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Christine Bessette, 70, of 11 Cobleigh St., Charlestown, was charged Tuesday with two counts of possession of a controlled substance, driving under the influence with an unknown blood alcohol content and refusal to submit to a chemical test.

Christopher I. Bowen, 41, of 81 Pierce St., Apt. 3, was charged Tuesday with obstructing an officer in the execution of duties, resisting arrest and domestic disorderly conduct.

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

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