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Morning surprise: Boa constrictor found under car hood

STOUGHTON, Mass. (AP) - Woah, it’s a boa! One Massachusetts resident popped their car hood to check fluids to find a boa constrictor staring right back.

KRON4 - 2018-08-14 03:31:27

Tattoos become increasingly popular in Attleboro area as part of trend inking identity, life's journey

She's not alone. A 2017 survey reported that four out of 10 U.S. adults had at least one tattoo, and according to an IBIS World report, the tattoo industry is experiencing a 13 percent annual market growth rate.

SUN CHRONICLE - 2018-08-13 02:00:00

Man’s lost ring found in pond 45 years later

Pelrine was devastated. It was his gold class ring, complete with his engraved signature, from the Franklin Institute in Boston. He had only received it two years earlier, when he graduated in 1971 with a degree in civil engineering.

WCVB - 2018-08-13 12:29:00

Police identify 2 men arrested in connection to East Providence shooting

Police said 21-year old Jermaine Perry and 20-year-old Destin Holloway are facing multiple charges, including robbery, assault with a deadly weapon, discharging a gun and conspiracy.

TURNTO10.COM - 2018-08-13 18:35:30

Critical Need for Volunteers to Play with Local Homeless Children - Brockton, MA Patch

Volunteer with homeless children at a Horizons Playspace installed in one of more than 90 family shelters state-wide including in Attleboro, Brockton, Stoughton, Middleboro, Taunton, Fall River, New Bedford, Marshfield, Norwell, Kingston, Weymouth, Bourne, Falmouth and Hyannis. An initial training a

PATCH - 2018-08-13 15:21:20

Police: Fugitive nabbed after Norton car chase laughed after he was caught

NORTON — A suspected fugitive drug trafficker, who attempted to flee from police after a high-speed chase over the weekend, laughed about the pursuit after his arrest, and is now being held in jail without bail.

SUN CHRONICLE - 2018-08-14 02:15:00

Man In Negligee, Lace Garter Gropes Woman In Brookline: Police

BROOKLINE, MA — A man dressed in a negligee and lace garter groped a woman on Washington Street Sunday, according to police.

PATCH - 2018-08-13 17:51:13

DA: North Attleboro gas emergency a suicide

The woman, 55-year-old Shannon Roy, died Saturday in the garage where she had left her vehicle running, according to the Bristol County District Attorney’s office.

SUN CHRONICLE - 2018-08-14 02:00:00

Driver finds boa constrictor under hood of car while checking fluids

Stoughton police said someone was trying to check the fluids of their car when to their surprise, a pop of the hood revealed a boa constrictor, one of the largest snakes in the world.


Man faces attempted carjacking, additional drug charges following crash into Norton cruisers on I-495

Police said they executed a search warrant for a hotel room where Thomas Holland, 32, of Taunton, was staying, and as part of that search they recovered 280 grams of crack cocaine and $2,500 in cash.

SUN CHRONICLE - 2018-08-12 22:30:00

Man Shot While Sitting in Car in Stoughton

A man is recovering in the hospital after he was shot while sitting in his car in Stoughton, Massachusetts.Police say the man was sitting in his car at a Mobil Gas Station on Sharon Street around 3a.m. on Sunday when another man walked up and shot him. The victim was taken to a nearby hospital with

NBCBOSTON.COM - 2018-08-12 17:58:47

Here's why Rhode Island is the only state that celebrates Victory Day

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) - Like Del's Lemonade or Saugy dogs, Victory Day is a unique summertime tradition in the Ocean State.

WPRI - 2018-08-12 21:24:34

Chase of suspected drug dealer ends on jammed interstate

On Aug. 1, Thomas Holland, 32, of Taunton, eluded police as they zeroed in on his Danvers motel room, which authorities said turned up more than a pound of cocaine and crack cocaine, marijuana and nearly $12,000 in cash.

SALEM NEWS - 2018-08-13 00:32:10

Police identify officer involved in fatal crash

SOMERSET, Mass (WPRI) — Somerset police have identified the officer involved in the fatal crash on Route 138 early Friday morning.Police say Officer Jonathan Neveu was responding to reports of someone trying to break into a truck when the accident happened.Hailey Allard, 20, was killed in the incide


Fugitive wanted in several states apprehended in Norton

By News StaffEmail: news@abc6.comTwitter: @ABC6NORTON, MA (WLNE) – Police arrested a fugitive wanted on serious charges in multiple states Friday in Norton.Thomas Holland, 32, of Taunton, was arrested Friday in Norton after attempting to flee arresting officers.State Police said Holland was wanted i


Woonsocket Police Investigate 'Shooting/Disturbance' Sunday

WOONSOCKET, RI — Woonsocket Police are investigating a shooting reported around 2 a.m. Sunday. According to police, the incident happened near Sayles and River streets. It would appear no one was hurt. Anyone with information is asked to call police.

PATCH - 2018-08-12 12:32:43

Break-in at kid's hair salon may be tied to string of thefts in Mansfield

"As soon as I looked up I saw this door, this window was broken out and there was all glass," said Thurber.


One person charged with DUI following I-95 crash in Providence

Rhode Island State Police arrested one person after a crash on I-95 in Providence early Sunday morning.Troopers say one vehicle spun out and ended up in the median of I-95 by Charles and Orms Streets.The accident occurred at around 2:30 a.m.When NBC 10 News arrived on scene, one person was being tak

TURNTO10.COM - 2018-08-12 10:47:02

Walpole police go 'Blue' for their lip sync challenge video

WALPOLE, Mass. —They are brothers and sisters in blue, so it’s only fitting they do a lip sync to a popular 90s song.The Walpole Police Department posted their lip sync challenge video Friday on Facebook showing officers and the community mouthing and moving to the song “Blue” by Eiffel 65.Advertise


Attleboro woman gets 10 years for planning to sex traffic boy

Jennie Lemay, 54, of 191 South Main St., in Attleboro, was also sentenced Thursday in U.S. District Court in New York City to five years’ probation after she completes her sentence, according to a spokesman for the U.S. District Attorney’s office in the Eastern District of New York City.