Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office: Seven accidents

Tue, 07/07/2020 - 2:15pm

Sheriff Todd Brackett reports the following:

The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office responded to 697 calls for service for the period of June 23 to July 7. Year to date, LCSO has responded to 6,018 calls for service.


Vincent P. Maltese, 55, of Jefferson was issued a summons July 1 for Failure to Comply Sex Offender Reg. Act. 1st offense, on Bath Road, Wiscasset, by Detective Terry Michaud.

Robert H. Blanchard, 50, of Bristol was issued summonses July 1 for Operating under the Influence; Failing to Stop for Officer; Operating after Suspension; Failure to Register Vehicle and Operating Vehicle without License, on Bristol Road, Bristol, by Deputy Jonathan Colby.

Sean A. Boynton, 52, of Jefferson was issued summonses July 1 for Operating while License is Suspended or Revoked and Violating Condition of Release, on Route 1, Edgecomb, by Deputy Jerold Winslow.

Heather M. Colby, 27, of Augusta was issued a summons July 3 for Theft by Unauthorized Use of Property, at the Kennebec County Jail, Augusta, by Deputy David Bellows.


Richard A. Rytky, 31, of Richmond was arrested July 2 for Violating Condition of Release, at the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office, Wiscasset, by Transport Deputy Julie Groleau, who was assisted by Transport Deputy Alfred Simmons.

Jeromy D. Milner, 45, of Topsham was arrested July 3 on a Sagadahoc County District Court warrant for Failure to Appear after Bailed, at Two Bridges Regional Jail, Wiscasset, by Sgt. Kevin Dennison.

Lorraine G. Davis, 58, of Westport Island was arrested July 5 for Operating under the Influence, on West Shore Road, Westport Island, by Deputy Andrew Miner, who was assisted by Deputy Caleb Poirier.

Adan A. Issack, 18, of Lewiston was arrested July 5 for Violating Condition of Release; Motor Vehicle Speeding – 30+ MPH over speed limit; Operating under the Influence (Drugs or Combo) and Operating Vehicle without License, on Gardiner Road, Jefferson, by Deputy Matthew Ryan, who was assisted by Sgt. Kevin Dennison.

Jeremy R. Prior, 43, of Bremen was arrested July 7 for Domestic Violence Assault, on Town Landing Road, Bremen, by Deputy Caleb Poirier.


On June 30, an accident occurred on Sheepscot Road in Newcastle involving Thomas E. Nelligan, 54, of Belfast and Britani R. Fairhurst, 35, of Newcastle. Mr. Nelligan was heading northbound in his 2018 Ford Transit truck when he made a u-turn, heading south. Ms. Fairhurst was operating her 2006 Land Rover LR3 southbound when she struck the passenger side of Nelligan’s vehicle when it was making a u-turn. Deputy Jonathan Colby was the investigating officer.

On July 3, an accident occurred on Back Meadow Road in Nobleboro involving Rose M. Rezendes, 71, of East Wareham, Massachusetts and Marilyn Darack, 73, of Wayland, Massachusetts. Ms. Rezendes pulled her 2005 Mazda Tribute to the north side breakdown lane and Ms. Darack was traveling northbound behind Rezendes’ vehicle in her 2016 Toyota RAV4, when Rezendes began to make a u-turn and did not see Darack’s vehicle. As a result, Darack struck Rezendes’ vehicle during the u-turn. Sgt. Kevin Dennison was the investigating officer.

On July 3, an accident occurred on Pension Ridge Road in Boothbay involving Steven W. Faulkingham, 44, of Boothbay and Haley M. Thompson, 23, of Boothbay Harbor. Mr. Faulkingham was operating his 2015 GMC Sierra eastbound and was attempting to make a right turn into a driveway when he was struck from behind by Ms. Thompson, who was operating a 2016 Honda Fit. Deputy Caleb Poirier was the investigating officer.

On July 4, an accident occurred on Bunker Hill Road in Jefferson involving Julie A. McGough, 60, of Levant. Ms. McGough was operating her 2008 Hyundai Tucson northbound when a deer ran into her vehicle, causing front driver’s side damage. Reserve Deputy Alonzo Connor was the investigating officer.

On July 5, an accident occurred on Winslows Mills Road in Waldoboro involving Barbara Scott, 66, of Augusta. Ms. Scott was operating her 2013 Honda northbound when she suffered an unknown medical emergency, causing her to pass out and drive off the road. Deputy Matthew Ryan was the investigating officer.

On July 5, an accident occurred on Lewis Hill Road in Newcastle involving Elizabeth M. Barter, 42, of Edgecomb. Ms. Barter was operating a 2018 Int’l Harvester moving truck northbound when low hanging telephone/cable wires hit the top of the vehicle, causing damage to the vehicle. The wires were reportedly well below regulations, causing them to hang low. Deputy Sean Pfahler was the investigating officer.

On July 5, an accident occurred on Main Road on Westport Island involving John W. Martin, 50, of Wiscasset and Brian C. Waterbury, 21, of Westport Island. Mr. Martin was attempting to turn left out of a driveway to head northbound in his 2017 Audi Q5 and Mr. Waterbury was operating his 2005 Honda Odyssey southbound on Main Road. As Martin began the left turn, Waterbury came around a corner, approaching the driveway. Martin stopped in the roadway as Waterbury crossed the center line to avoid a collision. As a result, Waterbury’s vehicle left the roadway and struck some rocks on the side of the road. Detective Scott Hayden was the investigating officer.