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Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Exclusive: Marrapese brother implicates brother Michael Marrapese in Facebook murder confession




He confirms his brother murdered Lauren Ise
He admits beating Lauren.


 He ain't heavy, he's my brudda. Steven Marrapese has been released from the ACI and went on a Facebook rant May 22,  where he implicated his brother Michael in the March 13, 2019 murder of former girlfriend Lauren Ise. 


Lauren Ise

Ise was found brutally tortured and murdered in her Cranston apartment and police have charged her former boyfriend Michael Marrapese with the murder. Steven Marrapese writes his brother Mike had "been up for a week using none stop"(drugs) when he committed the brutal murder. One Facebook friend tries to defend Michael Marrapese saying he doesn't believe the story on www.depetro.com (  warning: graphic details. )where the graphic details of the murder were revealed including removing of her eyes and writing in blood on the walls at the murder scene.  Steven confirms the details are true. He wrote " nope that part is true im not defending him also it was wrong. He still cant believe what he has done and it(guilt) is eating him up." Wow.  


no sex, he just killed her.



The video below was posted on Facebook and show the Marrapese brothers arguing with Cranston police outside the apartment prior to the murder of Lauren Ise.



 Steven Marrapese seems intent on trying to defend his brother by writing there was " no sexual assault" but does not deny the brutal murder. 


"she deserved to be killed"


Marrapese also pays tribute to his late father the feared mob enforcer and killer Frank "BOBO" Marrapese.



 ( The Facebook rants were deleted after 9:pm on May 22,2019). 



 Listen to the John DePetro Radio Show for the latest on the Cranston murder.



Monday, May 20, 2019

Raimondo hints at Presidential run and says people of Rhode Island are "with her"

2024?


  Who cares the state is a mess? In a weekend interview on ch6 Governor Gina Raimondo hints that she is "not running for President  next year" but open to the idea in 2024. 



Raimondo, the second least popular Governor in the country, appears delusional that she has turned Rhode Island into a success story and that her job seems almost done. Three of the top four cities in Rhode Island are teetering on bankruptcy and the state budget is over $10 billion dollars. Raimondo also says the people " are with her but may not like her." 



Under Raimondo the state education system is worse and she is on her second education commish who seems to have been fooled into taking the job. Raimondo has also further cemented her legacy by allowing the unions to take over the state and push reform out the window. Under Gina Raimondo, taxes continue to rise while services get worse and worse. Graduates of local colleges don't even pretend to look for a career locally and instead take the train up to Boston. The Wall Street Journal and Providence Journal have both turned on "the gov" after years of singing her praises. 



The fact is Raimondo simply does not even care anymore of attempting to move the state forward but instead just wants to cultivate allies in the Democrat party to move HER political career forward. Raimondo would rather try to spin the facts instead of making real progress. President Raimondo?  She would not even win her home state. Listen to the John DePetro Radio Show. 



Sunday, April 28, 2019

Is Raimondo worse than Chafee?

 

 

A few years ago it did not seem possible Rhode Island would find a Governor worse than Linc Chafee but Governor Raimondo has brought new meaning to the phrase "hold my beer" (perhaps a Gansett) while becoming a walking/ talking nightmare who seems hell bent on destroying the remains of the biggest little. Only four months into her second term and Raimondo has dwarfed into some kind of Randi Weingarten union hack. Sources claim Raimondo wants to mend fences with the unions over the 2011 pension reform and has decided to "open the vault" for the unions who make their home on Smith Hill. 


the 2nd worst


Sources also say her fellow Democrat Governors were shocked that Raimondo (who touted her 53% mandate win in November to win the National Democrat Governors Chairperson seat) has fallen to a 40% approval rating four months later. Huh?  Much like an athlete who shrinks when they stop using steroids, the real Gina numbers demonstrate how she stole the November state election with fraud mail ballots. Next door, Governor Charlie Baker has remained almost double Raimondo in both approval rating and % wins in elections. The unions are out of control pushing insane bills that no reasonable elected leader would support. 


48 out of 50



Meanwhile, the cities of Providence, Warwick, Pawtucket are all on the verge of bankruptcy. People are leaving the state in droves with no jobs or wealth coming in and an economic slowdown is coming. Raimondo seems to be whistling while the Titanic approaches the iceberg. State spending and hiring continues at an obscene pace while gambling revenues are way off along without any form of fiscal responsibility. The inmates are truly running the asylum. Worse than Chafee? Yup. 



