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Lowell Sun
Senior citizen assaulted, robbed in Lowellget into her locked house. Crowley could not disclose the woman's name. Anyone
Senior citizen assaulted, robbed in Lowell
Lowell Sun / Posted yesterday
get into her locked house. Crowley could not disclose the woman's name. Anyone with information on this incident can call Lowell Police at 978-674-1907 or the Crime Stoppers Tip Line at 978-459-TIPS (8477). Follow Kori Tuitt on Twitter and Tout... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Lowell credit union robbedas police investigated had a white pickup truck tailgate propped up in its trun
Lowell credit union robbed
Lowell Sun / Posted 2 days ago
as police investigated had a white pickup truck tailgate propped up in its trunk. Anyone with information is asked to call Lowell police at 978-937-3200 or Crimestoppers at 978-459-TIPS (8477). Anonymous tips can also submitted to police via the... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Lowell police probe gunfire in HighlandsLOWELL -- Police are investigating an incident of gunfire that occurred in the
Lowell police probe gunfire in Highlands
Lowell Sun / Posted 5 days ago
LOWELL -- Police are investigating an incident of gunfire that occurred in the area of Princeton Boulevard and Windsor Street on Saturday night. Officers were sent to the area of that intersection about 9 p.m., but the call was dispatched on the... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Fatal opioid overdoses double last year's rate in LowellLOWELL OVERDOSE TREND: A new report from the Lowell Police Department shows tha
Fatal opioid overdoses double last year's rate in Lowell
Lowell Sun / Posted 6 days ago
LOWELL OVERDOSE TREND: A new report from the Lowell Police Department shows that overdose deaths linked to opioids doubled last year's rate through the first six months of 2016. In many cases, those links have not been confirmed by toxicology... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Lowell officials: Fatal opioid overdoses double last year's rateA new report from the Lowell Police Department shows that overdose deaths linke
Lowell officials: Fatal opioid overdoses double last year's rate
Lowell Sun / Posted 7 days ago
A new report from the Lowell Police Department shows that overdose deaths linked to opioids doubled last year's rate through the first six months of 2016. In many cases, those links have not been confirmed by toxicology reports, but the department... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Officials: No evidence someone jumped from Lowell bridgeState Police helicopter, officials have found no clues as to whether a man jump
Officials: No evidence someone jumped from Lowell bridge
Lowell Sun / Posted 7 days ago
State Police helicopter, officials have found no clues as to whether a man jumped off of the Hunts Falls Bridge overnight. Lowell Police Superintendent William Taylor said police received a call about 6 a.m. Thursday about a text message indicating... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Lowell cops carry Tasers60 recently deployed; chief eyes more LOWELL - Lowell police officers are now
Lowell cops carry Tasers
Lowell Sun / Posted 7 days ago
60 recently deployed; chief eyes more LOWELL - Lowell police officers are now carrying Tasers as they patrol the city, after all officers underwent a mandatory six hours of training on when, in what situations, and on whom the devices can be used... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Truck hauling potatoes gets stuck under Lowell railroad bridgebut police notified the railroad to stop any trains from crossing the bridge, a
Truck hauling potatoes gets stuck under Lowell railroad bridge
Lowell Sun / Posted 9 days ago
but police notified the railroad to stop any trains from crossing the bridge, according to police-radio broadcasts. Both Lowell police and MBTA Transit Police were at the scene along with Lowell firefighters, though Transit Police will lead the... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Using robot in Dallas standoff justified, local police agreemaking that decision and I think he was absolutely right in making that call gi
Using robot in Dallas standoff justified, local police agree
Lowell Sun / Posted 11 days ago
making that decision and I think he was absolutely right in making that call given the totality of the circumstances," Lowell police Superintendent William Taylor said. "If a decision is made that the only option for a law-enforcement agency is... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Police probe Lowell pedestrian accidentLOWELL -- The Lowell police Traffic Unit is investigating a crash involving a p
Police probe Lowell pedestrian accident
Lowell Sun / Posted 12 days ago
LOWELL -- The Lowell police Traffic Unit is investigating a crash involving a pedestrian who went to Lowell General Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries after he was struck by a vehicle on Mammoth Road Friday night. Emergency crews were called... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Video leads police to Lowell men in $17G Maine equipment thefton the bed of its truck and was identified as belonging to of Lowell. The items
Video leads police to Lowell men in $17G Maine equipment theft
