On Thursday, May 25th, 2017, at approximately 7:52 p.m., Members of the Smithfield Police Detective Division arrested Joseph Catoni, age 21, of 46 Fenwood Ave, Smithfield. Catoni was being investigated by Smithfield Detectives for drug distribution in the Town of Smithfield and was taken into custody in the parking lot of Speedway Gas Station, 263 Putnam Pike.
Catoni was in possession of 10.5 grams of cocaine, 8.1 grams of heroin and (13) thirteen Oxycodone pills. He was charged with Possession of Heroin, Possession of Cocaine, Possession of Oxycodone and was issued a civil violation for Possession of Marijuana Under One Ounce. Catoni was also wanted by the Johnston Police on a Breaking and Entering charge. Catoni was held overnight and will appear in Kent County District Court, Warwick on Friday, May 26th, 2017 at 9:00 a.m., to answer the charges.