Westport Police: Three arrested for drunk driving on State Road


Friday, Jan. 4

Alerted by a 911 call for a domestic disturbance, police went to Old Bedford Road at 1:12 p.m. where they arrested William J. Lord Jr., 29, of 298 Old Bedford Road, Westport, on a charge of domestic assault.

Saturday, Jan. 5

After a motor vehicle stop at 1:42 a.m. on State Road, police arrested Peter C. Tashjian, 56, of 52 Sakonnet Drive, Portsmouth, RI, of charges of drunk driving, operating to endanger, illegal U-turn, and marked lanes violation.

At 2:30 a.m., police responded to a motor vehicle accident on State Road (near 485 westbound). They would arrest Brandon M. Moniz, 31, of Fall River, on charges of drunk driving, second offense, leaving the scene of an accident with property damage, and negligent operation of a motor vehicle.

Monday, Jan. 7

A break in was reported on Drift Road at 5:03 p.m.

Tuesday, Jan. 8

Called to State Road at 4:18 p.m., Road at 7:08 p.m. for a report of an accident, police charged Ana DeMarco, 50, of Fall River, with drunk driving, negligent operation of a motor vehicle, and a marked lanes violation.



No comments on this story | Please log in to comment by clicking here
Please log in or register to add your comment

2016 by East Bay Newspapers

Barrington · Bristol · East Providence · Little Compton · Portsmouth · Prudence Island · Riverside · Rumford · Seekonk · Tiverton · Warren · Westport
Meet our staff
Jim McGaw

A lifelong Portsmouth resident, Jim graduated from Portsmouth High School in 1982 and earned a journalism degree from the University of Rhode Island in 1986. He's worked two different stints at East Bay Newspapers, for a total of 18 years with the company so far. When not running all over town bringing you the news from Portsmouth, Jim listens to lots and lots and lots of music, watches obscure silent films from the '20s and usually has three books going at once. He also loves to cook crazy New Orleans dishes for his wife of 25 years, Michelle, and their two sons, Jake and Max.