• fatal car crash August 6, 2021 10:48 pm

    Woman Dead, Two People Hurt When Car Hits Moped in Braintree

    A woman was killed and two men were injured in a crash in Braintree, Massachusetts, Thursday night, authorities said.  A Toyota Camry being driven by a man in his twenties collided with a moped carrying a man in his thirties and woman in her twenties on Forbes Road near Braintree’s Logan Express facility, the Norfolk District Attorney’s Office said. ...

  • Wrentham June 20, 2021 3:20 pm

    1-Year-Old Boy Drowns in Family's Pool in Wrentham

    A one-year-old boy is dead after drowning Saturday night in his family’s pool in Wrentham, Massachusetts, in what police are calling a tragic accident.

    The Norfolk District Attorney’s office says they’re investigating the incident, but do not deem it to be suspicious at this time.

  • POLICE January 25, 2021 10:07 pm

    Police, DA Conducting Investigation in Dedham

    State and local police and the Norfolk District Attorney’s Office are conducting an investigation in Dedham, Massachusetts, on Monday afternoon, authorities said. Dedham police said on Twitter that their officers, state police and the district attorney are all at 205 Providence Highway “conducting an investigation.” The district attorney’s office said it is a death investigation, but the death is...

  • Massachusetts August 15, 2020 3:18 am

    Arrest Made in Connection to Stoughton Teen's Murder

    A juvenile was arrested Friday at the Wrentham Outlets for the murder of 17-year-old Christian Vines, the Norfolk District Attorney’s Office said in a statement.

  • crime May 8, 2020 6:08 pm

    Woman Arrested in Fatal Weymouth Stabbing

    A 19-year-old has died after being stabbed in Weymouth Thursday night, police said Ryan Martin was allegedly stabbed by someone he didn’t know during a gathering in the woods near 83 Colonels Drive in Weymouth, Massachusetts. He was transported to South Shore Hospital but he did not survive his injuries, according to officials. On Friday afternoon, officials announced that Kelsey…

  • Massachusetts October 18, 2019 3:07 pm

    Man Implicated in Unsolved 1990s Rapes Held Without Bail as Flight Risk

    A former Massachusetts man who fled the Bay State 16 years ago and was arrested in Maine this summer was ordered held without bail as a flight risk during his arraignment on Friday. Ivan Keith, 61, was arraigned in Fall River after he was indicted on three counts of aggravated rape in connection to brutal sexual assaults that date back...

  • Massachusetts September 10, 2019 9:52 pm

    Suspect in 4 Cold Case Rapes Back in Court

    The suspect in four decades-old rape cases faced a judge in Dedham to face charges in one of the cases.

  • Massachusetts September 10, 2019 9:53 pm

    Suspect in 4 Cold Case Rapes Pleads Not Guilty in 1 Case

    The man accused of assuming a new identity in Maine after raping at least four women in Massachusetts during the 1990s returned to court Tuesday — justice delayed, but not denied. Ivan Keith, a 61-year-old formerly of Bridgewater, was charged with rape, kidnapping and assault in Norfolk Superior Court stemming from a 1996 sexual assault inside Quincy High School.

  • Massachusetts July 26, 2019 9:39 pm

    Cops Seize ‘Arsenal of Home-Assembled High-Capacity Weapons' in Wrentham

    A stockpile of weapons, including five AR-15–style rifles and homemade explosives, was confiscated Friday at a home in Wrentham, Massachusetts, whose occupant faces dozens of charges, including two counts of possessing machine guns, police said. The weapons didn’t have serial numbers, and investigators believe the man living at the home was buying component parts and assembling them there.

  • Massachusetts July 16, 2019 9:59 pm

    Stoughton Man Charged With Stabbing Wife to Death Pleads Not Guilty

    A Massachusetts man who police say killed his wife before attempting to commit suicide while their two children were at home has pleaded not guilty. The Enterprise reports Ilton Rodrigues entered the plea in Superior Court Monday. He faces murder, assault and battery and other charges.

