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.
Kettle has not been scheduled for an arraignment.
It is not yet known if he has a lawyer.