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Victim dead in East Providence shooting

Victim dead in East Providence shooting

EAST PROVIDENCE — East Providence Police confirmed just before 5 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 13, the victim in the shooting at a city hair salon earlier in the day has died. Chief Christopher Parella announced a 42-year-old, African American male was shot dead approximately three hours earlier at the Krazy Kuts location on Pawtucket Avenue. The


Man shot in East Providence hair salon

EAST PROVIDENCE — A man was found shot in a Pawtucket Avenue hair salon when police responded to an emergency call mid-afternoon Wednesday, Aug. 13. The suspect remained at large as of about 3:45 p.m. East Providence Police Chief Christopher Parella said the 911 call came into the station at approximately 2:05 p.m. Units were

A red Honda, believed to belong to friends of the shooting victim Sunday on Central Avenue, sat running while police investigated the incident.

Update: East Providence Police continue investigation into Central Avenue shooting

EAST PROVIDENCE – East Providence Police Department detectives and officers continue to investigation into an early morning shooting Sunday, Sept. 29, that left one young man injured and with the suspects still at large. Contrary to other published media reports, the victim, whom police described as an African-American male in his early 20s, was not

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One shot, perpetrators remain at large after gun incident in East Providence

EAST PROVIDENCE — The quiet of a sunny, early fall Sunday morning in city in the Central Avenue neighborhood was broken by the sound of at least one gun shot, wounding the victim and sending the alleged perpetrators fleeing from the scene. At approximately 11:30 a.m., Sept. 29, an apparent altercation that started on the

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East Providence Police investigate Summit Street shooting

EAST PROVIDENCE — The East Providence Police Department is investigating the first gun-related incident of the new year, an overnight shooting at a Summit Street home in the center of the city Sunday, Jan. 6. According to EPPD Officer on Duty Lieutenant Raymond Blinn, a drive-by shooting took place in the wee hours Sunday at