Lowell Sun / Posted 14 days ago
on the bed of its truck and was identified as belonging to of Lowell. The items were ranged in value from $2,000 to $8,200. Lowell Police detectives helped in identifying the two suspects. Portillo and Lopez are scheduled to appear in Alfred... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Suspect in "horrendous" animal cruelty case released without bailtreated for severe injuries to his paws, legs and stomach. Sun staff photos ca
Suspect in "horrendous" animal cruelty case released without bail
Lowell Sun / Posted 14 days ago
treated for severe injuries to his paws, legs and stomach. Sun staff photos can be ordered by visiting our SmugMug site. Lowell police say that on June 28, police received multiple calls from people who reported seeing a dog being dragged by a... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Lowell man arrested in Chelmsford market robberyno reported injuries. Police released a surveillance photo of the suspect on Tu
Lowell man arrested in Chelmsford market robbery
Lowell Sun / Posted 16 days ago
no reported injuries. Police released a surveillance photo of the suspect on Tuesday afternoon. Ahern said officers from Lowell police recognized the man in the surveillance photo due to their past dealings with him. Melendez was arrested in... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
In killing of dog, Arkansas man says innocentpunishable with up to six years in prison. Dugan is free on a $5,000 bond. Dug
In killing of dog, Arkansas man says innocent
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
punishable with up to six years in prison. Dugan is free on a $5,000 bond. Dugan was arrested June 1. A woman reported to Lowell police that Dugan used a weight to kill the dog and dumped the animal's body in a trash bin at 406 McClure St.,... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Lowell suspect breaks ankles in leap from 2nd-floor windowpolice executing a probation warrant ended up being wheeled into court Friday b
Lowell suspect breaks ankles in leap from 2nd-floor window
Lowell Sun / Posted 16 days ago
police executing a probation warrant ended up being wheeled into court Friday because he broke both ankles in the fall. Lowell police say officers went to 214 Thorndike St. around 10 p.m. on Thursday to arrest Jose Garcia on a... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Grope suspect one of 18 Syrian refugees resettled in Lowellconference. He had not posted bail as of Monday night, according to a spokesman
Grope suspect one of 18 Syrian refugees resettled in Lowell
Lowell Sun / Posted 16 days ago
conference. He had not posted bail as of Monday night, according to a spokesman for the Middlesex Sheriff's Department. Lowell police Capt. Timothy Crowley said Lowell police have a policy of notifying the U.S. consular of the refugee's home... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas man accused of killing dog with dumbbell pleads not guiltypunishable with up to six years in prison. Dugan is free on a $5,000 bond. Dug
Arkansas man accused of killing dog with dumbbell pleads not guilty
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
punishable with up to six years in prison. Dugan is free on a $5,000 bond. Dugan was arrested June 1. A woman reported to Lowell police Dugan used a weight to kill the dog and dumped the animal’s body in a trash bin at 406 McClure St., according... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Gravette man accused of killing dog with dumbbell pleads not guiltypunishable with up to six years in prison. Dugan is free on a $5,000 bond. Dug
Gravette man accused of killing dog with dumbbell pleads not guilty
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
punishable with up to six years in prison. Dugan is free on a $5,000 bond. Dugan was arrested June 1. A woman reported to Lowell police Dugan used a weight to kill the dog and dumped the animal’s body in a trash bin at 406 McClure St., according... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Suspect breaks ankles trying to evade copspolice executing a probation warrant ended up being wheeled into court Friday b
Suspect breaks ankles trying to evade cops
Lowell Sun / Posted 17 days ago
police executing a probation warrant ended up being wheeled into court Friday because he broke both ankles in the fall. Lowell Police say officers went to 214 Thorndike St. at around 10 p.m. on Thursday to arrest Jose Garcia on a... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Man accused of raping 6-old girl in LowellRogers man accused of raping a 6-year-old girl in Lowell was arrested Wednesday
Man accused of raping 6-old girl in Lowell
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
Rogers man accused of raping a 6-year-old girl in Lowell was arrested Wednesday, according to a news release posted on the Lowell Police Department's Facebook page. Christopher Blake Russell, 29, was questioned Wednesday after the initial report... Read more
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Boston Globe
Lowell and Transit Police plan 20 seconds of silence at 1 p.m. in honor of slain Dallas officersLowell police officers will turn on their emergency lights and their radios wil
