Bristol Police: Three arrests for assault, plus coyote and skunk calls

Posted 3/19/21

Bristol Police arrested three people in separate alleged assault incidents, plus fielded a handful of calls about coyotes and sick skunks.

Monday, March 8

A Bay View Avenue resident reported …

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Bristol Police: Three arrests for assault, plus coyote and skunk calls

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Bristol Police arrested three people in separate alleged assault incidents, plus fielded a handful of calls about coyotes and sick skunks.

Monday, March 8

A Bay View Avenue resident reported damage to a fence.

An officer took a report of a residents harassing neighbors on Franklin Street.

A resident on Shore Road called police to help deal with a sick raccoon at 1:59 p.m.

After responding to a report of a woman yelling from a Metacom Avenue apartment at 5:35 p.m., officers arrested Olivia Windham, 23, of 394 Metacom Ave., Apt. 48, Bristol. She was charged with domestic assault and domestic vandalism.

A resident complained about a barking dog on Cedar Avenue at 6:58 p.m.

Tuesday, March 9

An officer check on a vehicle parked with two occupants on Lower Ferry Road at 12:22 a.m.

Officers euthanized a sick skunk along Gooding Avenue at 4:12 p.m.

A caller reported a dog that frequently runs in and out of traffic on Gorham Place.

A resident reported seeing a suspicious man along Doran Avenue at 7:27 p.m. A patrolman responded but did not find anything amiss.

Officers were called to Siegel Street for a verbal argument at 7:44 p.m.

Wednesday, March 10

A coyote was reported near Colt School at 5:48 a.m.

DEM was called to deal with a possibly sick skunk in a driveway along Old Orchard Farm Drive at 5:56 a.m.

A sick skunk was reported on Brookwood Drive at 8:28 a.m.

Simon P. Sousa, 46, of Fall River, was charged with simple assault after an incident on San Jose Drive.

Roger Williams University security contacted police because a student’s room in the Almeida Apartments had been broken into and the room ransacked.

After a report of a man assaulting a woman along Bradford Street at 6:35 p.m., officers arrested Jose D. Almeida, 61, of 189 State St. He was charged with assault on a person over age 60 (causing serious bodily injury), domestic assault and disorderly conduct.

Thursday, March 11

A coyote was reported in the field outside of Guiteras School at 8:20 a.m.

Officers responded to Reid Street at 2:33 p.m. to help remove an unwanted person.

Someone reported two juvenile males, one on a bike and one on a scooter, who were looking in cars and attempting to open doors along Buttonwood Street at 5:39 p.m. Officers responded but did not find them.

After being dispatched for a report of loud drumming and music on Thames Street at 10:26 p.m., an officer spoke to an acoustic musician who was wrapping up for the night.

Friday, March 12

An officer dispersed someone from Central Street, behind Colt-Andrews School, at 2:17 a.m.

A caller complained of loud music, saying it’s an ongoing issue, along Kingswood Road at 3:05 p.m. Officers responded but did not hear anything.

An officer spoke to someone playing loud music at the intersection of Evelyn Drive and Martin Avenue at 3:56 p.m.

A resident complained of loud music on Constitution Street at 4:58 p.m.

An officer advised someone to turn down music on Primrose Drive at 11:06 p.m.

Saturday, March 13

Officers were called to keep the peace on Monterey Drive at 1:26 p.m.

A Belvedere Drive resident reported a scam where the victim had sent a picture of their license to the scammer.

Officers were called to Wilson Street at 1:40 p.m. for a report of a man and woman yelling at each other. It turned out to be tenants having a disagreement.

A 19-year-old was cited for misuse of an ID at 1776 Liquors at 1:56 p.m.

Someone complained of loud music on Primrose Drive at 5:27 p.m.

Two people who were found sleeping in a vehicle at the corner of Hope and Wardwell streets at 7:40 p.m. were dispersed from the area. The vehicle remained parked on Hope Street.

Sunday, March 14

Officers dispersed a group from the area of Metacom Avenue and Chestnut Street at 12:16 p.m.

Police received another complaint about loud music and a gathering on Primrose Drive at 12:54 a.m. Officers responded and found no problems.

At 1:50 a.m., a resident reported their car was egged on Annawamscutt Drive.

A sick skunk was reported on Highland Road at 12:32 p.m.

A caller notified police about a missing motor vehicle tire that was seen on Facebook marketplace. The item was returned to its owner.

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