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Lowell Sun
After months of tumult, a new police chief sworn in in Townsendand Sartell. Police officers from Nashua and Hollis, where Bailey and Sartell h
Lowell Sun / Posted 21 hours ago
and Sartell. Police officers from Nashua and Hollis, where Bailey and Sartell have worked previously, attended, as did Massachusetts State Police to provide a formal color guard and bagpiper. AdvertisementBailey said he hopes Townsend can... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Lowell firearms licensing policy under fire at Council meetingCouncil meeting when a local gun-right's advocate introduced a petition calling
Lowell Sun / Posted yesterday
Council meeting when a local gun-right's advocate introduced a petition calling for councilors to send the policy to the state Legislature for review. "The current policy violates Massachusetts General Law, as well as infringes upon... Read more
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Lowell Sun
After months of tumult, new sheriff in Townsendand Sartell. Police officers from Nashua and Hollis, where Bailey and Sartell h
Lowell Sun / Posted yesterday
and Sartell. Police officers from Nashua and Hollis, where Bailey and Sartell have worked previously, attended, as did Massachusetts State Police to provide a formal color guard and bagpiper. AdvertisementBailey said he hopes Townsend can... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
VCA Animal Hospital equipped local police dogs with overdose-reversing naloxonejob to help protect them.” In addition to training, VCA donated naloxone kits
WWLP Springfield / Posted yesterday
job to help protect them.” In addition to training, VCA donated naloxone kits for all officers who attended the session. Massachusetts State Police officers already carry naloxone for their police dogs, as does the Chicopee Police... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
VCA Animal Hospital to equip local police dogs with naloxonedog handlers and their dogs with naloxone at 9:00 Tuesday morning. The animal h
WWLP Springfield / Posted yesterday
dog handlers and their dogs with naloxone at 9:00 Tuesday morning. The animal hospital is donating the life-saving drug to local police departments. Massachusetts State Police began carrying naloxone for their police dogs back in March of this y... Read more
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Boston Herald
Head of state alcohol testing firedor how they might be impacted. The 126-page report concludes that the Office o
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
or how they might be impacted. The 126-page report concludes that the Office of Alcohol Testing, which is overseen by the Massachusetts State Police, “made serious errors in judgment” in responding to requests for documentation sought by defense... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Man dies after barricading himself in burning homeLEOMINSTER, MA (WCVB/CNN) - Massachusetts State Police have located the body of
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 2 days ago
LEOMINSTER, MA (WCVB/CNN) - Massachusetts State Police have located the body of a man who barricaded himself in a burning home on Monday. Police say they arrived at the home in Leominster to serve a warrant. The man refused to surrender and... Read more
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CBS News
Cops: Man barricaded in burning home found deadthe man with a civil commitment warrant, and the man barricaded himself inside
CBS News / Posted 2 days ago
the man with a civil commitment warrant, and the man barricaded himself inside rather than surrender, the station reports. Massachusetts State Police said he lit the home on fire shortly after, and firefighters protected by SWAT teams worked to... Read more
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CBS News
Cops: Man barricades himself in home, sets it on firethe man with a civil commitment warrant, and the man barricaded himself inside
CBS News / Posted 2 days ago
the man with a civil commitment warrant, and the man barricaded himself inside rather than surrender, the station reports. Massachusetts State Police said he lit the home on fire shortly after, and firefighters protected by SWAT teams were working... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Woman dies after being thrown from vehicle in crashhas died when she was thrown from her SUV after it collided with another vehicl
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
has died when she was thrown from her SUV after it collided with another vehicle and rolled over on Route 3 in Weymouth. Massachusetts State Police say the crash happened Sunday afternoon near Exit 16. A Marshfield woman, whose name was not... Read more
