State Police Arrest Armed Career Criminal In Fitchburg

  By Tiffany Williams – Friday night in Fitchburg, Troopers assigned to the Troop C Community Action Team stopped a Hyundai Sonata for failing to stop at a stop sign and having an invalid inspection sticker. After the vehicle was stopped, Trooper’s while at the vehicle became concerned with the fron seat passenger who has…

Mass State Police And DEA Arrest Owner Of La Casa Del Mofongo For Drug Trafficking

By Tiffany Williams – On April 9, State Police with the DEA conducting a drug investigation in Worcester, arrested Francisco Ortiz-Rivera and Jorge Rosario both allegedly involved in a drug trafficking organization. State Police through electronic surveillance intercepted conversations on multiple dates between both Ortiz-Rivera and Rosario. The state police alledge that both suspects were…

Worcester Police Investigating Saturday Night Hit And Run

By Tiffany Williams – Police in Worcester are investigating a Sunday night hit and run. Police say that just before midnight on Main street silver sedan hit a black sedan. The impact of the accident was so hard, police say it pushed the car into the air. The driver of the silver sedan fled the…

Springfield Police Officer Shot, Suspect In Custody

By Tiffany Williams – On Saturday night two Springfield police officers working an off duty detail found themselves in the middle of a gunfight. The officers were both working at Aquarius Nightclub at 1217 State St. when there was an incident across the street at a Dunkin. When the officers arrived at the Dunkin they…

Massachusetts Pirates Ready To Kick Off Season 2 In Worcester

By Tiffany Williams – National Arena League Massachusetts Pirates are set to kick off their second season Saturday night at the DCU Center in Worcester. The Pirates ended their 2018 season with an 11-5 record and earned the top seed in the playoffs. The Pirates will kick off the 2019 season with their new Head…

2 Men Arrested In Quincy After Brutal Attack On A Pregnant Women

By Tiffany Williams – In Quincy two men were arrested earlier during the week for viciously attacking a pregnant woman. The woman who was walking with her boyfriend in the area of the post office on 47 Washington St. on Tuesday was feeling sick and began to throw up outside the post office. The two…

DEA With State Police Make Drug Bust In Fitchburg

By Tiffany Williams – State Police with the DEA and Fitchburg Police on Tuesday arrested Rosemary Delossantos, 29, of Fitchburg. Delossantos was arrested in a parking lot on Whalon Street and then taken to a Depot Street apartment where police executed a search warrant and seized more than 300 grams of heroin/fentanyl. Delossantos has been…

Stop & Shop Employees On Strike At 240 New England Stores

By Tiffany Williams – On Thursday afternoon employees of Stop & Shop supermarkets, one of the largest supermarkets in the Northeast walked off the job. 31,000 United Food & Commercial Workers union members voted to go on strike after contract negotiations stalled. The Quincy based Stop & Shop is a division of Dutch supermarket giant…

Worcester To Get Grant Funding To Combat Gang Violence

By Tiffany Williams – Governor Charlie Baker has announced the release of $7.74 million in Senator Charles E. Shannon Jr., Community Safety Initiative Grant Program funds. The Shannon Community Safety Initiative Grant funding is for communities that demonstrate high levels of youth violence and gang problems to combat gang violence. Of the $7.74 million, Worcester…

Worcester Man Arrested After Beating And Robbing Blind Man of $40

By Tiffany Williams – On Sunday afternoon in the area of Foster and Mercantile streets, Worcester Police responded to an unarmed robbery and found a blind man who had been beaten and robbed. Police say the victim was bleeding from cuts above his eye, his shirt had been ripped and his glasses were broken. The…