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Man discovered living with mother's dead body after pizza shop calls police on him
The pizza shop owner said the man had been ordering food for months on a regular basis, but in the past week or so, the quantity of food ordered increased, and then the man would call and hang up multiple times.
Police Ask for Help in Locating Missing 29-Year-Old
Haverhill Police are looking for 29-year-old Giovanni Garcia, who has Schizophrenia and has not checked in with his place of residence in the last 24 hours, police said.
ATF, Lawrence Police Recover Weapons Stolen from NH, Arrest Dangerous Gang Leader
In November of 2017, Detective O’Keefe of the Lawrence Police Department along with Special Agent Ryan Griffin of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives interviewed a confidential informant regarding an individual that was trafficking firearms to known Gangsta’ Disciples and Kings o
Lawrence Heroin Trafficker: 4 Years In NH Prison, Deportation Set
CONCORD, NH — A Lawrence, Massachusetts, man who distributed heroin and fentanyl in Southern New Hampshire was sentenced to four years in prison this week. Miguel Arias Velasquez, 22, is set to be deported back to his home country of the Dominican Republic, according to New Hampshire U.S. Attorney S
14 charged with prostitution after Lawrence Street Crimes Unit operation
LAWRENCE, Mass.- Fourteen prostitutes were arrested in a roundup by Lawrence Police’s Street Crimes Unit, the department announced Friday.
Police: 3 charged with trafficking guns to gang members
COURTESY PHOTO Lawrence police and agents of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms conducted a six-month investigation that led to the seizure of these weapons, cash and drugs from a Methuen address.
Surveillance video shows woman being hit by a car in Lawrence
LAWRENCE, Mass.-Surveillance videocaptured a woman being hit by a car in Lawrence on Tuesday.The crash happened on Essex Street.The video shows car hit the woman, throwing her up into the air before she lands on the ground. The car then backs up a short distance before stopping. A man is then seen w
Man in Custody for Child Porn Now Facing Child Rape Charges
A Massachusetts man already being held on $100,000 cash bail following his arraignment last month for possession and distribution of child pornography, appeared in court Friday on child rape and sexual assault charges.
Video: Toy jeep bursts into flames
NORTH ANDOVER, Mass. -- Frightening moments for a mother in Massachusetts, after her children's toy jeep burst into flames.
Gas Main Leak Prompts Evacuations in Lawrence Neighborhood
A gas main break has forced authorities to evacuate an area in Lawrence, Massachusetts.Methuen police said the leak is on the Lawrence/Methuen line. As a result, firefighters and police are evacuating buildings in the area of Jackson and Knox streets.Police are asking motorists to avoid the area.No
Police arrest 15 in Lawrence prostitution sting
The daylong operation concentrated in the vicinity of Broadway and surrounding streets, "a known area where drug users, drug dealers and prostitutes frequent," according to a lengthy incident report written by Detective Carmen Purpora.
Shooting on Prospect Street in Lawrence Leaves Cars Damaged
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Homes evacuated after large gas leak near town line
Jorge Martinez was working at a nearby bank when the power went out. "It was scary. People left with out their shoes, shirts, some without evening locking their doors," Martinez said.
A pizza delivery in New Hampshire leads to a gruesome discovery
SALEM, N.H. (AP) — Police in New Hampshire say a call from a pizza shop led them to a man’s home and the discovery of his dead mother.Salem police tellWMUR-TVa pizza deliveryman said the man wouldn’t open his door for the pizza and would only accept it through a window. He also said he noticed blood
Call from pizza shop led police to woman’s body
“The gentleman at 79 Brookdale was in rough shape. He didn't look very well. He had to pass him the food through the window,” Jack Johnson, of Romano’s Pizza, said.
VIDEO: Toy car bursts into flames, melts in North Andover back yard
The vehicle in question actually melted from the heat of the fire. It was a toy ride-on car made of plastic, and the woman who called the fire department was a North Andover mom who was out in her yard supervising her two children using the toy, according to Fire Chief William McCarthy.
Man Dies in Crash After Fleeing Police in Lowell
A man died Wednesday after fleeing police in Lowell, Massachusetts, according to authorities.
DA: Driver flees police, killed in multi-vehicle crash moments later
According to investigators, police in Billerica were attempting to stop the driver on Billerica Avenue for a vehicle registration violation. Authorities said the driver sped away from the officer, heading toward Lowell.
Authorities Investigate Woman's Death Inside New Hampshire Home
“He would have the window cracked a little bit, in case he needed the pizza delivered. He would need groceries delivered from a neighbor, just kind of those basic things, or even for air,” one woman said.
Police Come Up Empty Handed in Tense Standoff in Lawrence Search for Stabbing Suspect with a Gun
Lawrence Police called in the swat team, the fire department, North Andover K9 and other special Law Enforcement units as they meticulously searched each room on each floor of the multi dwelling building.