State Trooper Log: Court Scofflaw, Hydrocodone, Oxycodone Possession

Editor’s note: The following reports were posted on the RI State Police website this week:

Scituate barracks

Man arrested for failing to appear on posession, expired license charges

At 12:40 a.m., Nov. 15, Troopers arrested Gilbert Gonzalez, age 35, of 12 Whipple Ave., North Providence, RI for a 1.) Superior Court Bench Warrant for Failure to Appear for Violation Hearing on the original charge of Possession (more…)

RI police say man had more than 900 illegal pills – Boston.com

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island State Police say a Florida man stopped for speeding over the weekend had more than 900 oxycodone pills in his vehicle.

Police say troopers stopped the man’s vehicle for speeding early Saturday morning on Interstate 195 in East Providence. A check of his Florida license showed that it had been suspended. Police searched his car and (more…)