On February 1, 2020, at approximately 12:00 am, Lakeville Police officers were investigating an attempted breaking and entering on Clear Pond Road. While on the scene, a Lakeville Police officer and cruiser were struck by a motor vehicle. The Officer was entering his cruiser when the crash occurred.
The operator of the vehicle was identified as 21-year-old Hannah Rink of Middleboro who was arrested and charged with the following:
- Operating Under the Influence of Alcohol
- Operating to Endanger
- Impeded Operation
Rink will be arraigned in Wareham District Court on Monday, February 3rd.
The Lakeville Police officer was transported to Good Samaritan Hospital in Brockton where he was treated for non-life threatening injuries and later released.