NORTH SMITHFIELD, R.I. (WPRI) - A Woonsocket man charged with robbing a North Smithfield restaurant is scheduled to appear in court Monday.
North Smithfield police said Thomas Vernon robbed the McDonald's on Eddie Dowling Highway around 4:30 Saturday morning.
The 37-year-old was later arrested by Woonsocket police.
Vernon also had several outstanding warrants.
The Kansas City Star reports a federal grand jury has indicted 53-year-old Thomas O'Brien of Portsmouth. He and another man are accused of victimizing two young girls between 2005-2008.
A former Pawtucket police officer who is accused of raping and strangling a woman at his home on Thanksgiving is expected to face a judge Thursday.
East Bay residents met in Portsmouth Wednesday evening to meet with local legislators to discuss the tolls on the Sakonnet River bridge.
Be prepared for when winter weather hits by using our interactive radar to track the upcoming storm's path, as well as vital resources for extreme cold and heavy snowfall.
Mansfield's outdoor amphitheater is changing its name for the fourth time in 14 years.