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Saugus woman was stabbed on an on-ramp to 495 in Bridgewater over the weekend.
SAUGUS — A Saugus woman is recovering after she was stabbed on a highway ramp and left on the side of the road in Bridgewater. Massachusetts State Police said victim, a 32-year-old woman, was stabbed with a knife by a 36-year-old East Falmouth woman Saturday afternoon. State Police declined to ident
Suspect Arrested After High-Speed Chase on Route 24
WEST BRIDGEWATER — Massachusetts State Police have arrested a man after a high-speed chase that began in Brockton and ended in West Bridgewater. A Massachusetts State Police trooper attempted to stop a vehicle on Route 24 northbound in Brockton shortly after 9:30 p.m. on Tuesday for motor vehicle vi
Unknown man found wandering in Stoughton elementary school
STOUGHTON, Mass. - An unidentified man was found inside a Stoughton school Wednesday morning, sparking a lockdown by staff, according to police. Stoughton police said in a post to Facebook Wednesday morning an unrecognized man in the school prompted staff to call police and clear the building.
Taunton man, 22, sentenced in fatal shooting
A 22-year-old Taunton man was sentenced Monday to serve up to 18-and-a-half years in prison in the shooting death of another man. Prosecutors said Lorenze DaVeiga fatally shot Marques McCassie during a cookout on Weir Street in June 2015. McCassie fired back, striking DaVeiga at least four times.
Vacant house in West Bridgewater to be auctioned today
WEST BRIDGEWATER—Richard and Pamela Swanson bought a ranch-style house from a family member for $1 in 1984, according to records filed with the Plymouth County Register of Deeds.
City Council votes yes to Taunton City Hall and apartment projects
Charles Winokoor Taunton Gazette Staff Reporter @cwinokoor — TAUNTON — The Taunton City Council on Tuesday night dealt with two properties — one large and one not so large — that both have a history of being damaged by fires.
Driver arrested in West Bridgewater after State Police chase
WEST BRIDGEWATER, Mass. - Massachusetts State Police say they initiated a car chase Tuesday after a driver they attempted to stop on Route 24 north in Brockton refused to pull over and fled at high speed.
Quincy woman charged with assaulting Brockton cop
BROCKTON — A Quincy woman was arrested after police say she tried run away during field sobriety tests, then assaulted an officer. Officer Ryan Quirk was on patrol near Prospect and Walnut streets late Monday night when he noticed a vehicle speeding and driving erratically about 11:21 p.m.
4 former youth workers convicted of abusing teens in Boston
BOSTON (WHDH) - Four former youth workers at the Casa Isla residential facility on Long Island were convicted Wednesday of ritualistically beating, sexually assaulting, and threatening the teenagers they were trusted to care for, officials said.
Oscar-winning actor joins Wahlberg in Raynham for Netflix movie
RAYNHAM — With guns drawn, vintage cars and what seemed to be a heated confrontation, Raynham Park saw more action than usual for a Monday morning. Monday marked the second day of filming for the upcoming Netflix original movie “Wonderland,” based upon mystery writer Robert B. Parker’s Spenser serie
Do kittens and town files mix? Cat controversy continues in Raynham
RAYNHAM – It’s an issue that seems to have nine lives in Raynham. Town officials continue to be divided over whether a kitten adoption organization and a storage facility for town documents can co-exist in the old North School on Baker Road.
Police investigating incident in West Bridgewater
WEST BRIDGEWATER, MASS. (WHDH) - A state police investigation is underway in West Bridgewater Tuesday. Police surrounded a car that appeared to have gone off the road. The passenger side front window was smashed.
Attleboro dog owners more than double reward for killer of their pet
ATTLEBORO — The owners of Bo, the coon hound that was shot and killed in Norton woods last week, have added $5,000 to the reward pot for information leading to the arrest of the person who took the life of their beloved pet.
Mansfield woman hurt in single-car crash on Route 106
MANSFIELD -- A 31-year-old local woman was injured Wednesday morning when her car hit a utility pole and rolled onto its roof on Route 106 between Perkins and Highland avenues.
DCF Employee Picks Up Wrong Child From West Bridgewater Daycare
WEST BRIDGEWATER, MA — The wrong child was picked up by the Department of Children and Families at a daycare Friday afternoon. West Bridgewater daycare KinderCare described the incident to WCVB as a misunderstanding caused by two children having the same name.
North Attleboro man killed in construction mishap remembered as hard-working family man
NORTH ATTLEBORO -- John Medeiros is being remembered as a dedicated family man who loved to work with his hands, hoping one day to retire and build homes for the poor. Medeiros, 61, who worked most of his life in construction, was killed last Friday when he was accidentally run over by a bulldozer i
Winchester Police Department’s K9 Axl To Get Donation Of Body Armor
Winchester Police Department’s K9 Axl to get donation of body armor. Winchester Police Department’s K9 Axl will receive a bullet and stab protective vest thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. K9 Axl’s vest is sponsored by an Anonymous Sponsor. Deli
Raynham selectman candidate Teixeira touts life experience in run against Pacheco
Charles Winokoor Taunton Gazette Staff Reporter @cwinokoor — RAYNHAM – John Teixeira is ready to run — for a seat on the board of selectmen, that is. Teixeira, 71, says he’s challenging vice-chair and longtime incumbent Joseph Pacheco, who recently announced that he’ll seek a fifth term.
Manager of Brockton store sent nude images to teen multiple times, say police
BROCKTON — The manager of a North Side grocery store has been fired after he was charged with sending nude photographs to a teenage classmate of his son. Michael P. Cambria, 47, of Kingston, pleaded not guilty last week during his arraignment in Plymouth District Court.
Man gets 18 years in prison for shooting at cookout in 2015
FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — Prosecutors in Massachusetts say a Taunton man who shot another man at a cookout in 2015 has been sentenced to more than 18 years in prison. Lorenze DaVeiga pleaded guilty Monday in Fall River Superior Court to multiple charges including manslaughter and unlawful possession