David Ead

 

 

 

Age: 72

 

Summary: one-time vice chairman of the Board of Tax Assessment Review who became a star witness in the corruption trial of former Providence, Rhode Island mayor Buddy Cianci and spent a week on the stand during the 2002 trial portraying Providence City Hall as a place where favors were regularly handed out for bribes.

 

 

Cause of Death: Undisclosed causes

 

Born: May 24, 1941

 

Died: April 19, 2014

 

Location: Providence, Rhode Island