Beacon Police Blotter

Select incidents from Dec. 29 to Jan. 11

Beacon officers handled 565 calls, including 18 auto crashes, 13 domestic disputes and nine welfare checks.

Saturday, Dec. 30

3:30 p.m. – Caller to headquarters reported jewelry missing from residence.

8 p.m. – Caller on Lydia Drive reported package stolen from porch.

Sunday, Dec. 31

12:35 a.m. – Fight broken up on Main Street.

Monday, Jan. 1

11:30 a.m. – Landlord/tenant dispute reported on Main Street. Both parties spoken to.

Tuesday, Jan. 2

2:35 p.m. – After a traffic stop on South Avenue, Jarrell Brown, 25, of Wappingers Falls was charged with aggravated unlicensed operation and possession of marijuana.

5:05 p.m. – A hit-and-run crash was reported on South Avenue.

Thursday, Jan. 4

11:45 a.m. – Nicholas Anderson, 25, of Beacon was charged with menacing a police officer, resisting arrest, menacing and obstruction of governmental administration. Aaron Anderson, 55, of Beacon was charged with aggravated harassment and obstruction of governmental administration.

Friday, Jan. 5

1:30 p.m. – A burglary was reported on Willow Street.

Saturday, Jan. 6

2:45 p.m. – Jonathan Sierra-Maldonado, 32, of Beacon was charged with petit larceny.

3 p.m. – A hit-and-run crash was reported on Main Street.

Sunday, Jan. 7

12:05 a.m. – Caller reported disorderly individual at Main Street business.

12:45 a.m. – An assault was reported on Main Street.

1:30 a.m. – After a report of a fight on Main Street, Jared Damon, 24, of Covington, Kentucky, was charged with disorderly conduct, resisting arrest and obstruction of governmental administration.

9 a.m. – Caller on Leonard Street reported damage to building.

Monday, Jan. 8

11:30 a.m. – Caller on Main Street reported front license plate stolen.

3:30 p.m. – Drug activity reported on Mattewan Road.

8 p.m. – After a report of a burglary on North Chestnut Street, Chad Currier, 30, of Beacon was charged with burglary and resisting arrest.

Tuesday, Jan. 9

4:30 a.m. – After a report of a suspicious auto on Dennings Avenue, George Duran, 20, of Beacon was charged with possession of marijuana.

3 p.m. – After a traffic stop on West Main Street, Andrew Rodriguez, 19, of Beacon was charged with possession of marijuana.

5 p.m. – Liam Green-Arnone, 18, of Beacon was charged with assault, criminal mischief and criminal obstruction of breathing.

Thursday, Jan. 11

1:30 p.m. – Caller on East Main Street reported graffiti.

1:40 p.m. – After a traffic stop on Route 9D, Robert McCullum, 23, of Beacon was charged with no/expired inspection certificate and having a prescription controlled substance outside its original container. Tyree Burns, 21, of Beacon was charged with possession of marijuana.

2 p.m. – Assault reported on Main Street.

Editor’s Note: If you are named in this blotter, and the charges were dismissed or reduced, or if you were acquitted, please e-mail editor@highlandscurrent.com. We will verify and add a note to the entry. It is helpful if you provide documentation.
Did you find this article useful or informative? Please consider a donation to support our work. Even $5 a month, charged automatically to your credit card, would be terrific. We are able to provide this website and our weekly print paper free to the community -- and pay our writers, photographers and editors for their hard work -- because of the generosity of readers like you.

What Do You Think?

The Current welcomes comments on its coverage and local issues. Submissions are selected by the editor to provide a variety of opinions and voices, and all are subject to editing for accuracy, clarity and length. We ask that writers remain civil and avoid personal attacks. Submissions must include your first and last name (no pseudonyms), as well as a valid email address. Please allow up to 24 hours for an approved submission to be posted. All online comments may also appear in print.

Your email address will not be published.