The East Haddam Police and the Connecticut State Police, Troop K in Colchester report the following incidents:
On Jan. 11, Sean Barry, 22, of 595 Town Street, Moodus turned himself into Troop K based on a warrant, and was arrested and charged with 4th-degree larceny by possession. Barry was released on a $500 bond and scheduled to appear at Middlesex Superior Court in Middletown on 1/22/13.
On Jan. 13 at approximately 12:43 a.m., Stanley Roland, 44, of AP Gates Road, East Haddam was traveling eastbound on Warner Road, in the area of AP Gates Road, driving a 2000 Honda CRV. Roland swerved off the roadway, striking a tree that was located just off the right-hand shoulder. Roland and his passenger, Linda Underhill, 43, of Woodville Road, Hope Valley, Rhode Island were transported to Middlesex Hospital for evaluation of their injuries. The vehicle sustained severe damage and had to be towed from the scene.
On Jan. 16, a 16-year-old driver of Haywardville Road, East Haddam was traveling westbound on Alger Road in the area of East Haddam-Colchester Tpke., operating a 2000 Toyota Camry. According to police, the driver had been trying to negotiate a left curve in the roadway when she over-corrected the vehicle, sending it into a clockwise spin. The vehicle traveled off the right side of the roadway in front of #31 Alger Road and collided with a large rock. The driver sustained minor injuries, but refused medical treatment. The vehicle had to be towed from the scene due to damages it sustained in the accident. Police issued the driver an infraction for traveling too fast for conditions.
About this column: This information is provided by city and state police by press release or culled directly from arrest reports. The accused are presumed innocent until proven guilty by a court of law.