Maine State Police Log Week of April 20

ELLSWORTH — The Maine State Police is investigating the theft of an outboard motor from a yard in Steuben.

Trooper Micah Perkins is investigating the theft, which was reported Friday.

Traffic offenses

Trooper Owen Reed summoned Carter Jordan, 18, of Turner on a charge of criminal speed in Castine April 13. Police said Jordan was traveling 84 mph in a 50-mph zone.

Trooper Dana Austin summoned Shawn Robinson, 28, of Orland on a charge of operating after suspension in Orland Friday. Trooper Caleb McGary assisted.


Trooper Gavin Endre arrested an Ellsworth woman after a traffic stop in the Hancock Grocery parking lot April 10.

Due to the woman’s probation conditions, her vehicle was searched, resulting in her arrest, police said. Endre arrested Brandie Higgins, 43, on a probation hold.