  • Massachusetts June 28, 2019 9:13 pm

    Stoughton Man Indicted in Wife's Murder

    A Massachusetts man has been indicted on murder charges in the death of his wife. Ilton Rodrigues of Stoughton allegedly stabbed his wife to death in their home on May 4. He was arraigned last month from his hospital room.

  • Massachusetts May 8, 2019 11:26 pm

    ICE Seeks to Remove Stoughton Man Charged With Wife's Murder

    U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement hopes to remove a Massachusetts man charged with the murder of his wife. Forty-eight-year-old Ilton Rodrigues was ordered held without bail when he was arraigned from his hospital room Monday. He is accused of stabbing his wife, 43-year-old Telma Bras, to death Friday night at the couple’s Stoughton home.

  • Norfolk District Attorney May 6, 2019 6:59 pm

    Stoughton Man Held Without Bail in Wife's Stabbing Death

    A Massachusetts man was ordered held without bail during his arraignment in his hospital room Monday in connection with the stabbing death of his wife Friday night at the couple’s Stoughton home. Ilton Rodrigues, 48, entered a plea of not guilty to the murder of his wife, 43-year-old Telma Bras, at Boston Medical Center.

  • Chief May 5, 2019 11:30 am

    Police: Stoughton Man Stabbed Wife To Death

    Authorities say a 48-year-old man killed his wife at their apartment overnight and then attempted suicide – all while their two children were in the home.

  • Massachusetts April 11, 2019 4:19 pm

    Reading Police Chief Facing Domestic Violence Charges

    A Massachusetts police chief who has been on administrative leave since last December is facing domestic violence charges, according to officials. Reading Town Manager Robert W. LeLacheur says Reading Police Chief Mark Segalla is facing charges in connection with a domestic violence incident that took place on Dec. 21, 2018 in Tewksbury. However, the exact charges he faces is unclear...

  • Massachusetts January 25, 2019 11:03 pm

    Quincy Woman Who Killed Her Children Found Not Guilty by Insanity

    A Massachusetts woman charged with killing her 9-year-old daughter and her unborn son nearly a decade ago has been found not guilty by reason of insanity. The Patriot Ledger reports that the ruling in 47-year-old Xue Fang Chi’s case came Thursday after a two-day bench trial. She was committed to a state psychiatric hospital.

  • Christmas Day December 28, 2018 6:32 pm

    Inmate at State Prison Dies on Christmas Day

    Officials say an inmate at a state prison has died after being found unresponsive in his cell on Christmas Day. The state Department of Correction said Thursday that a guard found Kevin Boutet in his cell at MCI-Cedar Junction in Walpole on Tuesday.

  • Massachusetts November 28, 2018 11:47 pm

    Ex-Cohasset Teacher Released After Court Hearing for New Charges of Indecent Assault and Battery

    A former Cohasset Middle School teacher appeared in court Wednesday on five new charges of indecent assault and battery on a child under 14. Jeffrey Knight, 57, of Pembroke, entered a plea of not guilty at his pre-trial conference hearing in Quincy District Court on the five charges of indecent assault and battery on a child under 14.

  • Massachusetts November 28, 2018 12:40 pm

    Cohasset Middle School Teacher Facing Additional Indecent Assault Charges

    A Massachusetts teacher on leave from Cohasset Middle School is facing five new charges of indecent assault and battery on a child under 14, according to the Norfolk district attorney. Jeffrey Knight, 57, of Pembroke, was originally charged in a criminal complaint with two counts of indecent assault and battery on a child under 14 and two counts of indecent...

  • Massachusetts October 11, 2018 11:50 pm

    2 Convicted in 2014 Murder of Avon, Mass. Man

    Two Massachusetts men were convicted in the 2014 New Year’s Day killing of an Avon man on Thursday, according to the Norfolk District Attorney..

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