 Listen to the John DePetro Radio show to find out what is really going on in the state.

Thursday, April 18, 2019

Can Providence be saved?

 


The city of Providence has now entered dangerous territory where the threat of bankruptcy looms like a storm in the distance. Providence Mayor Elorza admits the city will run out of money while the illegals continue to flood in and the unions contracts cripple the city. Providence has insane property taxes and businesses continue to flee. 



Every corner has panhandlers and homeless drug addicts roam Kennedy plaza. Illegals aliens dominate the city landscape while crime and high profile acts of violence have become common place. Mayor Elorza remains asleep at the switch insisting all is well while the schools crumble and the street gangs rumble. Property values in Providence continue to decline with high taxes and terrible city services. 




The city of Providence continues to hire friends and family while the pension liability and health care costs rocket to unsustainable heights. Where does this end? Listen to the John DePetro Radio show for the latest. 



Sunday, March 31, 2019

Should President Trump stop illegals from invading Rhode Island?

 
President Trump






As a crisis develops at our southern border, Rhode Island gears up for more illegals trying to enter the state. Governor Gina Raimondo has made it clear all people are welcome to come to the state regardless of their immigration status. 



worst governor ever


Raimondo keeps signing bills to explode the spending and budget to a record $10 billion dollars with residents  expected to pick up the cost of all the illegals. President Trump as identified the Raimondo administration as one of the worst offenders of violating Federal immigration law. Raimondo and Mayor Elorza have invited all illegals detained at the border to come to live in Rhode Island.



 Many cities and towns are on the verge of bankruptcy and now the cost of illegals on welfare could push many over the brink. Where does it end? Listen to the John DePetro Show for the latest. 



Wednesday, March 20, 2019

FBI bombshell: Warwick firefighters attempted to blackmail Mayor Avedisian?

former Mayor Scott Avedisian


 Police sources in the city of Warwick confirm  the FBI is investigating whether city firefighters were attempting to blackmail former Mayor Scott Avedisian during his time as Mayor. The FBI has spoken privately to  members of the fire department who claim certain individuals of the department claimed they had "compromising information" on Avedisian and used it as leverage when negotiating with the city. It is unknown what the information was(or if it truly existed) or if it would have been considered damaging. 



Recent media reports have drawn attention and front page headlines to strange past contractual language between City Hall and the firefighters union. It remains unclear if the implied threat of having compromising information( which could be damaging to the Mayor) was real or just a bluff. What is known is the pattern of irregular firefighter contracts has drawn the attention of the FBI in a far reaching investigation into the Warwick fire department. 



Mayor Avedisian has refused to comment on the investigation. One source claims he became aware of the potential attempted blackmail around 2012-2013 but it was unclear if it was real, an implied threat, or a joke. Many City Hall observers seemed perplexed since last year regarding unusual contract agreements and "side agreements" between former Mayor Avedisian and the firefighters union beginning in 2013.


City Hall


The FBI investigation began over questionable overtime in the City fire department. For the latest on the FBI investigation into Warwick fire, listen to the John DePetro radio show. 



Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Graphic new details in Cranston murder plus were ashes the motive?



 Michael Marrapese is being held without bail at the ACI accused in the brutal murder of his former girlfriend Lauren Ise of Cranston. Ise was found dead in her Bayview avenue apartment in what a Cranston police officer described as the one of the most horrific crime scenes in the history of the city. One officer compared it to a "Craig Price"style crime scene of barbaric proportions. A police source( who asked not to be named) said "she was tough girl who was fighting for her life but the killer(s) had a knife and caught her while she was sleeping." 


Lauren Ise told police she feared for her life.



Police refuse to say if they believe there was more than one killer but they feel confident the main killer was Michael Marrapese. The mother of Lauren Ise, Cheryl Palazzo, told the John DePetro Radio show that Marrapese accused Ise of destroying the ashes of his deceased mother while he was locked up in prison. Ise denied she had flushed the urn ashes down a toilet and blamed a brother of Marrapese for spreading that lie.



