The following are excerpts from the Bourne Police Department logs.
Thursday, November 25Police made an arrest on MacArthur Boulevard at 2:59 AM. An officer on patrol saw a black 2014 Chevrolet Cruze parked on the side of the highway. The officer pulled over and exited his cruiser, at which point the vehicle started to back up. The officer reentered the cruiser and then went to speak with the driver when the vehicle stopped. The driver, identified as Yonic S. Flores, 32, from East Boston, said he had pulled over to send a text message. Asked why he did not pull into an empty parking lot, Mr. Flores said he did not know. The officer detected a strong odor of alcohol when Mr. Flores spoke and noticed empty bottles of brandy and beer inside the vehicle. Mr. Flores slurred his words and showed signs of impairment. He failed to pass a field sobriety test and was arrested. Police charged him with operating a motor vehicle under the influence of liquor, negligent operation of a motor vehicle and possession of an open container of alcohol in a motor vehicle. Bail was set at $250, plus the $40 administrative fee. Bail was unpaid, and Mr. Flores was taken to Falmouth District Court that morning for arraignment.
Monday, November 29At 5:32 PM, police responded to a three-vehicle crash at the West Rotary in Buzzards Bay. The driver of a green 2015 Subaru Forester was in the outside lane of the rotary and attempted to go around the rotary, heading east toward Main Street. The driver of a black 2016 Volkswagen Jetta was in the inside lane, going through the rotary toward Wareham. The cars collided, which caused the Subaru to crash into a white 2020 Toyota RAV4 that was behind the Forester. The Toyota’s driver was taken to Tobey Hospital for treatment of injuries. Police cited the Subaru’s driver, identified as Dina Pandya, 59, from Falmouth, for failing to yield to rotary traffic.
Tuesday, November 30Two people were arrested at 7:12 PM during a traffic stop on Trowbridge Road. An officer on patrol spotted a gray 2007 Ford F-150 pickup truck at the East Rotary. A random check with the Registry of Motor Vehicles showed the vehicle had been uninspected for a year. The officer followed the truck over the Bourne Bridge and had it stop on Trowbridge Road. The officer detected open bottles of alcohol inside the vehicle. A check with the RMV also showed the passenger, identified as Jason R. Martitz, 40, from Bourne, had two active warrants out of New Bedford District Court for possession of a Class B drug and operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license. When Mr. Martitz was asked to exit the truck, the officer found a baggie containing what was believed to be crack cocaine. Police arrested Mr. Martitz on the warrants and the additional charge of possession of cocaine. The driver was identified as Patrick J. Kelley, 53, from Bourne. When Mr. Kelley exited the truck, police discovered a blue pill where he was seated that turned out to be Adderall. Police charged him with possession of a Class E drug. Police also cited him for driving an uninspected motor vehicle.