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Man lying in R.I. Dunkin’ Donuts drive-thru run over and killed, police say
BRISTOL, R.I. (AP) — Police say a man lying down in the drive-thru lane of a Rhode Island coffee shop has been run over and killed.Bristol police say the man was run over at about 2 a.m. Wednesday at a Dunkin’ Donuts shop in town.Chief Josue Canario says the victim was run over by a truck driven by
Norwood Man Arrested Twice In 24 Hours By Taunton PD
Ricky Araujo, 28, faces charges of disorderly conduct for both arrests and an additional charge of disturbing the peace for the second arrest,according to the Taunton Daily Gazette.
Police: Infant left in running vehicle at Twin River; mom charged
The child is reported to be in fair condition at Hasbro Children's Hospital. The Department of Children, Youth and Families was contacted and took custody of the baby, police said.
Dog Found Abandoned, Dying With Corn Cob Lodged in Intestine
Twix, a 4-year-old pit bull mix, was found vomiting and dehydrated along Route 28 near Blue Hills Reservation in Milton.
Attleboro man faces gun, drug charges in Attleboro, R.I. after raids
William Hancock, 30, of 36 Trepanier St., was scheduled to be arraigned Thursday in Attleboro District Court on charges of receiving stolen property and unlawful possession of a firearm, according to police.
Massachusetts man hot-wires dump truck, takes it for a spin
BROCKTON, Mass. (AP) — Police in Massachusetts are searching for a man who they say hot-wired a dump truck and took it for a joyride.Brockton police say the suspect stole a truck from Modern Autobody around 2:47 a.m. Monday. Surveillance video from the shop shows the suspect backing over a fence sur
Eagles-inspired billboard message in Foxboro trolling Pats, fans
Gina Lewis, who lives in western Massachusetts, won a bet that she could get thousands of “Likes” on a social media post showing Eagles’ Brandon Graham forcing the Pats’ Tom Brady to fumble in the championship game.
Person in Dunkin' drive-thru lane hit by truck, dies
BRISTOL, R.I. (WPRI) — A person lying in a Dunkin Donuts drive-thru lane was run over by a delivery truck early Wednesday morning, Bristol police said.
Man threatened to kill ‘hostages’ in apparent prank, police say
BRIDGEWATER, Mass. —Officers carrying rifles surrounded the home in the quiet cul-de-sac neighborhood.The Enterprisereports they were given an ultimatum – deliver $10,000 to the house or eight supposed hostages inside would die.AdvertisementWhat was a tense situation early Tuesday morning on Aldrich
Caught on camera: Brockton bandit takes dump truck for joy ride
"He started it up, put it in reverse, drove it through the fence like he was driving in an open parking lot, continued it on and drove away," said Fistori.
North Main Street Crash Slows Down Morning Traffic
Police and firefighters responded to a crash on North Main Street at Court Street Tuesday morning.MANSFIELD, MA — A crash in the downtown area slowed down traffic Tuesday morning.Police and firefighters responded to a crash on North Main Street at Court Street. Officials were on the scene for about
ACI on lockdown after officer finds 'unidentified white powder'
"As a safety and security agency, we are prepared and have procedures in place for such incidents. We are following those protocols, organizing first responders, and taking appropriate safety measures," Ventura said in a statement to Eyewitness News.
Suspects in East Providence shooting arraigned
By: Chloe Leshnercleshner@abc6.com@ChloeLeshnerEAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE) -- The two men arrested in connection to Friday's midday shooting in East Providence faced a judge today. Police are now calling it a robbery gone bad.East Providence police aren't giving away too much but say the 2 suspects
Man sends police to family's home after threatening to kill hostages in prank
"Eight hostages, he's going to kill them all in 10 minutes," audio from the police scanner said. "He wants $10,000."
Say What?!: Police Pull Boa Constrictor from Under Hood of Car
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Lincoln school employee arrested on felony drug charges
CRANSTON, R.I. (WPRI) -- A Lincoln School Department employee is on leave and facing serious drug charges, according to Lincoln Superintendent Lawrence Filippeli.
Police identify 2 men arrested in connection to East Providence shooting
Police said 21-year old Jermaine Perry and 20-year-old Destin Holloway are facing multiple charges, including robbery, assault with a deadly weapon, discharging a gun and conspiracy.
Tattoos become increasingly popular in Attleboro area as part of trend inking identity, life's journey
She's not alone. A 2017 survey reported that four out of 10 U.S. adults had at least one tattoo, and according to an IBIS World report, the tattoo industry is experiencing a 13 percent annual market growth rate.
Man’s lost ring found in pond 45 years later
Pelrine was devastated. It was his gold class ring, complete with his engraved signature, from the Franklin Institute in Boston. He had only received it two years earlier, when he graduated in 1971 with a degree in civil engineering.
Man Shot While Sitting in Car in Stoughton
A man is recovering in the hospital after he was shot while sitting in his car in Stoughton, Massachusetts.Police say the man was sitting in his car at a Mobil Gas Station on Sharon Street around 3a.m. on Sunday when another man walked up and shot him. The victim was taken to a nearby hospital with