Rhode Island state Sen. Nick Kettle was arrested Friday on charges of video voyeurism and extortion, according to state police.
WJAR-TV reports that a former girlfriend lodged a complaint against Kettle. As part of their investigation, state police took possession of Kettle's electronic devices.
No further details surrounding his arrest have been released.
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Kettle has not been scheduled for an arraignment.
It is not yet known if he has a lawyer.