Tisbury Police Make Arrests for OUI and Possession with Intent

16 year old seriously injured in crash
Evidence seized by Tisbury Police during the arrest of Lucas Pinheiro, age 21, of Vineyard Haven. (TPD evidence photo)

At approximately 1630 hours (4:30pm) Officers from this department, Tisbury Fire/EMS, as well as several other emergency medical providers responded to a motor vehicle accident on Edgartown Road. A 16 year old juvenile was seriously injured and brought to the hospital. One of the operators was arrested for OUI serious bodily injury. Matter is still under investigation by TPD. 

Then at approximately 2145 hours (9:45pm) Lucas Pinheiro, 21, of Vineyard Haven was stopped for operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license. Pinheiro was arrested and his car was towed. During a vehicle inventory it was discovered that Pinheiro was in possession of 4.5 oz of Marijuana and a couple prescription pills thought to be adderall. Due to the size of the seizure Pinheiro was charged with possession with intent to distribute. This led to over $500 being seized. Pinheiro was charged with: Operating after suspension, No registration in possession, Possession Class D with intent to distribute, and Possession Class E. 

Officers Silvia and Duquette responded to both incidents and did a great job on each.


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