Tiverton police logs: Labor Day weekend brings a handful of DUI arrests

Posted 9/6/21

Monday, August 30

A Canonicus Street resident reported ongoing harassment issues with a neighbor.

A Clement Street woman reported receiving harassing calls and texts from an ex.

Police were …

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Tiverton police logs: Labor Day weekend brings a handful of DUI arrests

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Monday, August 30

A Canonicus Street resident reported ongoing harassment issues with a neighbor.

A Clement Street woman reported receiving harassing calls and texts from an ex.

Police were called out to Fairfield Avenue, for the delivery of a FedEx package to the wrong address. The matter was complicated by no trespass orders held by both residents involved.

A trespassing and parking complaint came in from Bordens Wharf on Bay Street.

Ernest A. Hancock, 54, of Tiverton, was charged with domestic assault by strangulation, domestic vandalism, first offense, and domestic refusal to relinquish, or obstruct or damage, a telephone, first offense. He was charged after police were called to his home for a report of a disturbance.

Police were able to locate a woman with a medical condition after loved ones reported her missing from Canonicus Street just after 10 p.m. Police located her walking toward Fish Road, and brought her back to Canonicus by 10:48 p.m.

Tuesday, August 31

A loud music call came in from Mill Street at 1:20 a.m.

A Bay Street resident complained just before 3:30 p.m. that were people trespassing via the water.

A Stafford Road resident reported receiving harassing messages from an ex.

Police got a complaint that a woman clad in her underwear was singing loudly and dancing on furniture on Canonicus Street.

Wednesday, Sept. 1

Police stopped to check on the welfare of a woman in a Main Road parking lot at 12:34 a.m. She was just scratching off her lottery tickets.

Paulina Boris Kashirsky, 37, of New Bedford, was charged with driving under the influence of liquor, BAC unknown, first offense, and refusal to submit to a chemical test, after police pulled her over on Route 24 at 12:55 a.m.

Narcan, an anti-opioid, was administered to a possible overdose victim on Leger Lane, after a call to police at 7:16 p.m. The victim was taken to St. Anne's Hospital.

Thursday, Sept. 2

Steven J. Giordano Jr., 29, of Tiverton, was charged with driving under the influence of liquor, driving after the denial, revocation or suspension of his license, and refusal to submit to a chemical test, after police pulled him over on Main Road at 12:46 a.m.

As the remnants of Hurricane Ida dumped up to nine inches of rain on Rhode Island, police were called just before 4 a.m. to assist with a car flooded up to the passenger seats near the Red Dory on Main Road. Fire department members from Engine 2 were able to assist the driver to dry ground. Meanwhile, the highway department placed barriers around the flooded section of road.

At about the same time, police closed Canonicus Street at Fish Road due to flooding, and fielded numerous other calls for flooded streets and on-ramps, downed trees and power lines that had come down.

A car struck a deer on Lake Road just after 3:30 p.m., killing it. Both of the car's airbags deployed, and the occupants were OK.

A business owner on Main Road called to complain about issues with a neighboring business.

Police got a call that cars were driving on lawns on Roosevelt Avenue.

A caller from an East Road business reported a scam.

Keith J. Costa, 40, of Tiverton, was charged with simple assault, disorderly conduct and vandalism after police were called to Bulgarmarsh Road at 7:59 p.m., for a disturbance.

Friday, Sept. 3

A Stafford Road resident reported that he'd come home to find that someone had broken into his apartment.

A Crandall Road woman reported identity theft.

Casey Marie Beale, 33, of Tiverton, was charged with disorderly conduct after a caller told police at 9:57 p.m. that someone was slamming doors and calling people names at a Main Road address.

A Mill Street man reported receiving threats through the mail.

Saturday, Sept. 4

Emanuel Pacheco Berrocales, 25, of Central Falls, was charged with driving under the influence of liquor, BAC .15 or greater, first offense, after police pulled him over on Route 24 at 2:56 a.m.

A Hilton Street resident reported identity theft.

Police were called to intervene in an ongoing neighborhood issue on Canonicus Street.

Sunday, Sept. 5

Matthew A. Harlow, 42, of East Bridgewater, Ma., was charged with driving under the influence of liquor, BAC unknown, first offense, and refusal to submit to a chemical test, after police pulled him over on Canning Boulevard at 1:16 a.m.

Carson J. Richards, 30, of Irmo, SC, was charged with driving under the influence of liquor, BAC unknown, first offense, after police pulled him over on Route 24 at 1:20 a.m.

Police were asked to keep the peace while belongings were picked up from a Rock Street address.

A barking dog complaint came in from Seapowet Avenue at 12:12 p.m.

Police checked on the well-being of a woman standing on an overpass at Fish Road. She said she was taking photos of a wedding party going by on Fish Road.

A caller told police that people were attempting to light a bonfire at Fogland Beach at 2:42 p.m.

Monday, Sept. 6

Kelsey T. Mello, 29, of South Dartmouth, Ma., was arrested on a bench warrant from Second Division District Court, and also charged with possession of a controlled substance, first offense, and driving after the denial, revocation or suspension of license, after police pulled her over on Route 24 at 2:03 a.m.

A caller reported hunters in the area of Neck Road just before 9:30 a.m.

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