Tiverton police: Man charged with racing

Posted 6/16/22

Monday, June 6

A caller from Randolph Avenue reported a neighbor dispute at 9:23 a.m.

A caller from Bucks Way complained of trespassing at 9:53 a.m.

A caller from Hancock Street reported …

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Tiverton police: Man charged with racing

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Monday, June 6

A caller from Randolph Avenue reported a neighbor dispute at 9:23 a.m.

A caller from Bucks Way complained of trespassing at 9:53 a.m.

A caller from Hancock Street reported harassment/threats.

A Stoney Hollow Road resident walked into the police station to report fraud.

A caller reported a domestic incident on Main Road at 11:16 a.m.

A caller from Riverside Drive reported a landlord tenant issue at 11:57 a.m.

A Clement Street resident complained of harassment/threats at 1:47 p.m.

A Stoney Hollow Road residen complained of fraud just after 4:30 p.m.

A caller from Canonicus Street reported a trespasser just before 5 p.m.

A 911 caller reported a domestic incident at a Schooner Drive address.

Christopher LaForce, 48, of 241 Field St., Fall River, was charged with violating town by-laws regarding recreation and open spaces, after police investigated a suspicious vehicle at Fogland Beach at 9:15 p.m.

A caller from Bulgarmarsh Road reported a suspicious person just before 10 p.m., but police deemed it unfounded.

Christopher M. Gonzaga, 25, of 186 Nashua St. Apt. 2, Fall River, was charged with street racing after being pulled over on Stafford Road around 10 p.m.

Tuesday, June 7

A caller from Main Road reported vandalism at 7:37 a.m.

A Main Road resident reported fraud just after 12:30 p.m.

A Hurst Lane resident complained of property damage at 1:47 p.m.

A 911 call from a driver on Route 24 southbound reported an erratic driver. A caller from Main Road reported vandalism.

Jody S. Freelove, 40, of 1352 Locust St. Apt. 1, Fall River, was charged with domestic disorderly conduct, domestic vandalism, domestic simple assault and/or battery, driving under the influence of liquor, and possession of a Schedule I to V controlled substance, 10 grams or less, after responding to Walnut Street at 9:11 p.m.

Wednesday, June 8

Darwin M. Cruz Brenton, 34, of 382 June St. Apt. B, Fall River, was charged with possession of a Schedule I to V controlled substance, 10 grams or less, after police initiated a motor vehicle stop on Main Road around 1:14 a.m.

Police responded to a 911 call reporting a hit and run on Stafford Road.

A caller reported an erratic driver on Merritt Avenue just after 2:30 p.m., but police deemed it unfounded.

A caller to 911 reported larceny from Windwood Drive at 3:51 p.m.

A caller from Main Road reported a missing person just before 4:30 p.m. As a result, a juvenile, 13, was charged with being a disobedient child.

Jordan T. Lord, 27, was charged with simple assault and/or battery and disorderly conduct, first offense, after police investigated a domestic violence incident at 4:58 p.m.

Thursday, June 9

A Main Road resident called 911 to report trespassing at 6:42 a.m.

Police investigated possible trespassing on Randolph Avenue at 10:21 a.m.

A caller from Brayton Road reported an issue between a landlord and tenant at 12:43 a.m.

Friday, June 10

A caller reported vandalism on Shove Street just after 7:30 a.m.

A walk-in from Mathew Road complained of trespassing at 10:08 a.m.

A caller from East Road complained of fraud at 12:57 p.m.

A walk-in from Main Road complained of harassment/threats at 1:29 p.m.

A walk-in from Christopher Avenue complained of fraud at 3:35 p.m.

A caller from Mill Street reported a scam at 6:11 p.m.

A caller to 911 reported an erratic driver on Quintal Drive at 7:49 p.m., but police deemed it unfounded.

A caller from Durfee Road complained of harassment/threats at 9:12 p.m.

A caller from Main Road reported an assault at 9:45 p.m.

Saturday, June 11

A patrol officer investigated a phone call regarding a drug/narcotic violation at Tiverton Casino Hotel at 12:17 a.m.

Nicholas W. Grant, 28, of 1337 Main Road, was arrested on a warrant out of another department after police pulled a car over on Main Road at 12:22 a.m.

Officers responded to a 911 call of burglary/breaking and entering on Crandall Road at 3:04 a.m.

A caller complained of a suspicious person on Lake Road just after 6:30 a.m. Police said there was no offense.

A caller reported a suspicious person on East Road around 6:38 a.m.

A caller reported a hit and run at the Tiverton Casino Hotel at 11:51 a.m.

A caller from Hayden Avenue complained of noise at 12:13 p.m. Police said no offense occurred.

A walk-in asked police to keep the peace at a Lake Road address. Police said no intervention was necessary.

A caller from the Tiverton Casino Hotel reported harassment/threats at 8:41 p.m.

Police deemed a report of suspicious activity called in from Massey Road at 10:08 p.m. unfounded.

A caller reported a fallen tree, and the report was turned over to the Department of Public Works.

Sunday, June 12

A caller reported suspicious activity on Mill Street at 12:27 a.m.

Steven J. Leonard, 22, of 57 Tanglewood Drive, was charged with driving under the influence of liquor, BAC unknown, after being pulled over on Stafford Road at 2:24 a.m.

A Baltimore, Md., resident was ejected from Tiverton Casino Hotel around 4:53 a.m.

A caller reported a disturbance on Kaufman Road at 7:43 a.m. Police deemed it unfounded.

A caller from Bay Street reported trespassing at 11:08 a.m.

A Lake Road resident asked police to keep the peace just before 1 p.m. Police said no intervention was necessary.

A caller from Haskins Avenue reported a larceny just before 4 p.m.

A Crandall Road resident called 911 at 7:49 p.m. to report a weapons violation. Police said there was no offense.

Ryan J. Callahan, 29, of 18 Willow Court, Portsmouth, was charged with failure to stop for an accident resulting in damage to a vehicle after police were called to an accident at Fish Road at 8:44 p.m.

Monday, June 13

Tiffany Palmer, 27, of 823 Decan Hill Road, Ripton, Vt., was charged with driving under the influence of liquor, BAC .1 to .15, first offense, after she was pulled over on Route 24 at 3:42 a.m.

An officer initiated contact with a suspicious vehicle at Tiverton High School at 4:56 a.m.

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