Easton Police Log June 28 – July 4

123 Incident Reports Logged

16        9-1-1 Error / Transfer

5          Accidents

9          Aided Cases

15        Alarm / Fire Calls

8          Animal Calls

19        Assistance / All Other/ K9 Assist

1          Consult With An Officer

1          Criminal Mischief / Property Damage

0          Dumping / Littering

3          Erratic Driver Reported

7          Fingerprints

0          Juvenile Assistance

0          Larceny / Theft Offense

0          Motor Vehicle Theft

16        Motor Vehicle Stops

1          Permits Issued Construction/Pistol / Solicitor Temporary

11        Programmed Patrol / Selective Enforcement

2          Property (Found-Lost-Released)

1          Scam (Call-Electronic-Mail) / Fraud Offense / ID Theft

0          School Detail

1          Supplemental Reports

4          Suspicious (Activity – Motor Vehicle – Person)

0          Traffic Complaint

5          Town-Utility-State Property

0          Vacant House / Welfare Check


2          Misdemeanor Summons/Criminal Arrests

2          Infractions

14        Written Warnings

4          Verbal Warnings

DUI Arrest:

Officers were dispatched to the area of Route 136 and Mile Common on June 29 to respond to a report of a motor vehicle which struck into a utility pole. Upon investigation officers arrested Benjamin A. Ehlers, 22, of Fairfield, for operating a motor vehicle under the influence, operating a motor vehicle while using a handheld device and failure to drive right, police said. He was released after posting a $100 bond and given a court date of July 13.

Disorderly Conduct Arrest:

Officers were dispatched to Mountain Grove Cemetery after a 911 caller requested assistance following an argument with the alleged offender.  Mary Beth Tobin, 69, of Trumbull, was given a misdemeanor summons and charged with disorderly conduct, police said. She was given a court date of July 6.

These are allegations. All suspects are innocent until proven guilty.

The Easton Police Department is located at 700 Morehouse Road, Easton, CT 06612, 203-268-4111, EastonCT.gov.