Convicted child rapist appears in court as prosecutors seek review of his activity
WARWICK, R.I. (WLNE) — A convicted child rapist was in court Friday as prosecutors seek a review of his activity while on probation.
In Kent County Superior Court, Richard Gardner signed documents waiving his Fourth Amendment right related to that review. Prosecutors agreed to continue the case to a later date.
No further information was shared in court.
Gardner was convicted of sexually assaulting children in Warwick and Massachusetts in the 1980s.
Gardner is due back in court in March.