Police Reports 10/06/2021

Hardwick Police

Media Log

September 27: Directed Patrol, Donovan Ln.; Suspicious Event, Riverside Ter.; Directed Patrol, Riverside Ter.; Assist – Agency, High St.; Assault, Riverside Ter.

September 28: Traffic Hazard, Wolcott St.; Suspicious Event, N. Main St.; Directed Patrol, Donovan Ln.; Violation of Conditions of Release, Vt. Rte. 16; Motor Vehicle Complaint, Vt. Rte. 15; Assist – Public, Brown Farm Rd.; Directed Patrol, Upper Cherry St.; Alarm, Log Yard Dr.; Theft, W. Church St.; Motor Vehicle Complaint, Mill St.

September 29: Animal Problem, Vt. Rte. 15 W.; Directed Patrol, S. Main St.; Fraud, Putnam Ave.; Theft, Highland Ave.; Citizen Dispute, Riverside Ter.; Motor Vehicle Complaint, Vt. Rte. 15; Directed Patrol, Glenside Ave.

September 30: Directed Patrol, S. Main St.; Motor Vehicle Complaint, Holton Hl.; Fraud, Dutton Rd.; Theft, High St.; Accident – Property Damage Only, Wolcott St./Main St.; Welfare Check, W. Church St.; 911 Hangup, Pumpkin Ln.; Assist – Agency, Vt. Rte. 14; Suspicious event, Hayes Dr.

October 1: Theft, S. Main St.; Directed Patrol, Riverside Dr.; Suspicious Event, High St.; Motor Vehicle Complaint, Vt. Rte. 15; Directed patrol, Glenside Ave.; Motor Vehicle Complaint, Vt. Rte. 15.

October 2: Intoxication, Granite St.; Assault, Mini Mart Dr.; Theft, Evergreen Manor Dr.; Directed Patrol, Riverside, Ter.

October 3: Theft, Buffalo St.; Lost Property, Vt. Rte. 15 W.October 4: Directed Patrol, S. Main St.

Minor Accident

On September 30, at 1:37 p.m., Police responded to a minor accident at Wolcott St. and Village Diner Driveway. Vehicle 1, a 2019 Honda Civic, driven by Blake Linzee, of New York, drove into the side of a 2018 Toyota Rav 4 driven by Julie Brochu of Craftsbury. Linzee’s vehicle had minor damage to front bumper, while Brochu’s vehicle had damage to both doors of passenger side. No injuries.

This report is based on information provided by the Hardwick Police Department but is not a full accounting of police activity. Persons named in this report are presumed to be innocent unless they plead or are found guilty in court.

Vermont State Police

Failure to Comply with Sex Offender Registry

On Sept. 15, Vermont State Police Bureau of Criminal Investigations at the Middlesex Barracks was notified by the Vermont Sex Offender Registry of an offender who was not in compliance. Subsequent investigation revealed that Paul C. Johnson of Cabot had failed to provide the registry with updated information as required as a registered sex offender. Troopers located Johnson in Barre on Sept. 28 and issued him a citation to appear at the Washington Superior Court Criminal Division on Nov. 4 to answer to the charge of Failure to Comply with the Sex Offender Registry.

This report is based on information provided by the Vermont State Police but is not a full accounting of police activity. Persons named in this report are presumed to be innocent unless they plead or are found guilty in court.

AWARE Report

HARDWICK – AWARE served eight victims/survivors of domestic and sexual violence from September 26 through October 3.

AWARE is a nonprofit organization, established in 1984, dedicated to resolving the causes and effects of domestic violence and sexual assault in the greater Hardwick area. The 24-hour hotline is 802-472-6463.