Brendan T. Barrett, 24, of 7 Admiralty Dr., Middletown, was arrested around 1:45 a.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 9, for disturbing the peace, simple assault, and resisting arrest charges.
Reports said Barrett pushed his bicycle across Broadway and into a brick wall. Barrett reportedly said he threw the bike because he was mad that he fell off of it.
Barrett appeared drunk during the incident, police reports said.
Woman arrested for not paying cab fare
Kathleen M. Ripperet, 40, of 67.5 Roseneath Ave., Newport, was arrested around 1:45 a.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 9, for refusal to pay cab fare and disturbing the peace charges.
Police were dispatched to Roseneath when Ripperet did not pay her face. When they located her, she said the driver stole her credit card when it was declined, reports said.
The cab fare was $3.25.
No contact order violation leads to arrest
Lisa Deasley, 42, of 50 Admiral Kalbfus Rd., was arrested around 6:05 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 8, for a violating a no contact order charge.
Last July, police responded to a no contact order incident involving Deasley. The woman who had the order against her had text messages from Deasley on her phone, reports said.
On Monday, police saw Deasley walking on Hillside Avenue and placed her under arrest.
Teen arrested for allegedly stealing iPhone
Kendall Moreino, 18, of 90 Girard Ave., Newport, was arrested around 3:59 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 6, for possession of marijuana and receiving stolen goods charges.
Police had received a report of a stolen white iPhone from Chapel Terrace and stopped Moreino when they saw him with one. Moreino told police he had stolen a phone from a party on Chapel Terrace but had returned it, reports said.
According to Moreino's mother, he had not returned the phone.
During a search, police also found marijuana in his pocket.
- Antonio A. Watts, 21, of 109 John St., Fall River, MA, was arrested around 1:15 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 5, for first-offense DUI, driving without a license, and refusal to submit to a chemical test charges.
- Robert F. Virgadamo, 33, of 12 Wood Dr., Middletown, was cited around 5:20 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 5, for a noise violation.
- Devin J. Sullivan, 22, of 38 Jean St., Middletown, was arrested around 8:05 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 5, for an active warrant for failure to appear in court.
- Claude E. Hampton, 24, of Newport, was arrested around 1:10 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 5, for a domestic assault charge.
- Henry Melgar, 21, of 49 Merton Rd., Newport, was arrested around 1:55 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 6, for second-offense DUI, resisting arrest, and refusal to submit to a chemical test charges.
- Joshua Froberg, 20, of 750 Bristol Rd., Southampton, PA, was cited around 6:09 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 6, for possession of alcohol by a minor.
- Patrick J. O'Hara, 19, of 1 Cunningham Square, Providence, was cited around 6:22 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 6, for unlawful drinking.
- Nicholas J. Kovary, 20, of 31 Bristol Rd., Narragansett, was cited on Saturday, Oct. 6, for possession of alcohol by a minor.
- George T. Jennings, 20, of 3763 Five Friars, Salsbury, MD, was cited around 6:49 a.m. for possession of alcohol by a minor.
- Two East Greenwich girls, one 17-year-old and one 16-year-old, were cited around 7:21 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 6, for possession of alcohol by a minor.
- A 17-year-old South Kingstown boy was arrested around 6:15 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 6, for larceny from a building under $1,500, vandalism and obstructing an officer charges.
- Colin J. Esposito, 20, of 53 Shore Dr., Middletown, was cited around 12:14 a.m. on Sunday, Oct. 7, for possession of alcohol by a minor.
- Jeffrey R. Coleman, 29, of 70 Carroll Ave., Newport, was arrested around 1:45 a.m. on Sunday, Oct. 7, for DUI and driving with a suspended license charges.
The above reports detail arrests made by the Newport Police Department. Descriptions of all events are based solely on police officer reports provided to Patch.