Lowell and Transit Police plan 20 seconds of silence at 1 p.m. in honor of slain Dallas officers
Boston Globe / Posted 20 days ago
Lowell police officers will turn on their emergency lights and their radios will be silent for 20 seconds at 1 p.m. Friday as the department participates in a national moment of silence in memory of five police officers murdered in Dallas. In a... Read more
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MLive.com
In wake of Dallas shootings, Grand Rapids police doubling up in carsentire Law Enforcement community is mourning the tragic loss of our fellow offi
In wake of Dallas shootings, Grand Rapids police doubling up in cars
MLive.com / Posted 20 days ago
entire Law Enforcement community is mourning the tragic loss of our fellow officers in Dallas. KCSD is standing strong with you DPD. The Lowell Police Department posted on Facebook images showing their respect and support for Texas law enforce... Read more
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Lowell Sun
City of Lowell wants informant suit dismissedbut Assistant City Solicitor Rachel Brown wrote in her brief that the state pol
City of Lowell wants informant suit dismissed
Lowell Sun / Posted 20 days ago
but Assistant City Solicitor Rachel Brown wrote in her brief that the state police notification was the "first time" Lowell police "heard anything" to suggest that an informant may have planted evidence. "Although it was not clear -- and it... Read more
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Lowell Sun
City wants federal judge to dismiss confidential informant casebut Assistant City Solicitor Rachel Brown wrote in her brief that the State Pol
City wants federal judge to dismiss confidential informant case
Lowell Sun / Posted 21 days ago
but Assistant City Solicitor Rachel Brown wrote in her brief that the State Police notification was the "first time'' the Lowell police "heard anything'' to suggest that an informant may have planted evidence. "Although it was not clear -- and it... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Chase suspect held without bail, sent to detoxwere pursuing a white pickup truck with Vermont plates on Route 110 toward Drac
Chase suspect held without bail, sent to detox
Lowell Sun / Posted 22 days ago
were pursuing a white pickup truck with Vermont plates on Route 110 toward Dracut, according to police-radio broadcasts. Lowell police were notified a short time later, and dispatchers from both departments told responding officers that the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Reptile captured in Lowell a caiman, not a gatornative to South America, are in the same animal family as alligators and simila
Reptile captured in Lowell a caiman, not a gator
Boston Globe / Posted 22 days ago
native to South America, are in the same animal family as alligators and similar in appearance to the untrained eye. Lowell police say they received a call around 7:30 p.m. Sunday reporting that the animal was walking down a street. Animal... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
ODDLY ENOUGHfoot-long alligator that was spotted roaming around a residential Massachusetts
ODDLY ENOUGH
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 22 days ago
foot-long alligator that was spotted roaming around a residential Massachusetts neighborhood over the July Fourth weekend. Lowell police say they received a call around 7:30 p.m. Sunday reporting the alligator was walking down a street in the... Read more
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Colorado Daily
WTF: $187,000 left in taxi; that's not a gatornative to South America, are in the same animal family as alligators and simila
WTF: $187,000 left in taxi; that's not a gator
Colorado Daily / Posted 23 days ago
native to South America, are in the same animal family as alligators and similar in appearance to the untrained eye. Lowell police say they received a call around 7:30 p.m. Sunday reporting that the animal was walking down a street. Animal... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Reptile seen roaming around Lowell wasn’t alligatorfoot-long reptile into custody and took it to a facility specializing in reptil
Reptile seen roaming around Lowell wasn’t alligator
WWLP Springfield / Posted 23 days ago
foot-long reptile into custody and took it to a facility specializing in reptile rehabilitation for evaluation and care. (Lowell Police Department/Lowell Animal Control via AP) LOWELL, Mass. (AP) — An expert says the foot-long reptile spotted... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Reptile captured in Massachusetts a caiman, not a gatornative to South America, are in the same animal family as alligators and simila
Reptile captured in Massachusetts a caiman, not a gator
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 23 days ago
native to South America, are in the same animal family as alligators and similar in appearance to the untrained eye. Lowell police say they received a call around 7:30 p.m. Sunday reporting that the animal was walking down a street. Animal... Read more
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Boston Herald
Reptile captured in Massachusetts a caiman, not a gatornative to South America, are in the same animal family as alligators and simila
Reptile captured in Massachusetts a caiman, not a gator
