Mason police logs: Sept. 3, 2013
Monday, Aug. 19
Illegal dumping: At 1:15 p.m., police received a report from residents walking in the area of Blackbrook Road who noticed multiple bags of trash and loose household trash thrown into the woods on the side of the road. The trash was removed by the Highway Department.
Disorderly conduct: At 6:03 p.m., police received a report of a blue truck in the area of Mitchell Hill Road squealing its tires and breaking excessively. According to the reporting resident, this is an ongoing issue.
Tuesday, Aug. 20
Fraud: At 1:30 p.m., police received a report of a possible phone scam. Callers wanted a resident to contribute money to her portion of several prizes. The resident called them back and informed the callers she knew the call to be a scam, and the callers denied she had the right number.
Reckless driving: At 2:13 p.m., police received a complaint from the Highway Department of a man driving excessively fast and recklessly on Mitchell Hill, first in a green Mustang and then dropping that vehicle off at Jones Crossing and coming back up the hill again very fast in a brown Taurus. Police did not make contact with the driver.
Thursday, Aug. 22
Arrest: At 4:51 p.m., police arrested William Rich, 35, of Plainville, Conn., and charged him with operating after suspension and in connection with an outstanding warrant for possession of a controlled drug. Rich was released on $500 cash bail and issued a court date of Sept. 16 at the district court in Milford.
Arrest: At 4:51 p.m., police arrested Natasha Aiudi, 28, of Bristol, Conn., and charged her with possession of a controlled drug. Aiudi was released on $1,000 personal recognizance bail and issued a court date of Sept. 16 for district court.
Friday, Aug. 23
Animal complaint: At 12:55 p.m., a dog on Townsend Road bit a Public Service of New Hampshire meter reader. The bite did not break the skin. The owner stated this is the fourth person the dog has bitten. The dog was on its own property and is properly vaccinated. Police will follow up on the issue with the animal’s owner.
Suspicious person: At 9:08 p.m., police received a report of a man on Hurricane Hill Road with a machete. Police made contact with the man, who said he was clearing brush on his property.