At 6:30 pm Troopers Miguel arrested Alexander Febus, age 21, for 1.) Possession of a Controlled Substance (Percocet/Fentanyl), 2.) Obstructing an Officer in the Execution of his/her Duty, 3.) Reckless Driving, and 4.) Operator Other than Lessee. This arrest was the result of Troopers witnessing a hit and run motor vehicle accident and then locating the subject and taking him into custody after a brief foot pursuit. Mr. Febus was transported to State Police Headquarters where he was processed and held overnight pending a morning arraignment at Sixth Division District Court where he will be presented as a bail violator.
At 11:08 pm Troopers arrested Kawan Hernandez, age 41, of 192 Park Holm, Newport, Rhode Island, for 1) Driving Under the Influence of Intoxicating Liquor and or Drugs First Offense, BAC Unknown 2) Refusal to Submit to a Chemical Test Second Offense, and an active 3) Affidavit and Arrest Warrant originating out of the Portsmouth Police Department on the original charge of Violation of a No Contact Order Third or Subsequent Offense. The arrest was the result of a motor vehicle stop on Route 95 North in the City of Providence. Hernandez was transported to State Police Headquarters for processing and held overnight pending morning arraignment where he will be presented as a Bail Violator.
Media Contact: Captain David Bassignani, District “A” Commander, Rhode Island State Police, 401-764-5614 or firstname.lastname@example.org