Media contact: Captain Frank B. Castellone, District "B" Commander, 444-1009
On May 5th, at 3:00 PM, Troopers, arrested John Panizza, age 54, of 730 South Road, East Greenwich for Driving Under the Influence of Liquor, 1st Offense- BAC .10-.15. Arrest was the result of a motor vehicle stop on Post Road in the Town of North Kingstown. Subject was transported to the Wickford Barracks for processing. The subject consented to a breathalyzer test to which the following readings were obtained: Phase I, .137 and Phase II, .131. Subject was later arraigned at the barracks and released into the custody of a family member with a future Third Division District Court date.
On May 5th, at 8:50PM, Troopers, arrested Ben Martin age 33 of 312 Chopmist Hill Road Glocester, RI for 1.) 6th District Court bench warrant for Failure to Appear for Ability to Pay hearing originating from the Woonsocket Police Department. 2.) Family Court Domestic body attachment for Failure to Appear. 3.) Superior Court bench warrant for Failure to Appear for Cost Review originating from Scituate Police Department. This arrest was the result of assisting a disabled motor vehicle on Route 95 North, in the City of Warwick. The subject was transported to the Wickford Barracks, processed and transported to the ACI.
On May 5th, at 8:57 PM, Troopers, arrested Brittany M. Vespia, age 21 of 599 Wickenden Street Apt. 3, Providence RI for Driving Under the Influence of Liquor (Phase I - .131 and Phase II - .129). Arrest was result of a 911 call reporting a possible drunk driver and subsequent motor vehicle stop on Route 95 in the City of Warwick. Vespia was transported to the Wickford Barracks, processed, arraigned and released to the custody of a friend with future 3rd District Court dates.
Nothing further to report.