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MEDIA CONTACT: Captain Michael J. Winquist, Detective Commander (#401-444-1008)

On February 5, 2012, members of HIDTA arrested John Oleksa, age 32, of 41 Putnam Street, Providence, RI, for possession of Marijuana with Intent to Deliver. Mr. Oleksa was transported to the Lincoln Barracks, processed, and arraigned in Sixth District Court.

On February 5, 2013, members of the Major Crimes Unit arrested Joyce Tager, age 53, of 526 Putnam Pike, Smithfield, Rhode Island, on One Count of Embezzlement. Mrs. Tager was processed at the Lincoln Barracks and arraigned before a Justice of the Peace. Bail was set at $5000.00 personal recognizance.

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  • Release date: 02-06-2013

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