This is a printer-friendly version of an article from

12/08/2022 12:00 AM

Police Incident Report for Dec. 8

Police Incident Report

Sept. 29 to Oct. 5

The Guilford Courier publishes a Police Incident Report to inform residents of incidents, criminal activities, and police responses occurring in town. As those charged are presumed innocent until proven guilty, the report does not include names. It may be edited for space and content.

Thursday, Sept. 29

No arrests were made.

• Criminal mischief was investigated on Lantern Hill at 10:12 a.m. A stop sign at the intersection of Lantern Hill at Little Meadow Road was spray painted with the word “Hey” in blue spray paint. The Department of Public Works was notified to fix the sign.

• A complaint about an animal was investigated at 64 Horseshoe Road at 1:33 p.m. A caller was concerned about a coyote because children and pets were outside. Previous calls regarding the same issue were turned over to animal control.

• A complaint about fraud was reported by a resident of 41 New England Road at 1:36 p.m.

• A theft was investigated at 850 Boston Post Road at 5:47 p.m. Two generators were taken from a business.

• A domestic dispute was investigated at 7:45 p.m. Police redacted the location for privacy concerns.

Friday, Sept. 30

No arrests were made.

• A theft was investigated at 1116 Boston Post Road at 10:10 a.m. A male attempted to leave the store with a cart of energy drinks. He left the area in a white SUV, but without the merchandise.

• Fraud via identity theft was reported by a resident of 3 Hart Landing Road at 12:27 p.m. Someone applied for unemployment benefits in the complainant’s name.

Saturday, Oct. 1

• A 33-year-old woman of Whitfield Street was arrested at 11:30 a.m. and charged with violation of probation. While in custody she was also charged with failure to appear in the second degree on the strength of an outstanding warrant.

• A domestic dispute was investigated at 12:46 a.m. Police redacted the location for privacy concerns.

• Harassment (via phone calls) was investigated at 100 Village Walk at 6:15 p.m.

• Criminal mischief was investigated at 259 Old Whitfield Street at 11:06 p.m. The complainant’s house was egged.

• Threatening was investigated on the 2300 Block of Boston Post Road at 4:12 p.m.

Sunday, Oct. 2 - Monday, Oct. 3

No arrests were made.

Tuesday, Oct. 4

No arrests were made.

• Fraud was reported by a resident of 120 Saw Mill Road at 10:05 a.m.

• A report of sudden death/bodies found was investigated at 1439 Little Meadow Road at 6:24 p.m.

Wednesday, Oct. 5

No arrests were made.

• Harassment (via phone calls) was investigated on Decatur Avenue at 12:05 p.m.

• A theft was investigated at 2311 Boston Post Road at 3:16 p.m. Used cooking oil was stolen.

• Harassment was investigated at 2624 Durham Road at 2:04 p.m. The complainant reported being harassed by a former client.

• A theft was investigated at Guilford Commons, 1919 Boston Post Road, at 4:13 p.m. The manager of Fresh Market called police to state that they had just terminated the employment of their front-end manager due to theft and they wanted to make a formal police report about the incident.

• Police received multiple calls reporting the theft of a propane tank left behind a silver Volvo outside St. George Catholic Church, 33 Whitfield Street. Police learned that the propane tank belonged to Chapter One Restaurant employees who moved the tank out of the roadway.

The Guilford Police Department installs children’s car seats free for the asking. Call 203-453-8061 for information. The Guilford Police Department operates an anonymous tip line to report any criminal suspicious activity for investigation at 203-453-8240.

Senior correspondent Jason J. Marchi compiles the Police Incident Report.