12/14 at 9:06 a.m. Christopher R. Martin, 30, of Pownal, was arrested by Sgt. Daniel Gallant on Starboard Reach on charges of burglary, theft by unauthorized taking or transfer, aggravated reckless conduct, driving to endanger, failing to stop for an officer, violating condition of release and operating while license is suspended or revoked.


12/17 at 12:27 a.m. Daniel J. Higgins, 18, of Needham, Mass., was issued a summons by Officer Kevin Pedersen on West Elm Street and Oakwood Drive on a charge of sale and use of drug paraphernalia.

12/18 at 12:22 a.m. A 16-year-old boy, of Yarmouth, was issued a summons on Winding Way by Officer Charles Perkins on a charge of a juvenile possessing liquor.

Off the on-ramp

12/13 at 1:50 p.m. Police report a vehicle getting ready to merge onto Exit 15 from I-295 went off the road and hit the trees off the ramp. According to police, the driver was distracted and went off the road. No one was injured in the accident and police estimate about $2,500 in damage.

Racing engines

12/17 at 7:55 p.m. Residents of the Bayview Street area called police to report the sound of racing engines coming from Royal River boatyard. Police found the noise was coming from a truck that was trying to pull out a stuck vehicle.

Fire calls

12/13 at 4:20 p.m. Structural fire on West Main Street.

12/14 at 6:11 p.m. Gasoline spill on Beech Tree Hill.

12/15 at 9:44 a.m. Assist rescue on Portland Street.

12/16 at 12:14 p.m. Assist rescue on Forest Falls Drive.

12/16 at 4:58 p.m. Carbon monoxide alarm on Royall Point Road.

12/16 at 11:51 p.m. Carbon monoxide alarm on High Street.

12/19 at 6:36 a.m. Carbon monoxide alarm on Bartlett Circle.


Yarmouth emergency medical services responded to 20  calls from Dec. 11- 19.

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