MSP Gang Unit Investigation Gets Firearm, Drugs Off Street; Suspected Drug Dealer Arrested

Massachusetts State Police Gang Unit Troopers, with assistance from MSP Violent Fugitive Apprehension Section Troopers, members of the Western Massachusetts Gang Task Force, and a Springfield Police K9 team this morning arrested a Springfield man while seizing an illegally-possessed handgun and ammunition and various narcotics. Troopers and Officers executed a search warrant at 64 Lionel Benoit…

UPDATE: MSP Gang Unit Arrests Fleeing Fentanyl Trafficker After Struggle

The suspect arrested in this incident is HANSEL A. GONZALEZ, 28, of New Britain, Conn. Charges are as follow:1. Trafficking Class A (Approx. 50 grams of Fentanyl)2. Possession to Dist. Class C (Approx. 1000 Xanex bars, 252 grams)3. Possession of Class B (Approx. 0.5 grams of Crack Cocaine)3. Assault and Battery on a Police Officer4.…

MSP Gang Unit Arrests Fleeing Fentanyl Trafficker After Struggle

Shortly before 7:30 p.m. members of the Massachusetts State Police Gang Unit attempted to stop a vehicle in the area of Route 9 in Boston. The suspect vehicle fled from police and a brief pursuit ensued. The fleeing suspect drove into the garage, located at 375 Longwood Ave., which belongs to a group representing medical, academic,…

Hampden County Sobriety Checkpoint

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 9, 2019 CONTACT: State Police Office of Media Relations Daytime: 7am.-11pm. (508) 820-2623 Nights & Weekends: (508) 820-2121 STATE POLICE SOBRIETY CHECKPOINT Colonel Christopher S. Mason, Superintendent of the Massachusetts State Police, announced that a “Sobriety Checkpoint” will be implemented by the Massachusetts State Police on a Public Way in the…

Worcester County Sobriety Checkpoint

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 9, 2019 CONTACT: State Police Office of Media Relations Daytime: 7am.-11pm. (508) 820-2623 Nights & Weekends: (508) 820-2121 STATE POLICE SOBRIETY CHECKPOINT Colonel Christopher Mason, Superintendent of the Massachusetts State Police, announced that a “Sobriety Checkpoint” will be implemented by the Massachusetts State Police on a Public Way in the Counties…