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Multiple cars get flat tires on I-95 North

Cars and flatbed trucks, some with what appeared to be multiple flat tires, could be seen along the stretch of highway early in the morning.

WPRI - 2018-05-25 10:47:00

Police: Casino cleaning woman tried to poison co-workers by pouring cleaning fluid into their sodas

Alexandria MartelCourtesy photo/Plainville police photoA member of the cleaning crew at a Massachusetts casino has been charged with trying to poison two co-workers she didn't want to work with by pouring cleaning fluid into their sodas.The Sun Chronicle reported that 23-year-old Alexandria Martel p

EAGLE-TRIBUNE - 2018-05-24 13:51:00

Motorcycle gang kingpin arraigned on 222 counts

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WJAR) —A man described as a Pagan's kingpin was arraigned Thursday on 222 counts after his arrest in an operation targeting motorcycle gangs.Deric "Tuna" McGuire was arrested as part of Operation Patched Out.Rhode Island State Police and federal agents arrested 49 peopleWednesday i

TURNTO10.COM - 2018-05-24 11:09:29

Shayanna Jenkins Hernandez announces she’s expecting a baby

Shayanna Jenkins Hernandez made the announcement in a post on Instagram on Tuesday. She says she and her daughter with Hernandez, Avielle, are “blessed” to be expecting a baby girl.

BOSTON GLOBE - 2018-05-23 17:24:37

Fall River's most wanted: 1 captured, 1 new suspect added

Gomes, 48, whose last known address is 100 Green St. apartment #518, is known to use the last names Lopes and Rocha, or a hyphenated version of the names, according to police.

WWLP 22NEWS - 2018-05-25 13:02:05

RI DOT: State Says Loose Plate On I-95 Damaged 15-18 Cars, Trucks

EAST GREENWICH, RI—More than a dozen cars and trucks were damaged on Friday morning when their drivers ran over a loose metal plate on Interstate 95 near exit 8. The state Department of Transportation estimates 15 to 18 vehicles ended up with flat tires or other problems. The drivers will be able to

PATCH - 2018-05-25 15:49:24

Rhode Island Supreme Court: Inmate serving life can't sue because he's 'dead'

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island's Supreme Court has ruled that a man serving life in prison can't sue the state for an attack by a fellow inmate because, under state law, he's considered dead.

WPTV - 2018-05-24 17:09:11

Caught on camera: Man tries to steal delivery driver's car

CRANSTON, R.I. (WJAR) —The son of a pizza shop owner in Cranston stopped a man who he said tried to steal one of his delivery vehicles.Surveillance footage obtained by NBC 10 News shows a delivery driver at 5 Herb Pizza on Dyer Avenue hop out of his car for a moment at about 9:45 p.m. Thursday. He l

TURNTO10.COM - 2018-05-25 08:00:03

WPD Arrests Corvette Driver After Car Crash at Airport Liquors | WarwickPost.com

WARWICK, RI — Officer Brian Fontaine arrested the driver of a white Corvette after he crashed into a car in the Airport Liquor lot, 1800 Post Road, stumbled into the store then attempted to get back into the wrong car May 3 at 5:32 p.m.

WARWICKPOST.COM - 2018-05-25 09:30:07

Rocket launcher among items seized in Woonsocket raids

More Local NewsDrugs, guns seized, 50 arrested in motorcycle gang bustSuspected motorcycle gang leader arraigned on 221 charges

WPRI - 2018-05-24 22:27:56

Two men face charges in murder case of former roommate

One suspect is facing 7 charges, including First Degree Murder, while the other is facing just one.


Man accused of putting recording device in adult bathroom at daycare

@FoxboroughPDsay Darin McNeil placed a camera pen inside the adult bathroom at Learning Experience, a day care center. The East Taunton man was working as a visiting contractor. Police ended up finding 4 recording devices.pic.twitter.com/tUZ1d2dpuy— Robert Goulston (@rgoulston)May 23, 2018


Police: Woman injured after being shot at while driving

More Local NewsPolice: Woman injured after being shot at while drivingPlanned Westerly blasting injures 2 town workersJail death of Rhode Island native under investigationPROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) -- Police are investigating a shooting in Providence that left one woman injured.According to Providence

WPRI - 2018-05-23 23:57:35

Authorities conduct several overnight raids in Woonsocket

Authorities smashed through the door of this High Street apartment building early Wednesday morning during what eyewitnesses described as a raid.More Local NewsAuthorities conduct several overnight raids in WoonsocketBrandon Bell considering run for R.I. Lt. GovernorEMA to hold 'mass casualty' drill


RI State Police: Operation 'Patched Out' Nets 49, Drugs

WOONSOCKET, RI--State police on Wednesday arrested 49 people, seized 53 guns and took a lot of narcotics (including marijuana, crack, cocaine and heroin) off the streets. Details were being provided at an afternoon press conference on "Operation Patched Out," a year-long probe into northwestern Rhod

PATCH - 2018-05-23 21:20:40

Care New England inks final deal to merge with Partners

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) - Care New England announced Wednesday it has inked a definitive agreement to merge with Massachusetts giant Partners HealthCare, a major step forward in the two companies’ year-long effort to join forces.

WPRI - 2018-05-23 17:12:48

49 people arrested in largest bust in Rhode Island history, officials say

In what officials are describing as the largest bust in state history, Rhode Island State Police announced that a yearlong investigation into motorcycle gangs has resulted in the arrests of 49 people and the seizure of 53 illegal guns and a “large quantity” of marijuana, crack, cocaine and heroin.

WCVB - 2018-05-24 01:58:00

Police investigating reported threats towards Cranston West

Officials at Cranston High School West, upon learning of the threats, immediately reported them to the school's full-time resource officer, according to Cranston Police Chief Michael Winquist.


GoLocalProv | Live Videos | RI Needs Hope, Not Jail Time for Recovery, Says Activist Galipeau on LIVE

“I’m someone who's been convicted multiple times of [the] sales, manufacture, and delivery [of drugs], and yet here I stand -- and it was only because of the persistent efforts of groups of advocates that believed in my capacity to change and my capacity to recover from the circumstances that I was


Police: Woman had dogs' ears 'cropped' at car wash

Card told the officer she had the dogs' ears cropped at a veterinary clinic in New Jersey, according to police. Initially, she told police she did not know the man but eventually admitted to knowing him and said he was licensed to perform the procedures.