Boston Herald / Posted 23 days ago
native to South America, are in the same animal family as alligators and similar in appearance to the untrained eye. Lowell police say they received a call around 7:30 p.m. Sunday reporting that the animal was walking down a street. Animal... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Reptile captured in Massachusetts a caiman, not a gatornative to South America, are in the same animal family as alligators and simila
Reptile captured in Massachusetts a caiman, not a gator
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 23 days ago
native to South America, are in the same animal family as alligators and similar in appearance to the untrained eye. Lowell police say they received a call around 7:30 p.m. Sunday reporting that the animal was walking down a street. Animal... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Reptile captured in Massachusetts a caiman, not a gatornative to South America, are in the same animal family as alligators and simila
Reptile captured in Massachusetts a caiman, not a gator
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 23 days ago
native to South America, are in the same animal family as alligators and similar in appearance to the untrained eye. Lowell police say they received a call around 7:30 p.m. Sunday reporting that the animal was walking down a street. Animal... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Reptile captured in Massachusetts a caiman, not a gatornative to South America, are in the same animal family as alligators and simila
Reptile captured in Massachusetts a caiman, not a gator
KXXV Waco / Posted 23 days ago
native to South America, are in the same animal family as alligators and similar in appearance to the untrained eye. Lowell police say they received a call around 7:30 p.m. Sunday reporting that the animal was walking down a street. Animal... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Reptile captured in Massachusetts a caiman, not a gatornative to South America, are in the same animal family as alligators and simila
Reptile captured in Massachusetts a caiman, not a gator
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 23 days ago
native to South America, are in the same animal family as alligators and similar in appearance to the untrained eye. Lowell police say they received a call around 7:30 p.m. Sunday reporting that the animal was walking down a street. Animal... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Reptile captured in Massachusetts a caiman, not a gatornative to South America, are in the same animal family as alligators and simila
Reptile captured in Massachusetts a caiman, not a gator
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 23 days ago
native to South America, are in the same animal family as alligators and similar in appearance to the untrained eye. Lowell police say they received a call around 7:30 p.m. Sunday reporting that the animal was walking down a street. Animal... Read more
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Boston Herald
Reptile captured in Lowell a caiman, not a gatornative to South America, are in the same animal family as alligators and simila
Reptile captured in Lowell a caiman, not a gator
Boston Herald / Posted 23 days ago
native to South America, are in the same animal family as alligators and similar in appearance to the untrained eye. Lowell police say they received a call around 7:30 p.m. Sunday reporting that the animal was walking down a street. Animal... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Reptile captured in Massachusetts a caiman, not a gatornative to South America, are in the same animal family as alligators and simila
Reptile captured in Massachusetts a caiman, not a gator
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 23 days ago
native to South America, are in the same animal family as alligators and similar in appearance to the untrained eye. Lowell police say they received a call around 7:30 p.m. Sunday reporting that the animal was walking down a street. Animal... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Reptile captured in Massachusetts a caiman, not a gatornative to South America, are in the same animal family as alligators and simila
Reptile captured in Massachusetts a caiman, not a gator
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 23 days ago
native to South America, are in the same animal family as alligators and similar in appearance to the untrained eye. Lowell police say they received a call around 7:30 p.m. Sunday reporting that the animal was walking down a street. Animal... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Reptile captured in Massachusetts a caiman, not a gatornative to South America, are in the same animal family as alligators and simila
Reptile captured in Massachusetts a caiman, not a gator
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 23 days ago
native to South America, are in the same animal family as alligators and similar in appearance to the untrained eye. Lowell police say they received a call around 7:30 p.m. Sunday reporting that the animal was walking down a street. Animal... Read more
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Salon.com
