Mason Police Logs: June 13, 2013
Saturday, June 1
Found property: At 12:09 p.m., a resident brought in a N.H. driver’s license he had found while running on Sandpit Road. Police were unable to locate a phone number for the owner of the license, so they mailed it to the owner.
Road obstruction: At 8 p.m., police ushered to the side of the roadway a large snapping turtle in the travel lane of Merriam Hill Road.
Sunday, June 2
Criminal mischief: At 12:35 p.m., a relative notified police that the front and rear door to a residence were forced open. Police declined to name the relevant street. The owner of the home is now deceased and his estate is in probate court, so the relative was unable to determine if a theft had occurred. Police advised the relative to contact the executor of the estate to have the property posted and to notify police of authorized people who have access to the estate.
Criminal mischief: At 1:30 p.m., an Abbott Hill Road resident advised police his mailbox had been smashed at some point between 9 p.m. and 5 a.m., The resident advised that the mailbox has been smashed on more than one occasion, most recently one month ago.
Assist: At 2:55 p.m., police assisted Mason Fire and Emergency Medical Services at a Briggs Road residence with a call for an ill person.
Road Hazard: At 3:24 p.m., police were notified of a tree down blocking part of Townsend Road. Police monitored the area until the tree was removed by the Mason road agent.
Monday, June 3
Assist: At 11:50 a.m., police assisted Mason Emergency Medical Services with a call from a Brookline Road resident had been injured after her horse fell on her. Police stood by while EMTs treated and transported the resident to the hospital with unknown injuries. Police secured the horse inside the barn and pasture.
Alarm: At 6:20 p.m., a FedEx delivery person reported an alarm sounding at Parker’s Maple Barn Gift Shop on Brookline Road. On arrival, police did not note any people in the area and no alarm sounding, and both the gift shop and the restaurant were found to be secure.
Tuesday, June 4
Motor vehicle accident: At 4 p.m., a vehicle parked legally on Darling Hill Road by the Mann House, was backed into by another motorist that had left the scene. The matter is under investigation.
Wednesday, June 5
Arrest: At 5:30 p.m., police stopped a vehicle on Route 31, which was observed to have a cracked windshield and was weaving within its lane. The driver, Gianna Poirier, 51, of Leominster, Mass., was arrested and charged with operating after suspension and having an open alcoholic beverage container in a motor vehicle. Poirier was released on personal recognizance bail with an arraignment date of July 15 at the Milford District Court.