MEDIA CONTACT: Captain Frank B. Castellone, District 'B' Commander 1-401-444-1009
At 10:00 AM, Troopers arrested Brian Passamonti, age 26, of 444 Essex Street Lynn, MA for Obstructing an Officer in Execution of Duty. Arrest was the result of a motor vehicle stop on Route 95 South in the Town of West Greenwich. Passamonti was transported to the Hope Valley Barracks where he was processed and later transported to 3rd Division District Court.
At 10:15 PM, Troopers arrested Gavin Finnerty, age 45, of 175 Log Bridge Road, Coventry, RI for Third District Court Bench Warrant for Failure to Appear for Arraignment for Driving with a Suspended License originating from the Coventry Police Department. Arrest was the result of a barracks investigation and Troopers responding to the above address. Finnerty was transported to the Hope Valley Barracks where he was processed and later turned over to the Adult Correctional Institution.
At 12:15 AM, Troopers arrested James Bowen, age 43, of 70 Coit Avenue, West Warwick, RI for 1) Driving Under the Influence – 2nd Offense – BAC Unknown 2) Chemical Test Refusal – 2nd Offense 3) Driving with a Suspended License (for Certain Violations). Arrest was the result of a motor vehicle stop on Main Street in the Town of West Warwick. Bowen was transported to the Hope Valley Barracks where he was processed and held overnight pending morning arraignment at Third District Court.