Media Contact: Captain Derek W. Borek, District A Commander, 401-444-1014
At 10:30 AM, Troopers arrested Jonathan Best, age 48, of 54 North Mountain Road, Apartment 204, New Britain, CT, for: 1) Affidavit Arrest Warrant for Larceny Under $1,500. The arrest was the result of Best responding to the barracks to turn himself in following an investigation by the Gaming Enforcement Unit Detectives. The subject was processed, arraigned by a Justice of the Peace, and released with a future Third District Court date.
At 4:20 PM, Troopers arrested Carlos Lopez, age 65, of 627 Cranston Street, Providence, RI, for: 1) Affidavit and Arrest Warrant for Failure to Register as a Sex Offender, originating out of the Providence Police Department. The arrest was the result of a motor vehicle stop on Hartford Avenue, in the City of Providence. The subject was transported to State Police Headquarters, processed, and later turned over to Providence Police Department.
At 8:35 PM, Troopers arrested Derek Stevens, age 45, of 29 Steet Street, Smithfield, RI, for: 1) Driving Under the Influence of Intoxicating Liquor and/or Drugs (B.A.C Unknown) – 2nd Offense 2) Refusal to Submit to a Chemical Test – 1st Offense. The arrest was the result of a motor vehicle stop on Route 37 East, in the City of Cranston. The subject was transported to State Police Headquarters, processed, and later arraigned by Justice of the Peace Robinson and released to a responsible adult.