Monday, August 8, 2011

RHODE ISLAND DRUG CASE: Pawtucket Police Make Marijuana Arrest

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VIA THE PROVIDENCE JOURNAL ONLINE

By Amanda Milkovits

PAWTUCKET, R.I. -- A man suspected of dealing marijuana was arrested Tuesday after narcotics detectives found a pound of the drug in his apartment, according to the Pawtucket police.

Adam D. Waters, 28, who'd been charged with marijuana possession before, had been under investigation by the department's special squad. When detectives approached him outside his residence at 1109 Newport Ave. on Tuesday, he ran away -- dropping a bag of marijuana as he fled, said Maj. Arthur Martins.

The detectives caught Waters and then, using a search warrant, entered his apartment, where they found a pound of marijuana worth about $2,000, plus about $700 cash, Martins said.

Waters was dealing marijuana on the street, Martins said, and detectives found packaging material in his apartment during their search.

Waters was charged with possession with intent to deliver marijuana, distributing near a school, and maintaining a common nuisance. He was arraigned Wednesday and ordered held without bail.

Waters has previously pleaded no contest to charges of marijuana possession, in 2007 and twice in 2003, according to court records. Each time, he received a year's suspended sentence and probation.

Monday, August 1, 2011

RI Domestic Assault Defense Lawyer Matthew T. Marin Announces a Recent NOT GUILTY Verdict for a Client Charged with Domestic Assault and Battery

Attorney Matthew T. Marin announces a recent NOT GUILTY verdict for a client facing a charge of Domestic Simple Assault. If you need assistance or are facing a Rhode Island Domestic Assault charge or other Domestic Violence charges, contact Attorney Matthew T. Marin at 401-228-8271 or mm@matthewtmarin.com.

CHARGE: SIMPLE ASSAULT - DOMESTIC
POLICE REPORT:
The complaining witness reported to a local police department that the night prior her ex-boyfriend had been arguing with her. She told the Police that she had attempted to leave the apartment repeatedly and that the Defendant had physically restrained her from leaving by pushing her, grabbing her face, and pinning her to the ground. The complaining witness alleged that while the Defendant was physically restraining her he was screaming repeatedly in her face. The physical altercation allegedly left bruises on the complaining witness' arms and face. Based on the information provided to the Police, an arrest warrant charging the Defendant was Domestic Assault was issued for the Defendant's arrest.
RESULT: NOT GUILTY AFTER TRIAL

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