2013-10-17 / News of Record

Police Log

From Oct. 8 to Oct. 14, the Jamestown Police Department responded to 429 calls for service, resulting in 242 security checks of vacant homes, businesses and public buildings.

The police also responded to 11 emergency calls, two car accidents, seven animal complaints, three parking complaints and four residential or business alarms. There were 48 traffic stops, resulting in two arrests and six citations.

License

Alan D. Sampson, 48, of Potowomut Road, East Greenwich, was charged Oct. 10 with driving with a suspended license. According to police, Sampson was stopped on Route 138 for an equipment violation. Sampson was transported to the police station where he was processed. Sampson was then released with a summons. A court date was scheduled for Oct. 18 at 2nd Division District Court in Newport.

Multiple charges

River Barnes, 19, of Old Baptist Road, North Kingstown, was charged Oct. 10 with a bench warrant issued from 6th Division District Court in Providence. According to police, the arresting officer learned about the warrant while he was assisting with a disabled motor vehicle on North Road. Barnes was transported to the police station where he was processed. Barnes was then taken to 2nd Division District Court in Newport. In an unrelated matter, Barnes was arrested the following day for possession of a stolen vehicle. According to police, the arrest was made following an investigation on Spindrift Street. When the detective ran the license plate, it came back stolen from a resident in Massachusetts. Barnes was transported to the police station where he was processed and arraigned by a justice of the peace. Barnes was then taken to the Adult Correctional Institute in Cranston. A court date was scheduled for Oct. 15 at 2nd Division District Court.

DUI

John Tetreault, 48, of Jewett Road, Sterling, Mass., was charged Oct. 13 with second-offense driving under the influence of alcohol and refusal to submit to a chemical test. According to police, Tetreault was pulled over on Route 138 for swerving. Police also say he did not immediately stop for the officer. Tetreault was transported to the police station where he was processed and a arraigned by a justice of the peace. A court date was scheduled for Oct. 25 at 2nd Division District Court in Newport.

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