Wareham Police charge 5 with assault, disorderly conduct after several disturbances

Jun 12, 2018

Several fights and disturbances on June 9 and 10 had Wareham Police arresting five men on charges that include assault and battery, assault and battery on a police officer and resisting arrest among others.

On June 9, Officer Blaise Lalli and Detective Dean Decas responded to Plymouth Avenue at approximately 4 p.m. after a fight was reported. Shawn Raymond, 43, of East Wareham allegedly struck another man with his hands, kicked him and threw a rock at the victim’s back.

Raymond was arrested and charged with: assault and battery, assault and battery with a deadly weapon, two counts.

On June 10, Officers Stephen Harrison and Christopher Corner responded to Glen Charlie Road at approximately 1:50 a.m. for a call regarding a suspicious car.

Officers found Ellery Willis, III, 26, of East Wareham sitting by the side of the road, but no car. Police said Willis began to yell, slurring his words, and then struck Corner in the face. Police said a struggle ensued as Willis began throwing his elbows, kicking and swinging his body back and forth in an attempt to escape.

Police used a Taser to subdue Willis, who was taken into custody. Willis was charged with: disorderly conduct, disturbing the peace, assault and battery on a police officer and resisting arrest.

At approximately 6 a.m. on June 10, Officers Calib LaRue and Ryan Turner responded to Tobey Hospital for reported disturbance. Officers found Christopher Vanbeeck, 40, of Buzzards Bay allegedly yelling, swearing and refusing to calm down. Vanbeeck was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct and disturbing the peace.

Later that day, at approximately 9:50 a.m., officers responded to Parker Drive for a report of a disturbance involving a machete. Police learned that a car had fled the scene. Officer John Iacobucci noticed the car at the corner of Cromessett Road and Marion Road. Iacobucci spoke with the occupants and as a result arrested Terrence Jacintho, 26 of Wareham on an unrelated warrant. Police noted the original call regarding the machete remains under investigation.

At approximately 10:15 p.m., Officers Nate Aronson, Charles Pillsbury and Blaise Lalli responded to the area of Fearing Street for a report of two men yelling. At the scene, officers found a man who was “flailing his arms around in a violent manner.” The man, Jeremy McKay, 27, of East Wareham allegedly began scuffling with officers and was arrested. Police said McKay again became unruly at the station before being placed in a holding cell. McKay has been charged with: disorderly conduct, disturbing the peace, interfering with a police officer and resisting arrest.