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Community Artists Program
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Charlestown

Music with Mr. Mike
10 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Charlestown

1-3 Year Old Storytime
10 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Westerly

Wild About Reading
10:30 a.m. - Noon Charlestown

Quilting Group
1 p.m. - 3 p.m. Charlestown

Djembe Drumming Class
6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Westerly

League of Women Voters of South County
7 p.m. - 8 p.m. Westerly

Free Income Tax help
9 a.m. - 1 p.m. Westerly

Music Together
9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Westerly

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Police seek male suspect in robbery of bank branch


WESTERLY — Police are looking for a male suspect in connection with Tuesday’s robbery of the Washington Trust Company’s branch at McQuade’s Marketplace on Main Street.

The robbery was reported to police at 10:45 a.m.

Responding officers were told a male suspect left the bank with an undisclosed amount of cash after handing a teller a note demanding cash.

No weapon was shown.

The suspect is described as a white male, 30 to 40 years of age, with dark hair, a dark beard or goatee, wearing a blue hooded sweatshirt and carrying a backpack.

The investigation is ongoing and more details will be released as the investigation continues, according to a police department press release.



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