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Sex Offender Richard Gardner Ordered Held Without Bail

Nov 06, 2018 - Providence Journal

WARWICK \x97 A convicted sex offender, whose move to Providence last month sparked protests, was ordered held without bail Monday after his arrest on charges of falsely listing where he lived when applying for a marriage license in Cranston.

Richard Gardner, 52, pleaded not guilty to the two misdemeanors at his arraignment, but will remain in custody on accusations that he violated his lengthy probation resulting from the sex crimes.

“I believe Mr. Gardner is a danger to the commun...