An arrest or summons does not constitute a finding of guilt. An individual charged with a crime is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty at criminal proceedings.

Law enforcement officials with the Belfast Police Department reported the following between June 16 and June 22.

June 10 (late entry)
At about 6:30 P.M., Gerald W. Whitcomb, 83, of Waldo was traveling north on Waldo Avenue. Kevin A. Winslow, 29, of Belfast was parked on the side of Waldo Avenue by the northbound lane. Whitcomb misjudged the space between the center line and Winslow’s car, and struck Winslow’s 2000 Ford pickup. Damage to Whitcomb’s 2001 Buick four-door was estimated at $2,000, while damage to Winslow’s truck was estimated at $500.

June 14 (late entry)
Cheryl Jack, 50, of Belfast was summoned for criminal trespass.

June 15 (late entry)
Priscilla York, 53, of Belfast was summoned for speeding 39 mph in a 25 mph zone on Waldo Avenue.

A 16-year-old girl was summoned for leaving the scene of a property damage accident that occurred on June 11. She was also summoned for carrying passengers beyond interim license restriction.

June 17
Shayna L. Lee, 21, of Belfast was summoned for harassment by telephone.

A motorcyclist was involved in a single-vehicle accident at about 5:10 p.m on the northbound Waldo Avenue off-ramp of Route 1 when his motorcycle hit an uneven portion of the off-ramp. Anthony G. Centrella, 31, of Massapequa, N.Y., was approaching the off-ramp when his front tire hit the edge of an uneven section of the pavement. He lost control of his motorcycle, slid and hit a curb.

According to police reports, one and a half inches of pavement had been removed from the surface of the off-ramp and had been marked by the a construction company to distinguish the uneven pavement. The operator told police he did not feel the area was marked well enough, stating that the the barrel used to mark the uneven pavement was too far back, and that he did not see the uneven pavement until he hit. Emergency responders treated Centrella for minor injuries to his left shoulder and left leg. Damage to his 2007 Kawasaki motorcycle was estimated at $800. Officer Brian Lunt, who responded to the scene of the accident, reported that arrangements by the construction company were made to improve the marking of the uneven pavement. He said orange barrels were set up on the edge of the cut pavement.

June 18
Dawn M. Dinsmore, 19, of Belfast was summoned for harassment at Family Dollar on Main Street.

June 21
Renna E. Smith, 18, of Belfast was summoned for speeding 34 mph in a 25 mph zone on High Street.

Leslie M. Greenleaf, 48, of Prospect was summoned for failing to stop at a stop sign.

June 22
Claude H. White, 48, of Searsport was arrested and charged with operating under the influence, unlawful use/possession of inhalants, and failing to stop at a stop sign.