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POLICE LOG for December 11: Man Arrested For 3rd OUI; Attempted Car Break-In; Septic Tank Overflows
WILMINGTON, MA — Here are highlights from the Wilmington Police Log for Tuesday, December 11, 2018:. Animal Control Officer removed an injured seagull on Ballardvale Street. (9:32am)
Medford Human Trafficker To Be Sentenced Next Week
MEDFORD, MA – A Medford woman convicted of helping run a human trafficking ring at massage parlors across the region will be sentenced next week. Attorney General Maura Healey has scheduled sentencing for Xiu Chen, convicted of multiple counts of human trafficking and money laundering, for Wednesday
Lincoln police ask for public’s help to identify female in fraud investigation
LINCOLN, MASS. (WHDH) - Lincoln police are asking the public to help identify a female in regards to an ongoing fraud investigation. Anyone with information is urged to contact Lincoln police at 781-259-8113.
Thousands expected for wake, funeral of Worcester firefighter Christopher J. Roy
Thousands of mourners are expected to attend a wake Friday for Worcester Firefighter Christopher J. Roy, a 36-year-old father who was killed last Sunday while battling a blaze at an apartment building on Lowell Street.
Trash truck catches fire in Chelmsford (VIDEO)
CHELMSFORD -- When Fire Chief Gary Ryan was driving along Boston Road at around 7:48 a.m. Friday, something peculiar caught his attention when a garbage truck pulled into the parking lot of 16 Boston Road.
North Andover looks to continue its hoop success in Division 2 North
C – Garrett Murphy (North Andover), Luka Vlajkovic (Melrose) F – James Gascoigne (Arlington), Duncan Moreland (Beverly), Ryan Murphy (Billerica), Cristian Rios (Malden Catholic), Devin Romain (Marblehead), Daniel Seraderian (Belmont), Holden Symonds (Melrose)
Bear Sightings Reported In Medford
MEDFORD, MA – A bear was spotted early Friday morning on Lincoln Road in the Lawrence Estates, police said. A resident heard noises coming from the backyard around 2:45 a.m. and saw a medium-sized black bear.
Tewksbury woman pleads guilty in Medicaid fraud case
WOBURN -- A Tewksbury woman pleaded guilty Thursday to submitting false timesheets as a personal care attendant during her aunt's hospitalization and even after death. Dawna DeMarco, 33, pleaded guilty to one count of Medicaid false claims and one count of larceny over $250, according to the Attorne
Missing Arlington teen found safe
ARLINGTON, MASS. (WHDH) - A 15-year-old girl who had been missing since Monday was found safe Friday, police say. Arlington police thanked the community for their assistance in a post on their Twitter page Friday after Eniuleyka Angulo-Santiago was located.
Cross Point In Lowell Receives Bomb Threat
LOWELL, MA – Several Massachusetts businesses have received emailed bomb threats, according to state police. Police said similar threats have been reported in other states. Cross Point, a Lowell office complex close to the Chelmsford town line, was among the locations that received threats, accordin
Massachusetts cannabis panel OKs 4 more pot shop licenses, including two in Berkshire County
BOSTON - The Massachusetts Cannabis Control Commission has approved final licenses for four more retail marijuana shops in Fall River, Hudson, Pittsfield and Great Barrington. According to NewsChannel 13's media partners at The Berkshire Eagle, the commission signed off on the licenses for Northeast
Massachusetts Infant Injured in Crash That Killed Sister Dies
A Massachusetts infant who was injured in a crash that killed her 5-year-old sister over the weekend passed away late Wednesday, Dec. 12. The 2-month-old girl, Natasha Mejia-Rivera, was at Massachusetts General Hospital but doctors were unable to save her life, Suffolk District Attorney John Pappas
Prosecutors tried to stop Revere crash suspect from getting license back in 2015
Nearly four years before she allegedly plowed into a group of pedestrians in Revere on Sunday, killing an infant and a 5-year-old, prosecutors tried unsuccessfully to keep Autumn L. Harris off the road following her acquittal in an earlier drunken driving case, records show.
POLICE LOG for December 10: Issues With N. Wilmington Train Station, Car vs. Bike; Car Strikes Pole At Dunkin Donuts
WILMINGTON, MA — Here are highlights from the Wilmington Police Log for Monday, December 10, 2018:. Police conducted an ALICE Drill at the Woburn Street School. (8:36am) Police assisted with a motor vehicle lockout at the Registry of Motor Vehicles. (9:44am)
Multiple Bomb Threats Reported Throughout MA, Southern NH
BOSTON, MA -- Massachusetts State Police and police departments throughout Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire are responding to a series of bomb threats that were sent by email to businesses on Thursday. Massachusetts State Police said in a post on twitter that similar threats had been reporte
Bear spotted by several people in Burlington's busiest areas
BURLINGTON, Mass. - With the holiday rush in full swing, malls around the state are bustling. One mall in particular, also has a bear close by. Yes -- a bear. Over the past week, there have been several sightings of a bear near businesses right by the Burlington Mall along the Middlesex turnpike. Th
Police Investigating Bitcoin Bomb Threats Across New England
Federal, state and local police are investigating after bomb threats were emailed to at least a dozen private businesses and residences across New England, demanding bitcoin payments and referencing the potential for "many victims."
Woman killed, pregnant daughter injured after being hit by car in Lawrence
LAWRENCE, MASS. (WHDH) - A 61-year-old woman was killed and her pregnant daughter was injured in a pedestrian crash in Lawrence on Wednesday night, officials said. Officers responding to a reported motor vehicle accident at the intersection of Essex and Hampshire streets just after 6 p.m. found two
2 Berkshire marijuana stores, 1 in Hudson up for final licenses Thursday
Two marijuana stores in the Berkshires and one in Middlesex County are poised to get final licensing approval on Thursday. The Massachusetts Cannabis Control Commission is planning to vote on whether to grant final licenses to Temescal Wellness to open adult-use marijuana stores in Pittsfield and Hu
Prisoner's lawyer seeks $75,000 from city of Lowell over police cellblock attack
LOWELL -- A high-profile lawyer who has sued the city before is representing the man who was punched by a civilian detention attendant, a 2016 incident captured by cellblock surveillance cameras.