Warren police logs: Panhandling, a loose cow and drunk drivers
A bike was reported stolen on Main Street.
A Cranberry Lane woman asked police how to go about getting a restraining order.
Police were called to Asylum Road for an animal complaint.
A caller from Company Street told police she was talking on the phone with a friend when suddenly, her friend screamed and the line went dead. Police checked it out; apparently a friend of the woman who hung up startled the caller. She was OK.
Tuesday, Feb. 26
A caller complained about cinder blocks in the breakdown lane on Arlington Avenue.
A Vernon Street resident reported the theft of a key.
Wednesday, Feb. 27
Police got a call about a man sleeping in a trailer on Child Street.
Police got a call about a man panhandling on Main Street.
A loose cow was spotted on Barton Avenue.
A Market Street resident called police after seeing an American flag flying upside down on a neighbor's pole. An inverted flag is a symbol for distress, but police found otherwise; the flag was wrapped around the pole upside down, evidently due to wind and rain.
Joseph Paul Santos, 44, of 348 Child St., first floor ,was arrested on two bench warrants issued from Sixth Division District Court in Providence.
A suspicious person sitting in a parked car on Taddy Avenue was just waiting for a friend.
Ryan Vazquez, 27, of 140 Market St., was arrested on a warrant and charged with larceny under $1,500.
Police received a complaint about an animal on Market Street. There was no further detail in the log.
Sandra P. Milhomens, 36, of 45 Mason St., was charged with domestic simple assault/battery and domestic disorderly conduct, after police wer called to her home at 9:11 p.m. for a domestic disturbance.
Friday, March 1
The driver of a suspicious car parked on Water Street at 12:44 a.m. was waiting on a friend.
A Dyer Street woman reported receiving harassing telephone calls.
Police were called out to Serpentine Road for a car that got stuck in the mud.
Police got a complaint that a U-Haul truck was blocking Lyndon Street.
A caller reported possible drug activity on Kelly Street.
A Johnson Street resident complained about a car parked on the wrong side of the road.
Police received a complaint about a firearm stolen from a car parked on Laurel Lane.
Roger A. Turner, 59, of 24 Third St., Apt. 101, was arrested on a bench warrant issued from Sixth Division District Court in Providence.
A caller from Davis Street reported barking dogs.
Saturday, March 2
A Child Street resident complained about a man rummaging through a Dumpster.
Police got a complaint that someone was making a lot of noise on Market Street.
The animal control officer found a dog running loose on Child Street and returned it to its owner on Brown Street.
Police got a call about a man creating a disturbance on a RIPTA bus headed into town.
Max Erikhman, 28, of Barrington, was charged with driving in possession of controlled substances and possession of marijuana, first offense, after police pulled him over on Metacom Avenue at 3:27 p.m.
A caller reported seeing three wild turkeys in the middle of Metacom Avenue.
Michael C. Mello, 37, of 146 Main St., second floor, was arrested on a warrant for domestic simple assault/battery and domestic disorderly conduct.
A caller told police that a female acquaintance on Davis Street was highly intoxicated and had gotten behind the wheel of an SUV. Police responded to Davis Street, where the call originated, and learned that the woman had given up the keys and was spending the night there with a friend.
Police received a call about a man in a Patriots T-shirt panhandling on Child Street. No word on whether he was collecting for Tom Brady's new contract.
Edward L. Pacheco, 61, of 22 Vernon St., was arrested on a warrant for domestic simple assault/battery and domestic disorderly conduct.
Michael Smothers, 57, of 32 Third St., Apt. 110, 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 Kickemuit Road at 11:45 p.m.
Sunday, March 3
Police patrolling Oak Street came across a man sleeping behind the wheel of his running car. They looked in on him, noted that he was drunk, and contacted his parents, who took him home.
The animal control officer received a call about an injured hawk on Lee Drive. She checked it out; the bird was not injured.
Police were called to a verbal disturbance on Ellis Avenue.
Jonathan M. Longo, 23, of 9 Brady St., was arrested on a Sixth Division District Court bench warrant.
A Vernon Street resident complained to police about an experience purchasing an item off Craigslist.
Monday, March 4
Police got a call about a person sleeping on a loading dock on Child Street.