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Jan 16, 2013

arrest warrant for Anthony LaCoste


On Sunday 01/13/13 at about 3:38 P.M. the Woonsocket Police responded to the area of Pond St. for a report of shots fired.  When officers arrived they noticed a white 1999 Honda had struck a telephone pole and had two bullet holes in the vehicle.  That vehicle had been driven by James Lambert Jr.

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Press Release

January 15, 2013

 

            On Sunday 01/13/13 at about 3:38 P.M. the Woonsocket Police responded to the area of Pond St. for a report of shots fired.  When officers arrived they noticed a white 1999 Honda had struck a telephone pole and had two bullet holes in the vehicle.  That vehicle had been driven by James Lambert Jr.

             At about 3:43 P.M. police responded to River St. and Fairmount St. for a report of a motor vehicle accident involving two vehicles, a red 2002 Dodge operated by Christopher Lambert and a blue 2001 Jeep operated by Anthony LaCoste.

             The investigation revealed James Lambert, Christopher Lambert, and Anthony LaCoste had been at Executive Car Wash on Privilege St.  After a verbal argument all three vehicles left the car wash. LaCoste brandished a handgun and started to shoot at James Lambert Jr.’s vehicle while driving on Pond St. causing James Lambert Jr. to strike the telephone pole.  Christopher Lambert gave chase to Lacoste’s vehicle where they were involved in the motor vehicle at River St. and Fairmount St.  There were no report injuries to any of the involved parties.

             The Woonsocket Police have obtained an arrest warrant for Anthony LaCoste for multiple felony charges.  If seen please call the police at 766-1212 or our anonymous tip line at 769-4444.