The following are excerpts from the Bourne Police department logs dated Thursday, September 19, through Tuesday, September 24.
Thursday, September 19, 2019
At 10:15 AM, an arrest was made at the Canalside Apartments on Scotch Pine Road in Sagamore. Police arrested Thomas J. Spillane, 38, from Bourne. Officers were aware of two warrants for Mr. Spillane’s arrest out of Falmouth District Court. He was arrested without incident and later brought to Falmouth District Court for arraignment, police said.
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Police responded to a three-vehicle crash on Scenic Highway at 6:06 PM. The crash happened on the eastbound side of the highway, near the intersection with Edgehill Road, police said. The driver of a white 2015 International truck rear-ended a brown 2017 Cadillac that was stopped at the traffic light. The impact caused the Cadillac to collide with a gray 2006 Toyota Tundra that had also stopped for the traffic light, police said. The driver of the truck was identified as Jake Theodore, 23, from Yarmouth. Police said that Mr. Theodore was driving the truck for an unidentified disposal company out of Orleans that had leased the vehicle. No one was hurt in the crash. Mr. Theodore was cited for following too closely, police said.
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A homeowner on Portside Drive called police at 6:33 PM and asked that an officer come to remove a snake she found in her oven. Police report that an officer was able to remove the offending reptile and restore the house to order.
Friday, September 20, 2019
An arrest was made at 1:30 AM on Main Street in Buzzards Bay. Police said an officer on patrol saw a blue 2009 Ford Edge leave the parking lot of Cumberland Farms without stopping before entering the street. The car was stopped and the officer noticed a passenger was not wearing his seat belt. The passenger was identified as Jose V. Ramos Almodovar, 26, from New Bedford. A check with the state Registry of Motor Vehicles showed that Mr. Ramos Almodovar had two warrants for his arrest. One warrant charged him with larceny under $1,200, and the second charged him with shoplifting, police said. He was arrested on the warrant charges and later released on personal recognizance, police said.
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At 10:31 AM, officers made an arrest on Commerce Park Road in Pocasset. Police arrested Cory A. Combs, 33, from Carver. Mr. Combs was picking up his car at a towing company, police said. The officers were aware that Mr. Combs had two warrants for his arrest out of Wareham District Court. The warrants charged him with operating a motor vehicle with a suspended registration and unregistered motor vehicle, police said. He was arrested and later taken to Wareham District Court for arraignment, police said.
Saturday, September 21, 2019
A single-car crash happened at 3:33 PM on Main Street in Buzzards Bay. Police said that the driver of a red 2013 Nissan Altima exited the parking lot by the Krua Thai restaurant, went across the street and crashed into the Seekers building. The driver was identified as Thomas Monroy, 54, from Plymouth. Mr. Monroy was taken to a local hospital for treatment of injuries sustained in the crash. Police said that no citations were issued to him.
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An arrest was made on the northbound side of MacArthur Boulevard at 6:33 PM. Police said an officer on patrol saw a black 2001 Mercury Marquis swerving in and out of lanes. The car almost collided with another car in the passing lane, police said. The car was stopped and the driver identified as Daniel A. Fernandes, 74, from New Bedford. Police said that Mr. Fernandes was unable to produce a driver’s license. A check with the RMV showed it was under suspension.
Mr. Fernandes also showed signs of intoxication and failed a field sobriety test, police said. He was arrested and charged with marked lanes violation; operating a motor vehicle under the influence of liquor, fifth offense; and operating a motor vehicle under the influence of liquor-related offense while license suspended for OUI-related offense. Bail was set at $2,500 and he was later released on bail, police said.
Sunday, September 22, 2019
Police made an arrest on MacArthur Boulevard at 2:19 AM. Police said an officer had just exited the parking lot of the Battles auto dealership when a black 2017 Ford Fusion came racing up from behind. The driver hit the car’s brakes hard, then swerved to avoid the cruiser, and sped past the officer. Police said the car was clocked going 73 in a 55 MPH zone. The officer stopped the car near Clay Pond Road and identified the driver as Michelle L. Pimental, 49, from East Falmouth. Ms. Pimental showed signs of intoxication and failed a field sobriety test, police said. She was arrested and charged with operating a motor vehicle under the influence of liquor, marked lanes violation, and speeding. She was later released on personal recognizance, police said.
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At 1:28 PM, police made an arrest at Ocean State Job Lot on Main Street in Buzzards Bay. Police said the store’s loss prevention officer saw a shopper place clothing in a purse and under her shirt, then attempt to leave the store without paying. The suspect was identified as Joan E. Bryda, 71, from Springfield. Police said that Ms. Bryda attempted to steal some Depression socks, six Cape Cod T-shirts, and a package of batteries. The total cost of the items came to about $57, police said. She was arrested and charged with shoplifting, and later released on personal recognizance, police said.
Monday, September 23, 2019
An arrest was made at an apartment complex on Sandwich Road at 7:31 PM. Police said they were called to the complex on reports of a disturbance. When they arrived they spoke with one involved party who identified the other involved individual who had left in a black 2013 Hyundai Elantra. Officers were able to locate the Elantra, which had a front headlight that was not working. The car was stopped and the driver identified as Chris Masce, 56, from Sagamore. Ms. Masce showed signs of intoxication and failed a field sobriety test, police said.
Officers found a mostly consumed nip bottle of Fireball in her pants pocket, and an open can of beer in her car. She was arrested and charged with operating a motor vehicle under the influence of liquor, second offense; possession of an open container of alcohol in a motor vehicle; and motor vehicle lights violation. Bail was set at the $40 administrative fee for personal recognizance. Ms. Masce did not make bail and was held overnight until transport to Falmouth District Court for arraignment the next morning, police said.