Media Contact: Captain Darnell S. Weaver, District A Commander, 401-764-5612
At 9:40 AM, Troopers arrested Francis Christy, age 39, of 159 Stoneham Drive, Woonsocket, RI, for: 1) Fugitive from Justice for an Affidavit and Arrest Warrant for Crimes Against Person, originating out of the Rehoboth (MA) Police Department. The arrest was the result of a warrant service at the Rhode Island Traffic Tribunal. Christy was transported to State Police Headquarters, processed, and later turned over to Third District Court for arraignment.
At 12:58 AM, Troopers arrested Shakeil Torres, age 25, of 79 Cottage Street, Pawtucket, RI, for: 1) Providence Superior Court Bench Warrant for Failure to Appear for Cost Review, originating out of the Rhode Island State Police Scituate Barracks for Possession with Intent to Deliver a Controlled Substance. The arrest was the result of a motor vehicle stop on Pine Street, in the City of Providence. The subject was transported State Police Headquarters, processed, and turned over to the ACI – Men's Intake Center.