PROVIDENCE— Lt. Gov. Elizabeth Roberts today issued the following statement on the reported death of Lincoln, Rhode Island native Daniel O’Neil:
"I am deeply saddened to learn that a Rhode Islander is counted amount the victims of yesterday's horrific tragedy at Virginia Tech. As a parent, my heart goes out to Daniel's parents, Bill and Jeanne, their entire family and friends. These senseless acts of violence can never be undone, but I hope the prayers and condolences of our state will help to comfort the O'Neil family in their time of loss."