Stabbing suspect now wanted for murder, police locate his car

By: News Staff

EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. — The vehicle operated by a murder suspect  has been located and is in the custody of the East Providence Police. 

The white Jeep Grand Cherokee  was located in the Town of Johnston. The 29-year-old suspect, James Stevens, is still at large. 

Stevens is wanted in connection to the murder of 24-year-old Jasper Williams of East Providence. Williams had been on life support after he was stabbed on December 10th. Police said he died several days later. 

Any one with information on the whereabouts of Stevens is urged to contact authorities at 401-435-7600.

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