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Coventry Little Leaguer win Virtual HR Derby ahead of Little League World Series
MLB, a promoter of the event, announced Aiden Wilkins hit six homers and compiled the best score in a video game event that pitted a member of each team participating in the LLWS.
LSD, Hash: RI State Police Seize Drugs On I-95 On Wednesday
WEST GREENWICH, RI—A Cape Cod man is facing narcotics charges after state police stopped him Wednesday at 9:25 a.m. on Interstate-95 near Weaver Hill Road in West Greenwich. State police allege Tucker M. Brown, 33, of Truro, was driving "erratically" when they pulled him over. Troopers searched his
Cape Cod woman left baby alone in car while inside RI casino, police say
The baby's mother, Halston A. Borglund, 26, told police she ran into the casino to get keys, but security footage showed Borglund inside for nearly 90 minutes, WPRI reported.
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
Small but Strong: Coventry toddler makes huge strides after scary triple diagnoses
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — Sliding and swinging on a sunny day at India Point Park in Providence, Paige Alston is enjoying just being a kid, but she's spent much more time at the hospital across the water in her young life, than at the playground.
Challenge accepted: Warwick PD, FD release lip sync video
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RISPCA offers $2,500 for info on neglected dog
A severely neglected dog named Molly, pictured above, was recently turned in to the West Warwick Animal Shelter.Photo Courtesy RISPCA
3-year-old Coventry girl ‘pitches a fit’ because she misses Tom Brady
“I want to see Tom Brady!” Penelope shouts in a 38-second video her father, Michael, posted on Facebook.
Warwick police: Homeless man shot woman through door
Police Chief Col. Stephen McCartney said Richard Wade, 37, fired shots through the front glass door of the home across the street hitting a female resident inside. The woman was rushed to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Carjacker Arrested Wednesday In Cranston Police Say: Watch Video
CRANSTON, RI—Cranston police are confirming one person was arrested Wednesday. According to Maj. Todd Patalano, "we had a carjacking in the area of Elmwood Avenue and made an arrest shortly thereafter." The accused person's name and other details will be released later, he said.
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.
Coventry to take part in Little League World Series parade
WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (WPRI) — The games don't start until Thursday, but the festivities are underway in Williamsport for the Little League World Series.
R.I. Gov. Raimondo Faces Tough Re-Election
Paul Morigi/Getty Images for Fortune/Time Inc., FileIn this October 13, 2015 file photo, Governor of Rhode Island Gina Raimondo speaks onstage during Fortune's Most Powerful Women Summit at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in Washington, D.C.
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.
A Rhode Island woman was shot through the front door of her home
Police say the gunfire came from a vacant home across the street. The suspect, 37-year-old Richard Wade, was captured nearby and was reportedly uncooperative and appeared intoxicated.
Police arrest suspect after pastor carjacked in Cranston
CRANSTON, R.I. (WPRI) -- Police have a man in custody after they say he carjacked a local pastor.According to Cranston Police Col. Michael Winquist, the incident happened on Elmwood Avenue. The pastor was standing next to his car as it was running when 28-year-old Casimir Dynak approached him.Winqui
ACI put on lock down as a result of a hazmat situation
By: News StaffEmail: email@example.comTwitter: @ABC6CRANSTON, R.I. (WLNE) - The ACI was locked down on Tuesday after a Correctional Officer found an unidentified white powder.The officer found this powder in an envelope at the Intake Service Center.First responders and Cranston Fire Department’s Hazardo
Trainer Reveals New Details About Death of Ex-Patriot's Dog
Amelia Ferreira, 41, of Cranston, Rhode Island,told the Sun Chroniclein an email Tuesday that she was a "coward for not being honest" and "allowed fear to cloud my judgment and made decisions that hurt other people."
Person in drive-thru lane run over, killed
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WPD Arrests Homeless Man in Shooting of Woman Through Glass Front Door | WarwickPost.com
WARWICK, RI — Warwick Police arrested a homeless man on Greene River Avenue Tuesday night, charging him with assault with a deadly weapon and firearms violations after responding to a call to 1161 West Shore Road at 6:30 p.m. for a woman who had been shot through the glass of her exterior front doo