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‘Butchie’ Doe, one of Charlestown’s most notorious criminals, dies - The Boston Globe
In an onlineobituary, Arthur L. “Butchie” Doe Jr., who died this month at age 59, is described as a union longshoreman and avid sports fan who lived in Wakefield for the past 17 years “and enjoyed visiting the race track with his good friend Tommy Denehy.”But law enforcement officials from the 1980s
Boston Police searching for man missing since early May
Felipe Montero-Delarosa, 69, is described as a Hispanic man, approximately 5'8", weighing 190 pounds with short, curly, black and gray hair.
Car fire shuts down lanes on I-93 in Boston
SOURCE: Josh JarmanningBOSTON —A vehicle fire forched all lanes on Interstate 93 northbound in Boston to shut down Sunday afternoon.MassDOT said the vehicle fire was just before Savin Hill Avenue. Video taken from passing vehicles showed four vehicles involved in the crash.AdvertisementTraffic was b
Boston police investigating several reported Dorchester home break-ins
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Boston Police respond to pedestrian struck on Arlington Street
BOSTON- A pedestrian was struck on Arlington Street in Boston, police say.Boston Police are responding to the incident in the area of 152 Arlington Street.The person was seriously injured in the incident, but there is no word on whether the injuries were life-threatening or not.>>RELATED:Boston Poli
Warnings issued for severe storms across Mass.
* At 522 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over Athol, or near Orange, moving east at 30 mph.
Author Junot Díaz cleared to return to MIT faculty after sexual-misconduct investigation
Author Junot Díaz cleared to return to MIT faculty after sexual-misconduct investigation(Photo: Tsar Fedorsky/AP)CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – A Massachusetts Institute of Technology investigation has cleared Pulitzer Prize-winning author and creative writing professor Junot Díaz to return to the classroom thi
Arlington Teen Found After 2 Weeks
ARLINGTON, MA – A 16-year-old Arlington girl police believed to be in danger has been found. According to a post on the Arlington Police Department Twitter page Sunday afternoon, Jada White has been located.
Police: Shots Reported in Dorchester, But Unclear Whether Anyone Hit
Boston police responded Saturday evening to reports of shots fired in Dorchester, but did not find anyone shot when they arrived on the scene on Kingston Street just before 8 p.m. Officers did, however, find multiple shell casings on ground.
Taunton Woman Killed In Braintree Crash
At about 1 a.m., State Police responded to a two-car crash on Interstate 93 South, north of Exit 5 in Braintree. A preliminary investigation indicates that the driver of a 2003 Buick Rendezvous on the southbound side of the highway lost control of the vehicle, causing it to crash into the guardrail
Man pretending to be police officer invades Boston homes, police say
Police say Taurean Pearson, 36, forcibly entered a home on Lyons Street in Dorchester around 2:30 a.m. after falsely identifying himself as a police officer and used a knife to slash a male resident.
Woman killed after leaving car that crashed on highway
Investigators say the Taunton woman, whose name has not been released, got out of her 2003 Buick Rendezvous on Saturday after she lost control and struck a guardrail in the southbound lanes of the highway.
Young girl treated after report of shots fired in Dorchester - The Boston Globe
Police received the report around 7:30 p.m. Officers found no gunshot victims, but did recover ballistics from the scene, said Officer James Kenneally, a department spokesman.
Boston July 4th Fireworks, Boston Pops and More: 2018 Guide
BOSTON, MA — It wouldn't be July 4 in Boston if it weren't for the military flyover, the mouth dropping display of fireworks illuminating the Boston sky as Keith Lockhart leads the Boston Pops to a rousing crescendo. And this year this special tradition celebrates its 45th anniversary. Whether you p
Person flown to hospital after car slams into tree at golf course
SOURCE: Marc Vasconcellos/Brockton EnterpriseBROCKTON, Mass. —A person had to be flown to a Boston hospital after a car crash at a golf course.Brockton firefighters responded to the D.W. Fields golf course Saturday afternoon where they say a car went off the road and slammed into a tree.Advertisemen
Teen in critical condition after truck hits moped in South Boston
A crash in South Boston has sent two teens to the hospital after a truck hit a moped.One teen is in critical condition after the crash.Police say two teenagers were on a moped when they were hit by a pickup truck.A 16-year-old and 17-year-old were on the moped involved in the crash.>>RELATED:Driver
Brockton Police investigating after violent head-on crash
BROCKTON, Mass.- Brockton Police have launched an investigation into a violent head-on crash on Friday night.The crash happened in the 500 Block of East Street, at the intersection of Southfield Drive.Police said people were injured, but did not specify the extent of the injuries nor how many people
Boston Globe Columnist Kevin Cullen Suspended 3 Months
“These were serious violations for any journalist and for the Globe, which relies on its journalists to adhere to the same high standards of ethics and accuracy when appearing on other platforms,” Henry and McGrory wrote.
Boston man arrested in Fitchburg on drug charge - The Boston Globe
Mass. State PoliceCocaine seized during the traffic stop.A Mattapan man was arrested for drug trafficking after police found more than 50 grams of crack cocaine in his car in Fitchburg, State Police said on Thursday.Josue Martinez, 36, was arraigned in Fitchburg District Court for trafficking cocain
Car Slams Into Home In Roxbury
No residents were home at the time of the crash. Fire and building officials are working to figure out if the integrity of the building, which is a corner unit of a row home, is in tact. And Boston Police are investigating just what happened.