The following are excerpts from the Bourne Police Logs dated Wednesday, September 7, through Tuesday, September 12.
Wednesday, September 7
At 5:05 PM, police responded to a two-vehicle crash on Head of the Bay Road near Bournedale Road in Buzzards Bay. The driver of a white 2021 Chevrolet Trailblazer veered over the center line in the road and collided with a white 2016 Ford F-350 pickup truck that was towing a trailer in the oncoming lane. The collision caused the pickup to crash into a fire hydrant, but the crash did not cause the hydrant to leak. The driver of the Trailblazer was trapped in her vehicle when the driver’s door became stuck due to damage from the crash. Both drivers were taken to an area hospital, although the driver of the Ford was treated for a medical issue unrelated to the crash. Police identified the driver of the Trailblazer as Joy Marble, 58, from Halifax. Police cited Ms. Marble for a marked lanes violation and texting while driving.
Thursday, September 8
A single-vehicle crash occurred on MacArthur Boulevard at 5:49 AM. The operator of a gray 2014 Yamaha motorcycle was going south on the highway near the Battles car dealership. The rider of the motorcycle swerved to avoid a tractor trailer that was leaving Battles and crashed into a guardrail. No citations were issued, and the operator of the motorcycle was taken to an area hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries.
Friday, September 9
An arrest was made at 11:04 AM following a shoplifting attempt on Main Street. A man shopping at Red Top Sporting Goods stole two high-priced fishing rods and then fled the store. Bourne police issued a be-on-the-lookout advisory for a black 2019 Hyundai Elantra. Wareham police encountered the car on Cranberry Highway and stopped the vehicle. Police identified the driver as Ryan C. Speroni, 30, from Medfield. He was arrested and booked at the station. During booking, officers found a small green box in Mr. Speroni’s pocket containing various pills for which he did not have a prescription. Police charged Mr. Speroni with shoplifting, possession of a Class B drug and two counts of possession of a Class C drug. He was taken to Falmouth District Court for arraignment immediately following booking.
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At 10:28 PM, police made an arrest on the Route 6 & 28 Bypass Road in Buzzards Bay. The driver of a blue 2011 Nissan Rogue was reported to have committed several marked lanes violations. The car’s headlights kept turning on and off, and an officer clocked the car going 55 in a 40-miles-per-hour zone. Police stopped the car and identified the driver as Theodore Larkin, 61, from Buzzards Bay. Mr. Larkin showed signs of impairment and failed to pass a field sobriety test. Police arrested him and charged him with a third offense of operating a motor vehicle under the influence of liquor, speeding, negligent operation of a motor vehicle and a marked lanes violation. He was later released on $200 bail plus the $40 administrative fee.
Saturday, September 10
Police made an arrest at 10:23 PM on MacArthur Boulevard. An officer monitoring traffic in the area of Katie Marie Drive heard a noise that grew louder. The officer determined that the front passenger-side tire of a gray 2007 Nissan Maxima was gone, and the car was rolling on its rim. Police stopped the car near Stir Crazy and identified the driver as Jesse W. Cathcart, 21, from Raynham. Mr. Cathcart showed signs of inebriation and failed to pass a field sobriety test. He was arrested and charged with operating a motor vehicle under the influence of liquor and negligent operation of a motor vehicle. He was later released on personal recognizance after paying the $40 administrative fee.
Sunday, September 11
At 7:24 PM, police made an arrest at the south rotary in the parking lot for Dunkin’ Donuts. A concerned caller informed dispatch of someone driving erratically north on MacArthur Boulevard in a white 2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee. The driver entered the rotary but circled several times and showed no intention of exiting. The officer was able to coax the vehicle into the parking lot and approached the driver, identified as Thomas J. Price, 33, from Pocasset. Mr. Price appeared confused and showed signs of impairment. He failed to pass a field sobriety test and was arrested on charges of operating a motor vehicle under the influence of liquor; negligent operation of a motor vehicle; possession of an open container of alcohol in a motor vehicle; and no inspection sticker. Mr. Price was later released on personal recognizance after paying the $40 administrative fee.
Tuesday, September 13
Police made an arrest at a residence on Main Street at 5:33 PM. Officers became aware of warrants for Erica K. Logan, 41, from Buzzards Bay. Ms. Logan had two active warrants, both out of Falmouth District Court. One warrant was for unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle. The second was for operation of an unregistered motor vehicle, operation of an uninsured motor vehicle and a number plate violation. She was arrested, and bail was set at $250 plus the $40 administrative fee. Bail was paid, and she was released on personal recognizance.