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Police logs: Oct. 10, 2013


Aimee G. Lillibridge, 36, of Voluntown, Conn., was charged Oct. 1 with driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, first offense, blood alcohol content unknown, and refusal to submit to a chemical test to determine intoxication, after a stop on Main Street. Lillibridge was transported to the station where she was arraigned before a justice of the peace and released on $1,000 personal recognizance for pending court appearances.

Alex F. Minteer, 25, of 243 Richmond Townhouse Road, Richmond, was charged Oct. 2 with driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, first offense, blood alcohol content unknown, and refusal to submit to a chemical test to determine intoxication, after a stop on Kingstown Road. Minteer was transported to the station where he was processed and released on a summons to appear for arraignment in 4th Division District Court on Oct. 17, along with a citation to appear at the Rhode Island Traffic Tribunal.

Leonard R. Ponte, 72, 11 Sunset Drive, West Kingston, was charged Sunday with disorderly conduct after the department received a call reporting he had allegedly confronted a male neighbor about a family’s use of recreational vehicles in a nearby wooded area governed by the neighborhood’s homeowner’s association. An arrest was made “as the result of statement made by an alleged eyewitness.” Ponte was transported to the station and released with a summons to appear on Oct. 31 in 4th Division District Court.

A 14-year-old male was arrested Oct. 1, charged as being a wayward/delinquent juvenile after he escaped from the Corkery House for boys on Baker Pines Road for the third time, despite being court-ordered to remain in the program. Richmond police said due to his refusal to return to the facility he was taken to the Rhode Island Training School in Cranston by order of a Family Court judge. He is scheduled to appear in Family Court on the charge.


Kenneth E. Gentry, 52, of 48 Batterson Ave., Westerly, was charged Tuesday with simple assault and/or battery.

Arrests are not convictions. The disposition of local arrests may be found on the Rhode Island Judiciary website at and the Connecticut website at

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