Alleged Providence gang member lends guns for music video, arrested

Daniel Carides. Courtesy of the Providence Police Department

By: News Staff


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PROVIDENCE (WLNE) — A 22-year-old alleged Providence gang member was arrested on Tuesday, for buying and selling guns on the street and lending them for a music video.

Daniel Carides, of Carolina Ave., Providence, was arrested after a month-long investigation by the Providence Police Department, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms (ATF), and Narcotics and Organized Crime Bureau (NOC).  

Police said ten guns, ammo, magazines, holsters and a ballistic vest were seized from Carides’ home.

Under Rhode Island law, only licensed gun dealers are allowed to sell fire-arms, and police added Carides is not.

Carides was arraigned on Wednesday and charged with the following offenses:

  • Illegal Sale of Concealable Weapon. (two counts- felony)

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