Woonsocket police identify 3 people seen in video of arrest

WOONSOCKET, R.I. (WPRI) — Woonsocket police have identified three people that can be seen in a video that appears to show a police officer throwing a man onto the pavement and using force while the man was on the ground.

The incident occurred in the early morning hours October 15 and the video emerged about a week later.

Woonsocket Police Chief Thomas Oates said the video shows Woonsocket police officers responding to a disturbance in a convenience store parking lot.

According to police, the names of the arrested are :

  • Jose Quinonez, age 24
  • Teil Desmore, age 19
  • Stacey Lynch, age 19

Charges include obstructing police, disorderly conduct, and resisting arrest.