Task Force Arrests Fentanyl Trafficker After Watching him take Taxi to Drug Deal

Members of a regional task force arrested a suspected fentanyl trafficker yesterday morning in Lawrence after surveillance officers observed him take a taxi to the site of a pre-arranged drug transaction.  YASIL DELOSSANTOS, 27, of Boston, was charged with trafficking in fentanyl, distribution of fentanyl, and possession of cocaine. Massachusetts State Police Gang Unit Troopers…

Troopers Arrest Man for Trafficking Heroin

Just before midnight last night Trooper Terence Kent, of the State Police Charlton Barracks, was traveling home from his assigned evening shift on Route 93 northbound in Canton. While in that area Trooper Kent noticed a speeding black Lexus sedan with Rhode Island temporary license plates. He then pulled behind the vehicle and clocked it…

Troopers Arrest Two Men Involved in Retail Theft Scheme

Yesterday just after 7:00 pm a trooper assigned to State Police-Foxboro was patrolling Route 495 northbound in Foxboro when he observed a gray Honda Odyssey speeding. The trooper followed the vehicle clocking its speed then initiated a traffic stop. Upon stopping the vehicle the trooper approached the driver’s side and observed two occupants. He identified…

Update: Victim Identified from Fatal Crash on Route 3 is Duxbury

The driver of the Nissan Altima killed in yesterday’s crash on Route 3 is Duxbury has been identified as Marcos Dossantos, 43 of Marshfield. The cause of this crash remains under investigation with assistance from the State Police Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Section and Crime Scene Services Section. No other information is available at this…

Middlesex County Sobriety Checkpoint

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 3, 2019 CONTACT: State Police Office of Media Relations Daytime: 7am.-11pm. (508) 820-2623 Nights & Weekends: (508) 820-2121 STATE POLICE SOBRIETY CHECKPOINT Colonel Kerry A. Gilpin, 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…