Raimondo: ‘They came here to torch the Statehouse’; curfews set

Updated at 6:31 p.m.

DOMENIC MEROLLA, a clerk at ENO Fine Wines on Westminster Street in Providence, spent Tuesday morning cleaning up shattered glass and spilled alcohol from overnight looting at the store. / PBN PHOTO/ NANCY LAVIN
PROVIDENCE – Gov. Gina M. Raimondo on Tuesday activated the Rhode Island National Guard and local mayors announced curfews in anticipation of another night of possible rioting. Providence Mayor Jorge O. Elorza implemented a citywide curfew effective tonight, from 9:00 p.m.-6 p.m., until June 9th. Cranston officials said the city will impose an 8 p.m.…

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