2006-08-31 / News of Record

Police Log

Assault charged

Luke D. Verrier, 25, of 66 Pemberton Ave. was charged Aug. 28 with simple assault and resisting arrest after he had an altercation with police and EMTs who were trying to wake him.

Verrier was arraigned Aug. 28. No further court information was available, police said.

Picked up on warrant

Adrian V. Lombard, 31, of 11 Mast St. was picked up Aug. 27 on a warrant from Kent County District Court.

He was turned over to that court, police said.

Charged in domestic fight

Nicholas Cardi, 29, of Cranston was charged Aug. 28 with disorderly conduct and obstructing a police officer at a home on East Shore Road.

Police said there was an argument in the house that got physical.

Cardi is due to appear Sept. 8 in Newport District Court, police said.

Drunk driving charged

Joseph A. Gabriele, 52, of 11 Boom St. was charged with drunk driving after he was stopped Aug. 26 on North Main Road for swerving past a police car.

Gabriele is due to appear Sept. 1 in Newport District Court, police said.

Larcenies reported

+ A Howland Avenue resident told police Aug. 27 that mail was taken from his box and strewn around the street.

+ A moving company told police that a client tried to evade payment that was due upon completion of the job.

Police said the woman was later found and paid the company.

+ An employee of Xtra/Mart reported Aug. 26 that someone drove off without paying for gas.

+ A woman from Deck Street reported Aug. 25 that some coins valued at $40 were stolen.

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