Providence Police arrest two men after chase

By News Staff


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PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE) – Police say two men were arrested after a car and foot chase early Saturday morning in Providence.

Alkhalif Sirleaf, 19, and Reynolds Youboty, 19, both of Providence, were arrested on Elmhurst Avenue near Eaton Street around 3:30 a.m. Saturday.

Sirleaf was charged with possession of a loaded weapon in a vehicle after Police discovered a loaded shotgun in his possession.

Police say this is Sirleaf’s second firearm arrest in the past three weeks.

Youboty was charged with possession of a stolen vehicle.

Police say both men were sent to the ACI.