MEDIA CONTACT: Major Todd Catlow, Detective Commander (#401-444-1006)
On October 15, 2013, members of the Violent Fugitive Task Force arrested Joseph Johnson, age 36, of 561 Smith Street, Providence, RI, as a result of the following: 1) Sixth District Court Capias for Failure to Appear for Arraignment (Larceny); and 2) Sixth District Court Capias for Failure to Appear for Cost Review (Conspiracy). Mr. Johnson was processed at the Lincoln Barracks and turned over to authorities in Sixth District Court.
On October 15, 2013, members of the Detective Bureau arrested Nicholas T. Walker, age 25, having a last known address of 76 Adams Street, North Providence, Rhode Island, on Affidavits and Arrest Warrants for Filing a False Report of a Crime out of the Rhode Island State Police and for Failure to Register as a Sex Offender out of the North Providence Police Department. Mr. Walker was processed at the Lincoln Woods Barracks and arraigned before a Justice of the Peace. Mr. Walker was subsequently turned over to the North Providence Police Department.