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On June 6, 2021, at 7:10 PM, Troopers from the Traffic Safety Unit arrested Sandro Crugnale, age 47, of 1045 Hartford Avenue Apt. 9, Johnston, Rhode Island for 1) Driving Under the Influence of an Intoxicating Liquor and/or Drugs B.A.C. Unknown First Offense, 2) Driving with Suspended License 3rd & Subsequent Offense, 3) Refusal to Submit to a Chemical Test and 4) Attorney General’s Office Bench Warrant for Failure to Appear for Final Order of the Contractors Registration Board. The arrest was the result of a motor vehicle stop on Hartford Avenue in the Town of Johnston. Crugnale was transported to State Police Headquarters where he was processed and held overnight, pending morning arraignment at Third Division District Court.
On June 6, 2021, at 11:00 PM, Troopers from the Traffic Safety Unit arrested Joseph Barreiro, age 51, of 33 Douglas Terrace, North Providence, Rhode Island, for 1) Driving Under the Influence of Intoxicating Liquor and or Drugs First Offense, BAC Unknown and 2) Refusal to Submit to a Chemical Test. The arrest was the result of a motor vehicle stop on Route 146 North in the City of Providence. Barreiro was transported to the Lincoln Woods Barracks for processing, arraigned by a Justice of the Peace, and released to the custody of a responsible adult.