According to Narragansett police, they’re looking for a man that got two prescriptions filled for 120 tablets of Oxycodone.
Unless otherwise noted, information about the following incidents was supplied by the Narragansett Police Department. An arrest does not indicate a conviction. According to the Rhode Island Most Wanted website, Narragansett Police are attempting to identify a male suspect who fraudulently obtained prescriptions on two occasions from the same pharmacy. Both incidents took place at the Rite Aid on Woodruff Avenue in Narragansett. The first theft allegedly took place on Dec. 11 at 2:49 p.m., followed by a second on Dec. 15. In both thefts, the male suspect presented false prescriptions for 120 tablets (30 mg) of Oxycodone. Narragansett Police Captain Sean Corrigan confirmed that the case remains open. If you have any information about the …
Here's where to get a flu shot, how to recognize symptoms and what to know about treatment if you get sick.
Friday, December 14, 2012
Flu season is coming early in parts of the United States: This time last year, flu cases were much lower in Rhode Island than they are now, according to data on Google's Flu Trends. Overall in the state, activity is considered high now, while it was considered low at this time in 2011, according to Flu Trends. If you're considering getting a flu shot, here is where you can go locally: Check here for more locations in the surrounding area. According to this week's CDC Flu activity report, influenza levels are on the increase across the country. Five states — Texas, Louisiana, Alabama, Mississippi, Tennessee — are reporting flu rates not normally seen until January, according to the Centers for Disease Control. The flu season normally …