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Massachusetts man who fatally shot himself after being pulled over by cops had a nasty surprise in car's trunk

Law enforcement authorities in Maine reported they found a woman's body in the trunk of a car belonging to a Massachusetts man who fatally shot himself after being pulled over during a traffic stop. According to Maine State Police, 34-year-old Gyrth Rutan was found driving in an erratic manner in Ga

MEAWW.COM - 2018-08-14 12:26:17

A Mass. man killed himself during a traffic stop in Maine. Police found a woman’s body in his trunk.

Authorities say the driver, identified as Gyrth Rutan, 34, of Sturbridge, Massachusetts, was pulled over around around 4:45 p.m. Thursday on Timberwood Drive in Gardiner, Maine.

BOSTON GLOBE - 2018-08-13 19:06:07

Officials identify Willimantic man who died after vehicle struck tree

According to officials, around 4:20 a.m., 28-year-old Jeffrey Marquez was operating a vehicle near 120 Quarry Street when he crashed.

WTNH.COM - 2018-08-14 20:09:24

Spencer woman identified as victim in fatal trailer-truck crash in Sturbridge

The truck driver, a 54-year-old Manchester, New Hampshire man, was taken to Harrington Hospital by Sturbridge Emergency Medical Services ambulance with injuries that were not critical, police said.

MASSLIVE.COM - 2018-08-13 18:29:00

Worcester attorney dies after crowbar smashes through windshield in Spencer

John Madaio, a 63-year-old Paxton native, was driving on Route 9 near Main Street shortly before 10 a.m. on Monday when the crash occurred, Spencer Police said.

BOSTON25NEWS.COM - 2018-08-14 14:44:48

Four more Massachusetts State Police troopers placed on leave amid overtime abuse probe

"Today's actions are the result of our continued review of records and data indicative of whether Department members were present and working overtime shifts for which they were paid," Colonel Kerry Gilpin, superintendent of the Massachusetts State Police, said in a statement. "Our commitment to the

MASSLIVE.COM - 2018-08-13 16:05:00

$200 million Citizens Bank corporate campus opens in Johnston

By Alana Cerroneacerrone@abc6.com@Alana_CerroneJOHNSTON, R.I. (WLNE) - By the end of this week, the first several hundred Citizens Bank employees will settle into their new state of the art facility in Johnston.Employees decked out in green celebrated their nearly 500,000 square foot workplace, incl

ABC6.COM - 2018-08-14 22:33:00

Investigators Search for Cause of Fire at Plainfield School

When firefighters arrived, they determined there was an active fire in the building and additional fire departments, including Moosup, Central Village, Atwood Hose, Danielson and South Killingly were called in to help fight it.

NBC CONNECTICUT - 2018-08-15 09:01:22

Southbridge police say they solved 20 car break-ins with arrest of 30-year-old

As part of a lengthy and on-going investigation, police detectives on Friday arrested Tommie Lee Goddard, 30, on a warrant charging him with the break-ins and executed a search warrant for his home at 115 High St., first floor, Police Chief Shane D. Woodson said.

MASSLIVE.COM - 2018-08-13 19:34:00

Citizens Bank unveils new corporate campus in Johnston

“This beautiful, modern campus provides a foundation for greater teamwork, innovation and efficiency in an environmentally sustainable setting,” Chairman and CEO, Citizens Financial Group Bruce Van Saun said. “We believe that this dynamic work environment will help further connect our colleagues to

WPRI - 2018-08-14 18:33:46

Lincoln school employee arrested on felony drug charges

CRANSTON, R.I. (WPRI) -- A Lincoln School Department employee is on leave and facing serious drug charges, according to Lincoln Superintendent Lawrence Filippeli.

WPRI - 2018-08-14 23:19:50

Man Dead, Woman in Critical Condition After Shooting in Bridgeport

Police said 25-year-old Len Allen Smith and the backseat passenger, 33-year-old Georgia Comacho, were shot just before 12:30 a.m. in Smith’s car, which was parked at Union and Stratford avenues in Bridgeport.

NBC CONNECTICUT - 2018-08-14 13:27:12

4 more State Police troopers relieved of duty in connection with overtime scandal

Less than a year later, five state troopers have been arrested, and one has pleaded guilty. The announcement of the four additional troopers placed on leave came on the same day The Boston Globe reported payroll fraud had been suspected as early as 2014, but no action was taken.

WWLP 22NEWS - 2018-08-14 22:04:55

State police investigating fatal crash in Sturbridge

Massachusetts State Police logoSOURCE: Ganley ImagesSTURBRIDGE, Mass. —Route 49 is closed Monday morning after a fatal crash in Sturbridge, state police said.The crash at Route 49 and Putnam Road involves a car and a tractor trailer, state police said.AdvertisementNo other details about the crash we

WCVB - 2018-08-13 12:43:00

Citizens Bank Opens New Johnston, RI Corporate Campus

PROVIDENCE, R.I.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 14, 2018--Citizens Bank today officially opened its new corporate campus in Johnston, RI, bringing together more than 3,000 colleagues in a state-of-the-art facility designed to foster greater collaboration while bringing significant benefits to the local commu

TULLAHOMA NEWS - 2018-08-14 14:31:13

Details Released on How Woman Found in Trunk Died

What to KnowPolice released new details in the bizarre case where a woman's body was discovered in the trunk of a car of a man who committed suicide.Gyrth Rutan, 34, of Sturbridge, Massachusetts, pulled out a shotgun and turned it on himself following a traffic stop on Thursday in Maine.Investigator

NECN - 2018-08-13 20:37:45

Spencer Woman Dies After Crashing Into Tractor Trailer in Sturbridge – This Week In Worcester

STURBRIDGE – Early this morning, a crash on Rt. 49 in Sturbridge resulted in the death of a 50-year-old Spencer woman.According to the Massachusetts State Police, around 7:20 AM troopers responded to the intersection of Rt. 49 and Putnam Rd. Trooper Scott Shea determined that the woman was driving a

THISWEEKINWORCESTER.COM - 2018-08-13 15:47:00

Attorney John Madaio killed after crowbar crashes through his car windshield, police say

John Madaio, a well-known defense attorney in Worcester County, was killed in a car crash Monday when a crowbar flew through his windshield and hit him in the head, officials said.

MASSLIVE.COM - 2018-08-13 16:27:00

Police: 28-year-old man crashes into tree, dies

Source: Willimantic Police Department, via FacebookWILLIMANTIC (AP) — Authorities have released the name of the 28-year-old man who died in a single-vehicle crash when his SUV struck a tree over the weekend.The crash in Willimantic was reported at about 4:20 a.m. Sunday. The victim was taken to Wind

WATERBURY REPUBLICAN-AMERICAN - 2018-08-13 13:59:43

Police Looking To ID Woman Suspected In Property Crime

WORCESTER, MA—The WPD is asking for the public's assistance in identifying the woman in the photo (attached to this article), who is a suspect in a property crime.

PATCH - 2018-08-13 14:41:55