Troop J Weekly

# of School Visits conducted – 1

# of OUI Alcohol Arrests – 0

# of OUI Drug Arrests –  0

# of DV Arrests –  1


Trooper Dana Austin received a report of mobile home that was being towed down Route 182 in Franklin by a front-end loader. Trooper Austin responded to the scene and located the mobile home blocking most of the roadway. The mobile home struck a guardrail and damaged a mailbox in the short distance that Trooper Austin was behind it. With assistance from the Franklin Fire Department, Trooper Austin was able to get the mobile home off the roadway and it was parked at the Franklin Community Center. As a result of the investigation, Augustus Edgerton (49) of Carmel was summonsed for Operating without a license. Also, charged in this incident was Sarah Day (28) of Franklin. Sarah was summoned by Trooper Joshua Deangelo for not having the proper permits to transport the mobile home.


Trooper Gavin Endre conducted a consensual encounter with a vehicle at the Ellsworth Market Place in Ellsworth. During the conversation, Trooper Endre built probable cause to believe Courtney Raymond (24) of Jonesboro was driving the vehicle. Raymond’s driving status was currently revoked and she also had an active warrant for her arrest. Trooper Endre arrested Raymond and transported her to the Hancock County Jail where she was booked in on the warrant and summonsed for Operating After Revocation.

Trooper Gavin Endre conducted a traffic stop on a yellow Subaru Baja in Hancock, for a registration violation. The operator David Briggs (37) of Hancock had a suspended driving status as well as an active warrant for his arrest. Briggs was transported to the Hancock County Jail, where he was booked in on the warrant and summonsed for Operating After Suspension and Falsely Attaching a Registration.


Trooper Owen Reed responded to Deer Isle for a report of a vehicle passing a school bus with its lights on.  Investigation continues.


Trooper Keith York summonsed Ian Rudd (32) of Machiasport, for Failure to Report an Accident by Quickest Means stemming from a crash investigation on October 5th in Machias.  Trooper Andy Foss assisted.