Maine State Police Log Week of July 16

ELLSWORTH — The Maine State Police charged a motorist with impaired operation after investigating a motor vehicle accident in Penobscot Saturday.

Trooper Owen Reed arrested Justin Dexter, 33, of Castine on a charge of operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of an intoxicant.

More arrests

Reed arrested John Kelly, 56, of Machias and Philadelphia, Pa., on a charge of OUI after a traffic stop in Machias July 9. Police said Kelly declined a breath test.


Cpl. Micah Perkins is investigating an apartment burglary in Princeton that was reported July 7. Money is missing.


James Day, 26, of Otis was summoned on a charge of operating after suspension July 6 in Amherst.

Jennifer Osborn

Jennifer Osborn

Reporter and columnist at The Ellsworth American
News Reporter Jennifer Osborn covers news and features on the Blue Hill Peninsula and Deer Isle-Stonington. She welcomes tips and story ideas. She also writes the Gone Shopping column. Email Jennifer with your suggestions at [email protected] or call 667-2576.
Jennifer Osborn

Latest posts by Jennifer Osborn (see all)

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *