South Kingstown woman found guilty in ‘Racial Rant’ case

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WAKEFIELD, R.I. (WLNE)- A woman was found guilty in Washington Country District Court on Tuesday after she shouted racists remarks at a black family at a Narragansett restaurant.

Christine Longo was found guilty of disorderly conduct in court on Tuesday.

The charge is considered a petty misdemeanor. However, the charge could be enhanced to a hate crime, which would be a felony charge.

The court is working to determine the sentencing at this time.

This is a developing story, check back for more details.

 

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