Grand Jury Reports

Reported September 21 and 22, 2022

 

An indictment, information, or complaint is merely an allegation. A defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty.

 

 

Amauri Razon (age 21)

Hopkinton, RI

P1-2022-3371ADV

 

On September 21, 2022, the Statewide Grand Jury returned an indictment charging Amauri Razon with one count of first-degree sexual assault, one count of domestic felony assault, one count of domestic strangulation, one count of domestic simple assault, one count of domestic refusal to relinquish a telephone for an emergency call; and one count of domestic violation of a No Contact Order.

 

The alleged acts occurred in the city of Providence sometime on February 2, 2022. The Providence Police Department conducted the investigation.

 

The defendant is scheduled to be arraigned on October 12, 2022, in Providence County Superior Court.

 

 

Anthony Richardson (age 20)

Woonsocket, RI

P1-2022-3373A

 

On September 22, 2022, the Providence County Grand Jury returned an indictment charging Anthony Richardson with one count of first-degree robbery and one count of conspiracy to commit robbery.

 

The alleged acts occurred in the city of Providence sometime on April 10, 2022. The Providence Police Department conducted the investigation.

 

The defendant is scheduled to be arraigned on October 12, 2022, in Providence County Superior Court.

 

 

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