Editor’s note: This article has been updated to reflect the dismissal of child molestation charges against a Warwick man. In keeping with WarwickPost.com policy, the man’s name has been removed from this article.
Editor’s note: The following Warwick, RI area arrests recorded in the RI Trooper Log were reported by the RI State Police on their website. An arrest reflects charges against an individual, and does not indicate guilt or innocence.
WARWICK, RI — RI Trooper Log arrests in Warwick during the week of Sept. 26 through Sept. 30 included arrests for charges of making crank calls, violating a protective order, and possession of oxycodone with intent to deliver.
Here are the available details of those arrests:
Crank calls arrest At 3 p.m. Sept. 26., troopers arrested George Schmeider, 24, of 9 Beatrice Terrace, Warwick, Rhode Island, on a Wickford Barracks Affidavit Arrest Warrant for Domestic Crank or Obscene Phone Calls and Domestic Cyberstalking & Cyberharassment.
The arrest was the result of a barracks investigation. Schmeider was processed at the Wickford Barracks, arraigned by a Justice of the Peace, and released.
Family Court warrant At 12:55 p.m. Sept. 26, troopers arrested Jason A. Mathias, 37, of 108 Bagley St., Central Falls, Rhode Island, on a Providence County Family Court Bench Warrant for a Reciprocal Body Attachment Non-Criminal Charge.
The arrest was a result of a motor vehicle stop on Bald Hill Road, in the City of Warwick. Mathias was transported to the Hope Valley Barracks where he was processed and later turned over to the Sixth Division District Court.
Protection order violation At 8:23 a.m. Sept. 25, troopers arrested Justice J. Everett, 21, of 419 Friendship St., Providence, Rhode Island for Domestic Violence – Violation of a Protection Order.
The arrest was a result of a motor vehicle stop on Quaker Lane, in the City of Warwick. Everett was transported to the Hope Valley Barracks where he was processed and then turned over to Third Division District Court for arraignment.
Missed hearing, B&E At 2:56 p.m. Sept. 25, troopers arrested Anthony Guy, age 35, of 199 Bracken Street, Cranston for a Sixth District Court Bench Warrant for Failure to Appear for restitution review. The initial charge of Breaking and Entering originated from the Warwick Police Department. The arrest was the result of a motor vehicle stop on Route 6 in the Town of Johnston. Guy was transported to State Police Headquarters, processed, and turned over to the ACI.
Traffic stop, shoplifting arrest At 1:30 p.m. Sept. 26, troopers arrested Virgen Fernandez, age 33, of 85 Lawrence Street, Cranston, Rhode Island, for 1.) Shoplifting Felony Second Offense and 2.) Receiving Stolen Goods. The arrest was result of a motor vehicle stop on Route 95 North in the City of Warwick.
Possession/intent to deliver arrest On Sept. 26, members of High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area Task Force arrested Andranik A. Terzian, 37, of 32 Deirdra Court, Warwick, Rhode Island, for the following: 1) Manufacturing/Possession/Deliver Marijuana 1 to 5 Kg; 2) Delivery/Possession with Intent to Deliver & Manufacture Schedule I (Marijuana); 3) Delivery/Possession with Intent to Deliver & Manufacture Schedule II (Oxycodone); 4) Possession of a Controlled Substance Schedule V (Pregabalin); 5) Distribute Controlled Substance Near School; and 6) Distribute Controlled Substance Near School.
Terzian was processed at the Lincoln Barracks and later turned over to Third Division District Court officials for arraignment.
Coventry warrant for child molestation On Sept. 26, 2019, members of the Violent Fugitive Task Force arrested a Warwick man, on an Affidavit and Arrest Warrant drafted by the Coventry Police Department for First Degree Child Molestation (5 counts) and Second Degree Child Molestation (6 counts).
The suspect was processed at the Wickford Barracks and later turned over to the Coventry Police Department. On March 24, 2020, all charges against him were dismissed.
Shoplifting warrant At 6:40 p.m. Sept. 27, troopers arrested Joshua Olsen, 30, of 339 Chestnut St., Warwick, Rhode Island for an Affidavit and Arrest Warrant for Shoplifting originating with the North Kingstown Police Department.
The arrest was the result of a motor vehicle stop on Douglas Avenue in Providence. Olsen was transported to the Lincoln Woods Barracks where he was processed and later turned over to North Kingstown Police Department.