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Middlebury Police Log: Middlebury man stopped for speed, cited for DUI

MIDDLEBURY — Middlebury police cited Joshua J. Litch, 22, of Middlebury for driving under the influence, second offense, following a stop for speeding on Court Street Extension on Aug. 16. Police alleged Litch was clocked at 70 miles per hour, 20 mph above the posted limit.
Litch declined to submit to an evidentiary breath test, according to police.
In other action last week, Middlebury police:
•  Received a report of a person allegedly following another person in a Court Street Extension store on Aug. 10. Police have a photo of a suspect and are investigating the matter.
•  Interviewed a woman on Aug. 10 who said she’d been approached twice in recent days by a man who had inquired about one of her friends who he said he “likes watching.”
•  Successfully revived a woman who had overdosed on opiates at a Court Street location on Aug. 11. Police administered the pharmaceutical Narcan, and Middlebury Regional EMS took the woman to Porter Hospital.
•  Were informed on Aug. 11 that someone had stolen a Black Lives Matter sign from a Case Street property sometime the previous weekend.
•  Investigated the alleged theft of cash from an unlocked vehicle on Gorham Lane on Aug. 11.
•  Received a report of a vehicle leaving the scene of an accident on Court Street on Aug. 11.
•  Served a temporary restraining order on Aug. 12 on a person not wanted at a North Pleasant Street home.
•  Tended to a juvenile problem on College Street on Aug. 12.
•  Cited Daniel Devoid, 27, of Bristol for driving under the influence, following a stop on Court Street on Aug. 13.
•  Received a complaint about customers allegedly not wearing masks inside a Macintyre Lane store on Aug. 13.
•  Interviewed a local man who on Aug. 13 said he’s been getting prank calls from people alleging his cows are loose on Quarry Road.
•  Served a no-trespass order on Aug. 14 on a man who was barred from a Munson Road home.
•  Assisted an East Middlebury resident who reported having been the victim of online credit card fraud on Aug. 14.
•  Investigated a traffic accident, with minor injuries, on East Main Street on Aug. 14.
•  Received a report of someone writing graffiti on the Addison County Transit Resources bus shelter off Academy Street on Aug. 14.
•  Received a report of a vehicle leaving the scene of an accident on Court Street on Aug. 14.
•  Helped a man who was having mental health issues near the intersection of Route 7 North and Exchange Street on Aug. 15.
•  Responded to a domestic disturbance at a Peterson Terrace home on Aug. 16.
•  Investigated a report of a loud party at a Shannon Street home at 10:17 p.m. on Aug. 16. Police said at least some of the partygoers weren’t complying with the state’s social distancing mandates.
•  Assisted a disoriented man on Schoolhouse Hill Road on Aug. 16.
•  Responded to a loud family argument at a Weybridge Street home on Aug. 16.

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