Police ID Providence homicide victim

By News Staff


Providence Police are investigating the city’s 13th homicide this year after a man’s body was found Saturday morning.

Captain Michael Correia tells ABC6 they received a call around 7 a.m. that a body had been found on Hillcrest Avenue, off of Chalkstone.

The victim, identified as 48-year-old Robert Denson, of Providence, sustained at least one gunshot wound.

There are no suspects in custody at this time, and no further information has been released.

ABC6 News will update this story as more information becomes available.

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