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On Tuesday January 1, 2013, At 1:45 AM, Troopers arrested Edson Varela, age 23 of 258 Purchase Street, New Bedford, MA for a Sixth District Court bench warrant for Failure to Appear for Pre Trial on the original charge of Simple Assault originating from the Providence Police Department. This arrest was the result of a motor vehicle stop on Girard Avenue in the City of Newport. The subject was transported to the Wickford Barracks, processed and transported to the Adult Correctional Institution's Intake Center.
On Tuesday January 1, 2013, At 2:25 AM, a Trooper arrested Anup Mohanty, age 25 of 20 Falcon Circle, East Greenwich, RI for 1.) Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol and/or Drugs (BAC Unknown), First Offense. 2.) Refusal to Submit to Chemical Testing, First Offense. This arrest was the result of an investigation of a motor vehicle accident on Route 95 South in the City of Warwick. The subject was transported to the Wickford Barracks, processed and held overnight pending morning arraignment.