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One killed and two injured in Lynn shooting, police say

LYNN, MA (WHDH) - One person was killed and two others injured in an early morning shooting in Lynn, police say.

WHDH.COM - 2018-06-23 00:00:00

1 dead, 2 injured in overnight shooting in Lynn

#BREAKING: 3 males shot in Lynn early Saturday morning. Police confirm 1 person has died, 2 others taken to the hospital -- one of those with potentially life-threatening injuries.@jessicamreyeswill have a LIVE report at 6#Boston25— Courtney Spinelli (@CourtSpinelliTV)June 23, 2018

FOX25BOSTON.COM - 2018-06-23 10:04:10

Murder Conviction For Man Who Shot Into Air During Boston Brawl

BOSTON, MA — A South Boston man was convicted of first-degree murder today for the 2010 homicide of 25-year-old Luis Montanez as he stood on the periphery of a fistfight outside a bar, Suffolk County District Attorney Daniel F. Conley said.

PATCH - 2018-06-22 16:57:47

Hanley Ramirez Eyed In Federal Investigation: Report

BOSTON, MA — Former Boston Red Sox slugger Hanley Ramirez may be in serious trouble with the law, according to a new report. Following a few days of whispers and murmurs, Michele McPhee, a former Boston reporter now with ABC News,reportsthat Ramirez is being eyed in connection with an ongoing federa

PATCH - 2018-06-22 21:59:54

Police: Woman Arrested Twice in 4 Hours for Stealing

A Massachusetts woman was arrested, not once, but twice on Thursday, in connection to two separate incidents in Boston, according to police.

NECN - 2018-06-22 13:43:39

Boston public schools superintendent Tommy Chang to resign

In an interview with the Boston Globe Friday, Chang confirmed he is stepping down after three years, saying he is in active negotiations with the Boston School Committee "for a mutual parting of ways."

WCVB - 2018-06-22 23:26:00

Firefighters battling apartment building fire in Chelsea

CHELSEA, Mass.- A fire broke out at a large apartment building in Chelsea, forcing dozens of residents to evacuate their homes.

FOX25BOSTON.COM - 2018-06-22 21:16:50

Peabody 4th of July Parades and More: 2018 Guide

9 a.m. - 12 p.m. at Emerson Park: Join in for road races, games, face painting, and refreshments. Refreshments include ice cream donated by Treadwell's Ice Cream.

PATCH - 2018-06-22 15:36:33

Beverly Police Investigating North Shore Eats

BEVERLY, MA -- Beverly Police have opened an investigation of Greg Bates, the founder of the popular North Shore Eats Facebook group. Bates has come under fire in recent days for exchange favorable reviews for gift cards from local restaurants and of inflating claims of how much he has donated to ch

PATCH - 2018-06-21 18:25:23

Saugus Police Department investigating Essex Street crash

At 10:54 a.m. on June 21, Saugus Police were dispatched to the area of 226 Essex St. for a report of a crash. Upon arrival, officers observed that a Ford truck, with a trailer attached, and a Toyota Camry had collided.


Nearby WOW! House: Country Estate For $1.2 Million

DANVERS, MA -- This high-end home has not one, but two brand new kitchens. The master suite features a double Jacuzzi, while the outside amenities include a saltwater pool, gazebo and hot tub. The house features an open concepts and offers loads of privacy while still being conveniently located.

PATCH - 2018-06-22 19:04:52

Former Mobster Frank Salemme Found Guilty Of Murder

Salemme and Weadick were accused of the 1993 murder of Stephen DiSarro, a Massachusetts man who for a time was an owner and managaer of The Channel, a popular Boston rock club.

WGBH.ORG - 2018-06-22 20:04:05

Judge to decide if jurors will learn rape defendant is Salem police chief's husband

Credit: Herald PoolFormer Salem police officer Brian Butler, left, shown at his arraignment Nov. 9, 2016, resigned after he was charged with raping a prisoner in a broom closet at the Salem Police Station.


Former Salem officer claims jailhouse sex assault was consensual

ofSALEM, Mass.- The trial is underway for a Salem Police Officer accused of raping and assaulting a man in his custody.Brian Butler has since resigned from the police department – since the alleged assault in 2016.Prosecutor Kate MacDougall says her client was raped by Officer Butler while in custod

FOX25BOSTON.COM - 2018-06-21 19:21:45

After Nanny Locks Child In Hot Car, Melrose Police Warn Residents

MELROSE, MA — After Chief Michael Lyle was the first officer on the scene Thursday of a toddler accidentally left in a hot car, he's reminding residents to take extra care.

PATCH - 2018-06-22 14:26:40

DA suggests Salem officer charged with rape may have thought wife would ignore incident

PAUL BILODEAU/Staff photoBrian Butler, a former Salem police officer, talks with his attorney, Kevin Mitchell, Tuesday in Salem Superior Court. Butler faces charges of rape and indecent assault and battery after an incident in the Salem police station on Halloween, 2016.Paul Bilodeau


Boston Harbor Cruise Ship Loses Propulsion, Hits Moored Boats

The Coast Guard is investigating after a cruise ship with passengers on board hit moored boats in Boston Harbor. WBZ-TV's Bill Shields reports.

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-06-21 21:06:43

Boston Harbor cruise ship strikes moored sailboats

BOSTON (AP) — Officials say a Boston Harbor cruise ship carrying more than 300 passengers hit several moored sailboats after experiencing mechanical failure.The U.S. Coast Guard says no injuries were reported when the Odyssey struck six sailboats off Rowe’s Wharf in Boston Harbor on Thursday.The Coa

BOSTON GLOBE - 2018-06-21 19:44:17

Police Investigate Vandalism, Racial Slur In Beverly

BEVERLY, MA -- Police are looking into vandalism at the Dodge Street Panera Bread on Dodge Street. The damage was discovered Wednesday morning, and included the word "Jews" and a picture of a penis scrawled in green spray paint on the backdoor of the restaurant. Four cars parked nearby on Butman Str


‘I was terrified’: Alleged victim takes stand in ex-Salem police officer’s rape trial

Butler, 57, is charged with raping the 29-year-old man while he was in protective custody at the department in 2016. At the time, the defendant was the husband of Salem Police Chief Mary Butler.