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Boston Globe
Woman killed in rollover crash on Route 3ejected from her car during the accident, which happened in the southbound lane
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
ejected from her car during the accident, which happened in the southbound lane near exit 16 around 5:42 p.m, according to Massachusetts State Police Trooper Paul Sullivan. The woman, who was not identified, was taken to South Shore Hospital, where... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
State Police searching for fugitive in Franklin CountySHELBORNE FALLS, Mass. (WWLP) – Massachusetts State Police in Franklin County a
WWLP Springfield / Posted 3 days ago
SHELBORNE FALLS, Mass. (WWLP) – Massachusetts State Police in Franklin County are searching for a fugitive from Springfield. State Police Sgt. David McKerney from the Shelburne Falls barracks told 22News, the 29-year-old man they’re searching for is... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Acton woman died in freak Westford accidentand our thoughts and prayers are with them, a feeling shared by everyone in our
Lowell Sun / Posted 4 days ago
and our thoughts and prayers are with them, a feeling shared by everyone in our company." The incident remains under investigation by Ryan's office, Westford police and the Massachusetts State Police Collision Analysis and Reconstruction... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Police searching for suspect in New Bedford double murderfirearm, carrying a loaded illegal firearm and discharging a firearm within 500
WWLP Springfield / Posted 5 days ago
firearm, carrying a loaded illegal firearm and discharging a firearm within 500 feet of a building. Anyone who knows the whereabouts of Kercado should contact New Bedford Police at (508) 991-6300 or the Massachusetts State Police at 1-800-527-... Read more
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Boston Globe
Suspect in New Bedford double killing added to State Police Most Wanted ListCourtesy of Massachusetts State Police Carmelo Kercado Jr. is wanted for an al
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
Courtesy of Massachusetts State Police Carmelo Kercado Jr. is wanted for an alleged double murder in New Bedford Tuesday. Carmelo Kercado Jr., 35, “is known to carry a firearm and may also have access to rifles, and should be considered armed and... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
New Bedford double homicide suspect added to State Police Most Wanted listhas an extensive, violent criminal history that includes prior convictions for
WWLP Springfield / Posted 5 days ago
has an extensive, violent criminal history that includes prior convictions for weapons and assault offenses.Photo Courtesy: Massachusetts State Police He is also wanted on a warrant for the possession of a Class B narcotic. State Police said he has... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Rollover crash on Mass Pike in Chicopee causing delays(WWLP) – A single rollover car crash is causing delays on the Mass Pike heading
WWLP Springfield / Posted 5 days ago
(WWLP) – A single rollover car crash is causing delays on the Mass Pike heading eastbound in Chicopee Friday afternoon. Massachusetts State Police Trooper Carlos Nunez told 22News a person was ejected from the car and was taken to Baystate... Read more
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Boston Globe
Woman crushed by own car in Market Basket lot was 64-old Acton residentactive investigation being conducted by the Middlesex District Attorney’s Offic
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
active investigation being conducted by the Middlesex District Attorney’s Office, the Westford Police Department and the Massachusetts State Police Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Section and no additional information is being released at... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Lowell police arrest 21 in drug sweepsGang Unit, as well as patrol officers. Advertisement The Middlesex County Stat
Lowell Sun / Posted 6 days ago
Gang Unit, as well as patrol officers. Advertisement The Middlesex County State Police Special Investigation Unit, Massachusetts State Police Violent Fugitive Apprehension Unit and the Middlesex Sheriff's Warrant Apprehension Unit were also... Read more
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Boston Globe
Man convicted of killing Paxton police chief 23 years ago declines to apologize to familyto Mortell’s family. Once again, Richards declined. “I’m all set,” he said.
