Officers assisted a local business....
12/16/16 1520 hrs, for Immediate Relea
16, 2016 at approximately 8:00 AM Amherst Police Officers were dispatched tothe TD Bank North at 243 Triangle Street, Amherst for a report of protestors
who had chained themselves in both exterior lobbies of the business,prohibiting the flow of patrons to the bank. As a result of this incident, 4 individuals were arrested and chargedwith Trespassing.
following persons were taken into custody, without incident:
JOHNSON-KURTS, ALYSSA, 22 years of age, of Worcester VT.
OSTEN,MARC S, 54 years of age, of Amherst M
HARRISON J, 30 years of age of Northampton, MA
REED,PAXTON PAUL, 19 years if age, of Osterville MA
It is anticipated that all 4 will be arraigned in the
Eastern Hampshire District Court on Monday December 19, 2016.
Amherst Officers were assisted by the Amherst FireDepartment, the University of Massachusetts at Amherst Police Department and
the Massachusetts State Police. Allpersonnel cleared TD Bank North at approximately 2:00 PM.