Media contact: Captain Ernest Quarry
On Monday December 10, 2012 at 10:35 AM, Trooper arrested Jonathan M. Chavez, age 19, of 378 Wellington Avenue, Cranston, RI for a 3rd District Court Bench Warrant for Failure to Appear for Ability to Pay originating out of the Cranston Police Department. The arrest was the result of Chavez turning himself into the Lincoln Woods Barracks. Chavez was processed then transported to 6th District Court for arraignment.
On Monday December 10,2012 at 2:03 PM, Trooper arrested Tecklah Buford, age 50, of 202 Commencement Boulevard, Ladson SC on a Second District Court Bench Warrant for Failure to Pay Court Costs on the initial charge of Operating with a Suspended License originating out of the Newport Police Department. The arrest was the result of the Adult Correctional Institution Maximum Security contacting the Barracks to advise Buford was in custody. Buford was transported to the Lincoln Woods Barracks where she was processed before being turned over to the Adult Correctional Institution Women's Intake Center.
On Tuesday December 11,2012 at 12:40 AM, Troopers arrested Dwayne Silva, age 31, of 26 Violet Street, Providence, RI for an Affidavit Arrest Warrant on the charge of Robbery originating out of the Providence Police Department. The arrest was the result of a motor vehicle stop on Thurston Street in the City of Pawtucket.