Reptile captured in Massachusetts a caiman, not a gatornative to South America, are in the same animal family as alligators and simila
Reptile captured in Massachusetts a caiman, not a gator
Salon.com / Posted 23 days ago
native to South America, are in the same animal family as alligators and similar in appearance to the untrained eye. Lowell police say they received a call around 7:30 p.m. Sunday reporting that the animal was walking down a street. Animal... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Reptile captured in Massachusetts a caiman, not a gatornative to South America, are in the same animal family as alligators and simila
Reptile captured in Massachusetts a caiman, not a gator
FOX Carolina / Posted 23 days ago
native to South America, are in the same animal family as alligators and similar in appearance to the untrained eye. Lowell police say they received a call around 7:30 p.m. Sunday reporting that the animal was walking down a street. Animal... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Reptile captured in Massachusetts a caiman, not a gatornative to South America, are in the same animal family as alligators and simila
Reptile captured in Massachusetts a caiman, not a gator
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 23 days ago
native to South America, are in the same animal family as alligators and similar in appearance to the untrained eye. Lowell police say they received a call around 7:30 p.m. Sunday reporting that the animal was walking down a street. Animal... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Reptile captured in Massachusetts a caiman, not a gatornative to South America, are in the same animal family as alligators and simila
Reptile captured in Massachusetts a caiman, not a gator
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 23 days ago
native to South America, are in the same animal family as alligators and similar in appearance to the untrained eye. Lowell police say they received a call around 7:30 p.m. Sunday reporting that the animal was walking down a street. Animal... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Reptile captured in Massachusetts a caiman, not a gatornative to South America, are in the same animal family as alligators and simila
Reptile captured in Massachusetts a caiman, not a gator
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 23 days ago
native to South America, are in the same animal family as alligators and similar in appearance to the untrained eye. Lowell police say they received a call around 7:30 p.m. Sunday reporting that the animal was walking down a street. Animal... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Cops catch gator loose in Lowellfoot-long alligator that was spotted roaming around a residential Massachusetts
Cops catch gator loose in Lowell
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 23 days ago
foot-long alligator that was spotted roaming around a residential Massachusetts neighborhood over the July Fourth weekend. Lowell police say they received a call around 7:30 p.m. Sunday reporting the alligator was walking down a street in the... Read more
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Boston Herald
Lowell cops capture wayward reptileevening — the second time in four years a gator was found loose in the city. “
Lowell cops capture wayward reptile
Boston Herald / Posted 23 days ago
evening — the second time in four years a gator was found loose in the city. “Nobody got bit, so that’s a good thing,” Lowell police Capt. Timothy Crowley told the Herald. Officers responding to numerous calls from people who said they spotted... Read more
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Colorado Daily
WTF: Gator roams free in Massachusetts neighborhood; Swiss army battles bedbugsfoot-long alligator that was spotted roaming around a residential Massachusetts
WTF: Gator roams free in Massachusetts neighborhood; Swiss army battles bedbugs
Colorado Daily / Posted 24 days ago
foot-long alligator that was spotted roaming around a residential Massachusetts neighborhood over the July Fourth weekend. Lowell police say they received a call around 7:30 p.m. Sunday reporting the alligator was walking down a street in the... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Police capture foot-long alligator roaming neighborhoodfoot-long alligator that was spotted roaming around a residential Massachusetts
Police capture foot-long alligator roaming neighborhood
WWLP Springfield / Posted 24 days ago
foot-long alligator that was spotted roaming around a residential Massachusetts neighborhood over the July Fourth weekend. Lowell police say they received a call around 7:30 p.m. Sunday reporting the alligator was walking down a street in the... Read more
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The Columbian
Police capture foot-long alligator roaming neighborhoodfoot-long alligator that was spotted roaming around a residential Massachusetts
Police capture foot-long alligator roaming neighborhood
The Columbian / Posted 24 days ago
foot-long alligator that was spotted roaming around a residential Massachusetts neighborhood over the July Fourth weekend. Lowell police say they received a call around 7:30 p.m. Sunday reporting the alligator was walking down a street in the... Read more
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