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WPD Arrests Four, Seizes Meth, Searching Unidentified Hotel

Warwick Police Headquarters at 99 Veterans Memorial Drive.
Warwick Police Headquarters at 99 Veterans Memorial Drive.
Warwick Police Headquarters at 99 Veterans Memorial Drive.

WARWICK — Warwick Police arrested four people, seized $989in cash and 110 grams of methamphetamine at an unidentified hotel in the Citytoday as part of a continuing investigation, police announced this afternoon.

Warwick Police Detective Capt. Joseph Hopkins announced that the WPD Special OperationsGroup executed a search warrant for a room at the hotel as a result of anongoing investigation. The search of theroom found four occupants, the methamphetamine, a number of unidentified pills,several scales, packaging equipment, the cash and drug paraphernalia.

The specific hotel is not being named because of acontinuing investigation, Hopkins noted.

[CREDit:WPD: ] From left, Derek Pedro, Jeffrey Aubin, Jennifer Santos, and Kyle Souza were arrested in an unannounced hotel in Warwick today, during which the WPD seized cash and 110 grams of methamphetamine.

As a result of the search warrant the following people were arrested:

Jeffrey Aubin, 41 years of age from East Providence, was chargedwith Possession with Intent to Sell Methamphetamine and two Bench Warrants forprevious Possession of Schedule I-IV and Obstructing an Officer charges.

Jennifer Santos, 37 from Lincoln, was charged with Possession with

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Intent to Sell Methamphetamine.

Derek James Pedro, 40 from New Bedford MA, was charged withPossession of Schedule I-IV (Methamphetamine).

Kyle J Souza, 33 from Fall River MA, was charged with Possession ofSchedule I-IV (Methamphetamine).

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