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1.) On Monday, November 5, 2018 at 9:30 AM, members of the Violent Fugitive Task Force arrested Brian Casserly, age 40, of 481 Second Avenue, Woonsocket, Rhode Island, on an Attorney Generals request for Superior Court Bench Warrant on the charge of Felon in Possession of a Firearm originating out of the Rhode Island State Police Special Investigations Unit. Mr. Casserly was transported to State Police Headquarters, where he was processed. He was later turned over to Providence Superior Court officials.

2.) On Monday, November 5, 2018, at 2:30 PM, members of the HIDTA Task Force and Postal Inspection Service arrested Benjamin Delacruz, age 31, of 38 Vaughn Street, Providence Rhode Island for 1). Possession with Intent to Deliver a Schedule II Controlled Substance Cocaine & 2). Possession of Cocaine in Excess of 1 Kilogram. Mr. Delacruz was transported to the Lincoln Barracks for processing, then arraigned by a Justice of Peace where he was remanded to the ACI until Wednesday when he will be officially arraigned at the 3rd Division District Court.

MEDIA CONTACT: Major Dennis B. Fleming, Detective Commander (#401-764-5605) Captain Gerald M. McKinney, Assistant Detective Commander (#401-764-5153)

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  • Release date: 11-06-2018

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