At 6:20 PM, troopers arrested Renato Tavares, age 38, of 28 Arthur Street, Taunton, Massachusetts on an Affidavit and Arrest Warrant on the original charge of Fraud – Insufficient Funds originating out of State Police Headquarters. The arrest was the result of a motor vehicle stop on Route 95 in the Town of West Greenwich. Tavares was transported to State Police Headquarters where he was processed, arraigned, then released after posting surety bail.
At 11:25 PM, troopers arrested Peter Rinn, age 35, of 39 Cedar Pond Drive Apt. 3, Warwick, Rhode Island for 1) Driving Under the Influence of Intoxicating Liquor and/or Drugs – 1st Offense – BAC Unknown, 2) Chemical Test Refusal – 2nd Offense (Misdemeanor), and 3) Driving on a Suspended License – Certain Violations. The arrest was the result of a motor vehicle stop on Washington Street in the Town of West Warwick. The subject was transported to the Hope Valley Barracks, processed, arraigned by a Justice of the Peace and released to the custody of a responsible adult.
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