Missing Golf Carts & Yet More Eggs
Information about the following incidents was supplied by the East Greenwich Police Department. An arrest does not indicate a conviction.
Thursday, August 9
12:06 a.m. – Police arrested Kaolin Bodi, 21, of Nelson Street in Providence, for driving with a suspended license after he was stopped for speeding on Main Street. Police, using radar, clocked Bodi driving a high of 46 mph in a 30 mph zone. He was stopped at London Street, where a routine check turned up the license suspension. A friend arrived to drive the car from the scen. Bodi was issued a municipal court citation for speeding and a District Court summons for the license violation.
1:44 p.m. – An employee of EG Golf Course on Division Street reported missing two golf carts and their chargers. She said she was unsure how long they had been missing.
1:45 p.m. – An East Greenwich woman told police someone had broken into her car while it was parked in the Greenwich Club parking lot. Police found the front passenger window smashed in and the woman said a dark blue Coach handbag was the only thing missing.
8:30 p.m. – A Middle Road resident told police she found a brown leather wallet in her mailbox earlier. She hadn’t checked the mailbox since the previous afternoon, when it was emptied. The owner of the wallet, a Fall River man, was notified. He said he’d been in EG earlier in the day.
9:30 p.m. – Police had a blue Mazda parked in a No Parking zone towed from King Street at Water Street.
Friday, August 10
9:26 a.m. – Police arrested Peter Ciccone, 53, of Gorton Lake Boulevard in Warwick, for driving with a suspended license after he was stopped for speeding on First Avenue. A routine check turned up the license suspension. He was issued a court summons and his car was towed from the scene.
6:23 p.m. – A resident of Pequot Trail reported storm damage to his lawn. He said the intense rains of the afternoon resulted in a lot of runoff from South County Trail that washed over his lawn and lifted a storm drain cover off. Police noted a large amount of sand and debris in the yard and damage around the storm drain.
Saturday, August 11
12:13 a.m. – Police had a car parked on King Street towed because it was a No Parking zone.
4:29 p.m. – Police arrested Andrew Kulik, 18, of Stone Ridge Drive, for driving with an expired license after he was stopped for driving 52 mph in a 25 mph zone. A routine check turned up the expired license. A friend drove the car from the scene. Kulik was given a District Court summons and released.
8:12 p.m. – A resident of South Pierce Road reported the disappearance of a hanging plant from her fence on Fairfield Drive. The plant was a Rio Red Dipladenia.
9:19 p.m. – The manager of Norman’s Tap and Lounge called police to ask for help ejecting patrons after they tried to get others to buy them beers even after they appeared to be drunk. They left without incident.
Sunday, August 12
11:03 p.m. – River Farm residents reported sometime around 10:15 p.m. someone threw eggs on their driveway. They told police a visitor’s car had been hit too but the egg had been washed off already. Police saw remnants of six eggs on the driveway and some egg on the edge of the garage roof. Another egg incident happened at the house during the previous week.