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Police: Mass. man arrested in Salem with counterfeit bills, cocaine

SALEM - A Lowell, Mass., man is facing drug and forgery charges after police pulled over a car they said was driving erratically on I-93 early Tuesday. Richard Caraballo, Jr., 24, was charged with possession of a controlled drug, transportation of drugs and two counts of forgery, police said. Police

UNION LEADER - 2018-01-16 17:48:00

Salem State reports new racism incident

SALEM - City and Salem State University police, as well as the FBI, are investigating a report of "white supremacist and anti-police vandalism" on the city's bike path near the university. Salem State police first received a report of the vandalism at 7:53 a.m. Tuesday. Nicole Giambusso, spokeswoman

SALEM NEWS - 2018-01-16 23:36:38

Peabody announces parking ban ahead of Wednesday's storm

Peabody announced a parking ban ahead of Wednesday's quick-moving storm. The ban takes effect at Midnight Wednesday morning. "All vehicles should be removed from roadways to avoid ticketing or towing," read the alert on the city's website. Anyone without off-street parking available can call 978-538

DAILY ITEM - 2018-01-16 19:14:35

Crews respond to fire on Liberty Street in Danvers

No injuries were reported, according to the Fire Department. Crews responded Monday night to a fire called in after residents noticed smoke coming from the dryer in their second-floor laundry room. "The occupants attempted to put out the fire with a dry chemical extinguisher, called 9-1-1 and evacua

WICKED LOCAL - 2018-01-16 15:36:45

A community voice goes silent in Swampscott

SWAMPSCOTT - A passionate and dedicated voice that has been serving the citizens of Swampscott for the past 50 years has fallen silent. Longtime community advocate Nelson Kessler died on Friday, Jan. 12 after a brief illness. For the past five decades, Kessler, 85, used his voice to shed light on th

DAILY ITEM - 2018-01-17 03:46:10

Police search for suspect in Middleton bank robbery

MIDDLETON - Police are searching for a man who robbed the Salem Five Bank on Route 114 this morning. The suspect is described as a white male, in his early 30s, about 5-foot-10, and wearing a gray sweatshirt, black hat and jeans. Police say no weapon was shown during the robbery, which occurred arou

SALEM NEWS - 2018-01-16 17:37:00

There were more murders but less overall crime in Lynn last year

LYNN - Despite a near record number of murders and a slight uptick in car thefts last year, the city's overall crime is down, according to the Lynn Police Department. While the murder rate tripled, crime was down in five out of seven crime categories in 2017, a 16 percent decrease. The biggest drop

DAILY ITEM - 2018-01-16 23:08:22

Police Seek Missing Chelsea Woman Who Is 9 Months Pregnant

Receive the latest new-england updates in your inbox Chelsea Police Authorities are searching for a pregnant Massachusetts woman who went missing Monday after leaving for a hospital. Police say 40-year-old Elizabeth Hernandez of Chelsea was last seen around 5 p.m. at her Blossom Street home. Hernand

NECN - 2018-01-16 18:59:10

Monson police reportedly respond to vehicle crash on May Hill Road

MONSON - A vehicle crash reportedly prompted police to close a section of May Hill Road Tuesday morning. Officer Daryl Buley confirmed the crash to WWLP. He had no additional information, however. This is a developing story. Additional information will be posted as soon as it is available. MONSON -

MASSLIVE.COM - 2018-01-16 13:40:49

Cherise Hill was 'hunted down' and killed because she witnessed previous attack, prosecutor says in murder trial of Pedro Solis

It took one phone call to end Cherise Hill's life. As the murder trial against Pedro Solis began in Worcester Superior Court Tuesday, prosecutor Brett Dillon said Solis called his co-defendant on the morning of Dec. 2, 2015. Solis, according to Dillon, spotted Hill and wanted Miranda to come down

