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WANTED: Two Who Deposited Fake Check, Withdrew $25k

DEDHAM, MA - A couple who deposited an altered check at the Dedham Bank of America is now wanted by police. The Sept. 12 incident, which was just posted on Mass. Most Wanted by police, saw a woman with a fraudulent passport open an account at the Bank of America in West Roxbury. A $25,040 check was

PATCH - 2018-03-16 20:34:22

Woman Facing OUI Charges in Fatal Crash Involving Tow Truck Driver on I-495

A Massachusetts woman is facing OUI-related charges in connection with a fatal highway crash that killed a tow truck driver on Interstate 495 in Andover Wednesday night. Shiina Dionne, 28, of Lawrence, will be arraigned at Tufts Medical Center in Boston Friday afternoon in connection with the crash

NECN - 2018-03-16 15:37:23

Housekeeper stabbed with scissors at Portsmouth, NH hotel - The Boston Globe

Portsmouth Police Department Jasmine Henderson, 32, allegedly used a pair of scissors to stab a housekeeper at a hotel in Portsmouth, New Hampshire Friday morning. A New York woman was arrested for attempted murder Friday morning after she allegedly stabbed a housekeeper with a pair of scissors at a

BOSTON GLOBE - 2018-03-17 07:00:00

Police: Suicidal man arrested with firearms

NEWINGTON - Town and state police and the Seacoast Emergency Response Team responded to the Walmart on Woodbury Avenue Saturday at 10:22 a.m. for a reported suicidal man with firearms. Newington police identified the suspect as Patrick Merosola, 56, of Hampton, and said he was wanted on an active ar

FOSTERS DAILY DEMOCRAT - 2018-03-17 23:46:14

MS-13 boss pleads guilty to OKing teen slay in '15

A MS-13 leader operating a national arm of the dreaded gang from Eastie has pleaded guilty to signing off on the 2015 killing of a teenager on Constitution Beach in Revere. Oscar Duran, a 27-year-old Salvadoran national known as "Demente," ran the Molinos Loco Salvatrucha clique - a branch of MS-13

BOSTON HERALD - 2018-03-18 07:00:00

Necco Could Soon Shut Down Revere Headquarters

REVERE, MA - The New England Confectionery Co., otherwise known as Necco, the maker of those sweet, sweet candy hearts, may close its Revere headquarters if the company doesn't sell soon. Necco CEO Michael McGee told city and state officials earlier this month that about 400 workers - which is the v

PATCH - 2018-03-17 21:41:04

Plow drivers can't believe man's age after they help him shovel driveway

LAWRENCE, Mass. - It had been a long day for two plow drivers in Lawrence Wednesday, but at the end of their shift they found a man attempting to shovel his driveway and decided to help. "You look over the sea of snow and it looked like it was up to his hips," Martin Gutierrez said. >> Read more t

NEWS/TALK 750 WSB - 2018-03-16 14:01:00

Family of Slain Woman Upset With Killer's Plea Deal

The family of Jamie Mendez, a mother who was killed, is upset that her killer, Jason Fleury, was allowed to plead guilty to manslaughter to avoid a murder trial. (Published 5 hours ago) The family of a late Massachusetts woman is not happy her killer was given a plea deal. Jason Fleury, 37, pleaded

NECN - 2018-03-17 02:56:19

Suspect in tow truck driver's death faces OUI, homicide charges

A Lawrence woman who prosecutors say was drunk behind the wheel when she struck and killed a tow truck driver in Andover Wednesday night was arraigned on a vehicular homicide charge in her hospital bed in Boston yesterday. Shiina Dionne, 28, told state troopers at the scene that she had consumed thr

BOSTON HERALD - 2018-03-17 07:05:31

Chimney fire forces evacuation at Homestead Restaurant in Merrimack

Merrimack firefighters ascend a ladder to access the chimney of the Homestead Restaurant. Photo/Jeffrey Hastings MERRIMACK, NH - Merrimack Fire and Rescue responded to the Homestead restaurant on DW Highway in Merrimack at approximately noonon March 17. The restaurant was being evacuated of customer

MANCHESTERINKLINK.COM - 2018-03-17 18:25:19

No arrest after a SWAT team descends on a Lynnfield home

LYNNFIELD - It was a tense few hours for residents living near Moulton Drive and Locksley Road Thursday evening. Lynnfield police officers responded to a Moulton Drive residence shortly after 5:30 p.m. to investigate a report of a distraught and possibly armed man, according to police Chief David Br

DAILY ITEM - 2018-03-16 17:18:03

Miami pedestrian bridge collapses, killing four people, crushing cars

MIAMI - A newly installed 950-ton pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapsed Thursday, crushing vehicles on a busy highway below and killing at least four people, officials said. First responders recovered at least four bodies from the scene, Miami-Dade County Fire Chief Dave Do


Family of Murdered Woman Angry Suspect is Being Offered Plea Deal

A spokeswoman from the Essex District Attorney's office will not say why they are making the deal The state offered the man accused of murdering Jaimee Mendez, of Swampscott, a plea deal - going from murder to manslaughter, with 17 years minus time served. (Published Friday, March 16, 2018) The man


Lynn Woman Found Guilty of Child Endangerment After Son Dies

A Massachusetts woman has been found guilty of a charge related to the death of her 4-month-old son who prosecutors say was left "largely unattended" in a homeless shelter. The Essex County District Attorney's Office says 24-year-old Laci Kirk, of Lynn, was sentenced to 2.5 years in jail Wednesday a


Judge mulls sentence in deadly Methuen hit-and-run

SALEM, Mass. - The tearful, grief stricken mother of an 11-year-old girl who died in a hit-and-run accident spoke harshly to the man charged with striking her in Salem Superior Court on Thursday. "I am never going to forgive you for what you did. Never," said Jacqueline Diaz, the mother of Jaydee So


Broken brake light leads to drug arrests

HAVERHILL - Two men who were stopped by state troopers on Winter Street for a defective brake light were found to be in possession of 88 grams of marijuana as well as 42 vials of high potency THC oil, police said. THC is the active ingredient in marijuana. When questioned, the men said they were pla


Part of I-495 on Tewksbury/Andover Line Shut Down Due to Serious Multi-Car Crash

Massachusetts State Police said late Wednesday night the southbound lanes of I-495 were shut down at I-93 near the Tewksbury/Andover line. (Published 34 minutes ago) Massachusetts State Police responded to a serious crash involving multiple vehicles on Interstate 495 near the Tewksbury/Andover line


1 Person Shot in Boston's Roxbury Neighborhood

The shooting reportedly occurred shortly after 4 p.m. Wednesday at 256 Warren St. (Published 14 minutes ago) Police are responding to a reports of a person shot in Boston's Roxbury neighborhood. The shooting reportedly occurred shortly after 4 p.m. Wednesday at 256 Warren St. The victim's injuries a


Gloucester Stage announces new season

Gloucester Stage Company has announced the lineup of six plays for its 39th season, which opens May 11. The season features two world premieres, two New England premieres and a Tony Award-winning play. There is a scrappy spirit that runs through these works, including a theme of "revolutionary wome