 Warning : Graphic content. A police source claims the words " mother fucker" were carved into the dead body of Lauren Ise, a possible reference to the dispute over the ashes from the urn. Police say she was tortured, stabbed and had her eyes removed with scissors while the apartment had "Charles Manson" type writings in blood written all over the walls. The killer also put a birthday candle in her behind(rear end) and wrote "happy birthday."




Palazzo told DePetro her daughter fought for her life but was tortured and died a brutal death. Listen to the John DePetro Radio Show for the latest on the Cranston murder.



Monday, March 18, 2019

Murder in Cranston


Lauren Ise told police her ex-boyfriend was trying to kill her


 The city of Cranston is reeling from the brutal, vicious murder of Lauren Ise who was found dead in her apartment last week. Police have arrested and charged her former boyfriend Michael Marrapese with her murder and he is being held without bail. Lauren Ise worked at the Cranston Ice rink and in the past few weeks expressed fear that her ex-boyfriend and his brother were threatening her and even put a knife to her throat, however police dismissed her complaints. 



In an emotional interview on the John DePetro Radio Show, Cheryl Palazzo( the mother of Lauren Ise) claims Marrapese has had 43 run-ins with police and has a serious drug problem. Palazzo claims Lauren was petrified of Marrapese and called Cranston police pleading for help but to no avail. Ise was in the process of relocating to get away from Marrapese while he was recently locked up at the ACI but Judge Bucci let him out with a suspended sentence and with no warning to Lauren Ise.




 Cranston police allegedly told Ise they did not consider Marrapese a serious threat and that Marrapeses father "Bobo" was a respected member of organized crime. Lauren Ise called police last week reporting Marrapese was trying to break-in to her apartment at 3:am, screaming he would kill her. Police told her to lock her door and call them at the end of the week, however Ise was killed within 24 hours. Palazzo claims the apartment was found filled with "Manson type writings"written in blood on the wall where her daughter was found  brutally tortured, killed and her eyes removed. Floor panels and carpeting needed to be removed from the apartment due to the amount of blood at the crime scene.  Marrapese allegedly drove off in the Ise car (after the murder) to Providence to find drugs. Palazzo said since mid-February her daughter had been terrified of Marrapese and told her mother, friends and police he threatened to kill her. Mayor Fung has declined comment citing the police investigation.


 

Marrapese is the son of feared mob killer Bobo Marrapese who killed mobster Dickie Callie in 1975 in the Achorn social club on Federal Hill. Callie was then dumped in a shallow grave in Rehoboth.  



Governor Gina Raimondo has refused to comment on the murder instead encouraging young girls to enter her "Governor for the day" essay contest. The Governor has also been vocal on the extreme abortion bill claiming women's health is a "top priority" and women need control over their body. For the latest on the Cranston murder listen to the John DePetro Radio Show.




Monday, March 4, 2019

Will Raimondo destroy Rhode Island making extreme third trimester abortion law?


 Where have you gone Joe Garrahy? Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo is set to make history with her support of the most radical, evil, extreme abortion law in the Northeast and possibly the country. Raimondo has offered her support for a new Rhode Island law that would make infanticide legal in Rhode Island with consent from the mother and doctor. Governor Raimondo signed on to the most extreme evil  abortion efforts in order to receive generous  campaign donations from Planned Parenthood and Emily's list for her eight million dollar  2018 campaign. Raimondo is also pushing for the law to make it perfectly acceptable for a woman to terminate her pregnancy WHILE in labor in the ninth month. 



the evil twins


Meanwhile there has been tremendous push back from Rhode Island Right to Life to try and shine on light on the lies and false claims the Progressive reform caucus have made that "71% of people support abortion up to the minute of birth" which is a complete lie. Sources say Governor Raimondo will use this evil barbaric legislation to gain favor and valuable campaign donations from the most extreme progressive groups in order to seek a higher national profile for herself. It is always about Gina and it has always been about Gina. Raimondo has proven to be the most evil, selfish, egomaniac governor the state has ever seen. Will the people support her? listen to the John DePetro Radio show.



Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Illegal aliens continue to invade Rhode Island in record numbers

 


The invasion continues. Sources in both law-enforcement and human services report the number of illegal aliens arriving in Rhode Island continues at a record pace with larger numbers expected in the spring and summer. 



