standing Westerly police 2


Carlos B. Tejada, 22, of Bronx, N.Y., was charged Friday with possession of a controlled substance. He was also cited with possession of less than an ounce of marijuana.

Maurice Walton, 59, of 59 Granite St., Apt. 1, was charged Saturday with simple assault or battery.

Peter C. Shorter, 36, of 76 Egypt St., Ashaway, was charged Saturday with driving under the influence with an unknown blood alcohol content and refusal to submit to a chemical test.

Ronald F. Woycik, 56, of 9 Mowrey Road, was charged Sunday with domestic simple assault or battery, domestic disorderly conduct and violation of a protective order.

Barney C. Hayes, 25, of 9 North Main St., Apt. A, was charged Sunday with destruction of public property over $100, possession of a prohibited weapon other than a firearm and disorderly conduct.


Mark C. Angell, 49, of 19 Pleasant St., Apt. 1, Westerly, was charged Friday with first-degree criminal mischief and tampering with a motor vehicle causing damage.

A 14-year-old juvenile was charged Friday with third-degree assault and second-degree breach of peace.

Douglas Andrew Gilliam, 57, of New London, was charged Saturday with first-degree criminal trespassing, third-degree criminal mischief and second-degree breach of peace.

Court dispositions of local arrests can be found at the websites and

Recommended for you

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.