Winter Harbor Police Log Week of Aug. 23

WINTER HARBOROn Aug. 7, Winter Harbor Police assisted Maine State Police in responding to a disorderly conduct complaint related to a family dispute.

Jeffrey Ross, 58, of Summerfield, Fla., was arrested on two warrants.

Disorderly conduct

On Aug. 9, police responded to a disturbance at Chase’s Restaurant on Main Street.

An altercation occurred when a disruptive employee was asked to leave. Police met with the employee and restaurant staff, and the employee agreed to not return to the restaurant.

Bone found

On Aug. 11, a man attending the Winter Harbor Lobster Festival reported to police that he had found what he feared was a human bone on a nearby beach.

Police responded to the area and determined that it was a deer bone.


On Aug. 13, police responded to a carbon monoxide alarm at the Winter Harbor town office.

The building was unoccupied, but the alarm was silenced by the Winter Harbor Fire Department.

Maxwell Hauptman

Maxwell Hauptman

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Maxwell Hauptman has been reporting for The Ellsworth American since 2018. He covers eastern Hancock and western Washington counties and welcomes story tips and ideas. He can be reached at [email protected]
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