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RI Trooper Log: DUI Arrests March 1 – 3

RI Trooper Log arrests. The Rhode Island State Police are stationed in several barracks

RI Trooper Log arrests. The Rhode Island State Police are stationed in several barracks
[Warwick Post photo] Rhode Island State Police
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 and near Warwick from March 1 through March 3  involved DUI charges resulting from stops along Rte. 95 in Warwick.

Here are the details of those arrests:

Rte. 95 stop DUI arrest At 1:46 a.m. March 1, Troopers arrested Michael O’Keefe, age 27, of 131 Sutton Street, 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 Rte. 95 in Warwick. O’Keefe was transported to the Wickford Barracks for processing, arraigned by a Justice of the Peace, and later released to the custody of a responsible adult.

Rte. 95 stop, DUI charge On Sunday, March 1, at 1:35 a.m., troopers arrested Kyle Waldeck, 29, of 20 Wilshire Way, Coventry, Rhode Island, for 1.) Driving under the influence of intoxicating liquor and/or drugs B.A.C. unknown – First offense; and 2.) Refusal to submit to a chemical test – Second offense.

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The arrest was the result of a motor vehicle stop on Rte. 95, in Warwick. Waldeck was processed at the Hope Valley Barracks, arraigned and then released into the custody of a responsible adult.

Rte. 95 stop, DUI arrest At 2:14 a.m. March 3 troopers arrested Jeffrey Laychak, 34, of 205 Laurel Ridge Lane, North Kingstown, Rhode Island for 1) Driving Under the Influence of Intoxicating Liquor/Drugs- BAC Unknown- 1st Offense 2) Refusal to Submit to a Chemical Test- 1st Offense.

The arrest was the result of a motor vehicle stop on Rte. 95 in Warwick. Laychak was transported to the Wickford Barracks for processing, arraigned by a Justice of the Peace, and later released to the custody of a responsible adult.

Rob Borkowski
Author: Rob Borkowski

Rob has worked as reporter and editor for several publications, including The Kent County Daily Times and Coventry Courier, before working for Gatehouse in MA then moving home with Patch Media. Now he's publisher and editor of WarwickPost.com. Contact him at editor@warwickpost.com with tips, press releases, advertising inquiries, and concerns.

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