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Allan Cuthill

East Providence man arrested for armed robbery of Swansea bank

East Providence man arrested for armed robbery of Swansea bank

EAST PROVIDENCE — A 28-year-old city man was arrested last week for robbing a bank in Swansea. The East Providence Police Department, working with the Swansea and Barrington Police Departments, announced Thursday, Sept. 18, the arrest Allan Cuthill, of 102 Oak Ave., East Providence for the armed robbery of the Bay Coast Bank in Swansea

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Portsmouth man commits suicide in East Providence

EAST PROVIDENCE — A 20-year-old Portsmouth man committed suicide by pouring gasoline over his body and lighting himself on fire Labor Day Monday, Sept. 1, in city, East Providence Police confirmed. Detective Captain Richard Frazier said the incident occurred at approximately 9 a.m. when the victim entered the Exxon gas station on Taunton Avenue just

Jeriane Roman

East Providence Police bust Fall River teen with heroin

EAST PROVIDENCE — East Providence Police arrested an 18-year-old Fall River man on a possession intent to deliver charge after the vehicle in which was was traveling on Interstate 195 was pulled over for a routine stop. Jeriane Roman, was arrested Friday, Aug. 22, was arrested by EPPD Patrolman Ryan Vose. Officer Vose stopped the

Neftali "Papi" Reyes

EPPD Vice helps take down suspected drug kingpin

PROVIDENCE — Several members of law enforcement, including the East Providence Police Vice Unit, took down a suspected area drug kingpin earlier this week. Neftali Reyes, 32, of Providence, was arrested after police executed a warrant at his Park Row condominium. He was arraigned in Kent County District Court Tuesday, Aug. 26, on conspiracy to

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Mentally ill man causes stir in East Providence

EAST PROVIDENCE — East Providence Police had to forcibly extricate a mentally disturbed man from a home earlier Thursday morning, Aug. 28, an incident that necessitated the closure of Veterans Parkway for some two hours. According to the report of EPPD Captain Bruce Kidman, a 66-year-old resident of 99 Delway Road, awoke Thursday at approximately

Photo by Rich Dionne: New EPPD Deputy Chief/Major William Nebus (left) and Chief Christopher Parella talk during a recent command staff meeting.

East Providence promotes Nebus as police No. 2

EAST PROVIDENCE — The management structure of the East Providence Police Department is now set following appointments made Thursday, Aug. 28, by Acting City Manager Paul Lemont. Mr. Lemont, who earlier this month named Christopher Parella as permanent chief, promoted William Nebus to deputy chief/major, the No. 2 position in the department, Michael David to

Photos by Richard W. Dionne Jr.: Michael Ryder rests in the arms of his mother, Lynne, with father Jonathan right behind after Friday's event.

East Providence Police assist young cancer patient

EAST PROVIDENCE — Seen by some as heroes of the community for their daily service, members of local law enforcement offered their assistance to a city child in the throes of his own personal heroic struggle. Bounding around with energy befitting a boy of his age, one would be hard pressed to figure anything is

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EP man, ACI guard arrested during domestic dispute

EAST PROVIDENCE — An East Providence Police Department representative refused to expand further on a previous media report about the arrest of a city resident and Adult Correctional Institute guard following an alleged domestic disturbance incident over the holiday weekend. ABC6.com first reported the story about Kenneth Barros, 49, being arrested at home Sunday night,