Bennington police log: Jan. 23, 2014
Wednesday, Jan. 8
Juvenile: At 2:40 p.m., police responded to a Bible Hill Road residence because a male juvenile was being prevented from entering the residence by other juveniles who lived there. Police spoke with both juveniles. After speaking with them, the male juvenile was allowed to enter his residence and police contacted the parents who were not home at the time.
Thursday, Jan. 9
Harassment: At 12:30 p.m., police took a report of harassment from a North Bennington Road resident involving a person constantly driving back and forth in front of his house, blowing a car horn. The investigation continues.
Friday, Jan. 10
Citizen assist: At 6:40 p.m., police responded to Route 202 for a report of a motor vehicle accident. Upon arrival, police found that a motorist had slid off the roadway, however, there was no injury to the driver and no damage to the vehicle. The vehicle was pulled back onto the roadway and the operator drove the car from the scene.
Saturday, Jan. 11
Motor vehicle accident: At 11 a.m., police responded to Route 202 for a reported motor vehicle accident. When police arrived, they found Damon Beaudreau, 24, of Bennington had lost control of his vehicle, a 2001 Dodge, due to icy road conditions. The vehicle struck a guardrail, which caused minor damage to the right front wheel area and right rear corner. Beaudreau did not sustain any injuries; the vehicle was towed from the scene.
Domestic: At 7:45 p.m., police responded to a Pine Meadows Circle for a report of a domestic disturbance. Police learned that a husband and wife were arguing but there was no physical altercation. After calming the individuals down, the husband departed for the evening. No further police action was taken.
Sunday, Jan. 12
Arrest: At 3:20 p.m., after making a motor vehicle stop for a stop sign violation, police arrested Corey Jenks, 20, of Bennington, charging him with DWI, illegal possession of and transportation of drugs, believed to be marijuana, and illegal transportation and possession of alcohol. He was released on $1,000 personal recognizance with a court date of Jan. 30 at the 6th Circuit Court, Hillsborough.
Monday, Jan. 13
Civil Standby: At 8:15 a.m., police conducted a civil standby at a Pine Meadows residence while personal property was picked up.
Tuesday, Jan. 14
Arrest: At 9 a.m., Jennifer Sanborn, 33, of Milford was arrested after a four month-long investigation of thefts from a Mountain Road residence, where Sanborn was employed as a cleaner. Sanborn was charged with theft for allegedly stealing $11,000 worth of jewelry and coins, and was released on $10,000 personal recognizance with a court date of Feb. 12 at the 6th Circuit Court, Hillsborough.
Friday, Jan. 17
Arrest: At 7 p.m., police made a motor vehicle stop on Route 202 for speeding, and arrested William Wengrowski, 62, of Antrim, charging him with driving after suspension. He was released on $1,000 personal recognizance with a court date of Feb. 13 at the 6th Circuit Court, Hillsborough.
Civil standby: At 9:50 a.m., police conducted a civil standby at the Mountain Side Condos, while a homeowner served an eviction notion.
Summons: At 4:15 p.m., police pulled over a vehicle for speeding, and issued a summons to Lawrence Grob, 63, of Weston for driving without a valid license. He was released on the summons with a Feb. 13 court date at the 6th Circuit Court, Hillsborough.
Arrests: At 10 p.m., while patrolling the Crotched Mountain Ski and Ride parking lot police observed four people drinking in a ditch by themselves. Police said they observed the individuals attempting to hide alcohol by throwing it under a car. Police also said they saw trash and numerous alcohol containers thrown around. Police subsequently arrested Zachary Grandmaison, 22, of Nashua, who was found to have two electronic bench warrants for his arrest and was also charged with an open container violation. Grandmaison was unable to post bail on the warrants and was then transported to the Hillsborough County House of Corrections. Brenden Spangler, 22, of Nashua was charged with prohibited sale for providing alcohol to a person who was under the age of 21 and an open container violation. Ian Carroll, 18, of Nashua was charged with unlawful possession of alcohol and was released on $1,000 personal recognizance with a court date of Feb. 13 at the 6th Circuit Court, Hillsborough. Police also issued a summons to Justin Potter, 22, of Nashua for an open container violation. Potter has a court date set for Feb. 13 at the 6th Circuit Court, Hillsborough.
Saturday, Jan. 18
Civil standby: At 11:45 a.m., police conducted a civil standby at a Bible Hill Road residence while personal property was picked up.
Domestic: At 11:30 p.m., police received a report of a domestic disturbance on Francestown Road. Investigation revealed that two individuals who went skiing got into a verbal argument. With police assistance, they calmed down and no further action was necessary.
Arrest: At 11:45 p.m., police arrested Gabriel Kim, 21, of Pepperell, Mass., in the Crotched Mountain parking lot and charged him with illegal possession of a controlled drug, believed to be marijuana. While police were on patrol in the ski area, Police Chief Steve Campbell said he smelled marijuana and investigated where the smell was coming from. Kim was released on $1,000 personal recognizance with a court date of Feb. 20 at the 6th Circuit Court, Hillsborough.
Summons: At 1:10 a.m., police on patrol at the Crotched Mountain ski area issued summons to two juveniles for underage possession of a tobacco product — smoking and possessing cigarettes. Both juveniles were released on summonses with court dates set for Feb. 20 at the 6th Circuit Court, Hillsborough.