Flanked by his attorney, retired boxer Vinny Paz turned himself into police Wednesday morning, a day after Providence police issued an arrest warrant for him in connection with an assault in the city late Monday night.

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21 September 2018
Flanked by his attorney, retired boxer Vinny Paz turned himself into police Wednesday morning, a day after Providence police issued an arrest warrant for him in connection with an assault in the city late Monday night.
Winter Storm Grayson has been named and will spread to mess of ice and snow from the Southeast into the Northeast8 month ago
Winter Storm #Grayson has been named and will spread to mess of ice and snow from the Southeast into the Northeast
Providence: Police is investigating the city’s first homicide of the year. The shooting occurred at approximately 8:00 p.m. Monday on Unit Street. When officers arrived on scene, they found shell casings scattered outside a home
Scituate police are asking for the public’s help after a person was struck and killed by a vehicle Friday night. It happened at about 11:20 p.m. on Plainfield Pike, about a mile west of the intersection with Route 116.
Crews are on the scene of a fire in a Hope Street home just after 6 a.m. Friday. Crews are still on scene investigating the flames. Officials believe the fire might have been caused by a candle.
Fire crews are on the scene of a fire in the 300 block of Poppasquash Road in Bristol. The fire broke out just after 9:30 a.m. Thursday. Flames could be seen coming out of the roof of the home.
Providence: Police investigating an early morning stabbing near Elmwood Ave
Multiple departments at scene of fire at Coffee and Cream restaurant in North Smithfield
Firefighters in Providence battled a fire at one home twice in one night. The fire broke out in a two-story house on Superior Street just after 5 p.m. Wednesday and rekindled at about 10 p.m. The Red Cross assisted seven adults and six children who lived in the home. Three dogs were rescued, but two pets did not survive.
Firefighters on Wednesday rescued a 14-year-old dog from a burning house in Cranston. Officials said no one was home when the fire broke out in a multifamily home at 1532 Cranston St. about 1 p.m. No one was hurt, but firefighters rescued a 14-year-old Chihuahua named Rambo.
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Cranston, Rhode Island shooting at 19 Bain St: 1 injured
Man sought in fatal stabbing
Police for several hours overnight have surrounded an apartment building in the Federal Hill section of Providence as they investigate a fatal stabbing. A 46-year-old man died at the hospital after he was stabbed multiple times on Russo Street around 9 p.m. Monday, according to Providence Police Maj. David Lapatin.
ATF will join investigation along with State Fire Marshal because it is a religious institution
Active fire scene here at a church on Douglas pike in Smithfield
Providence: 2 people sent to the hospital from this crash in Providence. Plus a man pulled from frigid water in Warwick after 90 minutes
A total of 18 people, including five children, were displaced by two separate fires in Providence. The first one happened early Friday evening on George M. Cohan Boulevard. The fire started on the third floor of the three-story home, but also caused water damage to the floors below.
Providence: Dozen people forced into the cold by fire
A fire in which a Newport man died Friday morning appears to be accidental, the state Fire Marshal’s Office confirmed. Newport firefighters responded to 66 Girard Avenue around 4:30 a.m. after receiving a 911 call reporting smoke coming from the windows of a condo.
West Greenwich Police is asking for the public’s assistance in finding a man who lunged at them with a chainsaw Tuesday night. Police say 38-year-old James Matteson chased officers with the running power tool at approximately 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.
A man was stabbed in Providence late Monday night. It happened just before midnight near a home on Terrace Avenue. The man was taken to Rhode Island. His injuries were not considered life-threatening.
A car crashed into tree off Interstate 195 in East Providence. The crash happened near exit 5 and involved only one car. The driver was taken to Rhode Island Hospital.
West Greenwich: police said Monday that a Jeep struck and killed a pedestrian crossing a road. A second pedestrian was injured. Police said the two men were hit at about 4:40 p.m. Tuesday as they tried to cross Route 102.
Police are investigating after a chicken coop at a private residence caught fire late Thursday. Flames could be seen pouring out of the structure behind a Pleasant Street home around 11:30 p.m.
Police are investigating a single-vehicle crash on Douglas Avenue in Providence just after midnight. Our crew on scene reports the S-U-V struck a pole and crews needed the jaws of life to extricate the driver.
Bristol: office says employee at Savoy Nursing and Rehabilitation Center on County St. in Fall River charged for reportedly raping patients. He's been identified as Jacob King from Fall River
Cranston police have a man in custody following a violent encounter in which an officer was stabbed. Police received a call Monday from someone who said Luis Anthony Silva was outside of his residence yelling, swearing and kicking a vehicle. The caller also told police Silva entered the residence and allegedly threatened to assault his former girlfriend, who was present at the time.
The Warwick Police Department arrested a man in connection with a robbery at a Citizens Bank on West Shore Road in late November.
Police say that a robbery and stabbing at an East Providence liquor store Saturday night is connected a robbery in Pawtucket earlier the same night, and the search is on for the two men who did it
Providence: Customer stabbed after two masked suspects rob an East Providence liquor store
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