Total reported incidents, including traffic stops: 82
Traffic tickets: 4
Traffic warnings: 11
Municipal tickets: 2
Background checks: 0
Foot patrols: 2
Oct. 25 at 10:06 a.m., the caller wasn’t sure who hit his or her car while parked in the Hannaford Supermarket parking lot.
Oct. 25 at 10:42 a.m., Portland Street residents wanted police to know someone sketchy had entered their apartment building, then left.
Oct. 25 at 1:01 p.m., a dog allegedly bit someone on Pleasant Street; police referred the matter to the health officer.
Oct. 25 at 1:04 p.m., property reported as stolen was found in Stowe, so police referred the matter to that police department.
Oct. 25 at 3:33 p.m., no one was injured in a minor crash on Lower Main Street.
Oct. 25 at 5:33 p.m., passersby reported a suspicious vehicle parked on Upper Munson Avenue. An officer checked it out, but thought everything was OK.
Oct. 25 at 6:06 p.m., assisted Lamoille County Mental Health on Washington Highway.
Oct. 25 at 9:56 p.m., in Jersey Heights, a person was standing at a front door, harassing the residents within. The harasser left before police arrived, so officers advised the residents on how to get a court order.
Oct. 26 at 2:06 a.m., police and Morristown Emergency Medical Services made sure the elderly woman who fell at a Park Street residence made it to Copley Hospital.
Oct. 26 at 9 a.m., an officer stood by during a drug take-back event at Kinney Drugs.
Oct. 26 at 10:25 a.m., an officer served court paperwork to a person at Copley Hospital on behalf of the Vermont State Police.
Oct. 26 at 10:59 a.m., police checked on the well-being of people living in Jersey Heights; everyone was OK.
Oct. 26 at 11:26 a.m., assisted Lamoille County Sheriff’s Department deputies in Johnson.
Oct. 26 at 12:09 p.m., Morristown officers were on another call, so sheriff’s deputies handled a two-car crash near Price Chopper.
Oct. 26 at 12:32 p.m., police are investigating an alleged domestic assault, and charges are pending.
Oct. 26 at 8:45 p.m., police told a person parked in an unsafe spot on Tamarack Hill Road to move, ASAP.
Oct. 27 at 1:59 p.m., a customer at the Maplefields in Jersey Heights thought it was his phone on the counter and took off with it, but returned later to give it back to the rightful owner.
Oct. 27 at 4:35 p.m., assisted Lamoille County Mental Health on Route 100.
Oct. 27 at 6:31 p.m., staff at the Maplefields on Route 15 thought someone left without paying for petrol, but the customer had in fact already settled up.
Oct. 28 at 10:17 a.m., officers assisted town staff on Cottage Street, where a woman had too many dogs.
Oct. 28 at 12:13 p.m., the church at Maple and Elmore streets was vandalized.
Oct. 28 at 1:49 p.m., officers directed traffic on Lower Main Street while a crew from Morrisville Water & Light worked in the road.
Oct. 28 at 8:19 p.m., a fox hit by a car was suffering near Route 15, but died before an officer arrived to put it down.
Oct. 29 at 1:46 a.m., assisted police in Stowe.
Oct. 29 at 12:53 p.m., back on Cottage Street, the woman with too many pooches agreed to turn some of them over to North Country Animal League.
Oct. 29 at 2:30 p.m., police asked the owner of a large motorcycle to stop driving all over school grounds.
Oct. 29 at 3:35 p.m., two men were taken into custody near Route 15 after an alleged robbery on Route 100. Kristopher Salls, 38, of Morristown was charged with assault and robbery and aiding in the commission of a felony. Salls also received three traffic tickets for running a stop sign, driving after civil license suspension and consuming alcohol while driving. The other man, Eric Champagne, 27, of Barre, faces several additional charges related to the robbery and other incidents. Police charged Champagne with assault and robbery, aiding in the commission of a felony, unlawful mischief, disorderly conduct, unlawful restraint, resisting arrest and interference with access to emergency services. An in-state warrant for his arrest had also been issued. See related news brief.
Oct. 29 at 4:21 p.m., Althea Mayotte, 60, of Morristown was struck by a passing car while she was crossing the Route 100 bypass near Stafford Avenue. She was taken to Copley Hospital with what police called serious injuries to her head and lower body. By Tuesday, Nov. 5, Mayotte was listed in good to fair condition by hospital staff. The driver of the vehicle has not been ticketed or charged, and the crash investigation is continuing. Anyone with any information about the crash is asked to call Morristown police at 888-4211.
Oct. 29 at 7:26 p.m., a caller wasn’t sure where his or her car had been hit, but police were able to track down the other driver.
Oct. 29 at 8:15 p.m., a U-Haul backed into a Brooklyn Street building. No injuries.
Oct. 30 at 4:10 a.m., no people were injured in a deer vs. car crash on Route 100, but the deer died.
Oct. 30 at 7:56 a.m., officers executed a search warrant on the getaway vehicle used in the robbery the day before.
Oct. 30 at 7:58 a.m., an officer spoke to a class at Peoples Academy Middle Level.
Oct. 30 at 8:56 a.m., assisted Lamoille County Mental Health on Washington Highway.
Oct. 30 at 3 p.m., over the next two days, police helped resolve a property-line dispute that involved parked vehicles in Pinewood Estates.
Oct. 30 at 3:53 p.m., a person was concerned about the well-being of Park Street resident, who was OK when police checked.
Oct. 30 at 4:10 p.m., callers reported hearing screaming on Brooklyn Street; turns out it was just a dispute between parents and children, and they were gone by the time police arrived.
Oct. 30 at 5:57 p.m., a person trying to return some items to Aubuchon Hardware had a dispute with the staff, but left before police arrived.
Oct. 30 at 4:17 p.m., a child who had a dispute with his mom on Golf Course Road later returned home.
Oct. 30 at 5:41 p.m., police asked people who’d taken up residence and were cooking in the band shell at Oxbow Riverfront Park to move along, because that’s a fire hazard. They also handed out two municipal tickets for consuming alcohol in public.
Oct. 30 at 7:55 p.m., a driver stopped in the parking lot at Hannaford Supermarket was ticketed for driving after civil license suspension and received written warnings for condition of vehicle and a lack of liability insurance.
Oct. 30 at 10:04 p.m., people outside yelling on Upper Main Street were just being a bit noisy while having a smoke.
Oct. 31 at 9:30 a.m., the woman passersby thought was drunk in Oxbow Park was gone when police went looking.
Oct. 31 at 10:53 a.m., a dump truck went off Elmore Mountain Road and snapped off a utility pole, but the driver wasn’t injured.
Oct. 31 at 11:06 a.m., working with the Department for Children and Families, police are investigating an alleged assault on Park Street.
Oct. 31 at 11:36 a.m., no injuries or hazards in a two-car crash near the Route 100 bypass and Stafford Avenue.
Oct. 31 at 1:07 p.m., the kids sporting backpacks who were reported hanging around Brooklyn Street were gone when police arrived.
Oct. 31 at 4:26 p.m., police defused an argument on Stafford Avenue.
Oct. 31 at 6:51 p.m., police received a distress signal from the onboard computer of a vehicle thought to be at a Route 100 residence, but found no vehicle or people in distress in the area.
Note: Charges filed by police are subject to review by the Lamoille County State’s Attorney Office and can be amended or dropped.