Cops & Courts

  • Hancock County Jail log week of Nov. 28

    Hancock County Jail log week of Nov. 28

    The following were arrested or booked into the Hancock County Jail between Nov. 18 and 24: Rudy A. Gutierrezlino, 48, Bucksport, operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of an intoxicant. Trevor W. King, 23, Bucksport, default in payment of fine. Nicole P. Hussey, 41, Ellsworth, theft by unauthorized taking or transfer. James L.

  • Ellsworth Police log week of Nov. 28

    Ellsworth Police log week of Nov. 28

    ELLSWORTH — A 37-year-old Ellsworth man turned himself in to police on Nov. 24 after he reportedly crashed the sport utility vehicle he was driving on Union Street while under the influence with a child in the vehicle. Cpl. Shawn Merchant reported that Gregory Bryson was allegedly driving while intoxicated and had his 2-year-old child

  • Hancock County Sheriff’s log week of Nov. 28

    Hancock County Sheriff’s log week of Nov. 28

    ELLSWORTH — The Hancock County Sheriff’s Office is investigating two separate complaints of alleged abuse or neglect of children. Deputy Luke Gross is investigating an incident referred to the office from the Maine Department of Health and Human Services about an instance of possible abuse or neglect of a Hancock child reported earlier this month.

  • Winter Harbor Police log week of Nov. 28

    Winter Harbor Police log week of Nov. 28

    WINTER HARBOR — Police are investigating a case of stolen identity. A Winter Harbor resident reported Oct. 21 that his identity had been used to open a credit card account. Police said the investigation revealed that the man’s ex-girlfriend had opened the account in his name but not activated it. Police advised the man to report

  • Maine State Police Log week of Nov. 28

    Maine State Police Log week of Nov. 28

    ELLSWORTH — The Maine State Police charged two men after investigating a crash in Castine last Friday in which the operator reportedly fled the scene. Trooper Owen Reed summoned Nicholas Thorne, 20, of Steep Falls on charges of failure to report an accident by quickest means and criminal conspiracy. Reed also summoned Carter Jordan, 21,

  • Maine State Police Washington County log week of Nov. 28

    Maine State Police Washington County log week of Nov. 28

    MACHIAS — The Maine State Police arrested a Lubec man for allegedly driving while impaired Friday in Marshfield. Sgt. Jeff Ingemi arrested Michael Locke, 26, on charges of operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of an intoxicant, operating after suspension and illegal attachment of registration plates. Police said Locke also was summoned on

  • Hancock County Court Oct. 1-31

    Hancock County Court Oct. 1-31

    The following cases were adjudicated, reviewed or continued in Hancock County Court, according to official records: Oct. 1 to Oct. 31 Kayla E. Massicotte, 29, Ellsworth. Theft by deception at Mount Desert Nov. 20, 2010. Jail two days, probation partially revoked, probation continued. OUI (alcohol) at Trenton, June 14, 2019. $500. Jail two days. License

  • Hancock County divorces

    Hancock County divorces

    The following divorces were granted in Ellsworth District Court: Nancy E. Graves, Mount Desert and Keith S. Graves, Mount Desert. Married May 20, 1989, at Bar Harbor. Shared parental rights, primary residence with Nancy Graves for two minor children. Harry D. Motter, Dedham and Emily L. Henderson, Wilson’s Beach, New Brunswick. Married Sept. 12, 2018,

  • Bail set for Bucksport woman accused of arson

    ELLSWORTH — During a bail hearing Wednesday, a Bucksport woman accused of two counts of arson told Justice Robert Murray via her attorney and an interpreter that she had been “fleeing a situation that wasn’t safe” the day of a fire at her home. Aza Jerome Vasylyk, 56, is a Ukraine native and used a

  • Hancock County Jail log week of Nov. 21

    Hancock County Jail log week of Nov. 21

    The following were arrested or booked into Hancock County Jail between Nov. 8 and 17: Derek J. Sockabasin, 31, Pleasant Point, 48 hours for theft by unauthorized taking or transfer. Michael B. Anderson, 67, Boston, Mass., criminal trespass. Marissa F. Ouellette, 34, Ellsworth, three years for drug court sanction. Jennifer L. Wallace, 38, Lubec, aggravated

  • Ellsworth Police log week of Nov. 21

    Ellsworth Police log week of Nov. 21

    ELLSWORTH — Police summoned Bar Harbor resident Hoan Siemion, 32, on Nov. 17 on a charge of endangering the welfare of a child after two young children, one of whom was reportedly wandering around, were found unattended in the parking lot of Marden’s, according to a police report. Arrests A Massachusetts man was arrested on

  • Hancock County Sheriff’s log week of Nov. 21

    Hancock County Sheriff’s log week of Nov. 21

    ELLSWORTH — A traffic stop in Orland during the early morning hours Saturday led to arrest for both driver and passenger, Hancock County Deputy Sheriff Dakota Dupuis reported. Dispatchers had taken a complaint about a motor vehicle operating erratically on Route 1 in Orland, the deputy said. “I was able to locate the vehicle a