Multi-agency search underway for missing man in Newburyport

NEWBURYPORT, MASS. (WHDH) - The U.S. Coast Guard and other first responders are searching for a man they say may have fallen into the water off Newburyport early Sunday morning. Kevin Mahoney, 33, was first reported missing by his girlfriend around 7:30 p.m. Saturday after she had not seen him...
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Boston woman dies while hiking in Arizona

A Boston woman who went hiking in Arizona was found dead off of a trail on Camelback Mountain on Friday, according to local authorities. The woman, who has not been identified but is reported to have been in her 30s, turned back at the halfway point of the Echo Canyon Trail, according to the Phoenix Fire Department.
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Large Search Underway Near Newburyport Boat Club For Missing Man Kevin Mahoney

NEWBURYPORT (CBS) – A large air, ground and water search is underway for a missing man near a Newburyport boast club after he was last seen early Saturday morning. Kevin Mahoney, 33, of Newbury was reported missing around 7:30 p.m. Saturday night. Mahoney was last seen wearing a salmon colored polo shirt, khaki shorts and tan boat style shoes. He is 6’2” tall and weighs about 200 pounds. Mahoney has brown hair and brown eyes. Kevin Mahoney. (Image Credit: Newburyport Police) He had been seen near the intersection of Water and Federal streets in Newburyport late Friday night. Then just after midnight Mahoney was...
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Coast Guard Searching for Missing Boaters Off Newburyport

The U.S. Coast Guard is searching off the coast of Newburyport, Massachusetts, after receiving a report of multiple missing boaters early Sunday morning. The Coast Guard said there is an active scene in the area of the North End Boat Club. The boaters went missing around 1:30 a.m. The search...
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Suffolk County Sheriff Investigating Deaths Of 3 People In Custody

The Suffolk County sheriff is investigating the deaths of three people in custody — two died at the jail on the same day last week. The two detainees were brought to the House of Correction in Boston on July 28 and died the same day. Their deaths do not appear to be related, according to a statement from Suffolk County Sheriff Steven Tompkins.

Boston Police Department arrest man in possession of an AK-47 rifle

“At about 3:30 PM on Friday, July 30, 2021, officers assigned to the District C-6 Drug Control Unit (South Boston), made an onsite firearm arrest of Luis Thistle, 53, of Dorchester in the area of W 3rd Street and F Street in South Boston. While patrolling the area, officers observed...

Police investigating early morning shooting in Cambridge

CAMBRIDGE, MASS. (WHDH) - Police are investigating an early morning shooting Sunday, officials said. Officers responding to a report of shots fired in the area of Windsor and Market streets around 2:09 a.m. recovered a gun and evidence at the scene. A preliminary investigation determined that one vehicle and a...
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Police Log: Suspect Seen on Video Going to Bathroom on Driveway, Fire Damages Home

The following information was provided by the Watertown Police Department. July 19, 12 p.m.: A woman wanted to cancel a flight she had booked on Priceline and contacted a number she found online. The person she thought was a customer service representative gave her a promotional offer to rebook the flight. She was told she would have to pay $300 in Target gift cards. The woman went to Target and bought the cards, and then contacted the number and gave the person the gift card numbers. The person on the other end of the call said that the card numbers did not work and she should go back and purchase more cards. The resident got suspicious and contacted Target customer services. Then she called back the so-called Priceline rep and said she believed he was lying. The person on the other end swore at her and hung up. Police attempted to call the number and reached someone saying they were working for Cheapo Air. The person hung up on police. The incident is under investigation.
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Police investigate Sunday shooting in Cambridge

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — There is an active investigation underway on Windsor and Market Streets in The Port neighborhood in Cambridge after reports of a shooting Sunday morning. Cambridge Police told Boston 25 there are no reported injuries from this incident, but officers did speak to a resident who believes they were the intended target of the shooting.
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'We're a little ahead of the curve': Quincycles works to make Quincy a bike-friendly city

QUINCY — Fifteen years ago, Irene Lutts and her husband decided they were done having a car, even though their family of three was soon to be a party of four. The couple sold their vehicle and relied on biking and public transit as modes of transportation. They used ZipCar and other rental services when absolutely necessary, but, for the most part, they and their children moved around the city on foot, bicycle, bus and train.