Media Relations - jd

Media Relations - jd

State Police Investigating Fatal Crash in Dorchester

Just before 7 a.m. on Sunday Troopers assigned to State Police-South Boston were dispatched to 911 reports of a motor vehicle off the roadway approximately one half mile South of Exit 15 on Route 93 Southbound in Dorchester. Upon their arrival they discovered a 1998 Mercedes sedan that, for reasons which remain under investigation, traveled…

MSP Gang Unit, Fitchburg Police Seize Assault Rifle, Arrest Suspect

The Massachusetts State Police Gang Unit and Fitchburg Police detectives, as part of an investigation, Monday night executed a search warrant at a second-floor apartment at 38 Green St. in Fitchburg, which led to the arrest of the target of the investigation and the seizure of an illegally-possessed rifle and ammunition. At approximately 8 p.m.…

MSP K9 Team Tracks, Captures Wakefield Stabbing Suspect

A Massachusetts State Police K9 team yesterday morning located and captured a man who stabbed a co-worker at the produce center in Wakefield where they worked. Trooper Daniel Purtell and his partner Neko tracked the suspect through thick brush, reeds, and water in a swamp where he was attempting to hide and apprehended him at…

Trooper Arrests Wanted Man with Firearm

On Saturday just before 5 p.m. Trooper Dana Crovo was assigned to a construction detail on Morton Street in Mattapan when he observed a blue BMW sedan without an inspection sticker. Trooper Crovo conducted an inquiry of the license plate which revealed the vehicle was possibly involved in an incident where a firearm was shot.…