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Melrose Credit Card Thief On Loose: Police Ask For Help

MELROSE, MA - An alleged credit card thief is on the loose, and police are asking for assistance in identifying him. Chief Michael Lyle said the man pictured above and below stole a resident's card - and $200 - from his vehicle, and has been on a small shopping spree. The suspect has rung up nearly

PATCH - 2018-01-17 23:02:51

Man Arrested After Report of Armed Kidnapping in Waltham

Massachusetts State Police A man was arrested and a female victim was taken to a hospital Wednesday after police received a report of an armed kidnapping in Waltham, Massachusetts. State police confirm they were notified of a reported kidnapping at Waltham District Court around 3 p.m. Around 3:35 p.

NECN - 2018-01-17 22:48:02

5 Things to do this week: Jan. 19-26

1 Community Sing-along: 7:30 p.m. Jan. 19, Unitarian Universalist Church of Wakefield, Social Hall, 326 Main St. For information or for email reminder/cancellation messages: riseupsinging.wakefield@gmail.com. The community singing group Rise Up Singing will hold their monthly sing-along session. Sin

WICKED LOCAL - 2018-01-17 20:00:00

Young Melrose Patriot Rescues Flag

MELROSE, MA - Wow, this is great. According to WBZ-TV, a local seventh-grade student recently climbed a tree at Mary Foley Park to untangle the American Flag, which had become detached from a flag pole. Ashley Reardon did well by Betsy Ross: The flag is still in good condition, WBZ reports. We don

PATCH - 2018-01-17 21:32:32

Robotic-assisted operations now an option at Melrose/Wakefield Hospital

Wakefield - Surgeons at Melrose-Wakefield Hospital are now offering advanced robotic-assisted operations to local patients needing surgical care. The addition of the new da Vinci Xi Surgical System will allow surgeons at Melrose-Wakefield Hospital to operate robotically for a number of complex surge

HOMENEWSHERE.COM - 2018-01-17 18:29:00

Somerville Boy Sends Police Sorry Note After 9-1-1 Prank

After a police officer spoke with students about the importance of saving 911 for emergencies, one student wrote a thank you note to SPD. SOMERVILLE, MA - "On Wednesday, Jan 10th I did something bad," starts the confession from one Somerville boy. His crime? Making prank calls to 9-1-1. The boy was

PATCH - 2018-01-17 19:14:33

Tow truck hauls away car with sleeping man inside: Watertown Police Log

The following are excerpts from the Watertown Police log for the period Jan. 8 to Jan. 14. The log is public record and available for review. All persons are presumed innocent unless found guilty in a court of law. There were 402 calls for service from Jan. 8 to Jan. 14. Jan. 8 4:40 p.m. A Watertown

WICKED LOCAL - 2018-01-17 17:50:21

Teen indicted in officer's death on I-95

BRENTWOOD A Massachusetts teen was indicted on numerous charges including negligent homicide this month in connection with the fatal crash he allegedly caused last October in North Hampton. Michael Ricci, 18, of Burlington, Massachusetts, was indicted by a Rockingham Superior Court grand jury on one

SEACOAST ONLINE - 2018-01-17 23:38:06

Sheriff identifies 54-year-old woman found dead in Abingdon

ABINGDON, VA (WJHL) - The Washington County, VA Sheriff's Office has identified the woman whose body was found earlier this week in Abingdon. Sheriff Fred Newman identified the woman as 54-year-old Elizabeth Armstrong. "The Medical Examiner's Office has informed my detectives that they currently a

WJHL.COM - 2018-01-17 17:17:35

Hundreds of charges are filed in Tazewell County drug sweep

TAZEWELL, VA (WVNS) -- More than 150 sealed indictments were returned on hundreds of drug distribution charges in Tazewell County on Nov. 14, 2017. Since that time, law enforcement officers have been working to round up the suspects. As of Jan. 16, 2018, of the 653 counts on 152 indictments, there