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
to Mortell’s family. Once again, Richards declined. “I’m all set,” he said. Col. Richard D. McKeon, now commander of the Massachusetts State Police, was the lead investigator on Mortell’s murder testified that Richards should remain locked... Read more
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Boston Globe
Mass. state trooper acquitted on charges of assaulting car chase suspect in New Hampshireafter agreeing to never work as a law enforcement officer again. He resigned fr
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
after agreeing to never work as a law enforcement officer again. He resigned from the New Hampshire force in July 2016. Massachusetts State Police had suspended Flynn without pay after he was charged criminally, and an internal agency review of... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Right lane closed on I-90E in Blandford due to tractor trailer fireMass. (WWLP) – The right travel lane heading eastbound on I-90 in Blandford is
WWLP Springfield / Posted 7 days ago
Mass. (WWLP) – The right travel lane heading eastbound on I-90 in Blandford is closed due to a tractor trailer fire. Massachusetts State Police Trooper Gary Herman told 22News no one was injured in the fire, but that it will take a couple of... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
State police cruisers being shipped to Puerto Rico in support of hurricane reliefFRAMINGHAM, Mass. (WWLP) – Thirteen Massachusetts State Police cruisers are bei
WWLP Springfield / Posted 8 days ago
FRAMINGHAM, Mass. (WWLP) – Thirteen Massachusetts State Police cruisers are being sent to Puerto Rico as part of the ongoing Hurricane Maria relief efforts. Police officers from around the state, including ten from western Massachusetts, are... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Off-duty police officer killed in tractor-trailer crashAUBURN, Mass. (AP) — An off-duty police officer has been killed in a crash invo
WWLP Springfield / Posted 11 days ago
AUBURN, Mass. (AP) — An off-duty police officer has been killed in a crash involving a tractor-trailer in Massachusetts. State police say responding troopers found that the vehicle driven by 38-year-old Michael Lee, of Webster, had hit the... Read more
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Boston Herald
Off-duty police officer killed in tractor-trailer crashAUBURN — An off-duty police officer has been killed in a crash involving a trac
Boston Herald / Posted 11 days ago
AUBURN — An off-duty police officer has been killed in a crash involving a tractor-trailer in Massachusetts. State police say responding troopers found that the vehicle driven by 38-year-old Michael Lee, of Webster, had hit the tractor-trailer in... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Off-duty police officer killed in tractor-trailer crash AUBURN, Mass. (AP) - An off-duty police officer has been killed in a crash in
Lowell Sun / Posted 11 days ago
AUBURN, Mass. (AP) - An off-duty police officer has been killed in a crash involving a tractor-trailer in Massachusetts. State police say responding troopers found that the vehicle driven by... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Lowell man charged in scamming of charitable donorsHe was arrested Thursday without incident in Lowell by members of Middlesex She
Lowell Sun / Posted 11 days ago
He was arrested Thursday without incident in Lowell by members of Middlesex Sheriff's Office Warrant Apprehension Unit and Massachusetts State Police Violent Fugitive Apprehension Section. Clerk Magistrate Matthew Day ordered Noonan held on $100... Read more
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Lowell Sun
DA: Lowell man stole $76K via bogus charities for vets, cancer patientsHe was arrested Thursday without incident in Lowell by members of Middlesex She
Lowell Sun / Posted 12 days ago
He was arrested Thursday without incident in Lowell by members of Middlesex Sheriff's Office Warrant Apprehension Unit and Massachusetts State Police Violent Fugitive Apprehension Section. Clerk Magistrate Matthew Day ordered Noonan held on $100... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Massachusetts woman charged with disposing of newborn babythe infant was not found. “Over the course of the investigation, detectives fr
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 12 days ago
the infant was not found. “Over the course of the investigation, detectives from the Westfield Police Department and the Massachusetts State Police Detective Unit spent several days searching through approximately 50 tons of garbage, fearing the... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Police make arrest in pistol-whipping of elderly Canton manon the door,” the chief said. “Turn yourself in because we’re hot on your heels
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 12 days ago
