Rhode Island State Police

01/24/2020 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 01/24/2020 07:17

Hope Valley Barracks

At 9:47 PM, Troopers arrested Joseph Scheer, age 63, of 98 Robert Street Apartment #C, West Warwick, Rhode Island, on a Third District Court Bench Warrant for Failure to Appear for payment review out of the West Warwick Police Department. This arrest was the result of a motor vehicle stop on Pond Street in the Town of West Warwick. Scheer was transported to the Hope Valley Barracks where he was processed and then turned over to the Adult Correctional Institution- Men's Intake Center.

At 9:53 PM, Troopers arrested Holly Buffinton, age 45, of 344 Pleasant Street Apartment #2, Rumford, Rhode Island, on an Affidavit and Arrest Warrant for the charges of 1.) Larceny Over $1,500 and 2.) Vandalism / Malicious Injury to Property originating out of the Foster Police Department. This arrest was a result of motor vehicle stop on Route 95, in the City of Warwick. Buffinton was transported to the Hope Valley Barracks where she was processed and then turned over to Foster Police Department.

Media Contact: Major Christopher Dicomitis, Administrative Bureau Commander and Public Information Officer, Rhode Island State Police, 401-764-5603 or [email protected]