Incident Type: Assist other agency - MV Theft (With 3 young kids inside)
Trooper: Tr. Reny, Tr. Hall
Brief Synopsis: Androscoggin County Sheriff’s Office received an emergency 911 call from a resident on the Butter Hill Road in Livermore reporting a disturbance between a male and female. Deputies were advised that the female had taken off on foot heading towards the area of Brettun’s Variety, (Route 4) in Livermore. Deputy Mike Mejia arrived at Brettun’s Variety minutes later and was flagged down by a male who reported his vehicle had just been stole, while he was inside paying for gas. The male informed the Deputy that his three young children, ages 6, 4, and 2 were inside the vehicle, which was described as a black 2010 Jeep Wrangler. Deputies immediately notified all surrounding law enforcement agencies to be on the look-out (BOLO) for the vehicle and began searching for the vehicle. At 9:00 am, Livermore Falls Police Officer Bachelder observed the Jeep heading north on Route 4 in Livermore Falls. Officer Bachelder attempted to stop the vehicle but the vehicle failed to stop, maintaining the posted speed limit, and continued north on Rt. 4 in the town of Jay. Jay Police Officer Morin then joined in the pursuit. Maine State Trooper’s Marcus Reny and Randy Hall were able to use a tire deflating device on the vehicle as it continued on Rt. 4 in North Jay. The vehicle turned onto Greenridge Way, which is a dead end roadway and crashed into a garage and residence at the end of Greenridge Way. The operator, who has been identified as Shannon Lee Dupree (42) and was taken into custody. The three children were not injured and were quickly reunited with their father. It was confirmed that Dupree was involved in the initial disturbance call on Butter Hill Road. The operator was arrested and has been charged by both the Androscoggin County Sheriff’s Office and the Livermore Falls Police Department.
Incident Type: DOMESTIC VIOLENCE/Warrant Arrest
Trooper: Tr. PYBURN, Lt. Tilsley
Brief Synopsis: Trooper Pyburn responded to Richardson Road in Hiram, for a report a domestic disturbance between Mathew Hartford and Stephani Ferguson. Upon arriving on scene and interviewing both parties, Trooper Pyburn noted injuries on Ferguson and Hartford. Trooper Pyburn learned Hartford was on bail for a previous DV incident between the two, and Ferguson had an active warrant. A predominant aggressor determination made, and Trooper Pyburn arrested Hartford for DV assault, and VCR. Deputy Huston (Oxford Sheriff’s Office) arrested and transported Ferguson on the warrant.
Incident Type: Domestic Violence
Trooper: Corporal Hink
Brief Synopsis: At approximately 0130 hours, Cpl. Hink was called out to a domestic at 58 Denmark Road in Brownfield where it was reported by Michelle Reed that her husband, Daniel Reed, had been punching her like a punching bag. ARCC advised Cpl. Hink that Michelle is on bail conditions but both parties are not wanted. Cpl. Hink arrived on scene and noticed Fryeburg Off. Lee arrived, and Michelle was being evaluated by Rescue. Michelle told Cpl. Hink that Daniel was sleeping on the couch with their 2-year old son. Michelle admitted that both she and Daniel had been drinking and Daniel had approximately consumed a 12-pack of beer. Cpl. Hink contacted Daniel and was able to separate him from his son. Cpl. Hink asked Daniel to go to another room and away from his sleeping son and he did. Cpl. Hink advised Daniel he was under arrest for Domestic Violence Assault and Daniel resisted arrest. After a short struggle, Cpl. Hink was able to get Daniel in handcuffs and escorted him to his cruiser. Cpl. Hink transported Daniel to the Oxford County Jail and charged him with Domestic Violence Assault and Refusing to Submit to Arrest. At approximately 0930 hours, Cpl. Hink contacted Michelle and conducted a 48-hour follow up. Cpl. Hink charged Michelle with Violation of her bail conditions due to her drinking.
Incident Type: OAS & VCR
Trooper: Tr. James
Brief Synopsis: Tr. James stopped Autumn Mains (26) of Biddeford on I295 for 82 in a 65 MPH zone. Mains’ license was suspended at the time of the stop and she was also on bail conditions. Mains was charged with Operating After Suspension and Violating Conditions of release. Her vehicle was towed from the scene.
Incident Type: OAS
Trooper: Tr. Willard, Tr. Rec. Lemieux
Brief Synopsis: On 11/6/2019, Tr. Willard and Tr. Rec. Lemieux stopped ME PC 689XC southbound on Route 136 in Durham for a speed infraction. Upon further investigation, it was found the operator, Jonato Mbongo had a suspended driver’s license and was summonsed.