Man arrested on cocaine charges, set to appear in court

By Gilannie Pangburn

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Officials from Charlestown PD along with Detectives from the Westerly responded to a home on Old Shannock road in Charlestown, in an attempt to locate a 25-year old male wanted for an outstanding warrant.

William E. Lamphere was immediately located and taken into custody; he was wanted for 3-counts of delivery of cocaine.

As a result of his arrest additional crack cocaine was located and seized along with cash,two knives, two forearms and ammunition.  

Lamphere will be arraigned Thursday morning in Washington county district court on additional charges for possession of crack cocaine with intent to deliver.