4/11 at 6:43 p.m. Ryan William Wade, 30, of Portland, was arrested on Main Street by Officer Jason Bartlett on a charge of theft.

4/12 at 5:27 p.m. George R. Briggs, 68, of Porter’s Landing, was arrested on Bow and Depot streets by Officer Brandon Paxton on a charge of operating under the influence.


4/14 at 4:07 p.m. Gerald E. Staples Jr., 49, of Readfield, was issued a summons by Officer Michael McManus on Flying Point Road and Atlantic Way on a charge of failing to notify of a motor vehicle accident.

The call of nature

4/11 at 1:56 p.m. Police responded to the report of a nude man on the fields off Pownal Road. Police went to investigate the call, but did not locate the man.

Wood you believe it?

4/15 at 2:39 p.m. A resident of Hay Boat Point contacted police to report stacked firewood had been stolen. Police report the wood was valued at about $110.

Fire calls

4/10 at 2:12 p.m. Unattended burn on Route 1.

4/10 at 2:28 p.m. Medical emergency on Old Country Road.

4/10 at 3:02 p.m. Medical emergency on Route 1.

4/11 at 5:39 p.m. Medical emergency on Old Country Road.

4/12 at 12:06 p.m.Medical emergency on Old Country Road.

4/13 at 11:06 a.m. Fire alarm at Freeport Village Station.

4/14 at 1:13 a.m. Medical emergency on Upper Mast Landing Road.

4/14 at 3:49 a.m. Medical emergency on Spring Street.

4/14 at 12:16 p.m. Lines down on Leighton Road.

4/14 at 12:54 p.m. Fire alarm on Hollymauk Lane.

4/14 at 6:43 p.m. Medical emergency on Cardinal Lane.

4/15 at 10:52 a.m. Grass, woods fire on Elmwood Road.

4/15 at 8:22 p.m. Mutual aid to Brunswick.

4/17 at 2:52 a.m. Mutual aid to Pownal.

4/17 at 7:16 a.m. Lines down on Grant Road.

4/17 at 2:37 p.m. Mutual aid to Cumberland.

4/17 at 4:23 p.m. Lines down on Pownal Road.


Freeport emergency medical services responded to 21 calls from April 10-17.

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