MEDIA CONTACT: 401-764-5605 Major John C. Alfred, Detective Commander
On November 20, 2020, at approximately 9:20 AM, members of the Violent Fugitive Task Force arrested Irvin Rodriguez, age 28, of 1776 Bicentennial Way P8, North Providence, Rhode Island, for 1) Possession of a Schedule II Controlled Substance – Crack Cocaine 2) Possession of a Firearm by Certain Persons Prohibited and 3) Fugitive From Justice from the State of Massachusetts. This arrest was the result of an investigation by the Rhode Island Violent Fugitive Task Force and the Boston Police Department Gang Unit. Mr. Rodriguez was transported to the Lincoln Woods Barracks for processing then was arraigned at Sixth District Court.
On November 20, 2020, at approximately 2:30 PM, members of the Major Crimes Unit arrested Nikkilas Jones, age 30, of 47 West Pontiac Street, Warwick, Rhode Island for Sexual Assault-2nd Degree (2 counts). This arrest was the result of an investigation by the Major Crimes Unit. Mr. Jones was arraigned at Providence Superior Court and given future court dates.