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- During the Month of August, the Windham County Sheriff's Office and other law enforcement agencies will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint within Windham County. An aggressive effort will be made to identify impaired drivers on the highways. Officers will be also enforcing seatbelt, child restraint and other motor vehicle laws during this checkpoint.

July 6

- At just past midnight, officers with the Brattleboro Police Department responded to Rockingham Street for the report of a possibly intoxicated man. As a result, Andrew Grenier, 35, of Charlestown, N.H., was arrested and cited with possession of heroin.

July 30

- At just before 7 p.m., an officer with the Wilmington Police Department was on patrol in the area of East Main Street when he observed a vehicle operating without an inspection sticker. At a result, Tianna Fronsman, of Wilmington, was arrested and cited with driving under the influence of drugs.

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Aug. 3

- At 4:30 p.m., the Wilmington Police Department received a report of a shirtless man attempting to get into moving cars on Whites Road in the area of Northwind Road. When the officers arrived, they located the male subject walking behind a residence and exhibiting signs of recent drug use. Through the investigation it was found that the man was under the influence of a hallucinogen and had gone into a residence without permission and stole an item from inside. As a result, William Donahue, 27, of Sloatsburg, N.Y., was arrested and cited with possession and distribution of LSD, burglary and petit larceny.

Aug. 4

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- At 2 p.m., the Wilmington Police Department received a report of a nude man in the area of the Ledges at Harriman Reservoir masturbating in public and performing sexual acts.

The man was described as white, 5'07" to 5'08", between 250 and 300 pounds, green eyes, and wearing just a light green baseball hat. This is an ongoing investigation and anyone with information is asked to contact the Wilmington Police Department at 802-464-8593.

Aug. 11

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- At 4:25 p.m., the Vermont State Police received a 911 call regarding a handgun being pointed at a group of juveniles. Upon further investigation it appeared that William Randall, 67, of Saxtons River, pointed a .22 pistol at a group of juveniles in the woods. Troopers on scene further determined that after the gun was pointed, Rick Boucher, 40, of Saxtons River, arrived and assaulted Randall. Both parties were issued citations. Randall was issued for reckless endangerment and Boucher for simple assault. This is still an ongoing investigation.

- At 5:48 p.m., Vermont State Police troopers from the Westminster Barracks responded to the area of West River Road, in Dummerston, for a report of an unresponsive female who was experiencing an overdose. Prior to police arrival, a bystander administered Narcan and the female regained consciousness. Upon arrival, troopers identified the female as Dorothy Quinones, 38, of Brattleboro. Investigation revealed that Quinones had active arrest warrants out of the state of New Hampshire and the state of Vermont. Subsequently, Quinones was arrested and transported to the Westminster Barracks for processing. Quinones was charged as a fugitive from justice and held at Southern State Correctional Facility on $5,000 bail. Quinones was ordered to appear in Windham Superior Court, Criminal Division, at a later date.

- At 7:38 p.m., Vermont State Police troopers from the Westminster Barracks responded to the area of Old Depot Road, in Putney, for a family disturbance. Subsequent investigation revealed Joshua K. White, 42, had assaulted a household member.

White was taken into custody without incident and transported to the Westminster barracks for processing. White was issued a citation to appear in court at a later date and time. White was also issued conditions of release and transported to Southern State Correctional Facility where he was be held on $1,000 bail.

- At 11:19 p.m., Vermont State Police received a report of a suspicious female walking north on Route 5 in Putney. State Police responded to the area and located Tanya L. Gagne, 45, of Bellows Falls, on Route 5 in Westminster.

Further investigation discovered that Gagne had conditions not to possess or consume alcohol which she admitted to. Gagne was transported to the Westminster State Police barracks where she was processed and released on a citation to appear at Windham County Superior Court, Criminal Division to answer for the charge of violation of conditions of release.


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