Maine

Belfast, Maine

Woman arrested after trying to ram police

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Belfast police said they arrested a Maine woman who tried to ram an officer after she became agitated while waiting at a credit union to get money for diapers. Deanna Lenfest, 34, is facing charges of criminal mischief, driving to endanger, disorderly conduct, and refusing to submit to arrest. Belfast Police Chief Michael McFadden said Lenfest tried to ram an officer who responded to tellers at a Downeast Credit Union who reported a woman was upset Saturday. McFadden said the officer jumped out of the way but that the police cruiser sustained minor damage.

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