State Government Press Releases

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12/28/2015
With the General Assembly set to go back to work in January, Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin today previewed legislation he intends to re-file that will increase penalties for those who are convicted of killing or injuring individuals while driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs. In...
12/22/2015
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that Lorenzo Hicks-Hinson (age 28), with a last known address of 419 Diamond Hill Road, Woonsocket, pleaded guilty yesterday before Superior Court Justice Robert D. Krause to felony assault, discharge of a firearm while committing a crime of violence,...
12/21/2015
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that Markus Acevedo, age 22, with a last known address of 187 Lenox Avenue, Providence, was found guilty on Thursday by a Providence County Superior Court jury of two counts of first degree child molestation. The jury returned the verdict after...
12/18/2015
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that James Bell (age 61), formerly of Middletown, RI, pleaded nolo contendere today before Superior Court Justice Stephen P. Nugent to seven counts of second degree child molestation. Under the terms of the plea agreement, Bell was sentenced to 20...
12/17/2015
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that David Hindle (age 34), of Charlestown, waived indictment and pleaded nolo contendere before Superior Court Justice Melanie Wilk Thunberg today to two counts of first degree sexual assault. Under the terms of the plea agreement, Hindle was...
12/17/2015
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that Superior Court Justice Netti C. Vogel sentenced Danielle Lefebvre (age 30), of Providence, to 20 years with 18 to serve and the remainder suspended with probation for abusing her six-week-old son in 2011. In addition, Lefebvre was ordered to have...
12/15/2015
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that Khaled Gabr (age 46), with a last known address of 52 Columbus Avenue, Pawtucket, pleaded nolo contendere yesterday before Superior court Justice William E. Carnes, Jr., to misappropriation of funds over $1,000 and attempting to obtain money under...
12/10/2015
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that Trenton Keith (age 21), with a last known address of 81 Lawn Street, Providence, pleaded guilty Tuesday before Superior Court Justice Robert D. Krause to multiple firearm and assault charges. Keith pleaded guilty to one count of felony assault,
12/09/2015
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that yesterday Willie Washington (age 38), aka "Chill Will," with a last known address of 9 Village Road, Smithfield, was found guilty by a Providence County Superior Court jury of carrying a firearm without a license, discharge of a firearm while...
12/03/2015
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that today Daniel Gautreau (age 23), with a last known address of 64 Bohlander Street, Warwick, pleaded nolo contedere before Superior Court Justice Kristin E. Rodgers to DUI death resulting and driving to endanger bodily injury resulting for the June...