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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

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

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

Woman found dead in trunk of car in Maine identified, allegedly murdered - Worcester Mag

Above, a Facebook image of Gyrth Rutan, who killed himself after being pulled over by police in Maine last week. A woman’s body was found in the trunk of his car.

WORCESTERMAG.COM - 2018-08-13 20:55:07

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

MGM told to tone down Springfield casino billboard

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A casino billboard visible from a Massachusetts highway won’t use animations to draw visitors to MGM’s $960 million resort.The Massachusetts Gaming Commission on Tuesday unanimously denied the Las Vegas company’s request to run videos and moving images on a large, electroni

BOSTON GLOBE - 2018-08-14 22:40:12

He shot himself during a traffic stop, cops say. Then they found a body in his trunk

After Maine police officers stopped an “erratic” driver, he reportedly shot and killed himself before officers discovered a woman’s body inside his trunk.A state trooper pulled over 34-year-old Gyrth Rutan, of Sturbridge, Massachusetts, on a road in Gardiner, Maine on Aug. 9,WGME reports.A Facebook

MIAMI HERALD - 2018-08-14 16:37:00

Witnesses Wanted in Death of Attorney Who Died in Crash

John Madaio, 63, of Paxton, Massachusetts, was killed Monday while traveling on Route 9 in Spencer. He was driving into a condominium parking lot soon after he left the East Brookfield Courthouse.

NECN - 2018-08-14 10:02:22

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

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

Final 128 units opened at 145 Front, a luxury housing development in downtown Worcester

The second section of 145 Front, a luxury housing development in downtown Worcester, was unveiled Tuesday as another 128 units were opened.

MASSLIVE.COM - 2018-08-14 18:48:00

Police arrest alleged Lawrence gang member suspected in shooting on drug, firearms charges

Wilmer Roque, 22, of Methuen, was charged with armed assault with intent to murder, attempted murder and assault with a dangerous weapon for the Lawrence shooting. He also faces drug and firearms charges after troopers allegedly found heroin, cocaine and a loaded Smith & Wesson M&P 9 mm handgun in h

MASSLIVE.COM - 2018-08-14 18:02:00

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

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

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

Body Found In Maine ID'd as Sturbridge Woman

The woman whose body was found in the trunk of a car in Maine last week has been identified as 28-year-old Maddilyn Burgess, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early, Jr.

PATCH - 2018-08-13 20:38:53

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

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

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

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