Warren man charged with child abuse
Police got a call about a man and woman arguing on Main Street.
A man brought in a bag containing an unknown white powder that someone had left on his doorstep.
William Dubuque, 35, of Bristol, was charged with possession of Schedule I-V drugs after police were called to Main Street at 10:59 a.m. for a report of men yelling. Police said Mr. Dubuque and another man were in the parking lot, arguing over a cell phone, when officers arrived. Both appeared to be under the influence of some kind of drug, and an officer saw a pill bottle in Mr. Dubuque's front shirt pocket. Asking to see it, the officer noted that the prescription was in someone else's name, and the bottle contained several different types of pills.
A Harris Avenue man told police that lawn equipment was stolen from his shed.
Police spotted what appeared to be an abandoned car driven partially into the woods on Touisset Road.
A Market Street caller noticed a black car with white stripe driving back and forth repeatedly.
Bryan G. Machado, 28, of 5 Hanley Lane, was cited for driving after the denial, suspension or revocation of his license, after police pulled him over on Arlington Avenue at 3:57 p.m.
David A. Wyatt, 44, of 95 High St., was cited for driving after the denial, suspension or revocation of his license, after police pulled him over on Main Street at 5:11 p.m.
A caller reported that someone left a box full of kittens at the corner of Child and Brady streets. They were picked up by the animal control officer.
A caller on Miller Street reported seeing the beam of a flashlight inside a vacant house nearby.
Several people were reported fighting on Union Street.
Tuesday, August 21
A Thompson Street man told police that someone slashed his tires.
Two bikes were stolen from the basement of a Warren Avenue home.
A caller found a syringe on Ellis Avenue and called police.
A swan walked into the middle of traffic on Child Street, by the reservoir, before waddling back into the water.
Police told a Kinnicutt Avenue man to extinguish a backyard fire he'd started without a permit from the fire chief.
A Main Street man reported receiving harassing text messages from a roommate.
A man asked for a police escort to the home he shared with his wife so he could pick up some of his belongings.
A Wood Street woman told police that her neighbor threatened her.
A Seaview Avenue resident reported the theft of three pieces of diamond jewelry more than a year earlier.
A Cranberry Lane woman said she'd received disturbing texts from her ex-husband.
Loud music was reported on Market Street at 5:41 p.m.
Garrett Hajder, 32, of Swansea, was cited for driving after the denial, suspension or revocation of his license, after police pulled him over on Child Street at 6:07 p.m.
A Federal Street man reported being assaulted, but chose not to pursue the matter.
A Thompson Street woman reported being harassed.
Wednesday, August 22
Janice Krystal Lahai, 20, of Bristol, was charged with driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol, first offense, and refusal to submit to a chemical test, after police pulled her over at Main Street and Coomer Avenue at 2:28 a.m.
Police got a call that a Davis Street resident had strung a clothes line between two No Parking signs. Police spoke to the resident, who removed the line.
Police got a call that a dog was chasing swans on Serpentine Road.
An employee at a Metacom Avenue store told police that two kids took an energy drink without paying. Police caught up with the two on Seymour Street and brought them back to the store; however, the manager chose not to pursue the case.
A forged prescription was spotted at CVS on Metacom Avenue.
A Warren Avenue man reported that his neighbor made "menacing" statements.
A Water Street man told police that his daughter ran away.
A caller from Croade Street reported people fighting.
An erratic driver was reported on Metacom Avenue.
Donaria M. Amaral, 48, of 126 Child St., second floor, was charged with false reporting to obtain controlled substances, after police got a call from CVS Pharmacy on Metacom Avenue that a woman at the drive-through window had a possible forged prescription.
People were reported arguing in a Wood Street apartment.
Police received a call from Hezekiah Drive that a bird was in the house.
Police were called to Cutler Street for an assault.
Friday, August 24
A loud music call came in from Child Street at 2:39 a.m.
Christopher J. Fasano, 46, of Cranston, was cited for driving after the denial, suspension or revocation of his license, after police pulled him over on Market Street at 9 a.m.
Matthew Medeiros, 23, of Bristol, was charged with second degree child abuse, domestic simple assault/battery and domestic disorderly conduct. Police said the charges came after Bristol police, who had just arrested Mr. Medeiros on different charges, reached out to Warren and reported that an alleged victim in their case also alleged being assaulted by Mr. Medeiros in Warren. "A child was also injured in his tirade with the woman," Warren police said.
A Broad Street resident reported being harassed by a neighbor.
A black mountain bike was reported stolen from behind a Main Street business.
A caller from Collins Circle reported an injured bunny.
Saturday, August 25
A loud music hall came in from Harris Avenue at 2:28 a.m.
A resident reported the theft of a wallet and keys left parked on Market Street overnight.
A caller found a syringe on Kickemuit Road.
A Park Street woman found a bicycle abandoned in her yard and called police.
A Broad Street woman reported being stalked by a neighbor.
Charles R. McCarten, 49, of 15 Cutler St. Apt. 12, was charged with driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol, first offense, and refusal to submit to a chemical test, after police pulled him over on Metacom Avenue at 9:39 p.m.
Michael Vincent James Fasano, 23, of Tamarac, Fla., was cited for driving after the denial, suspension or revocation of his license, after police pulled him over on Main Street at 11:56 p.m.
Sunday, August 26
A Scott Court man told police that someone threw leaf bags on his daughter-in-law's car.
A mother on Union Street called police to ask for some help with her unruly 10-year-old daughter.
Police arrived and advised the girl "about obeying mother."
A laptop was reported missing from a Meadow Street home.
A loud music call came in from Wheaton street at 3:24 p.m.
David Lemos, 22, of Bristol, was cited for driving after the denial, suspension or revocation of his license, after police pulled him over on Child Street at 6:03 p.m.
Timothy Dubois, 19, of East Providence, was arrested on a bench warrant issued from Sixth Division District Court in Providence.
An open burning complaint came in from Birchswamp Road.
Police received a call that several people were throwing eggs at passing cars on Metacom Avenue.
A Birchswamp Road resident reported that someone rummaged through a car and urinated on the seats.
Police were called to Palmer Avenue for an "issue" with a family member.