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NORTH PROVIDENCE - Joseph Coletta, 46, of North Providence, was found guilty of five counts of second-degree child molestation on Wednesday by a Providence County Superior Court jury. During the... more
LINCOLN – An elderly man was robbed at knifepoint while exiting Twin River casino over the weekend. Lincoln Police have arrested Anthony J. McClain, who they say stalked the victim earlier in the... more
WOONSOCKET – A man is in custody after police say he crashed a stolen vehicle into several others, creating a pileup on Cumberland Hill Road Monday night. The incident started at the Cumberland... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE – Mazey's Restaurant, located at 2017 Smith St., was heavily damaged in a fire that broke out Friday afternoon. The fire started around 1:15 p.m. and quickly became visible in the... more
WOONSOCKET – Police have charged a former resident of Morin Heights apartment complex with threatening to place a bomb in a public building after a pipe bomb was discovered in his apartment Thursday... more
PROVIDENCE – A former Woonsocket resident was sentenced to five years in prison on Thursday after pleading guilty to brokering sales of more than 28 grams of crack cocaine. Christian Nieves, 34, was... more
WOONSOCKET – A Blackstone man has been arrested and charged in connection with four robberies that took place in Woonsocket between Dec. 26 and Jan. 11. Patrick Dandenau, 30, was arrested by... more
SMITHFIELD – The Smithfield and Woonsocket Police Departments worked together to arrest a Woonsocket man who was dealing narcotics from his room at Hilton Home 2 Suites, 944 Douglas Pike in... more