Police log


May 23

• The Brattleboro Police Department found Larry Bray, 21, of Brattleboro, to have been in violation of his court-ordered curfew. Bray was issued a citation for the offense of criminal contempt.

May 27

• At about 10 a.m., the Brattleboro Police Department located Addyson T. Morgan, 19, of Brattleboro, on Brook Street. Morgan resisted arrest by running from officers on scene but was apprehended shortly after. Morgan was lodged at the police department for lack of $15,000 bail stemming from an arrest warrant involving false pretenses, burglary, unlawful mischief, vehicle operation without owner's consent and criminal contempt.

• At about 9:30 p.m., the Vermont State Police responded to Eastman Road in Grafton for a single-vehicle crash. During the investigation it was determined that the operator, Adam Harrington, 22, of Westminster, was under the influence of alcohol. Harrington consented to performing a Preliminary Breath Test road side and provided a breath sample of 0.184 percent Blood Alcohol Concentration. Harrington was arrested for suspicion of driving under the influence and transported to the Rockingham State Police Barracks for processing. Harrington was released with a citation to appear in court at a later date. A passenger inside of the vehicle was transported to Springfield Hospital as a precaution.

• The Brattleboro Police Department responded to a motel on Putney Road for an assault in progress. Subsequent investigation led to the arrest of Edward M Swett, 36, of Brattleboro, for first-degree aggravated domestic assault. Swett was held on bail. The victim suffered non-life threatening injuries and refused medical treatment.

• The Brattleboro Police Department, Brattleboro Fire Department and Rescue Inc. responded to Spring Tree Road regarding a single car motor vehicle rollover. Noah W. Dailey, 18, of Westminster, was issued a citation for gross negligent operation of a motor vehicle. Dailey and three juvenile female passengers were transported to Brattleboro Memorial Hospital emergency room for non-life threatening injuries.

May 28

• At about 2 a.m., the Vermont State Police conducted a traffic stop on a 1997 Acura Legend on Vermont Route 103, in Rockingham for a motor vehicle violation. During the traffic stop, it was learned that the operator, Nicholas Lawlor, 26, of Dorchester, N.H., had an active arrest warrant in Vermont. Lawlor was also found to be operating the vehicle with a suspended Vermont driver's license. During the investigation, it was determined that Lawlor was operating the vehicle under the influence of alcohol. He refused to provide a preliminary breath sample but performed the standard field sobriety exercises. Lawlor was arrested and processed for driving under the influence of alcohol and was transported to the Southern State Correctional Facility where he was held for lack of $250 bail.

• At about 7 a.m., Michael Greco, 25, of Southwick, Mass., was headed north on Interstate 91 in Guilford. Lucy Marinuzzi, 49, of Wallingford, Conn., was also headed north driving a 2014 silver Toyota Camry and fell asleep while approaching Greco. Marinuzzi struck the rear of Greco's 1997 red Nissan truck, causing him to lose control and spin out. There were only minor injuries and both vehicles were towed from the scene.

• At about 9 a.m., the Vermont State Police investigated a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of Route 103 and Interstate 91 northbound on-ramp. James Mcnary, 80, of Troy, N.Y., was traveling south in a 2012 Honda Accord. He attempted to turn onto the northbound on-ramp. Mcnary turned in front of Christopher Brown, 29, of Glastonbury, Conn., who was traveling north in a 2010 Ford Fusion. Brown attempted to steer to the left but the front of his Fusion hit the rear of the Accord. Both vehicles sustained minor damage. There were no injuries and both vehicles were driven away. Mcnary was issued a warning for a left turn violation.

• At about 11 p.m., the Brattleboro Police Department responded to Western Avenue in the area of Exit 2 for a reported two-car motor vehicle collision with injury. Investigation revealed that Tyler J. Hecht, 22, of Brattleboro, was operating a 2003 Toyota truck on the off-ramp of Exit 2 when he rear-ended a 2001 Volkswagen Passat operated by Majorie R. Starin, 54, of Troy, N.Y. An adult passenger in Starin's vehicle was treated and released at the scene for a minor injury. There was restricted traffic on Western Avenue for approximately 20 minutes during the investigation. Police were assisted by the Brattleboro Fire Department and Rescue Inc.

All persons named in the Police Log are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. If you've appeared in the Police Log, and the charges were later dropped or dismissed, and you would like a follow-up to appear in print, please contact the Reformer newsroom at 802-254-2311, ext. 215, or news@reformer.com.


If you'd like to leave a comment (or a tip or a question) about this story with the editors, please email us. We also welcome letters to the editor for publication; you can do that by filling out our letters form and submitting it to the newsroom.

Powered by Creative Circle Media Solutions