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Man charged with leaving scene after crash with motorcycle in Portsmouth

Posted 11/15/20

PORTSMOUTH — A 64-year-old man from Plainville, Mass. was charged with leaving the scene of an accident, with damaging resulting to an attended vehicle, around 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. …

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Man charged with leaving scene after crash with motorcycle in Portsmouth

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PORTSMOUTH — A 64-year-old man from Plainville, Mass. was charged with leaving the scene of an accident, with damaging resulting to an attended vehicle, around 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 7.

Police responded to a report of a hit-and-run accident involving a motor vehicle and a motorcycle on West Main Road near Turkey Hill. 

The driver of the motorcycle, George Constantinides, told police a black Mercedes struck his bike and then continued northbound onto Route 24 North. 

The vehicle, driven by George J. Sabino, of 4 Colonial Way, was later stopped by Tiverton Police. Mr. Sabino was arrested and transported to Portsmouth, according to police. 

Here are some other recent highlights from the Portsmouth Police report:

Tuesday, Nov. 3

James C. Andrade, 39, of 57 Prospect St., Fall River, was charged with two counts of possession of a controlled substance after he was pulled over for speeding and committing a roadway violation on East Main Road at Clearview Avenue around 8:45 a.m. While speaking to the driver,  (no age given), of officers could detect the odor of marijuana emanating from the vehicle, police said. During a probable cause search, police said they found multiple Suboxone and clonazepam pills in a duffel bag on the passenger seat.

Kayla M. Berryhill, 22 of 260 Hope St. 3, Bristol, was charged with driving without an active license (third offense), after being stopped on West Main Road at the Middletown line around 9:10 a.m. 

Thursday, Nov. 5

Raymundo Perez Tziquin, 26, of 133 Middle Road, was charged with driving while intoxicated (first offense) after being pulled over on Route 24 South at Turnpike Avenue around 2 a.m. for speeding and driving in the breakdown lane. Police also cited him for refusing a chemical test.

Friday, Nov. 6

Matthew L. Botelho, 29, of 93 Tremont St., Central Falls, was arrested on a Superior Court bench warrant after he was pulled over on West Main Road at Freeborn Street around 6:10 p.m. because his vehicle’s rear license plate light was not working. He was eventually transported to the Adult Correctional Institutions in Cranston.

Sunday, Nov. 8

William D. White, 29, of 58 East St., Apt. 2, Pawtucket, was charged with possession of marijuana (first offense) and driving without an active license (first offense) after being pulled over on Route 24 North at Cedar Island just after midnight because his vehicle’s plate light was not illuminated. 

Jimmy R. Estrada, 40, of 19 Cobble Hill Road, Lincoln, was charged with driving while intoxicated (first offense) after being pulled over on the Sakonnet River Bridge around 12:40 a.m. According to police, Mr. Estrada’s northbound vehicle had nearly hit officers while they were on a separate traffic stop. The driver was also cited for refusing a chemical test.

Marcus Magliocco, 19, of 7 Mill Lane, was charged with driving while intoxicated (first offense), after being pulled over for speeding and a roadway violation on Route 24 North at Cedar Island around 2:50 a.m. According to police, Mr. Magliocco’s vehicle reached speeds of about 115 mph in a 50 mph zone.

Johnna B. Mitchell, 25, of 231 Maple Ave., Apt. 701, Newport, was charged with receiving stolen goods following a traffic stop on West Main Road at Turkey Hill around 3:25 p.m.

Monday, Nov. 9

Shane S. Wyre, 31, of 27 Elm St., Newport, was charged with the manufacture/possession/delivery of a controlled substance following a traffic stop on Stringham Road at Burma Road around 4:40 p.m. 

Tuesday Nov. 10

Celso F. Otero, 33, of 2848 East Main Road, Apt. 2, was charged with driving while intoxicated (first offense) after being pulled over for a traffic violation on East Main Road at Patriots Drive around 9:35 p.m. He was also cited for refusing a chemical test, according to police.

Wednesday, Nov. 11

Paula L. Jordan, 64, of 62 Pine St., was charged at her home with possession of a controlled substance and resisting arrest around 4:35 p.m. Police said they received information via the Detective Division from a citizen who said a driver was observed delivering narcotics to Ms. Jordan’s home. Police said Ms. Jordan was found to be in possession of crack cocaine.

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