MASSLIVE.COM - 2018-01-16 17:44:40

Winter Storm Warning Issued for Worcester, 7 Inches of Snow Possible Wednesday

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for Worcester in effect from 1 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Wednesday, January 17. According to the service, five to seven inches of snow is expected with a 90% chance of snow possible. "Light snow will overspread the region tonight, mainly after

GOLOCALWORCESTER.COM - 2018-01-16 17:42:49

Massachusetts Man Charged in 'Upskirting' Case Arrested Again in Yarmouth

A Massachusetts man previously arrested for allegedly taking photographs up women's skirts, also know as "upskirting," has been taken into custody again in Yarmouth. After obtaining warrants for his arrest, police took 50-year-old David Anthony Wong, of New Bedford, into custody on Jan. 5. The Cape

NECN - 2018-01-16 17:16:20

Drug fugitive used assumed identity to evade 2002 warrants

Methuen Police, acting quickly on a tip about possible drug activity at a Methuen home, identified wanted fugitive Eric Rivera-Velez and arrested him. He was wanted on cocaine trafficking charges from 2002 in New Hampshire and Massachusetts but wanted under a different identity, yet another example

WCVB - 2018-01-16 23:57:00

Chet's Video & Candy Shoppe, one of Massachusetts' few remaining video rental stores, to close after 25 years

One of the state's few remaining video stores, Marblehead's beloved Chet's Video & Candy Shoppe, is due to close in March. "Serving our community has been a labor of love here," owner Chet Strout wrote on Facebook last week. "After 25 years, due to the changing environment that has affected video r

MASSLIVE.COM - 2018-01-16 14:01:42

PD: Man arrested with crack cocaine in Putnam traffic stop

Henry "Hank" Tyus (State Police) PUTNAM, Conn. (WTNH)- A Putnam man was arrested on drug charges after police allegedly found crack cocaine during a traffic stop on Friday night. Police say at around 8:50 p.m., troopers stopped a car on Grove Street in Putnam for a motor vehicle violation. After i

WTNH.COM - 2018-01-16 15:24:50

No school Wednesday in Worcester because of snow

WORCESTER - The Worcester public schools will be closed Wednesday, with a snowstorm expected to bring 8 inches or more to Central Massachusetts by Wednesday afternoon. The National Weather Service is predicting snow will begin falling after 11 p.m. Tuesday in Worcester, and continue into the midafte

TELEGRAM.COM - 2018-01-16 16:28:40

Man wounded in Santa Ana shooting dies in hospital, investigators searching for suspect

SANTA ANA - Police were searching for a suspect in the fatal shooting of a 21-year-old man in Santa Ana. The victim, whose name was not immediately available, was shot in the upper body about 10:20 p.m. Friday, Jan. 12, in an alley in the 1200 block of Pacific Avenue, and succumbed to his injuries o

OCREGISTER - 2018-01-16 23:36:32

New Dashcam Video Shows Sedan Launch Into Air as It Hurls Into 2nd Floor of Santa Ana Building

The moment a sedan catapults off a center median and shoots into the side of a second-story dentist's office in Santa Ana was captured on new dashcam video released Monday. The crash occurred early Sunday morning after the white Nissan, which had apparently been speeding down French Street, hit the

KTLA.COM - 2018-01-16 01:41:43

Criminal Charges to Be Filed Against Man Arrested in Connection With UPenn Student's Murder

Criminal charges will likely be filed against a 20-year-old man arrested in connection with the death of Blaze Bernstein, the University of Pennsylvania student who went missing Jan. 2 and was found a week later in a Lake Forest park. Vikki Vargas reports for the NBC4 News on Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018.

NBC LOS ANGELES - 2018-01-17 01:42:48

Driver high on narcotics crashes into second story dental offices

SANTA ANA, CA (FOX 11) - A driver who later admitted to using narcotics launched his sedan into the second floor dental offices in a building on Sunday in Santa Ana. The white sedan was partially wedged into the second floor of the building, the Santa Ana Police Department reported. A specialized f