Drunk driving charged
Kathryn Cote, 48, of 46 Carr Lane, was charged March 9 with first offense drunk driving after being stopped for erratic driving, police said.
Cote registered between .10 and .15 on a Breathalyzer, and was held overnight at the police station. A pre-trial hearing was scheduled for March 14 at Newport District Court, police said.
Attempted larceny • A locked desk was broken into March 4 at a business on Conanicus Avenue. It could not be determined if confidential material was missing, police said.
• A possible identity theft occurred March 8 to a resident on Pierce Avenue. A person attempted to claim wages using the victim's social security number, police said.