Warwick Police Department http://ripr.org en Pit Bull Bites Warwick Cop, Gets Shot http://ripr.org/post/pit-bull-bites-warwick-cop-gets-shot <p>The fate of the bit bull that bit a Warwick police officer over the weekend will be decided at a vicious dog hearing. Warwick police say an officer was responding to a domestic disturbance call Saturday morning when he was bitten by a pit bull.</p><p>The officer was arresting a 19-year-old man outside a home when a woman opened the door and a pit bull ran out and bit the officer twice. The officer fired two rounds, injuring the dog. Police say the officer was treated for two bites on his leg and is recovering. The pit bull remains at an animal hospital.</p> Mon, 26 Aug 2013 17:37:25 +0000 Catherine Welch 20648 at http://ripr.org Body Found of RI Teen off Conimicut Point http://ripr.org/post/body-found-ri-teen-conimicut-point <p>The Coast Guard said the body of a 16-year-old boy has been found just off Conimicut Point in Warwick. The boy has been identified as Javon Jimenez of Providence. He went missing Sunday evening after being swept off a sandbar, another boy was swept away but he was able to swim away and be rescued.</p> Mon, 22 Jul 2013 21:13:11 +0000 Catherine Welch 18842 at http://ripr.org