RI State Police respond to fight inside courthouse
By: News Staff Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Twitter: @ABC6 PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE) — Two men were arrested after a fight broke out inside a Providence courthouse...
By: News Staff
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE) — Two men were arrested after a fight broke out inside a Providence courthouse Wednesday afternoon.
Rhode Island State Police say about a half-dozen young men were involved in a melee on the fifth floor of the Garrahy Judicial Complex, outside Family Court, at approximately 12:10 p.m.
Several of them fled when officers arrived. Two men were arrested at the scene and a juvenile was transported to the hospital. No other injuries were reported.
Police arrested 23-year-old Damon Winslow, of Central Falls, and 26-year-old Randy Galloway, of Providence.
It is unclear at the moment as to why the fight occurred.
Winslow is being charged with following:
- Disorderly Conduct
- Simple Assault
- Resisting Legal and/or Illegal Arrest
Galloway is being charged with Disorderly Conduct and Simple Assault.
Both suspects are scheduled to be arraigned in Providence District Court Thursday.
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