Bristol PD: Multiple vandalism incidents and a sailboat fire

Posted 6/10/22

Bristol Police activity from May 30 to June 5, 2022.

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Bristol PD: Multiple vandalism incidents and a sailboat fire


Monday, May 30
A man and a woman having a verbal argument was reported on Franklin Street at 10:28 a.m.
Police assisted with a neighborly dispute on Mt. Hope Avenue at 1:01 p.m.
Bristol fire personnel put out a dumpster fire on DeWolf Avenue at 1:35 p.m.

Tuesday, May 31
Aaron Braz, 31, of Bristol, was arrested on a warrant at 10:39 a.m. He was charged with two counts of domestic violence (violation of a district court protective order and violation of a family court protective order, both first offenses). He was transported to court.
The animal control officer assisted a turtle in crossing the street on Mt. Hope Avenue at 12:13 p.m.
A missing street sign on DeWolf Avenue was reported at 3:16 p.m.
Internet fraud resulting in the larceny of money was reported at 4:13 p.m. on Forest Road.
Authorities assisted with a snapping turtle that wound up on the front lawn of a Reservoir Avenue residence at 4:17 p.m.

Wednesday, June 1
Bristol authorities assisted in extinguishing a mulch fire in front of a Mulberry Road residence at 11:46 a.m.
Authorities checked on the wellbeing of a duck on State Street at 1:33 p.m.
Police logged a report of a suspicious middle-aged female taking pictures of juveniles on River Street at 2:55 p.m.
Vandalism to a vehicle was reported on Wood Street at 3:16 p.m.
A possibly sick woodchuck was reported on Beachmont Avenue at 4:55 p.m. but the animal left the area before authorities arrived.
The Bristol fire department assisted with a sailboat fire that occurred off Bruce Boyer Street at 5:35 p.m.
Aalya Nieves, 25, of East Providence, was arrested on a warrant at 9:09 p.m. They were charged with one count of domestic violence (vandalism, first offense). They were arraigned that evening.

Thursday, June 2
Vandalism was reported at Mt. Hope High School at 8:49 a.m.
A Kickemuit Avenue resident reported that an Amazon delivery truck had hit their mailbox at 3:09 p.m.
Bristol police arrested a man wanted by Warren police at 7:46 p.m. Michael Brum, 51, of Bristol, was arrested on a warrant and transferred to Warren PD custody.

Friday, June 3
Vandalism at Walley Street Beach on Hope Street was reported at 11:14 a.m.
A caller reported that there was a group standing close to the bridge on Lower Ferry Road taking pictures at 3:35 p.m., but they were gone when police arrived.

Saturday, June 4
Fireworks complaints were reported on Roosevelt Drive at 10:05 p.m. and on Baker Street at 10:40 p.m. but police did not locate any disturbance at either scene.
Juveniles ringing a doorbell on Mt. Hope Avenue were reported at 10:45 p.m.

Sunday, June 5
Police dispersed a group that was fishing near a cement pylon on the Mt. Hope Bridge at 3:32 p.m.
A motor vehicle accident reported at 4:47 p.m. on Poppasquash Road involving a telephone pole resulted in National Grid being called to the scene and one being transported to the hospital.
A fight reported on John Street at 11:13 p.m. resulted in one man being transferred to Warren PD for arrest.
Police dispersed two females near Hope and Church Streets who were reported at 11:50 p.m. of suspicious behavior.

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