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FBI investigating drug trafficking organization tied to RI

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — A more than 200-page FBI affidavit details a six-month investigation into the drug trafficking activities of Dominican brothers, Hector, 47, Juan, 50, and Claudio Valdez, 44. 610 more words


Harold J. Wanebo, MD, FACS

Harold J. Wanebo, MD, FACS, attended the University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine. Following his graduation in 1961, he went on to intern at Cornell University in Ithaca, New York, and serve his surgical residency training at the University of California, San Francisco, and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, where he trained in tumor immunology. 148 more words


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Harold J. Wanebo, MD, FACS, is an established surgical oncologist featuring an impressive professional journey that spans 40 years. He currently serves patients at his private practice and at Roger Williams Medical Center, a university-affiliated teaching hospital in Providence, Rhode Island. 123 more words


Suspended officer sentenced for assaulting high school student

WOONSOCKET, R.I. (WPRI) — A suspended Woonsocket police officer accused of punching a teenager in the face went before a judge on Friday.

Patrick Cahill pleaded to one count of simple assault in connection with the incident at Woonsocket High School on March 27, according to the Attorney General’s office. 161 more words


Woonsocket shooting suspect arrested after weeks on the run

WOONSOCKET, R.I. (WPRI) — Police say a suspect in a March 3 shooting was arrested Wednesday night in Holyoke, Mass., some 70 miles away.

Joshua Rojas, 23, was arrested at a Sargeant Street address by Holyoke police and held on a charge of being a fugitive from justice, pending arraignment at Holyoke District Court, Woonsocket police confirmed Thursday morning. 87 more words


Q&A: Woonsocket mayor on bond refunding, RIPAC accreditation

EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — Woonsocket recently completed a bond refunding, saving the city more than $55,000 per year.

The police department was also recognized as an accredited member of RIPAC. 46 more words