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Women arrested after fistfight in front of Brockton police

One of the women told police the incident first began in traffic. BROCKTON - Two women were arrested Sunday evening after a fistfight in front of officers, police said. Officers responded to the area of 139 Pleasant St., outside the Wash Hour Laundry Mat, for a report of a group of people that appea

ENTERPRISE - 2018-03-19 18:01:14

Brockton man arrested on gun charges for 2nd time in 14 months

A man charged by Randolph police following a shooting last year was arrested on gun charges again. ANDOVER - A Brockton man was one of two people arrested on gun charges early Saturday morning -- his second arrest on similar charges in just over a year. State police arrested 23-year-old Marcos Silve

ENTERPRISE - 2018-03-19 19:07:33

Brockton man convicted on fentanyl charges could face life in prison

Dany Brandao, 30, of Brockton, was recently convicted of fentanyl distribution by a jury in a federal court in Boston. Brandao faces a mandatory minimum of 10 years in federal prison, but could face life behind bars, according to prosecutors. BROCKTON - The jury found a 30-year-old Brockton man guil

ENTERPRISE - 2018-03-19 22:03:50

Brockton man charged with using vehicle without authority

The man was also driving with a suspended license, police said. BROCKTON - A city man described as a habitual traffic offender was driving without a license in a vehicle he wasn't supposed to have early Sunday morning, police said. A man called police Saturday about 11:30 p.m. to report his friend,

ENTERPRISE - 2018-03-19 20:28:50

Two bars face Brockton License Commission after reports of violence

Dylan's Bar and Grill and Shoe City Tavern were both recently called before the Brockton License Commission. One had its hours pushed back for three months, and a decision is pending on the other. BROCKTON - Shoe City Tavern is having its closing time pushed back after a violent incident involving a

ENTERPRISE - 2018-03-19 21:01:59

Canton man charged with drunken driving in Brockton school bus crash

A 45-year-old Canton man was charged with drunken driving in the crash. BROCKTON - A Canton man was charged with drunken driving Monday afternoon after police say he crashed into an occupied school bus and fled the scene. Officers responded to the intersection of Nilsson Street and Warren Avenue abo

ENTERPRISE - 2018-03-20 14:12:17

Winter storm warning issued for Boston, Providence, and Worcester - The Boston Globe

Forecasters Tuesday issued a winter storm warning for much of eastern New England as another nor'easter makes its way into the region. The storm is expected to drop between 8 and 14 inches of snow in the Boston area, said Matt Doody of the National Weather Service. Coastal New Hampshire and Maine co

BOSTON GLOBE - 2018-03-20 07:00:00

Hingham: Homeless Man Charged With Stealing Running Car

A homeless man is facing charges after he allegedly stole a running car. Hingham Police say an employee of the 99 Restaurant at 428 Lincoln St. started his car to allow it to warm up around 1:30 a.m. Sunday. A video showed a man wearing an orange jacket walking toward the car before it was seen driv

959WATD.COM - 2018-03-20 14:25:22

Elderly man collapses and dies while clearing snow in West Plymouth

PLYMOUTH - A local man died Tuesday while cleaning snow from his driveway in West Plymouth. PLYMOUTH - A local man died Tuesday while cleaning snow from his driveway in West Plymouth. Police said the 80-year-old man was operating a snowblower outside his home on Coachmen Terrace in Pinehurst Village


Girl at South Middle School in Brockton beaten, dragged by hair in viral video

With fellow students screaming and swearing in the background, in a viral video that's been seen thousands of times on social media, a girl who attends South Middle School in Brockton was dragged around by her hair, was punched and was kicked, according to her mother. Brockton Public Schools said it


Suspect in 30-year-old murder says different man was responsible

KINGSTON, Mass. - The man suspected of killing a teenager in Kingston more than 30 years ago said police had the wrong guy according to investigators who interviewed him. Michael Hand was arrested in North Carolina and charged with the 1986 murder of 15-year-old Tracy Gilpin. Tracy disappeared after


Sex offender charged in new assaults to remain at state hospital

SALEM - A convicted sex offender linked to a series of attacks on women on the North Shore by the court-ordered GPS monitor he was wearing has been committed to Bridgewater State Hospital for at least another year. The order came last week from a Brockton District Court judge, after officials at the


Suspect In 1986 Murder Of Mass. State Police Colonel's Sister Held Without Bail

BROCKTON (CBS) - The man charged with murdering Massachusetts State Police Col. Kerry Gilpin's sister in 1986 appeared in a Massachusetts courtroom for the first time on Wednesday. Tracy Gilpin went missing on October 1, 1986, and was found dead 21 days later. She was 15 years old at the time of her


Brockton teen says she was jumped by classmates while others recorded

BROCKTON, Mass. - A teenager from Brockton says she was jumped and dragged by the hair during an attack that was shared on line. Hannah Kenney-Blaisdell said she has been bullied at school for some time, and before the attack she exchanged words with the girls but can't believe what happened next. "


Plymouth Power Outages To Last Until Friday Night

PLYMOUTH, MA - A blizzard knocked out power to thousands in Plymouth Tuesday and officials said some outages could last until Friday night. As of Wednesday night, there were 3,709 still without power in Plymouth. That figure represents 12 percent of town. A shelter was opened at Plymouth North High