Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office: Three arrests

Tue, 08/11/2020 - 12:45pm

    Sheriff Todd Brackett reports the following:

    The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office responded to 237 calls for service for the period of Aug. 4 to Aug. 11. Year to date, LCSO has responded to 7,456 calls for service.


    Lena G. Milligan, 55, of Lisbon was issued a summons Aug. 5 for Motor Vehicle Speeding: 30+ MPH Over Speed Limit, on Route 1 Edgecomb, by Deputy Michael Godin.

    William C.  Churchill, Jr., 55, of Somerville was issued a summons Aug. 8 for Assault, on Patricktown Road, Somerville, by Detective Scott Hayden.

    Tyler P. Ciciotte, 23, of South Bristol was issued summonses Aug. 10 for Operating after Suspension – Accident with Injury and Leaving the Scene of a Motor Vehicle Accident, on McFarland Cove Road, South Bristol, by Deputy Andrew Miner.


    Thomas C. Lailer, 20, of Bremen was arrested Aug. .5 for Domestic Violence Assault, on Medomak Road, Bremen, by Sgt. Ronald Rollins.

    Shawn A. Arbogast, 27, of Damariscotta was arrested Aug. 6 for Domestic Violence Aggravated Assault, on South Road, Damariscotta, by Deputy Jerold Winslow.

    Jeremy T. Griffin, 29, of Waldoboro was arrested Aug. 9 on a Lincoln County District Court warrant for Criminal Mischief and Violating Conditions of Release, on Campground Road, Nobleboro, by Deputy Chad Gilbert.


    On Aug. 5, an accident occurred on Indian Road in Dresden involving Wade H. Phillips, 72, of McKinney, Texas. Mr. Phillips was operating his 2012 Ford southbound when he stated an animal ran into the roadway and he swerved to avoid it. This occurred at a very sharp curve in the road and he was unable to stop. As a result, he drove straight at the curve, going off the road and rolling down an embankment. His vehicle then rolled over, striking trees and branches, before coming to a stop on its roof. Deputy Matthew Ryan was the investigating officer.

    On Aug. 5, an accident occurred on Route 1 in Edgecomb involving Karter S. Billingslea, 22, of Friendship and Ella C. Yentsch, 18, of Kennebunk. Mr. Billingslea was operating his 2006 Chevrolet Cobalt southbound and started to turn left into a parking lot, however, noticed an approaching vehicle traveling northbound and swerved back to the right, staying in his lane. Ms. Yentsch was operating her 2012 Toyota Camry behind Billingslea’s vehicle and swerved out around his vehicle to avoid hitting him, once the northbound vehicle went by them. Mr. Billingslea turned left once the vehicle traveling northbound passed him and as he did, he struck Yentsch’s vehicle, who was now passing him on the left. Detective Terry Michaud was the investigating officer.

    On Aug. 6, an accident occurred on Thayer Road in Whitefield involving Erica L. Gomez, 40, of Pittston. Ms. Gomez was operating her 2020 Toyota Camry southbound when she swerved to miss an animal. As a result, she went off the roadway on the left side and struck a tree. Deputy Michael Godin was the investigating officer.

    On Aug. 8, an accident occurred on Waldoboro Road in Jefferson involving Janice L. Frizzell, 58, of Boothbay and Ralph Pendexter, 64, of Rockland. Ms. Frizzell was operating her 2020 Chevrolet Silverado westbound when she began making a left hand turn into a parking lot. Mr. Pendexter was operating his 2010 Nissan Sentra eastbound and did not have time to stop and collided with Frizzell’s vehicle. Deputy Matthew Ryan was the investigating officer.

    On Aug. 8, an accident occurred on Gardiner Road in Dresden involving Peggy S. Crippen, 54, of Newport. Ms. Crippen was operating her 2017 Toyota Rav4 southbound when a deer entered the roadway and was struck.  Deputy Jerold Winslow was the investigating officer.