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Rhode Island State Police Make Sixty-Four Arrests Over the St. Patrick's Day Weekend, Including Thirteen Subjects for Driving While Intoxicated

Media Contact: Lieutenant William C. Jamieson Acting District "B" Commander RISP Headquarters (401)444-1011

Colonel Steven G. O'Donnell, Superintendent of the Rhode Island State Police and Commissioner of Public Safety, announces that as a result of our efforts to continue to make our highways safer, members of the Rhode Island State Police have arrested thirteen (13) subjects for Driving While Intoxicated during over the St. Patrick's Day Weekend. In addition to the DWI arrests, they made fifty-one (51) other arrests on miscellaneous charges.

The following is a list of subjects, who were arrested for Driving While Intoxicated:

Segundo Paguay, age 41, of 38 Main Street, Apt 2, East Greenwich, Rhode Island
Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol/Drugs (.130/.129)

Lindsey McCormick, age 24, of 140 County Street, Attleboro, Massachusetts
Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol/Drugs (.192/.186)

Richard Rivera, age 24, of 8 Norwich Avenue Apt. 1, Providence, Rhode Island
Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol/Drugs (.157/.157)
Receiving stolen goods under $500

Christian Deering, age 45, of 47 Walnut Street, Rutland, Massachusetts
Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol/Drugs (.146/.162)

John M. Petrino, age 22, of 205 Orchard Hill Drive, Stratford, Connecticut
Driving Under the Influence (BAC Unknown)
Refusal to Submit to a Chemical test

Glenn Cocce, age 60, of 29 Central Boulevard, Monument Beach, Massachusetts
Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol/Drugs (.197/.200)

Christopher Jordan, age 38, of 10 Sagamore Street, Newport, Rhode Island
Driving Under the Influence (BAC Unknown)
Refusal to Submit to a Chemical test

Nicholas Palumbo, age 22, of 29 Cliff Road, Warwick, Rhode Island
Driving Under the Influence (BAC Unknown)
Refusal to Submit to a Chemical test

Michael Perry, age 53, of 66A Marcus Wheatland Boulevard, Newport, Rhode Island
Driving Under the Influence of Liquor/Drugs (.221/.222)

Stephen Studley, age 26, of 26 Richard Smith Road, Narragansett, Rhode Island
Driving Under the Influence (BAC Unknown)
Refusal to Submit to a Chemical Test

Seaquey Roberts, age 29, of 105 Sinclair Avenue, Providence, Rhode Island
Driving Under the Influence (BAC Unknown)
Refusal to Submit to a Chemical test

Lonnald Chhay, age 28, of 38 Paliotta Parkway, Cranston, Rhode Island
Driving Under the Influence of Liquor/Drugs (.120/.124)

Jerry Warnick, age 49, of 43 Phelps Road, Middletown, Rhode Island
Driving Under the Influence of Liquor/Drugs (.140/.141)

Troopers also issued four hundred and eighty-two (482) citations and handled twenty-eight (28) accidents over the period. One of those accidents involved an intoxicated driver that was arrested.

The Rhode Island State Police will continue to aggressively enforce the motor vehicle laws with increased emphasis on speeding, driving while impaired, aggressive driving, texting violations, seatbelt and child restraint violations. We believe that by continuing these enforcement efforts, it makes the highways safer for all travelers.

Motorists are reminded that they can immediately report dangerous drivers or hazardous roadway conditions to the police by dialing 911 or *77 on your cell phone.

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Department or agency: Rhode Island State Police

Online: http://www.risp.ri.gov

Release date: 03-17-2014

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