on the door,” the chief said. “Turn yourself in because we’re hot on your heels,” he said. Berkowitz also thanked the Massachusetts State Police Crime Lab, the federal Drug Enforcement Administration and Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco Firearms and... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Mattapan man charged in Canton home invasionon the door,” the chief said. “Turn yourself in because we’re hot on your heels
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 12 days ago
on the door,” the chief said. “Turn yourself in because we’re hot on your heels,” he said. Berkowitz also thanked the Massachusetts State Police Crime Lab, the federal Drug Enforcement Administration and Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco Firearms and... Read more
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Reality TV World
800-pound moose rescued from side of Massachusetts roadof animals responded," police wrote. The environmental police received assista
Reality TV World / Posted 13 days ago
of animals responded," police wrote. The environmental police received assistance from Worcester Fire Department and Massachusetts State Police and successfully immobilized the moose before removing it from the side of the road. "The moose... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
New Bedford murder suspect arrested in SpringfieldAngel Camacho, according to a news release from the Bristol County District Att
WWLP Springfield / Posted 13 days ago
Angel Camacho, according to a news release from the Bristol County District Attorney’s office. The DA’s office said Massachusetts State Police troopers located Antonetty in Springfield and apprehended him without incident Wednesday... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Massachusetts police to help with security in Puerto Ricodeployment includes state and local police officers, divided into three separat
Lowell Sun / Posted 13 days ago
deployment includes state and local police officers, divided into three separate two-week rotations. It also includes 13 Massachusetts State Police cruisers to be used during the deployment. Baker said Federal Emergency Management Agency... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Trial underway for Mass. state trooper accused of beating suspect NASHUA, N.H. (AP) -- Lawyers for a Massachusetts State Police trooper accused
Lowell Sun / Posted 14 days ago
NASHUA, N.H. (AP) -- Lawyers for a Massachusetts State Police trooper accused of beating a suspect in New Hampshire last year say their defendant is nothing like another involved... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Lee tractor trailer crash victim identifiedPennsylvania, died in the crash. Hunt’s cab burst into flames after he rear-en
WWLP Springfield / Posted 14 days ago
Pennsylvania, died in the crash. Hunt’s cab burst into flames after he rear-ended another truck traveling eastbound. Massachusetts State Police Sgt. Douthwright told 22News a trooper and an off-duty firefighter tried to free Hunt, who had... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Man on Massachusetts’ most wanted list arrested at suburban Sacramento homeafternoon and awaits extradition to Massachusetts, Sacramento Main Jail inmate
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 15 days ago
afternoon and awaits extradition to Massachusetts, Sacramento Main Jail inmate logs show. Christian was named by the Massachusetts State Police in their most wanted list after the July 18 shooting. Police say he allegedly followed two people... Read more
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Boston Globe
State Police horses, dogs participate in blessing of the animals ceremonyTen horses from the Massachusetts State Police Mounted Unit and several dogs fr
Boston Globe / Posted 15 days ago
Ten horses from the Massachusetts State Police Mounted Unit and several dogs from the K-9 Unit were blessed by a chaplain on Tuesday morning in a ceremony State Police said they hope becomes an annual tradition. The blessing, performed by Father... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Man accused of selling heroin out of state arrested at West Springfield hotelMalcolm Jamal Morillo, was taken into custody at The Quality Inn on Riverdale S
WWLP Springfield / Posted 15 days ago
Malcolm Jamal Morillo, was taken into custody at The Quality Inn on Riverdale Street by members of the narcotics unit, Massachusetts State Police Gang Unit and the FBI Western Massachusetts Gang Task Force. West Springfield police say the... Read more
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Boston Herald
Chabot: Officials urging intel on ID theft by inmatesas a criminal foreign national normally would be, and also failed to register a
Boston Herald / Posted 17 days ago
as a criminal foreign national normally would be, and also failed to register as a Level 3 sex offender upon release. Massachusetts State Police arrested him again last year. “Someone sent him to me and we submitted him to the program. Just... Read more
