Police: Teen and Toddler Shot in Providence - NECN
Rhode Island

Rhode Island

The latest news from around the state

Police: Teen and Toddler Shot in Providence

Authorities said an 18-year-old male and a 2-year-old boy walked into Hasbro Children's Hospital suffering from gunshot wounds

    processing...

    NEWSLETTERS

    Teen and Toddler Shot in Providence, RI

    Police are investigating what led up to the shooting of an 18-year-old and a 2-year-old in Providence, Rhode Island. (Published Wednesday, March 6, 2019)

    A teenager and a toddler were shot in a car Tuesday night in Providence, Rhode Island, according to police.

    Authorities said an 18-year-old male and a 2-year-old boy walked into Hasbro Children's Hospital suffering from gunshot wounds. The victims were shot around 9:30 p.m. in a car at the intersection of Pleasant Valley Parkway and Dean Street, police said.

    The teen is in stable condition at Rhode Island Hospital. Police told reporter Danielle Kennedy of NBC affiliate WJAR he was undergoing surgery.

    The child is at Hasbro Children's Hospital with a minor foot injury, according to police.

    AG Barr Says Mueller Probe Found No Russia Conspiracy

    [NATL] AG William Barr Says Mueller Probe Found No Russia Conspiracy

    House Democrats are calling for the release of the full report from special counsel Robert Mueller, after a four-page summary from Trump appointee Attorney General William Barr say Mueller's team found no evidence of conspiracy between Donald Trump and the Russian government during the 2016 presidential election season. 

    (Published Monday, March 25, 2019)

    Kennedy reported that the toddler's father, a 21-year-old friend of the older victim, was also in the car at the time of the shooting, but was uninjured.

    No suspects have been apprehended, police said.

    No further information was immediately available.

    Get the latest from necn anywhere, anytime

    • Download the App

      Available for IOS and Android