Westport Police: Drugs, switchblade possession charged

Westport Police: Drugs, switchblade possession charged


westport-police-station - stockimageMonday, July 8

A break-in was reported in the 1031 block of Main Road at 7:33 a.m

Tuesday, July 9

After a 12:19 p.m. motor vehicle stop on American Legion Highway, police charged Robert K. DeMello, 19, of Tiverton, with possession of a Class A drug with intent to distribute, carrying a dangerous weapon (switchblade), and driving with a suspended license.

Wednesday, July 10

Police stopped a vehicle on State Road at Bower Avenue at 2:35 p.m. and charged driver Marquis A. Teixeira, 23, of Fall River, with driving an uninsured vehicle with revoked registration and suspended license. He was also arrested on a warrant.

Thursday, July 11

Chelsea K. Mancini, 22, of 19 Beeden Road, Westport, was arrested on a warrant after an 8:58 a.m. motor vehicle stop on State Road at Beeden Road.

At 12:27 p.m., Marc C. Messier, 24, of 11A Benoit St., Westport, was charged with violating an abuse prevention order.