The following are excerpts from the Bourne Police Logs dated Saturday, November 7, through Monday, November 9.
Saturday, November 7
Police responded to a two-vehicle crash at the West Rotary in Buzzards Bay at 3:22 PM. The driver of a white 2017 BMW sedan entered the rotary and collided with a blue 2001 Yamaha motorcycle that was already in the rotary. The operator of the motorcycle was knocked off his bike and had to be taken to a local hospital for treatment of injuries. Police identified the driver of the BMW as Richard Lopez, 46, from New Bedford. No citation was issued to Mr. Lopez.
Sunday, November 8
At 12:58 AM, police made an arrest on Sandwich Road. Officers on patrol spotted a gray 2004 Ford Focus heading toward Sandwich that crossed over the solid white fog line and up off the pavement. The car was stopped and the driver identified as Tyler J. St. Pierre, 18, from Fall River. A check with the Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles showed the car’s license plate belonged to a vehicle from Rhode Island, and Mr. St. Pierre’s car was unregistered and uninsured. The RMV also indicated that Mr. St. Pierre did not have a valid driver’s license. He did have two active warrants out of Fall River District Court, charging him with assault and battery as well as larceny under $1,200. He was arrested on the warrant charges as well as marked lanes violation, unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, attaching registration plates, unregistered motor vehicle and uninsured motor vehicle. He was later released on personal recognizance.
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Police responded at 3:59 PM to reports of an intoxicated driver on Surrey Lane. A caller said the driver was in a gray 2012 Dodge Avenger. Police located and stopped the car. The driver was determined not to be intoxicated. Citations were issued to the driver for unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, operating a motor vehicle with a revoked registration and driving an uninsured motor vehicle.
Monday, November 9
At 6:55 AM, police made an arrest at the Starbuck’s coffee shop near the East Rotary in Buzzards Bay. Officers were called to the scene because of an unwanted customer. Customers pointed out a man in the parking lot who was identified as Jacob M. Ewald, 25, from East Falmouth. One woman told police that Mr. Ewald attempted to enter her car while she was inside. She was able to lock her doors before he gained entry. The suspect was carrying a pink wallet that he first claimed was his girlfriend’s and then said belonged to a friend of his girlfriend. Officers determined the wallet belonged to another female customer whose car Mr. Ewald broke into. He was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct, breaking and entering a vehicle/boat daytime for felony and larceny under $1,200. Following booking, police took Mr. Ewald to Falmouth District Court for arraignment.
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At 7:03 AM, police responded to a chain reaction crash involving three vehicles on Scenic Highway. The crash happened near the Herring Pond Run Rest Area. A gray 2013 Toyota Landcruiser had slowed and stopped for a disabled vehicle in the roadway. A gray 2019 Chevrolet Silverado slowed and stopped for the Landcruiser. The driver of a gray 2013 GMC Sierra did not stop and rear-ended the Silverado, which then crashed into the Toyota. Police identified the driver of the GMC as Aidan Bokanovich, 34, from Sandwich. No one was hurt in the crash. Mr. Bokanovich was issued a citation for following too closely.