Police Blotter - CT State Police Troop B
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.
Drove into stream
On July 25 at approximately 9:45 a.m. on West Cornwall Road in Sharon a 2015 Volvo Xc70 driven by Olivia Ingeborg Charles, 21, of Sharon exited the roadway and came to a stop in a shallow stream. The Volvo was towed from the stream and Charles was issued a verbal warning for failure to maintain the lane.
Collision while exiting driveway
On July 26 at approximately 11 a.m. on Wells Hill Road in Salisbury a 2012 Toyota Tacoma driven by Clare Keller, 28, of Thomaston, was pulling out of a driveway and struck an oncoming 2015 GMC Yukon driven by Erica Janet Brandt, 37, of Lakeville. Keller was issued a verbal warning for failure to grant the right of way at an intersection.
Asleep at the wheel
On July 26 at approximately 5:45 p.m. Troop B responded to a report of a disturbance on Long Pond Road in Salisbury. Dylan James Gop, 29, of Millerton, had been driving a Honda Element that swerved off the road and struck a wire rope guard rail. Gop was later found after leaving the scene of the accident and stated that he had fallen asleep while driving. He was charged with evading responsibility for property damage, failure to drive in the proper lane and operating a motor vehicle without a license. He was scheduled to appear in Torrington Superior Court on July 27.
On July 27 at approximately 10:30 p.m. Troop B responded to a report of an active disturbance on Dug Road in Sharon. The male party, Alexander Lotocki De Vellgost, 69, of Sharon had fled the scene, but was found to be the primary aggressor according to the report. He was later found and charged with disorderly conduct and assault in the third degree. He was scheduled to appear in Torrington Superior Court on July 28.
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