Media Contact: Captain Derek W. Borek, District A Commander, 401-444-1014
At 3:33 PM, Troopers arrested Roland Martin, age 55, of 50 Hillside Avenue, Mapleville, RI for: 1) Affidavit and Arrest Warrant out of the Scituate Barracks for Fraudulent Checks – Under $1500 2) Third District Court Hold Without Bail Bench Warrant for Failure To Appear For Pre-Trial Conference on the original charge of DUI of Liquor – Blood Alcohol, originating out of the North Smithfield Police Department. The arrest was the result of a barracks investigation. The subject was transported to State Police Headquarters, processed, arraigned by a Justice of the Peace, and later transported to the ACI Men's Intake Center.
At 10:55 PM, Troopers arrested Sam Assanti, age 33, of 218 Lowell Avenue, Providence, RI for: 1) DUI 1st Offense - .10 to .15. (PHASE I .105) (PHASE II .107). The arrest was the result of a motor vehicle stop on Route 6 West, in the Town of Johnston. Assanti was transported to State Police Headquarters, processed, and held overnight pending an am arraignment at 3rd District Court.