PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — A Providence man is accused of assaulting a judge in the city Wednesday morning.
The incident happened just after 9:30 a.m. near the intersection of College and South Main streets, according to Providence police.
The judge was backing his vehicle into a parking spot when he tapped a vehicle with a man and two women inside. Police said one of them opened the door to the judge’s vehicle then slammed it shut on his arm.
The suspect, identified by police as Luis Marrero, was charged with assault on a person over 60 years of age.
The two women – Jaelynn Porter, 29, and Sakiesha James, 33 – were both charged with disorderly conduct, according to police.
No word at this time on the judge’s condition.