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The latest news from around the state

Oct 5, 2018

Two Hurt, Abandoned Rhode Island Industrial Building Burns

Two Hurt, Abandoned Rhode Island Industrial Building Burns

Police in Rhode Island responding to reports of a man who had lit himself on fire later found a nearby abandoned industrial building on fire.

Nov 17, 2016

Police: 2 Busted for Drugs After Homicide Search Warrant

Police: 2 Busted for Drugs After Homicide Search Warrant

A Rhode Island couple is facing drug charges after police found cocaine, a gun and drug manufacturing equipment while searching a Pawtucket home in connection with a homicide.

Nov 1, 2016

29-Year-Old Man Shot, Killed in Rhode Island

29-Year-Old Man Shot, Killed in Rhode Island

Police are investigating the shooting that killed a 29-year-old man in Pawtucket, Rhode Island Monday afternoon

Jun 6, 2016

Upgrades Coming to PawSox' Stadium?

Upgrades Coming to PawSox' Stadium?

The Pawtucket Red Sox, the city and the state are seeking to study what it would take to upgrade McCoy Stadium.

Feb 25, 2016

Body Found in Car in Auto Shop Parking Lot

Body Found in Car in Auto Shop Parking Lot

Police are investigating a suspicious death in Pawtucket, Rhode Island.

Feb 8, 2016

1 Hospitalized After Head-on Crash

1 Hospitalized After Head-on Crash

Police say one person was hospitalized after a head-on collision in Pawtucket, Rhode Island. It happened around 1 a.m. Sunday at the intersection of Division Street and East Avenue. Police say crews had...

Dec 3, 2015

Man Arrested for Stolen Firearm

Man Arrested for Stolen Firearm

A Rhode Island man was arrested for allegedly concealing a stolen handgun, according to a report.

Dec 21, 2014

Man Killed in Fire

Man Killed in Fire

Investigators are working to determine the identity of the victim, reports the Providence Journal.

Sep 26, 2014

Five Arrested for Failure to Pay Child Support

Five Arrested for Failure to Pay Child Support

Five individuals from Rhode Island were arrested accumulating thousands of dollars in unpaid child support payments.

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