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West Nile Virus Found in Fall River, Dartmouth, New Bedford
NEW BEDFORD — Multiple communities in Bristol County contain mosquitoes that have tested positive for West Nile Virus.The Massachusetts Department of Health says mosquito samples taken in New Bedford, Dartmouth, Fall River, and Seekonk have tested positive for West Nile in tests performed over the p
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
Portsmouth Police Log: Aug. 7 - 15
Lauren Ellen Nortz, 37, of Portsmouth, was arrested at 6:31 p.m. at Park Avenue on a warrant as a fugitive from justice.
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Dartmouth police investigating overnight four car crash
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Man arrested for starting fire at Norton house as woman slept inside
NORTON, Mass.- Police have arrested a man accused of setting a house in Norton on fire while an elderly woman slept inside, according to Norton Police.
Democratic governor faces tough re-election in Rhode Island
She's been criticized for failures of leadership as governor, including her 2016 decision to launch a computer system for state benefits such as food stamps, despite warnings from federal officials that it wasn't ready.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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."
Tiverton Junior Basketball Registrations - Tiverton, RI Patch
Tiverton Junior Basketball are now accepting online registrations, for any boy/girl ages 6-17 before August 31, 2018 are eligible to play. If registering for the first time you will need to upload a birth certificate. Registration fee is $115 per child or $150 per family. Where Financial hards
RISPCA offers reward for information about neglected dog
The Rhode Island Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is offering a reward for information about this neglected dog that was dropped off at the West Warwick animal shelter. (RISCPA/Facebook)The Rhode Island Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is offering a reward for informa
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.
Newport Beach Club acquired for $10.2 million - Portsmouth Press
PORTSMOUTH, R.I. — Mark McClure, a managing partner of Miami-based GenX Capital Partners, confirmed Tuesday that his firm, along with Maine developer Patrick Tinsman, recently completed their acquisition of Newport Beach Club for $10.225 million.
Police chase leads to one in custody in Pawtucket
Eyewitness News crews were on the scene where it happened, in the area of Pine and Brown Streets. Investigators say an erratic driver refused to pull over for police, leading them on a chase.
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.
Officer Stops, Arrests Driver for Marijuana Possession, Dealing | WarwickPost.com
WARWICK, RI — Officer David Boardman was driving south on Post Road July 29 at 5:52 p.m. when a gray 2013 Honda Accord doing 49 mph in the 35 mph zone bearing a tinted license plate cover, pulling it over and arresting the driver for possession of four ounces of marijuana.