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Cops: Girls 'embellished' details of suspicious photographer

PAWTUCKET, R.I. (WPRI) — Police say the suspicious man who was reportedly taking photographs of two young girls in Pawtucket last week wasn’t suspicious at all. 113 more words

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Pawtucket police create 'safe zone' for online transactions

PAWTUCKET, R.I. (WPRI) — Pawtucket police have created a new service for residents to safely meet and complete transactions made through websites such as Craigslist. 130 more words

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Pleasant PawSox palace

I see little reason after a half-season of public discussion of the plan to move the Pawtucket Red Sox to a proposed stadium in downtown Providence to get off the fence. 357 more words

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Man robbed of sneakers and cell phone

PAWTUCKET, R.I. (WPRI) – Pawtucket police are searching for a third suspect in an early morning robbery Friday.

Police tell Eyewitness News, a 25-year old man connected with an 18-year old female online and went to meet her at her Coleman St. 78 more words

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Pantyhose-wearing man robs Pawtucket store

PAWTUCKET, R.I. (WPRI) — Pawtucket police are asking the public for help in finding a suspected armed robber.

According to police, the suspect was wearing pantyhose over his head when he robbed the 147 Mart on Prospect Street on Saturday. 52 more words

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PawSox want $4M a year from RI for Prov. stadium

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) – The new owners of the Pawtucket Red Sox have finally put some meat on the bones of their proposal for a downtown Providence stadium – and they want $4 million a year from Rhode Island taxpayers to subsidize it. 1,431 more words

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Clerk fends off Pawtucket robber with plastic claw arm

PAWTUCKET, R.I. (WPRI) — A convenience store clerk says he fended off a robber recently with a mechanical arm used for reaching things on high shelves. 223 more words

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