On Nov. 7, 2012, Detectives assigned to the ACI charged Sean D. Santos, 28, having a last known address of 38 Potter St., East Providence, with Violation of a No Contact Order/Third Offense. Santos appeared before the Honorable Judge Houlihan, where no plea was entered on the felony charge. Judge Houlihan set bail at $2,000 personal recognizance and scheduled a pre-arraignment conference for Jan. 18, 2013. Judge Houlihan re-issued the no contact order. Santos was also presented as a probation violator and subsequently remanded to the Adult Correctional Institutions to continue serving a six (6) year sentence on previous charges of Felony Domestic Assault with a Dangerous Weapon and Kidnapping.
On Nov. 15, 2012, members of the Intelligence Unit arrested Sherry J. Montenegro, 58, of 20 Miles Ave., East Providence, for the following: 1) Delivery/Possession with Intent to Deliver a Controlled Substance (Schedule I & II); 2) Delivery/Possession with Intent to Deliver a Controlled Substance (Schedule III & IV); and 3) Possession of Marijuana. Montenegro was processed at the Lincoln Barracks and held overnight at Headquarters pending an arraignment in Sixth District Court.
At 7:32 a.m. on Nov. 14, Troopers arrested John Luca, 37, of 50 Austin Ave., East Providence, for a 3rd District Court Bench Warrant for Failure to Appear for Ability to Pay, on an original charge of Leaving the Scene of an Accident Resulting in Property Damage out of the Warwick Police Department. The arrest was the result of a motor vehicle stop on Route 95. Luca was transported to the State Police Wickford Barracks where he was processed and later transported to 3rd District Court for arraignment.
The above reports detail arrests made by the Rhode Island State Police. Descriptions of all events are based solely on police officer reports provided to Patch.