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Boston Globe
Man on Mass. Most Wanted List arrested in Sacramentohistory that includes home invasion, armed robbery, assault and battery, and po
Boston Globe / Posted 18 days ago
history that includes home invasion, armed robbery, assault and battery, and possession of cocaine, was placed on the Massachusetts State Police Most Wanted List on Wednesday. Jacob Geanous can be reached at jacob.geanous@globe.comTop 10... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Mass. State Police add 6 violent suspects to ‘Most Wanted’ listAnyone with information about the fugitives is asked to call the Massachusetts
WWLP Springfield / Posted 18 days ago
Anyone with information about the fugitives is asked to call the Massachusetts State Police Violent Fugitive Apprehension Section at (800) KAP-TURE (800-527-8873). All of these men should be considered armed and dangerous, police said. Steven C.... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
State Police Most Wanted violent fugitive arrested in Californiaof Massachusetts’ Most Wanted violent fugitives was arrested in Sacramento, Cal
WWLP Springfield / Posted 19 days ago
of Massachusetts’ Most Wanted violent fugitives was arrested in Sacramento, California Friday afternoon. According to a Massachusetts State Police news release sent to 22News, members of the Sacramento Sheriff’s Department arrested 31-year-old... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Fairhaven man arrested for human traffickingBOSTON, Mass. (WWLP) – The Massachusetts State Police are reporting that Mark C
WWLP Springfield / Posted 19 days ago
BOSTON, Mass. (WWLP) – The Massachusetts State Police are reporting that Mark Clinton of Fairhaven has been arrested after an investigation into human trafficking. Officers from Fairhaven Police, Sandwich Police, and Falmouth Police, State Police... Read more
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NBC Miami
Manhunt for Massachusetts Murder Suspect Extended to SoFlafor help. Cornel Bell, 46, is wanted for the murder of his ex-girlfriend 33-ye
NBC Miami / Posted 19 days ago
for help. Cornel Bell, 46, is wanted for the murder of his ex-girlfriend 33-year-old Michele Clarke, according to Massachusetts State Police, Police in Massachusetts believe Bell may be in the Miami-Dade County area and consider him... Read more
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NBC New York
Man Suspected of Raping Girl in NYC Cuffed in Massachusettsgirl into a headlock, told her he had a gun and raped her. Surveillance Footag
NBC New York / Posted 21 days ago
girl into a headlock, told her he had a gun and raped her. Surveillance Footage Shows Suspect in Bronx Child Sex Attack Massachusetts State Police say that the NYPD found out that Lugo had moved to Springfield -- about 25 miles north of... Read more
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Boston Globe
blotterDistrict Attorney’s office on Wednesday released its findings in the fatal shoo
Boston Globe / Posted 21 days ago
District Attorney’s office on Wednesday released its findings in the fatal shooting of Jorge Zambrano, 35. Authorities say Massachusetts State Police troopers had attempted to arrest Zambrano in Oxford when he shot and wounded a trooper on May 22,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Husband who 'strangled wife had just bought $100 of coke'it was clear that those facts and evidence led to one person and one person onl
Daily Mail / Posted 21 days ago
it was clear that those facts and evidence led to one person and one person only -- and he is now under arrest,' Massachusetts State Police Colonel Richard McKeon said. His next court appearance is scheduled for October 27. Andrew... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
State Police add two local men to Most Wanted listThe Massachusetts State Police Violent Fugitive Apprehension Section Wednesday
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 21 days ago
The Massachusetts State Police Violent Fugitive Apprehension Section Wednesday added six fugitives to its Most Wanted list, including a Brockton man wanted for shooting of a woman in the city in August and a man wanted in Taunton for attacking a... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
State Police add six men to list of Most Wanted FugitivesThe Massachusetts State Police Violent Fugitive Apprehension Section added six
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 21 days ago
The Massachusetts State Police Violent Fugitive Apprehension Section added six men to its Most Wanted list on Wednesday, Sept. 27. The list now includes a man suspected of killing his estranged girlfriend, another who is suspected of kidnapping and... Read more
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