The following are excerpts from the Bourne Police Department logs dated Wednesday, July 7, through Monday, July 12.
Wednesday, July 7
Police responded to a two-car crash at the Bourne Bridge rotary at 1:49 PM. The driver of a blue 2008 Honda Accord collided with a gray 2007 Nissan Altima in the rotary. The Honda was on the inside of the rotary and attempted to exit south onto MacArthur Boulevard. The Honda crashed into the Nissan, which was on the outside headed east toward Sandwich Road. The driver of the Honda was identified as Natoya Bryan, 37, from Mashpee. Ms. Bryan was cited for failing to yield to traffic. She was taken to an area hospital for suspected injuries, and her vehicle was towed from the scene, police said. The driver of the Nissan was not hurt in the crash.
Friday, July 9
At 11:11 PM, police went to the scene of a single-car crash at the East Rotary in Buzzards Bay. The driver of a tan 2001 Honda Civic entered the rotary from Scenic Highway at too high a rate of speed. The driver was unable to make the turn into the rotary and crashed into a swampy area in the center of the rotary. The driver was identified as Floyd Freu, 19, from Bridgeport, Connecticut. Mr. Freu was not hurt in the crash, but his car had to be towed from the scene. He was issued citations for speeding and a marked lanes violation.
Saturday, July 10
An arrest was made at 12:54 AM near the intersection of Wings Neck Road and Old North Road. An officer on patrol spotted a gray 2008 Toyota Corolla turn onto Old North Road from Wings Neck Road and come to a complete stop in the road. The officer pulled up and asked the driver, identified as Janelle A. Kauranen, 54, from Attleboro, if she was all right. Ms. Kauranen said she stopped to allow the officer to pass. The officer said his cruiser’s lights had not been turned on, so there was no reason to let him pass. Ms. Kauranen had severely slurred speech and a strong odor of alcohol when she spoke. She failed a field sobriety test and was arrested. She was charged with operating a motor vehicle under the influence of liquor and negligent operation of a motor vehicle. She was later released on personal recognizance.
* * *
At 3:30 PM, police made an arrest on Scenic Highway. Officers were dispatched on a report of a two-car crash on the highway. Officers found two vehicles, both headed toward Sagamore, pulled over on the highway. The driver of one vehicle, a black 2018 GMC Sierra, was identified as Justin A. Davis, 40, from Kingston. Mr. Davis admitted to the officers that he had hit the vehicle in front of him, a gray 2009 Volkswagen Passat, several times. Mr. Davis also admitted to having had too much to drink before driving. Officers detected numerous nip bottles inside his vehicle. He was arrested and charged with operating a motor vehicle under the influence of liquor, negligent operation of a motor vehicle and state highway traffic violation for following too closely. He was later released on personal recognizance.
Sunday, July 11
At 3:15 AM, police made an arrest at the East Rotary in Buzzards Bay. An officer on patrol was at a stop sign prior to the rotary when he heard a loud screech of brakes. The officer determined that the driver of a gray 2018 Nissan Altima had hit the car’s brakes hard while approaching the rotary from Scenic Highway. The car went up onto the median at the rotary, passed the officer and drove off. The officer caught up with the car and stopped the driver. The driver was identified as Marcelino G. Pires, 37, from Seekonk. Mr. Pires said he was coming from a bachelorette party where he had consumed some alcohol. A passenger in the car apologized to the officer and said he should have driven them home. Mr. Pires failed a field sobriety test and was arrested. He was charged with operating a motor vehicle under the influence of liquor, speeding, negligent operation of a motor vehicle, marked lanes violation and motor vehicle lights violation. The car’s left front headlight was not working. Mr. Pires was later released on personal recognizance.
Monday, July 12
An arrest was made at 9:48 AM at the Herring Run Rest Area on Scenic Highway. The driver of a white 2018 Honda Accord was reported to be driving erratically inside the rest area. Officers arrived and found the vehicle with the driver inside, the vehicle’s wheels up on the sidewalk, and the front of the vehicle in contact with a guard rail. The driver was identified as Geraldine C. Stickley, 55, from Buzzards Bay. Ms. Stickley showed obvious signs of inebriation and nearly fell over when she was asked to exit the vehicle. Officers determined that it would be too dangerous to have her attempt a field sobriety test. It was also determined that Ms. Stickley was not licensed to drive. She was arrested and charged with operating a motor vehicle under the influence of liquor, negligent operation of a motor vehicle and unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle. She was later released on personal recognizance.
* * *
At 3:26 PM, police went to the scene of a three-car crash on Sandwich Road. The driver of a white 2010 Lincoln sedan was traveling behind a white 2012 Subaru Outback and a blue 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee. The driver of the Lincoln, identified as Joann Alley, 56, from Taunton, failed to notice that the vehicles in front had slowed in traffic. Ms. Alley swerved in an attempt to avoid the Jeep but collided with it instead. She then overcorrected and crashed into the Outback. Ms. Alley requested transport to an area hospital for possible injuries, and her vehicle had to be towed because of heavy damage to the front end. The Jeep also had to be towed. Ms. Alley was issued citations for marked lanes violation and following too closely.