Editor's note: The following reports were posted on the RI State Police website this week:
Traffic stop leads to arrest for failing to appear on bad check charge
At 7:39 p.m. June 6, troopers arrested Kristen Dubois, age 31, of 30 Willow St., on a Second District Court Bench Warrant for Failure to Appear for Ability to Pay on an original charge of Fraudulent Checks Under $1,000, originating out of the Middletown Police Department.
The arrest was the result of a motor vehicle stop on Willow Street in the City of Woonsocket. Subject was transported to State Police Headquarters where she was processed, special arraigned by Justice of the Peace Richard Finnegan, and released after paying fines/posting bail.
Traffic stop leads to arrest on failure to appear for marijuana posession charge
At 11 a.m. June 7 Troopers arrested Crystal L. Beauchemin, age 33, of 1221 Manville Road, for a Sixth District Court Bench Warrant Failure to Appear / Ability to Pay on a charge of Possession of Marijuana – 1st Offense originating out of Woonsocket Police Department.
The arrest was the result of a motor vehicle stop on Manville Road in the City of Woonsocket. Beauchemin was transported to Lincoln Woods Barracks where she was processed then turned over to Sixth District Court.
Traffic stop turns up fugitive wanted in Sunshine State
At 6:15 p.m. June 7, troopers arrested Kevin D. O'Brien, age 37, of 238 Grove St., as a Fugitive From Justice from Polk County, Fla. Troopers confirmed an extraditable warrant for 1.) Felony Assault / Battery – Domestic Battery/Strangulation, 2.) Grand Theft originating out of Winter Haven, Fla. Police Department.
The arrest was the result of a motor vehicle stop on Route 6 in the City of Providence. O'Brien was transported to Headquarters where he was processed then special arraigned by Justice of the Peace Finnegan and held without bail pending extradition proceedings. O'Brien was turned over to the Adult Correctional Institution intake center.