School officials in Providence and Central Falls report children arriving daily at schools from other countries unable to speak English and without vaccinations. One immigration source estimated the number of illegals entering Rhode Island is now over 1,000 a month with the states generous welfare program enticing illegals to come and stay. Illegal immigration is down in other states as talk of the border wall and stricter immigration laws are being enforced. In Rhode Island, Governor Gina Raimondo and Providence Mayor Jorge Elorza continue to actively promise a safe haven for illegals to live in Rhode Island. The new state budget is expected to be over $10 billion dollars with a large portion going to welfare benefits and less money spent to help the elderly. 


welcome to Rhode Island


Governor Raimondo plans to continue to raise taxes, increase gambling and promises to legalize cannabis to pay for all the spending. Crime is expected to rise with the increase in drugs and illegals. By the end of 2019, you could fill the Dunk with the number of illegals entering the state in one year alone. To find out what is really happening in Rhode Island listen to the John DePetro Radio show.



Monday, January 14, 2019

From "Hope" to "Dope" :Raimondo pushes Rhode Island to pot

 

old Rhode Island

The Rhode Island state motto becomes "Dope." After failing to lure any companies or jobs to Rhode Island, Governor Gina Raimondo puts up the white flag of surrender by announcing her plans to fill massive deficit budget holes by legalizing marijuana in Rhode Island. That ought to improve the test scores. Bring back Senate President Paiva Weed!




Raimondo has failed to land any large companies during her time in office and now falls for the easy fix of gambling and drugs. Can legalizing prostitution be far behind? When you have a ten billion dollar state budget, high taxes and a ridiculously high number on the state work force, legal pot becomes the option. Raimondo has run out of tax tricks and would rather focus on raising her national profile than deal with a state on the verge of collapse. 





The contest of Governor for the Day contest could become Dealer for the day. The Governor who promised "cranes in the sky" has decided to get the state high. What an absolute embarrassing disgrace of a leader Raimondo has turned out to be. The Governor of gambling, drugs, empty building and a broken education system. Will she be remembered as the Tolls on the road or Tokes on the Rhode Governor? What a tremendous example she sets for young women(who want to live in Las Vegas). Welcome to Rhode Island the "Wasted state."Listen to the John DePetro radio to find out more. 

Thursday, January 10, 2019

Exclusive: Does the State Police scandal lead to Speaker Mattiello's office?

 Warning: video below contains vulgar language and violence. Intended for mature audiences only. 

In the video above, Demers in reportedly in the black shirt. Unknown if this was considered  "training" for the academy. 


The  CH 10 I-Team broke a blockbuster story of allegations from a veteran trooper who refused to cooperate when asked to revise the background report he conducted on a potential new recruit to the Rhode Island State Police. http://turnto10.com/i-team/nbc-10-i-team-risp-lieutenant-says-boss-pressured-him-to-change-recruit-background-report

 The CH 10 story mentions a former trooper trying to get his son on the state police even though the son has had "twenty encounters  with the law" including one incident when he was arrested and he failed to mention it to state police during his interview.  The Trooper in the CH 10 story, LT. Mike Casey, claims he was pressured by State Police brass to alter the scathing background report he conducted on the son of the former trooper attempting to join the state police. 



Garrett Demers



The state police internal report identified the potential young recruit as Garrett Demers, son of former trooper James Demers. James Demers, who works security at the Dunk,  is reportedly good friends with House Speaker Nick Mattiello and Garrett Demers works at the Rhode Island State House for Speaker Mattiello. Hmmm?




 Sources claim pressure came from the Speakers office to the State Police to get Trooper Casey to alter his scathing report on Garrett Demers. One state police source claims Casey "misunderstood" and that state police were not trying to get Demers on the state police force but rather just have Trooper Casey " tone down" his scathing background check on Garrett Demers which includes twenty run-ins with law enforcement, arrest and vulgar language towards police.   


Speaker of the House


The state police will not send background checks they conduct to other police forces however other police forces do have access to read them at state police headquarters. State Police Colonel Ann Assumpico, 62 years old,  suddenly announced her retirement after only two years on the job shortly before this story broke. Sources claim Governor Raimondo initiated the Assumpico retirement shortly after learning of the state police scandal. State Police deny the claims by Trooper Casey. Assumpico became the first female Colonel of the Rhode Island State Police after an extensive diversity search. Governor Raimondo has named a replacement for Assumpico but this time around has skipped the diversity search. 


Dismissed
This story is developing...Listen to the John DePetro Show to find out more.