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W. Warwick home invasion: owner speaks(RI) ^ | 4 September,2012 | Steve Nielsen

Posted on 09/07/2012 11:07:33 AM PDT by marktwain

WEST WARWICK, R.I. (WPRI) – A West Warwick neighborhood is still looking for answers after a bizarre attempted robbery on Labor Day.

Eyewitness News spoke to Ruth Fulton, a homeowner that says her granddaughter told her someone was trying to get onto her porch.

Fulton soon discovered it was a woman holding a baby trying to enter her home, all while a different person was trying to break-in to a neighbor’s house. Eventually, she heard a pop.

According to police, that pop was a gunshot.

“All of a sudden, police are out next door,” said Fulton. She says her neighbor shot the alleged attempted robber, but police have not confirmed if anyone was hit by the bullet.

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TOPICS: Crime/Corruption; Culture/Society; News/Current Events; US: Rhode Island
KEYWORDS: banglist; defense; home; ri
The subject was found later by a police dog.
1 posted on 09/07/2012 11:07:39 AM PDT by marktwain
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To: marktwain

From this, how did they determine it was an attempted home invasion or robbery?

With just these facts, it sounds more like a couple with a baby were driving and had some problem and were going to those houses to ask for help.

2 posted on 09/07/2012 1:23:40 PM PDT by yefragetuwrabrumuy (DIY Bumper Sticker: "THREE TIMES,/ DEMOCRATS/ REJECTED GOD")
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To: yefragetuwrabrumuy

Except the woman with the baby took off when the cops showed up. Not your average “I need help” behavior.

3 posted on 09/07/2012 1:50:14 PM PDT by Valpal1
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