Police Reports 01/26/2022

Hardwick Police

Media Log

January 10: Fingerprints, High St.; Assist – Agency, Highland Ave.; Motor Vehicle Complaint, Wolcott St.; Assist – Other, Wolcott St.; Animal Problem, Vt. Rte. 15W; Directed Patrol, Spring St.

January 11: Directed Patrol, S. Main St.; Fingerprints, High St.; Citizen Dispute, Hays Dr.; Directed Patrol, Spring St.

January 12: Accident – Property Damage Only, Vt. Rte. 16; Threats/Harassment, High St.; Directed Patrol, S. Main St.; 911 Hangup, Vt. Rte. 16; Suspicious Event, Depot St.

January 13: Directed Patrol, S. Main St.; Suspicious Event, Highland Ave.; Dead Body, Edgewood St.; Trespassing, Vt. Rte. 16; Accident – Property Damage Only, Mackville Rd./Scott Rd.; Traffic Stop, Mill St.; Motor Vehicle Complaint, Vt. Rte. 15; Citizen Dispute, W. Church St.; Alarm, Wolcott St.; Directed Patrol, Spring St.; Directed Patrol, Hillside St.

January 14: Noise Disturbance, Highland Ave.; Directed Patrol, S. Main St.; Accident – Injury to Person(s), Bayley Hazen Rd., Walden; Directed Patrol, Spring St.; Citizen Dispute, High St.

January 15: Citizen Dispute, Vt. Rte. 16; Transport, High St.

January 17: Accident – Property Damage Only, Vt. Rte. 15 E; Accident – Injury to Person(s), Craftsbury Rd.; Accident – Property Damage Only, Mackville Rd./S. Main St.; Suspicious Event, Montgomery Rd.; Alarm, Vt. Rte. 16.

January 18: Directed Patrol, S. Main St.; Accident – Property Damage Only, Vt. Rte. 15 W; Assist – Public, N. Main St.; Animal Problem, Hays Dr.; Fingerprints, High St.; Directed Patrol, Spring St.; Directed Patrol, Montgomery Rd.; Information, High St.

January 19: Accident – Property Damage Only, Main St.; Directed Patrol, S. Main St.; Traffic Hazard, Vt. Rte. 15; Wanted Person, Main St.; Alarm, Log Yard Dr.; Assist – Public, Highland Ave.; Suspicious Event, Montgomery Rd.; Citizen Dispute, Benway Dr.

January 20: Intoxication, Woodbury St.; Accident – Property Damage Only, Center Rd.; 911 Hangup, Farr St.; Animal Problem, Hillside St.; Animal Problem, Woodbury St.; Theft, Woodbury St.; Traffic Stop, Cottage St./Wolcott St.; Accident – Injury to Person(s), Wolcott St., S. Main St.; Motor Vehicle Complaint, W. Church St.

January 21: Accident – Property Damage Only, Craftsbury Rd.; Medical, Montgomery Rd.; Suspicious Event, St. Main St.

January 22: Accident – Property Damage Only, Wolcott St./S. Main St.; Alarm, N. Main St.January 24: Directed Patrol, S. Main St.; Animal Problem, Vt. Rte. 15 W; Motor Vehicle Complaint, Center Rd.

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.

Domestic Assault

On January 18, the Vermont State Police responded to a report of an altercation at a residence on Vt. Rte. 14 in Calais. After an investigation, David Mencia, of Calais, was arrested for a violation of Domestic Assault and Interference with Access to Emergency Services. Mencia was transported to the Washington County Superior Court for arraignment and later released with conditions.

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 eleven people from January 16 to January 23.

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.