• Sept. 23: A Collins Way resident reported an adult assaulted her 7-year-old son. The adult has been identified and charges are pending.

• Sept. 24: Dixfield police responded with family members to check on a despondent person to ensure they were safe. The officer offered assistance and resources.

• Sept. 25: Renee H. Speranza, 26, of Dixfield was arrested on a warrant, unable to make bail and taken to the Oxford County Jail.

• Sept. 26: Dixfield police took a complaint of gross sexual assault. The case is being investigated.

• Oct. 1: Dixfield officers responded to a complaint of an overdose. Officers assisted at the scene until rescue arrived and notified Maine Drug Enforcement.

• Oct. 2: Police responded to a call for an assist with Dexter police in their investigation into possession of an illegal amount of marijuana. Leads from the case have opened a Dixfield case for possible drug charges.

• Oct. 4: A vehicle accident occurred at Irving Forest Products between a 2003 Buick operated and parked by Kevin Garneau of Rumford and a 2013 Toyota driven by Matthew Thurston of Carthage. Thurston was backing up and backed into Garneau’s vehicle, causing minimal damage.

• Oct. 5: A High Street resident reported the theft of money from their residence. The case is being investigated.

• Oct. 6: Police responded to a complaint of a citizen dispute to find juveniles who had been fighting. The case is being investigated.

• Oct. 7: Police responded to a complaint of a group of juveniles fighting. This case is being investigated with possible charges pending.

• Oct. 7: Police responded to a report of a domestic disturbance. After investigating, the parties were separated.

• Oct. 8: Police responded to a personal injury accident on Canton Point Road with multiple injuries. Zachary Brown, 19, of Mexico was operating a 1998 Dodge pickup and failed to negotiate a curve in the road, leaving the road and rolling the vehicle. Brown, Celena Ryan, 20, of Readfield and Christopher Doiron, 18, of Jay were taken to Rumford Hospital with injuries. Griffyn Smith, 19, of Dixfield denied injury. Brown was charged with operating under the influence. Blood draw result pending.

• Oct. 8: Christopher Doiron, 18, of Jay, summonsed for violation of conditions of release with a Nov. 13 court date at Rumford Court.

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Dixfield police log


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