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Evidence seized by Portsmouth police during the search Friday.

Portsmouth men charged with making hash oil

Portsmouth men charged with making hash oil

PORTSMOUTH — Two local men were arrested Friday and charged with manufacturing a controlled substance: butane hash oil or butane honey oil (BHO), also commonly referred to as DABS in Portsmouth. Portsmouth police executed two search warrants on Friday based on a month-long drug investigation, according to Detective Sgt. Michael Arnold. Timothy Banville, 29, of 112

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Police: Portsmouth man inhaled from whipped cream containers

PORTSMOUTH — Here are some highlights from the Portsmouth police log from over the past week. Wednesday, March 18 Kasandra C. Vandenbergh, 24, of 149 Bristol Ferry Road, was charged with driving while intoxicated (first offense) and refusal to submit to a chemical test. Police responded shortly after midnight to a report of a fight


Portsmouth man arrested for possession of child porn

PORTSMOUTH — A 19-year-old local man was arrested today and charged with possession of child pornography. Dylan Mello of 24 Child St. was arrested by members of the R.I. State Police Computer Crimes Unit/ Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Force and the Portsmouth Police Department. The arrest was announced today by Col. Steven G. O’Donnell,

Many residents are having trouble keeping up with their shoveling as well as finding places to throw the snow. This photo was taken Monday morning along East Main Road, with St. Paul's Episcopal Church in the background. Photo by Jim McGaw.

Portsmouth fire chief: Keep vents clear

PORTSMOUTH — As we wait for spring and try to stave off bouts of snow rage, the town is reminding residents to take extra precautions to keep safe during the cold spell. Fire Chief Michael Cranson wants residents to make sure their carbon monoxide detectors are working properly and to keep all vents cleared of

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Man loses aerial drone over Sakonnet Bridge

Here are some highlights from the Portsmouth police report from over the past week. Thursday, Feb. 12 A 68-year-old Fall River man told police that he had lost his unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), or drone, which he had been flying from the Sakonnet River Bridge bike path. The man said he lost contact with the