MEDIA CONTACT: Sergeant E. Jones, Non-Commisioned Officer in-charge, (401) 444-1000
At 8:35 AM, Troopers arrested Scott Bentley, age 42, of 550 Union Avenue Providence, RI for a Superior Court Bench Warrant for Failure to Appear for Cost Review on the original charge of Attempted Larceny originating out of the North Providence Police Department. The arrest was the result of a motor vehicle stop on Plainfield Street in the City of Providence. Subject was transported to the Headquarters, processed, and transported to the Adult Correctional Institution Center.
At 9:10 PM Troopers arrested Lauren Fusaro, age 33, 22 Timberwolf Drive Cumberland RI for DUI 2ND Offense .15 or Greater. (PHASE I .230, PHASE II .217). The arrest was the result of several 911 calls to State Police Headquarters regarding an erratic operator on Route 295 North in the Town of Smithfield and subsequent motor vehicle stop on Diamond Hill Road in the Town of Cumberland. Fusaro was transported to State Police Headquarters, processed, and held overnight pending arraignment in the morning.