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Providence police expected to release details in fatal shooting
"I appreciate that the university cares enough to at least let us know. I'm just worried for the state of Providence itself. Like the fact that these things happen. What's going on with the city itself? Like it's a little frightening to know that these things happen so close to our university," said
Attleboro couple's two-year-old boy nearly falls in pool due to faulty safety ladder
ATTLEBORO, Mass.- An Attleboro couple realized the ladder designed to keep their two-year-old boy from accidentally drowning in the swimming pool didn’t work. Now they want the whole world to know, too.
Family of five survives rollover on I-495
"(One) vehicle was traveling southbound and for some unknown reason left the high speed lane, traveled across the median, and struck a Jeep with a family of 5 causing it to roll over," Mansfield fire said.
Crash into Fall River building
FALL RIVER, Mass. (WPRI) -- Police are investigating a crash that sent an SUV into a building in Fall River Saturday afternoon.It happened near the corner of Walnut Street and Danforth Street just after 3:30 p.m.Eyewitness News is on the scene, gathering information. We'll have an update online an
Driver, Wrong Plates, Arrested for Adderall Possession | WarwickPost.com
WARWICK, RI — Officer Tyler Stone pulled over a speeding gold 2007 Kia Sorento on Greenwich Avenue near Lowes June 6 at 7:21 p.m. because its license plates were registered to another vehicle, finding nine loose pills in a Newport cigarette carton, prompting the driver’s arrest on a suspended licen
Developer proposes moving South Attleboro MBTA station
A developer is looking into moving the South Attleboro MBTA station across the border to Rhode Island.TheSun Chronicle reportedthat David Borque is interested in moving the commuter rail station at the Bristol Place shopping center off Route 1A to a site near the former Cumberland Engineering comple
Parents' warning goes viral after 2-year-old climbs pool ladder
The ladder was designed to keep the 2-year-old boy from getting into the pool, but it didn't work, WXPIreported.
Taunton Woman Killed In Braintree Crash
At about 1 a.m., State Police responded to a two-car crash on Interstate 93 South, north of Exit 5 in Braintree. A preliminary investigation indicates that the driver of a 2003 Buick Rendezvous on the southbound side of the highway lost control of the vehicle, causing it to crash into the guardrail
Fall River police kill pit bull after it attacks young child, woman
Police said the victims were neighbors of the dog's owners and were walking by when the dog, which was in its yard, attacked them. It's unclear what led up to the attack, but police said the victims interacted with the dog.
A/V store manager charged with sharing customers' nude images
Quintal, 34, is the manager of Flint Audio and Video on East Main Road, according to police. They allege he searched through the files on computers, phones and other devices that were dropped off for repair without the owners' knowledge or consent, then took photos of the nude images he found and sh
World Cup Fever: Portuguese community in Fall River enjoys tournament
A large Portuguese community lives there and hundreds flocked to local watering holes, like the Fall River Grill, to watch the match.
DEM: Driver hits family of geese, kills 3 goslings
DEM Police are investigating an incident that took place at about 8:30 AM today in which a motorist hit a family of geese, killing 3 goslings, on Warwick and Lakeside Avenues in Warwick. The driver later reported herself to authorities. DEM will update as the situation warrants.— Rhode Island DEM (@
Woman killed after leaving car that crashed on highway
Investigators say the Taunton woman, whose name has not been released, got out of her 2003 Buick Rendezvous on Saturday after she lost control and struck a guardrail in the southbound lanes of the highway.
Purported head of drug ring pleads guilty in Operation Panamera
Investigators said they seized 23 kilograms of suspected fentanyl, 11 kilograms of cocaine, 11 kilograms of marijuana and 2 kilograms of psychedelic mushrooms.
Massachusetts Field of Honor Flags Stolen - Suspect Apprehended ⋆ Conservative Firing Line
Mansfield, Massachusetts – American Military Newsreportedthat five out of 350 flags at the Field of Honor in Mansfield were stolen on Saturday. Local citizens, businesses, veterans organizations, police and firefighters sponsor a display of 350 American Flags through the month of May. The suspect to
Motorcyclist dies after early morning crash in Fall River
FALL RIVER, Mass. (WPRI) — The victim of a crash involving a truck and a motorcycle has died from his injuries, the Bristol County District Attorney Gregg Millote confirmed.
Store manager accused of sharing nude photos from customers' phones
State police said George Quintal, 34, of Middletown, was arrested Thursday and charged with three counts of accessing a computer for fraudulent purposes and three counts of computer trespass.
Fall River Police arrest driver in deadly hit-and-run
Fall River Police say Irvin Dominguez-Cruz, crashed into a motorcycle near Highland Avenue and Courtney Street, and drove off.
Man accused in fatal hit-and-run faces arraignment
Fall River police said a box truck and a motorcycle collided at the intersection of Courtney Street and Highland Avenue, Thursday, June 14, 2018. (WJAR)
Prosecutor: Man charged in connection with fatal crash
The Bristol County District Attorney's Office says 37-year-old Irvin Dominguez-Cruz, of Fall River, was charged Thursday with several violations including motor vehicle homicide by means of negligent operation and failure to yield to an oncoming vehicle.