Rhode Island State Police

12/16/2018 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 12/16/2018 11:05

Scituate Barracks

Media Contact: Captain Derek W. Borek, 'A' Division Commander 401-444-1014

At 12:19 AM, Troopers arrested Elvis Fortes, age 34, of 29 Blaine Street Apartment #3, Providence, RI for 1) Reckless Driving - 3rd Offense, 2) Duty to Stop at Accident Resulting in Damage to Vehicle, 3) Obstructing Officer in the Execution of Duty, and 4) Operating a Motor Vehicle without a License - 3rd Offense. The arrest was the result of Fortes fleeing from a motor vehicle stop on Thurbers Avenue in the City of Providence. Fortes was transported to State Police Headquarters where he was processed and held overnight pending morning arraignment as a probation violator.