Warren PD: Public urination leads to an arrest

Posted 5/19/23

Warren police made multiple arrests and dealt with unruly juveniles between May 8-15, 2023.

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Warren PD: Public urination leads to an arrest


Monday, May 8
Christopher Ball, 40, of Portsmouth, was arrested following an accident at Metacom Avenue and Seymour Street in Bristol at 8:46 a.m. He was charged with failure to stop following an accident resulting in damage to a vehicle. He was transported to court later that morning.

A woman having an “animated” phone call with a relative was checked up on at 9:40 a.m. on Market Street. Police found no issues.

A resident on Sowamsett Avenue reported at 6:56 p.m. that they being harassed by juveniles in the neighborhood. Police spoke with the parents of the accused juveniles to inform them of the complaint.

Tuesday, May 9
A Main Street resident reported at 1:48 a.m. that there were multiple people in the hallway of the building smoking. They were gone when police arrived.

Police escorted a juvenile back to school at 8:34 a.m.

Damage to the bandshell was reported at 11:19 a.m.

A woman reported being assaulted on Child Street at 12:39 p.m.

DPW reported vandalism on the basketball courts on Water Street at 1:09 p.m.

Faulty electrical equipment on Main Street resulted in a check-in by the fire department at 3:18 p.m.

Loose goats were reported at 4:41 p.m. on Birchswamp Road. The goats eventually went home.

Ashley Fox, 34, of Conway, S.C., was arrested following an incident that began in Warren and wound up in Barrington at 4:58 p.m. She was charged with felony assault and/or battery, carrying a firearm without a license, and disorderly conduct. She was arraigned and released later that evening.

A report of a smell of burning rubber was logged on Ridgeway Drive at 7:50 p.m.

Wednesday, May 10
A stolen handicap placard was reported on Touisset Road at 7:59 a.m.

An animal was reportedly stuck in a trap near Overhill Road at 10:06 a.m.

Philip Dorlando, 63, of Warren, was arrested on a warrant at 10:07 a.m. He was charged with two counts of domestic violence (vandalism and disorderly conduct, both first offenses). He was transported to court later that morning.

A man was reported as suspicious after walking out into traffic near Child and Main Streets at 11:52 a.m. He told police he was trying to sell a $5 Dunkin gift card.

A caller reported that a man appeared to expose himself near Main and Crescent Streets at 1:44 p.m. He told police his pants “fell abruptly” while waiting for the bus.

A vehicle struck a deer near Main Street and Village Road at 3:05 p.m. The deer was killed on impact and the car was damages to a point of not being operable.

Thursday, May 11
A student was reportedly assaulted at a bus stop on Child Street at 7:57 a.m.

An assault was reported by the school resource officer at Kickemuit Middle School at 1:33 p.m.

A tip involving people riding ATVs on Fern Drive was logged at 2:50 p.m. but a search came up negative.

A Child Street resident reported at 5:21 p.m. that a man had driven onto her property, got out and urinated. Police didn’t find the driver and advised the woman to call back if the vehicle returned.

Kevin Curria, 41, of Bristol, was arrested on Water Street at 6:11 p.m. after a resident reported a man had urinated in front of him. He was charged with threatening a public official, resisting arrested, and disorderly conduct. He was arraigned and transported to the ACI later that evening.

Friday, May 12
An elderly male reportedly wearing a bucket hat and a Hawaiian shirt was said to be walking into traffic on Child Street around 8:03 a.m. He was gone from the scene when police arrived.

Murshed Abo Fish, 38, of Pawtucket, was arrested on a Warrant on Roosevelt Avenue at 10:45 a.m. They were charged with the false reporting of a crime and transported to district court later that afternoon.

John Loughgran, 31, of Warren, was arrested on a warrant on Child Street at 5:29 p.m. He was charged with assault on a person aged 60+ and disorderly conduct. He was arraigned and transported to the ACI later that evening.

Saturday, May 13
The male from the earlier report wearing a Hawaiian shirt was reportedly flagging down vehicles near Main and Croade Streets at 12:16 p.m. He was advised of the complaint and dispersed from the area.

A caller reported finding an “infant” walking in the road near Market Street and Ellis Avenue at 7:58 p.m.

Wendy Hall, 49, of Bristol, was arrested at 11:46 p.m. following a motor vehicle stop on Metacom Avenue. She was charged with DUI of liquor (BAC .10 to .15, first offense). She was arraigned and released early the following morning.

Sunday, May 14
A Water Street resident reported at 9:42 a.m. that some plants and garden decorations had been stolen.

A man was reportedly harassing people on the bike path near Railroad Avenue at 12:56 p.m. He was advised and said he would move away from the area.

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