WVNT-TV - 2018-01-17 21:56:17

Marion, VA pedestrian dies in morning crash

MARION, VA (WJHL) - Police in Marion report a woman died Monday morning in a crash involving a commercial vehicle. According to police, the crash happened around 6:00 a.m. at the corner of Main Street and Commerce Street. The woman, 49-year-old Pauline Angel Evans, was transported to the Smyth Count

WJHL.COM - 2018-01-16 16:50:26

Police: Man arrested for setting up spy cam in mall restroom

Add digital to current active Sunday - Friday print subscription BALTIMORE (AP) - Police say they've arrested a man who set up a spy camera that recorded children and adults in the family restroom of a Baltimore-area mall. Baltimore County police identified him Wednesday in a press release as 40-ye

MORGANTON NEWS HERALD - 2018-01-17 16:42:59

State road crews advise using caution this morning due to overnight snowfall

BRISTOL, Va. -- Road crews in both Tennessee and Virginia are advising drivers to use extra caution this morning due to snow that is now blanketing the region. VDOT in Southwest Virginia is reporting scattered snow and ice patches this morning along Interstate 81 in Washington, Smyth and Wythe count

HERALDCOURIER.COM - 2018-01-17 12:29:00

Former Cedar Bluff council member files writ of mandamus

A former member of Cedar Bluff Town council is looking to the courts for help in possibly regaining his seat. Tim Altizer, who was expelled from the council Dec.12, has asked for a writ of mandamus against the town. A (writ of) mandamus is an order from a court to an inferior government official ord

SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA TODAY - 2018-01-17 19:48:00

Smyth County Grand Jury action leads to more arrests

An additional 17 people have been arrested following the Smyth County Grand Jury's final 2017 session last month. Those arrested were on the receiving end of direct indictments, which often occur without a suspect's prior knowledge of an investigation. Those indicted were: Thirty-four year-old Johna

SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA TODAY - 2018-01-16 22:45:00

Car theft leads to prison

A Wytheville man has received prison time for a 2017 auto theft in Wise County, Wise County/Norton Commonwealth Attorney Chuck Slemp announced last week. Eric Sean Repass, 45, was sentenced Jan. 9 to five years in the penitentiary with three years suspended, meaning he will serve an active prison se

COALFIELD.COM - 2018-01-16 23:00:00

Alert Resident Helps Clark Police Nab Alleged Home Burglar

CLARK, NJ - An alert citizen helped Clark Police arrest an alleged home burglar on Wednesday afternoon. A resident reported at 1 p.m. a suspicious blue BMW SUV in the area of Orchard Terrace and Hawthorne Drive. Clark Police reported locating the parked SUV and then shortly afterwards locating Khiry

PATCH - 2018-01-17 21:29:25

North Plainfield Police and Fire Departments Honored by Channel 11 News WPIX 11

NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - The North Plainfield Fire and Police Departments were recently honored and featured in a new weekly program series, WPIX11 Honors,paying tribute to the many first responders in the tri-state area. PIX11's Lisa Mateo started the morning with the Fire Department and then did a

TAPINTO.NET - 2018-01-17 23:46:00

Former EMT and Firefighter Admits Enticing Child to Produce Sexually Explicit Images

TRENTON, N.J. - Zachary Motta, 23, of Iselin, New Jersey, pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Freda L. Wolfson to an information charging him with one count of online enticement of a minor to engage in criminal sexual activity. Motta a former South Plainfield Volunteer EMT and Iselin Volunteer

TAPINTO.NET - 2018-01-18 00:57:00

Clark Police Make Arrest in Home Burglary on Wednesday

CLARK, NJ - Clark Police arrested a suspect in connection with a residential burglary on Wednesday afternoon. According to Police Chief Pedro Matos, police responded to a call from an alert resident in the area of Orchard Terrace and Hawthorne Drive around 1 p.m. The resident reported seeing a suspi

TAPINTO.NET - 2018-01-17 21:26:00