Warren police logs: Busy New Year's


Monday, Dec. 31

Police stopped a suspicious man walking along Child Street around 1:54 a.m. The man was carrying an end table and said he was on his way to a friend's.

A woman brought in a wallet she'd found on Federal Street.

Elizabeth Rhynard, 39, of 598 Child St., was arrested and charged with violating a protective order.

Alcohol was reported stolen from a Davis Street home.

A fireworks complaint came in from Overhill Road at 6:27 p.m.

Samantha M. Stanzione, 22, of 241 Market St., third floor, was charged with simple assault or battery, disorderly conduct and resisting arrest, after police were called to a domestic disturbance on Greene Street at 8:29 p.m.

Police were called to Birchswamp Road for an intoxicated pedestrian.

Police got a call about a drunk driver on Metacom Avenue, but nothing came of it.

Police got another call about a drunk pedestrian, this time on Market Street.

A loud music call came in from Frank Court at 10:32 p.m.

Tuesday, Jan. 1

A fireworks complaint came in from Kathleen Drive at 12:09 a.m.

A loud music call came in from Main Street at 1 a.m.

Police got a call about a verbal domestic disturbance on Metacom Avenue.

An erratic driver was reported on Metacom Avenue.

Wednesday, Jan. 2

Hughie P. Purcell, 52, of Barrington, became the first person to be charged with a crime in Warren this year, when he was pulled over on Main Street at 1:29 p.m. Police charged him with driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs and refusal to submit to a chemical test.

Two juveniles reported missing from the Hugh Cole School were OK; they were picked up by a family friend.

A disobedient juvenile was reported on Water Street.

Edward T. Draper Jr., 30, of 54 Market St., third floor, was arrested on a bench warrant issued from Sixth Division District Court in Providence, after police got a call about an unwanted person at a Union Street home.

A Child Street resident asked to talk to police about family issues.

Thursday, Jan. 3

Gabriel R. Deltoro, 39, of Bristol, was charged with disorderly conduct, simple assault, possession of marijuana and resisting arrest, after police spotted him as a "suspicious" person on Market Street at 12:08 a.m. Police said that when an officer stopped to talk to him, he resisted.

A Third Street man reported that someone had been calling and texting him all night.

Police got a call about a dog loose on Touisset Road.

Stephen North, 51, of Fall River, was arrested on two bench warrants issued from Sixth Division District Court in Providence.

Emanuel D. Rodrigues, 49, of 46 Homestead Ave., was arrested on a 24-hour domestic warrant issued out of East Providence. Warren police turned him over to East Providence authorities.

A caller reported that someone was throwing toys and clothing out of a third floor window on Union Street.

A caller from Market Street told police that several people who had tried to break into a parked car had fleed north on Market.

Friday, Jan. 4

Brendan J. Malone, 26, of Swansea, was charged with reckless driving/drag racing after police pulled him over on Wilbur Avenue at 12:46 a.m.

John M. Mulligan, 62, of 58 Coomer Ave., was arrested on an East Providence arrest warrant.

Parents became suspicious when they saw a man in the woods behind the Kickemuit Middle School.

A Davis Street resident reported a stolen debit card.

A Seymour Street woman asked for police help in removing an unwanted woman from her home.

Thomas L. Bourquin, 55, of Dighton, Ma., was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs and refusal to submit to a chemical test, after police pulled him over on Market Street at 9:45 p.m.

A caller reported an unwanted person knocking on her Seymour Street door.

Saturday, Jan. 5

Police stopped an intoxicated pedestrian on Child Street just before 1:30 a.m.

A Hall Avenue woman complained that a neighbor was flashing a flashlight into her children's bedroom. The man was actually shining the light to see if items in his backyard were missing, he said.

A Homestead Avenue woman reported receiving harassing calls from her ex-boyfriend.

A Mill Street man reported receiving harassing letters.

A loud music call came in from Union Street at 5:23 p.m.

Police got a call about a drunk driver on Touisset Road. Police found the car parked in a Touisset driveway. They notified the owner of the complaint.

A Child Street resident reported telephone harassment.

Sunday, Jan. 6

A man went to police headquarters to give himself up on a warrant. Only "problem"? There was no warrant out for him.

A domestic dispute was called in from Metacom Avenue.

Police got a call that a man in a canoe was stuck in the ice on the Kickemuit River. The caller called a second time to report that the man had made it safely to shore.

Loud music was reported on Union Street at 1:06 p.m.

A Davis Street woman reported receiving a harassing Facebook message.

A man and woman were reported arguing in the middle of Mason Street.

Two suspicious cars were reported on Hezekiah Drive.

Monday, Jan. 7

A stolen credit card call came in from Metacom Avenue.

Cynthia D. Kindell, 59, of 272 Child St., was charged with making crank or obscene phone calls.

Lizbeth A. Fasca, 27, of 78 Arlington Ave., Apt. B, was charged with simple assault or battery and domestic disorderly conduct, after police were called to a domestic disturbance at her home.


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