2011-08-25 / News of Record

POLICE LOG

Multiple charges

Matthew Gregoire, 20, of Lawn Avenue, was charged Aug. 16 with domestic larceny, domestic vandalism and two counts of domestic simple assault. According to police, officers responded to a domestic disturbance where family members were assaulted, medication was stolen and property was damaged. Gregoire was held at the police station. A pre-trial conference was scheduled for Sept. 2 at 2nd Division District Court in Newport.

DUI

• Jonathan Warga, 22, of Hatchery Road, North Kingstown, was charged Aug. 17 with first-offense DUI and refusal to submit to a chemical test. According to police, Warga was stopped on Route 138 westbound for erratic operation of his motor vehicle. A pre-trial conference was scheduled for Sept. 2 at 2nd Division District Court in Newport.

• Oliver St. Pierre, 26, of Reed Street, New Bedford, Mass., was charged Aug. 24 with first-offense DUI. According to police, officers pulled a vehicle over near East Shore Road and Eldred Avenue after noticing the vehicle swerving with a non-illuminated rear plate. St. Pierre was held at the police station. An arraignment was scheduled for Aug. 24 at 2nd Division District Court in Newport.

Possession of marijuana

Brent A. Romagnolo, 26, of Rodney Drive, Assonet, Mass., was charged Aug. 24 with first-offense possession of marijuana. According to police, officers pulled a vehicle over near East Shore Road and Eldred Avenue after noticing the vehicle swerving with a non-illuminated rear plate. The officer found marijuana in the shirt pocket of the passenger, Romagnolo. Romagnolo was held at the police station. An arraignment was scheduled for Aug. 24 at 2nd Division District Court in Newport.

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