Staff members and residents injured in Glocester group home incident

March 2nd, 2022

GLOCESTER, RI – Two staff members and three residents of a group home in Glocester were injured after an incident Wednesday morning.

According to ABC6, a 40-year-old man at the Cove House Adult Residential Facility on Tourtellot Hill Road became violent with staff and others.

Emergency crews arrived to find a female staff member outside of the building with visible injuries.

She and two other residents were all taken to area hospitals to treat injuries.

A male staff member and third resident sustained injuries that were treated on the scene.

The man who caused the incident was taken into custody. Authorities are still investigating.

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Written By: Ronald J. Resmini

Last Updated : Wednesday, March 2, 2022