, of Manchester. He was issued a citation for possession of heroin.

Aug. 27

• The Brattleboro Police Department responded to Ledgewood Heights for a report of an impaired driver. Subsequent investigation led to the arrest of Eric Stoddard, 36, of West Chesterfield, N.H. He was cited with driving under the influence.

Aug. 28

• At about 7 a.m., the Vermont State Police received a report of a single-vehicle crash on Route 30 about 1 mile south of Depot Road in Dummerston. During the investigation, police determined that at about 4:30 a.m., Julia L. Miramontes, 22, of Newfane, was traveling northbound on Route 30 just north of the Maple Valley Ski Area at approximately 50 to 55 miles per hour. As Miramontes continued northbound into a sweeping curve to the left, she momentarily took her eyes off the roadway to look down at the radio to see what time it was. Miramontes reported that when she glanced back to the roadway, she was hitting the guardrail. She advised that she did not have cell signal and walked home after the crash. Miramontes was not injured. She was driving a 2000 Subaru Legacy and wearing a seat belt. The car sustained substantial damage to the passenger side front quarter panel, the entire passenger side of the vehicle, and both passenger side tires and rims. The vehicle was towed from the scene by A's Towing.

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