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Massachusetts woman charged in assault that left niece dead

QUINCY, Mass. (AP) - A Massachusetts woman has been charged in the death of her 11-month niece. Shu Feng Hsu, of Quincy, was held on $200,000 bail after pleading not guilty Thursday to assault and battery on a child causing serious bodily injury in the death of Chloe Chen. Prosecutors say Hsu was Ch

WWLP 22NEWS - 2018-03-23 11:28:06

Two Arrested for Distributing Heroin in Worcester

Richard Contreras, 25, was placed under arrest and charged with Possession of Class A Substance with the Intent to Distribute, Possession of Class A Substance and Possession of Class E Substance. Lydia Wiley, 24, was placed under arrest and charged with Possession of Class A Substance with the Inten

GOLOCALWORCESTER.COM - 2018-03-22 23:59:59

Drug defendant to police: 'The stuff in that car puts me in prison for the rest of my life'

SPRINGFIELD -- Five men from Western Massachusetts have been charged in connection with a Mexican drug trafficking right that brought dozens of kilos of cocaine, heroin and pure Fentanyl to communities across the country including Greater Springfield. David Cruz, 40, of Westfield, was the first to b

MASSLIVE.COM - 2018-03-22 15:43:50

Police Release Surveillance Video in Hit-and-Run

A 14-year-old boy suffered non-life threatening injuries after he was hit while riding his bike and turning onto Putnam Avenue on March 15, according to police. (Published Thursday, March 22, 2018) Police are asking for the public's help finding a driver wanted in connection with the hit-and-run of

NECN - 2018-03-22 18:21:35

Alleged gang member tied to Worcester slaying is charged with armed robbery, sex trafficking, witness intimidation

WORCESTER - An alleged gang member who spent more than 2 years in jail in connection with a 2015 homicide is back behind bars, court records show, after he allegedly held a gun to the head of a man who had testified about being shot in 2012. Anthony D. Chambers, 32, was sentenced in November to the

TELEGRAM.COM - 2018-03-21 23:19:18

Car Rolls Through Stop Sign, Pulled Over, Cops Find Heroin: WPD

WORCESTER, MA-Two are facing drug charges after police found heroin and pills in their car during a traffic stop. Around 2:45 a.m. on Thursday, March 22, a Worcester officer spotted a Toyota Tacoma in front of him, the driver rolling through a stop sign at the intersection of Cutler and Dorchester

PATCH - 2018-03-23 13:30:00

Animal cruelty suspect held as probation violator, also facing drug charge

WARWICK, R.I. (WPRI) - One of two men charged with keeping more than two dozen dogs in squalid conditions at a Smithfield home faced a judge Thursday. Michael Williams, 34, was arraigned on 25 counts of animal cruelty but the judge said the lead charge against him was growing marijuana with an expir

WPRI - 2018-03-22 18:38:20

MA Barber Killed In Front Of Shop Of 41 Years: Patch PM

Northeast Animal Shelter more than doubled adoption fee revenue between 2008 and 2016, even as it turned away local homeless animals. David O'Donnell owned Yankee Clipper Barbershop for the past 41 years. It was in front of that shop he lost his life. A 30-year-old Boston man did nothing to get help

PATCH - 2018-03-21 20:41:48

'Two hotheads collided': Worcester after-hours murder trial begins

WORCESTER - The prosecutor in the trial of two people charged in a fatal shooting three years ago told a jury Wednesday that Angel Ortiz-Santos killed Christian O. Puello-Rosado after the two exchanged words at an after-hours party and that the suspect's girlfriend, Shakira Hiraldo-Zayas, then took

TELEGRAM.COM - 2018-03-21 17:11:54

Police Looking for Missing Man From Methuen, Massachusetts

Receive the latest new-england updates in your inbox Methuen Police are looking for a man who has been missing since Wednesday. Police say Michael Meuse, 42, was last seen leaving his Birch Avenue residence in Methuen in a gray 2012 Ford Fusion, with Massachusetts license plate 2GZM80. Meuse is desc

NECN - 2018-03-21 23:06:42

As rumors circulate, West Brookfield police chief says quadruple homicide investigation proceeding by the book

WEST BROOKFIELD - Tension, fear and frustration are evident here three weeks after a mother and her three children were found dead in their home - victims of a homicide about which little information has been released. People want to know who killed Sara Bermudez, 38, and her children, Madison, 8, J

TELEGRAM.COM - 2018-03-22 11:00:00

Blackstone Valley Student Found Dead On Pike In Grafton

GRAFTON, MA-An autopsy is expected and an investigation continues into the circumstances of the death of a woman whose body was found on the Mass. Pike Monday morning, according to the Worcester County District Attorney. The Massachusetts State Police reported that a lane was closed on Monday mornin

PATCH - 2018-03-21 21:15:51

Approaching nor'easter will strike southeastern Massachusetts hardest

Snow and strong winds are in store as the nor'easter climbs up the coast on Wednesday. In step with springtime snowstorms, the Massachusetts forecast for Wednesday night's nor'easter has fluctuated. By Wednesday morning, snow total estimates were reduced in many places. The National Weather Service


School closings and delays for Massachusetts for Thursday, March 22

The following schools have announced closures or delays for Thursday, March 22, due to snow expected to hit Massachusetts overnight into the morning. A coastal storm passing south of Nantucket will bring snow mainly late Wednesday into early Thursday morning with the greatest risk of heavy amounts

MASSLIVE.COM - 2018-03-21 21:15:30

Shakeup in the Massachusetts State Police: 19 troopers to face duty status hearings after troopers caught not working enforcement on Mass. Pike

The discovery of payroll discrepancies for troopers assigned to patrol shifts on the Massachusetts Turnpike during specialized enforcement came to a head Tuesday when authorities at the Massachusetts State Police announced duty status hearings for 19 members of the Massachusetts State Police. A Stat


RMV Closing For 3 Days To Roll Out New Massachusetts Driver's License

BOSTON (CBS) - There are big changes coming to the Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles. The entire computer system is shutting down for three days this weekend to roll out a new driver's license. By October of 2020, we will all have to get new driver's licences because of increased federal secu


Woman's body found near Mass. Turnpike overpass in Grafton

Grafton - The Worcester County District Attorney's Office released this statement this afternoon: The State Police Detectives assigned to the Worcester County District Attorney's Office are investigating the unattended death of a young woman whose body was discovered before 7 a.m. today on the westb


Young woman found dead along Turnpike is identified

GRAFTON, Mass. (AP) - A high school student has been found dead on the side of the Massachusetts Turnpike. Police say the woman was found Monday morning before 7 a.m. on the westbound side of the road under an overpass. The Worcester County District Attorney's office says the body was near a road ma


Grafton girl found dead on Mass. Pike

Alexandra Valoras in December 2017. File photo. The body of a Grafton girl who attended Blackstone Valley Regional Technical High School was discovered Monday morning on the Mass Pike, just beneath the North Street overpass. A statement from BVT said the student is Alexandra Valoras, a junior in the


Pregnant widow mourning husband who died trying to save their 2 sons

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) - The Hampden County DA's office has identified the three people killed in a deadly fire in Springfield Sunday. A man died trying to save his two young children, and he's now being remembered by his pregnant widow and child who managed to escape. Victims of deadly fire on