CRIME & SAFETY
Man killed from ‘knife wound’ in Kowloon parking lot was loving father and husband, family says
Authorities have identified the man killed from a ‘knife wound’ in the parking lot of Kowloon Restaurant in Saugus.
Police in Washington, D.C. investigating the death of a Quincy man whose body was found in an alley
Police in the nation’s capital are investigating the death of a 42-year-old Quincy man.
Belmont man charged with raping girl in his home
Rickland Powell, 59, initially fled from police before his eventual arrest in the Middlesex Fells, authorities said. A 59-year-old Belmont man was arrested and is facing a slew of charges after authorities say he sexually assaulted and photographed a girl in his home o\n multiple occasions. Rickland Powell has been...
79-year-old man arrested on child enticement charges in Acton
Cooper allegedly agreed to meet what he thought was a child in the South Acton Commuter Lot.
Mass. State Police capture accused child rapist in Stoneham woods
STONEHAM, Mass. (WGGB/WSHM) - Mass State Police Fugitive Unit along with the K9 Unit team captured an accused child rapist in Stoneham on Friday evening. According to Mass State Police, 59-year-old Rickland Powell of Belmont was detained before dawn on Friday. Officials developed information that Powell might be in the...
Weekly Safety Report: DUI Arrest, Van Crashes into Home, and Icy Pond Rescue in Wakefield, MA
This week in Wakefield, Massachusetts, there were three notable incidents. A woman was arrested for DUI after a rollover accident on Route 16, a van crashed into a home on Kathleen Drive, and two individuals were rescued from an icy pond thanks to the quick action of a retired firefighter.
Daughter 'shocked' after fugitive father confesses to 1969 bank robbery on his deathbed
A Massachusetts woman who heard her father's deathbed confession two years ago but dismissed it as a fish tale said she was shocked to find he was telling the truth about his role in a 1969 Ohio bank heist.
DNA Match Between Alleged Serial Killer's Wife and Victims Raises New Questions
• A DNA sample taken from the estranged wife of alleged serial killer Rex Heuermann matches genetic material found on the remains of three Long Island victims. • The Suffolk County District Attorney’s Office has not confirmed the report, but if verified, it would be significant in the case.
WILMINGTON POLICE LOG for November 22, 2023
WILMINGTON, MA — Below are highlights from the Wilmington Police Log from Wednesday, November 22, 2023:. Police was approached by a resident at the Wilmington Plaza concerned about a possible homeless man in the vicinity of the The Learning Experience daycare facility. Police advised the man, who stated he will be heading back to Tewksbury. (9:38am)
Probation Granted To The Bus Driver Who Claimed To Have Fallen Unconscious On The Highway After Consuming THC Gummies
Probation has been granted to a bus driver who claims he passed out on the highway after inadvertently ingesting high-THC candies. Because he is illiterate in English, Jinhuan Chen,59, claimed before a state judge in Bridgeport, Connecticut, that he was unaware the candies were tainted with the drug. Mr. Chen...
Police Officers Attacked While Trying to Stop Roadway Brawl in Boston
BOSTON, MA – On Friday, an assault incident unfolded on Washington Street and Talbot Avenue, leading to the arrest of two individuals. Skyla Malave, 18, and Priscilla Malave, 40, both…
Four juveniles arrested in connection with over 30 car break-ins in North Andover
Four juveniles were arrested on Saturday in North Andover in connection to over 30 car break-ins.
Police blotter Nov. 21-28: Another female pedestrian struck in crosswalk in less than two weeks
The call went out: pedestrian down: Just after 5 p.m. Monday, Nov. 28, a car making a left turn onto Water Street from Mass. Ave. in the Arlington Center neighborhood struck and injured a female pedestrian in the crosswalk. The driver, a 72-year-old Arlington resident, stated to police that he...
'As Massholio As You Can Get': Charges Filed In Saugus Brawl
Four people were charged in the attack this week, NBC Boston reported Thursday, Nov. 30. They are:. Rosaria Sophia McCauly, 32, of North Reading faces two counts of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon and a count of disorderly conduct. Arnold John Carey Marujo, 19, of Somerville, faces an...
Nurse struck by lightning on Dorchester beach returns home after months of rehab
After months of rehab, the woman who was struck by a bolt of lightning while walking her dog on a Dorchester beach in September is finally back home.
Route 129 rotary closed following serious crash in Reading
A serious crash in Reading, Massachusetts, has closed down the Route 129 rotary on Sunday afternoon, impacting both Reading and Wakefield. Just after 3 p.m., Reading police asked drivers to avoid the area, saying this shutdown would affect Route 128 and Interstate 95. Further details about the crash were not...
Lowell Man Arrested in SWAT Raid for Phony Gun Stickup at Tewksbury Store
A Lowell man's heist has landed him behind bars after authorities say he played stickup artist at a Tewksbury convenience store— waving what turned out to be a phony gun— before being collared in a dramatic early-morning SWAT raid. The 20-year-old Domenic Myers Yancy is accused of grandstanding with a replica firearm during the Nov. 19 robbery of Andy's Variety on Woburn Street, where he allegedly played a game of cops and robbers for real, snatching both cash and cigarettes before beating a hasty retreat into the nearby woods, according to CBS News Boston.