Bristol PD: Fight at Mt. Hope ends in three teen arrests

Posted 11/11/22

Bristol police responded to a fight at Mt. Hope High School and assisted on multiple deer-related calls between Oct. 31 and Nov. 6, 2022.

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Bristol PD: Fight at Mt. Hope ends in three teen arrests


Monday, Oct. 31
A complaint of trespassing was logged on Wood Street at 11:19 a.m.

A Sowams Drive resident reported they had cryptocurrency stolen via the internet at 12:35 p.m.

Items were reported stolen from a trailer on Congregational Street at 1:13 p.m.

Fraudulent checks were reported on Broadcommon Road at 1:29 p.m.

An injured deer was reported in the turning lane near Robin Drive and Metacom Avenue at 6:50 p.m. DEM was notified that it should be removed prior to the morning route of the school bus.

Police searched for a group of juveniles on Metacom Avenue at 8:26 p.m. who were reportedly throwing rocks.

Tuesday, Nov. 1
Bristol fire-marine rescue personnel helped assist during a boat fire off Gould Island at 9:29 a.m.

An excessive noise reported in the area of Belltower Plaza on Metacom Avenue, suspected to be coming from a van at 4:36 p.m., was actually coming from two domesticated birds inside.

Wednesday, Nov. 2
A call came in reporting smoke near Ferry Road and Lower Ferry Road at 7:34 a.m. It was reported shortly after by the caller that it was the result of two vehicles doing burn-outs, that had since left the area.

Another injured deer possibly struck by a car was reported in the area of Hope Street and North Farm Drive at 8:31 p.m. but police couldn’t locate the animal.

Thursday, Nov. 3
Police responded to a fight at Roger Williams University at 2:20 a.m. with an unknown number of people involved. The fighters were dispersed and no trespassed from the school by college public safety officers.

Three teenagers were arrested at Mt. Hope High School at 8:52 a.m. following a fight. A 14-year-old, and 16-year-old were charged with disorderly conduct, and a 15-year-old was charged with simple assault and/or battery and disorderly conduct.

Police responded to the Reynolds School Administration building on High Street at 8:54 a.m. for the report of a parent yelling at staff. She was dispersed from the scene.

Animal control performed a wellbeing check on a donkey on Dawn Hill Road at 9:30 a.m. — they reported it was fine.

Graffiti at the skate park near the Bristol Recreation Sports Complex on Asylum Road was reported at 9:37 a.m.

The larceny of a compressor was reported on Wood Street at 11:43 a.m.

Friday, Nov. 4
Police dispersed six individuals from near State and Third Streets at 1:09 a.m.

A caller reported that there were juveniles on a go-kart heading north on Hope Street near the Bristol County Medical Center at 7:10 p.m. The police caught up to the vehicle.

A report came in at 11:11 p.m. that said there were three vehicles driving in the grass and loitering on Mt. Hope Farm property, but they were gone when police arrived.

Saturday, Nov. 5
A motor vehicle accident near Hope and Franklin Streets at 9:56 a.m. resulted in multiple parties being transported to the hospital.

Sunday, Nov. 6
Police responded to a report that there was a woman standing on the side of the Mt. Hope Bridge at 9:45 a.m. She was reportedly picked up by a motorist.

A caller reported that there was a man yelling at people running in Colt State Park while driving in a truck at 10:13 a.m. Police searched the area and advised the party of the complaint.

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