Four Arrests in Wareham Over the Weekend

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James Conlon, age 38, of Sagamore Beach was arrested on multiple charges, including unlicensed operation. (WPD booking photo)

From Wareham Police:

Wareham Police made four arrests over the weekend...

At 4:45 p.m. on Sunday, Wareham Police Officer Charles Pillsbury observed a man sleeping in a car parked near Cardi’s Furniture with a glassine pipe with residue on the center console. Initially concerned he had come upon an overdose victim, Officer Pillsbury was able to awaken the subject, who told the officer he had fallen asleep. Officers Pilsbury and Blaise Lalli found a small baggie they believed contained an illegal drug and placed Benjamin Smithson, age 38, of Groveland, MA, under arrest. He is charged with illegal possession of a Class “B” substance.

While investigating an incident on Old Onset Road at around 12:15 a.m. on Saturday, officers arrested two men. Michael Rezendes, age 32, of Onset was arrested on an outstanding warrant and was also charged with interfering with a police officer. Chad Turner, age 30, of Onset was charged with disorderly conduct and interfering with a police officer.

Police received a report of a suspicious man at Wareham Crossing at around 9:30 p.m. on Sunday. Upon their arrival, officers observed the man driving away and stopped his car. James Conlon, age 38, of Sagamore Beach, was arrested and charged with unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, illegal possession of a Class “C” drug, interfering with a police officer, and false name to a police officer. welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on