Interim Report of the Providence County Grand Jury
Reported January 5, 2024


An indictment, information, or complaint is merely an allegation. A defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty.


Bruce Silva (age 28)

Woonsocket, RI



On January 5, 2024, the Providence County Grand Jury returned an indictment charging Bruce Silva with one count of first-degree child molestation.


The alleged act occurred in the city of Woonsocket on or about July 9, 2023. The Woonsocket Police Department conducted the investigation.


The defendant is scheduled to be arraigned on January 24, 2024, in Providence County Superior Court.