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Lowell man pleads guilty in MV homicide
Deeiyvid Hoepers pleaded guilty Tuesday in Middlesex Superior Court in Woburn to manslaughter while operating under the influence, motor vehicle homicide while operating under the influence, and second-offense operating under the influence of liquor.
Report: Hanley Ramirez being 'eyed' in federal, state investigations for ties to Lawrence drug ring
According to an ABC report, Hanley Ramirez is being eyed in a federal investigation (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara, File)Chris O'Meara
Search for missing Lowell man continues
James Hagelston, 70, has not been seen since 5 p.m. Monday, according to Lowell Police Capt. Paul Laferriere.
Police: Fourth gun seized in Lawrence this week was in speeding car with gang member
The driver, Juan Pablo Acevedo, 19, was smoking a marijuana cigarette, according to a police report.
Woman who lost business in hurricane pursues new venture in Lawrence
Roanny Colon, 31, drove 18-wheeler trucks and then started her own towing company in Carolina, a city that is just outside San Juan, Puerto Rico's capital and largest city. As a woman driving huge trucks and towing disabled vehicles, she was practically alone in businesses dominated by men.
Billerica police probe shots fired incident
BILLERICA -- Police are investigating an incident in which a man got out of a car, fired several gunshots at the side of a residential building on Boston Road, and then sped off in his car, according to a press release.
Merrimack July 4th Fireworks: 2018 Guide
MERRIMACK, NH — The stage is set for Merrimack's annual July 4 fireworks celebration. July 4 is on a Wednesday this year. The fireworks show will be held at 9 p.m. at Merrimack High School."Grab your blanket and find a good spot at the Merrimack High School in time for the show," organizers said.The
Convicted child rapist indicted for lewd charges while in custody
Chapman, 70, has been held in custody for nearly a decade since he completed his prison sentence for raping a child.
NH Man Stole $172K From Dead Mother's Pension: AG
CONCORD, NH — A Merrimack man who stole more than $172,000 from his dead mother's pension fund over a decade pleaded guilty in federal court in Concord, authorities announced Friday. David Laughton, 52, admitted to two counts of theft. Laughton's mother died in June 2005 and he started the scheme so
RMLD: Plug-In Electric Vehicle 101
READING, MA — For many of us, plug-in electric vehicles (PEVs) are a new and unexplored world. However, you may be surprised to know that electric vehicles have existed in some iteration since 1900, and that plug-in electric vehicles, which are the main focus of this article, have been around since
Man Attacks Bank Teller Who Questioned Him On Phony Check
BURLINGTON, MA -- A Lowell man lunged over the counter and grabbed a teller by the wrist at the Rockland Trust on Cambridge Street on June 14 in an attempt to take back his license and a fraudulent check. According to the Burlington Police Department log,Dashawn Sylvette Owens,25, of Lowell, attacke
Silver Alert Issued For Missing Lowell Man
LOWELL, MA – A silver alert has been issued for a missing Lowell man. James Hagelston, 70, was last seen in the area of 24 Marlboro St. He was reported missing on Wednesday.
Attorney sent to prison for fraud
BOSTON — Jasmin Polanco, a former Merrimack Valley real estate attorney who pleaded guilty to mortgage fraud, was sentenced to 15 months in federal prison and ordered to pay $1.2 million in restitution this week.
Police: 5th Ave. shooting part of 'gang war' in city
In the police affidavit filed in Haverhill District Court, Detective Ruben Jimenez writes that Vasquez is known to have been friends with Colon, 20. Vasquez's victim, who has since been treated for his injuries and released from the hospital, is a friend of Eddy Almonte, the man accused of Colon's m
Lowell homicide victim was working to change his life for his kids
LOWELL -- Sarom Yut got into trouble in the past, but his life was changing, one of his closest friends said.
Trooper exposed to fentanyl during traffic stop on Cape
The Trooper observed a powder substance on himself and experienced light-headedness after he conducted a frisk of Arthur Ashley, 37, of New Bedford, police said. Ashley was showing possible overdose symptoms.
POLICE LOG for June 18: Rental Car Returned With Jars Of Marijuana; Explosion At Benevento
WILMINGTON, MA — Here are highlights from the Wilmington Police Log forMonday, June 18, 2018:
Lowell commuter rail bus shuttles extended through Dec. for safety project
No Published CaptionSun staff photos can be ordered by visiting ourSmugMugsite.LOWELL -- To continue the testing of federally mandated Positive Train Control (PTC) technology, the MBTA will replace weekend Lowell Line train service with free shuttle bus service between Lowell Station and the Orange
Lowell man dies of injuries suffered in motorcycle crash in Chelmsford
The press release announcing Barnes name did not identify the other driver, and no additional information is being released as of Wednesday, according to the release.
Tewksbury car break suspect arrested
Robert GorskiTEWKSBURY -- A 26-year-old Tewksbury man is facing charges after police linked him to a series of car breaks in the neighborhood around Baystate Road, according to a press release.Robert Gorski, of 85 Baystate Road, was arrested June 20 on a warrant charging him with receiving stolen pr