Overnight Traffic Stop Nets a Fugitive from Justice Arrest

According to State Police Troop D:

On March 17, 2017 at approximately 2 AM, a Troop D Trooper conducted a motor vehicle stop on a red Hyundai Sonata rental car on Route 44 near the Putnam Walmart for a motor vehicle violation. An occupant in the car, identified as James Wells, was found to have an active felony extraditable arrest warrant out of the State of Rhode Island. Wells was placed under arrest and transported back to Troop D where he was processed and held on a $250,000 cash/surety bond and is scheduled to appear in Danielson Superior Court on March 17, 2017 to answer to the charge of Fugitive from Justice.