The following information was provided by the Connecticut State Police at Troop B. All suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
Pickup damaged by curbing
James Woodward, 59, of New Hartford was driving south on Cotton Hill Road in New Hartford Nov. 14. At about 5:30 p.m., his 2004 Chevrolet Silverado hit a piece of damaged curbing on the road shoulder. The pickup truck sustained damage to the passenger side rim and door. There were no injuries to the driver or passenger Michele Woodward, 55, of the same address. No enforcement was taken.
Paul Saunders, 19, of Granby was driving west on Route 44 in Barkhamsted Nov. 14. At about 7:52 a.m., his 1999 Dodge Dakota hit the rear of a 1992 VW Golf driven by Ben Parrott, 17, of New Hartford. Parrott and passenger Madison Pelchat, 17, of Barkhamsted were taken to Charlotte Hungerford Hospital for observation. Saunders was charged with following too closely.
Breach of peace
Edward Haburey, 19, of New Hartford was arrested Nov. 16 following a 9:16 p.m. report of a disturbance at a business on Route 44 in Barkhamsted. The complainant was Kelly Dileo, 18, of New Hartford. Haburey and Dileo are neighbors on West Hill Road. Haburey was charged with breach of peace and assault. Bond was set at $2,000. He was to appear in Bantam Superior Court Nov. 17.
An unknown person damaged a vehicle parked in the Log House Restaurant parking lot on Route 44 in Barkhamsted Nov. 17. The vehicle is owned by Edward Haburey, of New Hartford. The incident was reported at 10:10 a.m.
Police are investigating the theft of jewelry from a home on Lynette Court in New Hartford Nov. 18. The victim was Daryl Falk. He reported the theft occurred between noon and 1 p.m. The front door was forced open.
Assault and disorderly
Jeffrey Sikes, 25, of New Hartford was arrested Nov. 18 at his Maple Hollow Road home after a report of a disturbance. He was charged with disorderly conduct, assault and unlawful restraint. The complainant was Jeffrey Sikes, 58, of the same address.
Credit card fraud
The fraudulent use of a credit card was reported Nov. 18 by Donald Beyer, of New Hartford.
Car hits guardrail, twice
Alexandra Bruce, 18, of New Hartford was driving west on Route 202 in New Hartford Nov. 19. At about 2:33 p.m., near Nepaug State Forest, she lost control. The 2001 VW Cabrio hit a guardrail on the right side of the road. It continued on and hit a guardrail on the left side of the road. Bruce was not injured. She was charged with failure to maintain the proper lane.
Parked car hit
A 2010 Subaru Forester, parked and unoccupied on Litchfield Turnpike in New Hartford Nov. 19, was hit by an unknown vehicle. The incident was reported at 1:16 p.m. The car is owned by Amy Orlov, of New Hartford. The entire left side was damaged. The unknown driver fled the scene.
Car hits guardrail
Gregory Darling, 20, of Goshen was driving north on Route 219 in New Hartford Nov. 20. At about 4:02 p.m., he lost control of the 2002 Toyota Camry. It drifted across the road and hit about 30 feet of guardrail. The car sustained moderate front-end damage. The driver and passenger Alisha Swanson, 18, of Burlington were not injured. Darling was charged with failure to keep right on a curve.
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