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Wareham Woman Wins $1M on Powerball Ticket
The grocery store will receive $10,000 as a bonus for the sale, Massachusetts State Lottery officials said.
State Trooper Stabbed, Suspect Shot Following Police Pursuit
The trooper, a 47-year-old married father, suffered stab wounds to his shoulder and neck area, as well as his arm. He was alert and responsive when he arrived at the hospital, and is currently undergoing surgery.
Officials determine that coal stove was what caused CO leak at Wales home
WALES, MA (WGGB/WSHM) - Officials have determined that a coal stove was the reason behind a carbon monoxide leak at a home on 4 Brows Beach Rd that killed one person.This according to the State Fire Marshall's office.A couple was home at the time of the incident, and the husband died during the inci
Fun Food Things to Do in R.I. and beyond for Oct. 19-21
Brews for Books fundraiser in Central Falls, Food Truck Night in Newport, a food truck festival for the family in Pawtucket, a Grange breakfast in North Kingstown and an afternoon of food and history in Warren are among the events.
Danbury man dies after being hit by car
BROOKFIELD, CT (WFSB) -- A Danbury man has died after being hit by a car in Brookfield Friday morning. It happened a little before 9:30 a.m. on Whisconier Road, where a paving company was loading a piece of equipment off a trailer. One of the workers, identified as 58-year-old Harold Trafton, was in
Danbury Man Struck and Killed by Car in Brookfield
Police said the victim, 58-year-old Harold Trafton, was unloading equipment from a trailer near 230 Whisconier Road when he was hit by a vehicle trying to move around the trailer. Trafton was taken to Danbury Hospital where he died.
Two more Massachusetts State Police troopers agree to plead guilty to overtime abuse
According to the U.S. Attorney's Office, 50-year-oldPaul Cesan, of Southwick, and 46-year-oldEric Chin, of Hanover, will both plead guilty to one count of embezzlement from an agency receiving federal funds, under a plea agreement.
2.5 kilos of heroin seized during Sturbridge traffic stop
The driver, 27-year-oldJuan Jaquez, and his passengers, 38-year-oldYanet Lopez Mendozaand 49-year-oldDaniel Rivera-Rosado, allegedly couldn't confirm who the owner of the vehicle was.
Coal stove blamed for deadly carbon monoxide poisoning Wales, MA
A coal stove is blamed for a deadly carbon monoxide poisoning in Wales, Massachusetts. According to State Fire Marshal Peter J. Ostroskey, the victim was working on the coal stove while it was running at the time of the incident on Wednesday afternoon. His wife called 9-1-1 stating that people were
PD: Person hit by car in Brookfield
BROOKFIELD, CT (WFSB) -- A person was taken to the hospital after being hit by a car in Brookfield Friday morning.It happened a little before 9:30 a.m. on Whisconier Road.The road remained closed as of 11 a.m. while police investigate.Stay with Channel 3 as more information becomes available.
SEE PHOTOS: Worcester PD Seeking Public’s Help in Identifying Armed Robbery Suspects – This Week In Worcester
WORCESTER – The Worcester Police Department [WPD] is seeking the public’s help in identifying two suspects [pictured below] involved in the armed robbery of Walgreens on Park Ave early Sunday morning, Oct. 14.According to the WPD, officers were dispatched to Walgreens around 6 AM for a report of a c
Two More Agree to Plead Guilty in State Police OT Scandal
The 46-year-old Chin, of Hanover, and the 50-year-old Cesan, of Southwick, were both assigned to the now disbanded Troop E, responsible for patrolling the Massachusetts Turnpike.
Police hunt for wanted man after making threat to kill
He is wanted in connection for five charges including making a threat to kill, breach of harassment order, assault, theft and criminal damage.
Teacher accused of sexually abusing sixth-grade boy found dead
One more record-challenging hot day before big change There is light at the end of this hot and humid tunnel. After setting another record with 93 degrees yesterday, we're in for another record-challenging hot day today. Action News Jax Meteorologist Garrett Bedenbaugh says we'll come close to the
Worcester 2018 Halloween Sex Offender Safety Map
WORCESTER, MA—Before kids go out trick or treating on Halloween, fall is a good time to take an inventory of who is living in your neighborhood. Worcester currently has 289 registered sex offenders listed on theMassachusetts Sex Offender Registry.
5-year-old last seen in Webster, MA two years ago found in Florida
New England's Unsolved: Holly Piirainen 25 Years Later Webster Police say he was kidnapped by his mother, Christina Hale, first going from New York to her mother's home in Webster. The child's father showed up in Webster in January of 2017, asking police for help. "He was from New York, he had pape
1 dead, 1 hospitalized following carbon monoxide leak in Wales
WALES, MA (WGGB/WSHM) - One person has died and another has been hospitalized following a carbon monoxide leak at a home in Wales Wednesday afternoon.We're told this happened at a home on Brows Beach Road.Several different units responded, including the State Police, State Fire Marshall, Holland Pol
Missing Massachusetts boy found safe two years later in Orange County
The Orange County Sheriff's Office says that there Missing Persons Unit was contacted by the Webster Massachusetts Police Department regarding a 2016 abduction that occurred within their jurisdiction. The biological mother, Christina Hale, abducted her then 3-year-old son, Matthew Hale.
Powerball ticket sold in Massachusetts worth a million dollars
One Powerball player in Massachusetts woke up a million dollars richer Thursday morning.A person who bought a ticket in the Bay State matched all five numbers in Wednesday night’s drawing but did not hit the Powerball, according to the Massachusetts State Lottery.Two other people received a million
Gov. Baker, Gonzalez exchange verbal attacks in televised gubernatorial debate
“I'm certainly not gonna support doing anything with respect to any new pipeline until we get that study back, and figure out what it tells us,” Gov. Baker said.