At 1:29 AM, Troopers arrested Patrick Ohara, age 21, of 13 Milton Avenue, North Smithfield, Rhode Island, for Driving Under the Influence of Intoxicating Liquor and/or Drugs – 1st Offense/B.A.C. Unknown and Refusal to Submit to a Chemical Test. The arrest was the result of reports to the barracks in reference to an erratic operator and subsequent motor vehicle stop on Route 295 in the Town of Smithfield. The subject was transported to the Wickford Barracks for processing, arraigned by a Justice of the Peace, and released into the custody of a responsible adult.
MEDIA CONTACT: Lieutenant Kenneth Jones, Statewide Officer-in-Charge, 401-585-4150