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CENTRAL FALLS – The victim of a hit-and-run accident involving a pedestrian on April 20 has died, say police. The victim, 65-year-old Joseph Sylvia, of Central Falls, succumbed to the severe injuries... more
WOONSOCKET – An 18-year-old city girl was indicted on Thursday, April 27 for first degree robbery, conspiracy, and assault with a dangerous weapon. Heather Peloquin of 686 Diamond Hill Road conspired... more
WOONSOCKET – A city man was indicted by the Providence County Grand Jury on Thursday, April 27 with one count of first degree child molestation. Alfredo Rivera, 46, of 32 Northeast St. is accused of... more
The Rhode Island Department of Health is advising consumers that Frito-Lay is recalling select jalapeño-flavored Lay’s Kettle Cooked potato chips and jalapeño-flavored Miss Vickie’s Kettle Cooked... more
WOONSOCKET— The driver in a car crash that killed his 22-year girlfriend in 2015 has been sentenced to 15 years in prison. Johnny Sak, 24, of Woonsocket, was charged with driving under the influence... more
CENTRAL FALLS – A man is facing a stolen gun charge after he allegedly shot a man to death in the basement of 4 King St. early Sunday morning. Mael Vasquez, 20, told police he shot the man in self... more
CENTRAL FALLS – Police are looking for help finding Angel Otero, 45, a man they say is a suspect in a hit-and-run collision that severely injured a pedestrian on Rand Street Thursday. At 8:25 p.m.,... more