Tag Archive for gun arrest

Troopers Arrest 3 on Drug and Weapons Charges in Plymouth

Today at approximately 1:30 a.m. Trooper Matthew Holden, assigned to the Norwell Barracks, was on patrol traveling on Samoset Street in the Town of Plymouth. At that time he observed a black Audi A4 operating erratically, unable to maintain any single lane of travel. He then activated his blue lights and siren and stopped the…

Troopers, Officers Arrest Man for Distribution of Cocaine

This morning around 9 a.m. members of the State Police Gang Unit, Holyoke Police Department, and Western Massachusetts Gang Task Force executed a search warrant at a home in Holyoke. The search warrant was a result of diligent investigation into the distribution of illegal narcotics from this address. Upon entry into the home a man…

Troopers Arrest Two for Possession of High Capacity Firearm

Yesterday just after 9:00 pm Trooper Steven Hanafin, assigned to the State Police Andover barracks, was patrolling Route 28 northbound in Lawrence. At that time he noticed a yellow BMW sedan with illegally tinted windows make several marked lane violations. Trooper Hanafin followed the vehicle then activated his emergency lights and attempted to stop the…

Troopers Arrest Three Charged with Gun and Narcotics Offenses

Just after 2:00 am yesterday, Trooper Michael Garceau, assigned to State Police-Shelburne Falls, was patrolling Route 91 in Bernardston when he observed a white Volkswagen Jetta with a loud exhaust and a license plate that was covered in road salt and debris. He caught up to the vehicle and initiated a traffic stop. As Trooper…

Troopers Arrest Two on Weapons and Drug Charges

In the early morning hours on Saturday, Trooper Michael Leslie, of the State Police Shelburne Falls Barracks, was patrolling Route 91 in Greenfield when he noticed a 2002 BMW sedan with a defective license plate lamp and a loud exhaust. As Trooper Leslie was following the BMW he also noticed the driver was having trouble…