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Tuesday, Dec 11, 2018 at 01:00 PM EST

RI Woman Arraigned on Child Abuse, Prostitution Charges

RI Woman Arraigned on Child Abuse, Prostitution Charges

A Rhode Island woman is reportedly accused of prostitution and child abuse. WJAR reports Tina Tucker, 36, of Johnston, was faced a judge on first-degree child abuse and procurement of sexual conduct for a...

Tuesday, Dec 11, 2018 at 11:46 AM EST

Officer Shoots Man Pointing Replica Gun at Him

Officer Shoots Man Pointing Replica Gun at Him

A Rhode Island police officer has shot a man investigators say pointed a replica gun at him.

Monday, Dec 10, 2018 at 09:01 AM EST

Man Flees Traffic Stop Before Crashing in Providence, RI

Man Flees Traffic Stop Before Crashing in Providence, RI

Police say a man fled a traffic stop before crashing into another vehicle and trying to escape on foot in the early morning hours in Providence. An officer on patrol at about 2 a.m. Monday noticed suspicious...

Sunday, Dec 9, 2018 at 10:52 PM EST

Police: Man Stabbed, Woman Facing Charges

Police: Man Stabbed, Woman Facing Charges

Police say a 21-year-old man was seriously injured in a stabbing in Providence. The victim was stabbed at about 3 a.m. Saturday at a Lisbon Street residence.

Saturday, Dec 8, 2018 at 04:15 PM EST

Transportation Officials Plan to Renumber More Exits in R.I.

Transportation Officials Plan to Renumber More Exits in R.I.

The Rhode Island Department of Transportation will soon begin renumbering more highway exits.

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