MEXICO — The Mexico Police Department responded to 49 incidents in the past week, including the following:

At 4:43 p.m. March 2, police responded to a call from a man in Auburn saying his fiancee was being held against her will in a home in Mexico. Police Chief Roy Hodsdon said officials were able to remove the woman from the house without incident and place her in a “safe location” as an investigation is done.


* On March 1, a 1998 Cadillac driven by Olga M. Todd, 41, of Mexico was exiting a driveway and a 2001 Chevrolet driven by Russell Poulin, 55, of Rumford collided on Main Street. Neither driver was injured, and both vehicles received minor damage.


* A Harlow Hill resident reported at 11:28 a.m. March 1 that someone stole an undisclosed amount of money from their home. Hodsdon said the theft likely occurred during the winter and is under investigation.

* An Osgood Avenue resident reported at 10:45 a.m. Feb. 27 that someone stole $100 worth of prescription medications from their home. Hodsdon said police have suspects.

* Members of the Mexico Trailblazers snowmobile club reported at 7:47 p.m. Feb. 24 that sometime Feb. 23, someone broken into the clubhouse on Poplar Hill Road, stole the propane gaslights and copper piping. Police have a suspect, Hodsdon said.

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