Police: Gravestones damaged in Warren
A Market Street woman called police at 4:03 a.m. to complain that a man in a car parked outside a neighbor's home was beeping his horn repeatedly.
Rings were reported stolen from a Warren Avenue resident's home.
A Paul Court woman told police she was nervous about the impending arrival of a package in her mail. She said she would call back if need be.
A caller reported being harassed by an ex-brother in law.
Tuesday, Dec. 11
A Water Street resident complained about a trash truck making noise at 5:23 a.m.
Karen King, 40, of Bristol, was charged with writing fraudulent checks under $1,500, a misdemeanor.
A caller told police about a pickup truck driving erratically on Child Street.
A caller told police that a blue sedan struck a pedestrian on Main Street, and then fled. Police were unable to locate either.
A caller found a hypodermic needle at the corner of Market and Redmond streets.
Wednesday, Dec. 12
A suspicious truck spotted on Main Street at 2:13 a.m. was being driven by an employee of a repossession company; he was looking for a car ordered repossessed.
A Main Street resident told police that his next door neighbors came by and asked for money.
A Main Street resident reported receiving harassing phone calls.
Police were called to a domestic dispute on Market Street.
Thursday, Dec. 13
A caller told police about a man sleeping in his car, parked in a Metacom Avenue parking lot. Police checked it out and found the man drunk; he said he was waiting for a ride, and that the car would remain parked.
A Davis Street woman told police that a neighbor entered her apartment without permission.
A Brownell Street resident reported spotting a boat dangerously close to shore. Authorities checked it out but found nothing.
The animal control officer tended to an injured swan on Schoolhouse Road.
An Ellis Avenue resident said a man was walking around the neighborhood taking photographs.
A caller reported having an issue with a catalog she received in the mail.
Friday, Dec. 14
A possible drunk driver was spotted on Arlington Avenue.
Another injured swan call came in from Schoolhouse Road.
A Kelly Street resident reported a trespasser.
Saturday, Dec. 15
A suspicious car parked in the lot of a Market Street restaurant was OK, police learned; the driver pulled over to use the phone.
Police were called to a fight in a Davis Street apartment.
A woman told police that she asked her husband to leave their Metacom Avenue home after he came home drunk.
A domestic dispute was called in from a Child Street home.
Police were asked to remove an unwanted man from a King Street home.
Police received a complaint about shots being fired off Birch Swamp Road.
Police got a call about a possible drunk driver on Fatima Drive. They checked it out; the driver was sober.
Two neighbors on Market Street got into a row, and the police were called in.
Headstones were reported damaged at St. Mary of the Bay Cemetery on Vernon Street. According to police, it wasn't vandalism, but an accident; a man cutting the grass there recently knocked over several headstones. Officials hadn't yet replaced them, an officer said.
An erratic driver was reported on Ellis Avenue.
A Miller Street woman called police to report the theft of a $400 necklace. She called back a few minutes later to report finding it on her stairs.
Jennifer L. Barney, 27, of Rumford, was arrested on a bench warrant issued by Sixth Division District Court in Providence.
A Davis Street woman was assaulted by a neighbor, she told police.
Sunday, Dec. 16
Beth M. Brunelle, 49, of Attleboro, was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, first offense; BAC .15 or greater, after police pulled her over at 3:07 a.m. on Arlington Avenue.
A Child Street man called police after someone knocked on the door at 3:54 a.m. Turns out the visitor had the wrong house.
Loud music was reported in a Wood Street apartment at 3:56 a.m.
A Child Street resident reported receiving harassing phone calls.