Tag Archive for Springfield

Two Men Arrested for Illegally Possessing Firearm and Narcotics in Chicopee

On Saturday evening, at approximately 11:18 p.m., Trooper Dane Jobst, who is assigned to the State Police – Springfield Barracks, was on patrol of I-391 Southbound in the city of Chicopee, when he stopped a BMW sedan for motor vehicle  violations. The vehicle was occupied by four occupants. After a brief investigation, with the assistance…

Gang Unit, Task Force Officers Arrest Springfield Man, Seize Firearm

Troopers from the Massachusetts State Police Gang Unit, along with members of the Western Massachusetts Gang Task Force and the Hampden County Narcotic Task Force charged two people and seized an illegally possessed firearm in Springfield yesterday afternoon. Troopers and Task Force Officers, in furtherance of an investigation into narcotics distribution, executed a search warrant…

Troopers, Marshals, Officers Capture Suspect in Atlanta Homicide

Suspect is Second in February Murder Captured in Springfield Troopers assigned to the Massachusetts State Police Violent Fugitive Apprehension Section (MSP VFAS), along with Deputy United States Marshals and Springfield Police Officers, this morning arrested a suspect wanted for a drug-related shooting homicide in Atlanta in February. The suspect is the second arrested in Springfield…

Troopers Capture Three Assailants Following Early Morning Shooting on I-91 in Springfield; Victim in Dire Condition

A Massachusetts State Police Trooper, while on patrol on Interstate 91 northbound in Springfield, early this morning witnessed a vehicle-to-vehicle shooting, then pursued the assailants by motor vehicle and by foot before taking two of them into custody at gunpoint.  A third suspect was arrested a short time ago after seeking treatment for injuries he…

Crash in Springfield Leaves Canton Woman Dead

Last evening, at approximately 7:14 p.m., troopers from the State Police – Springfield Barracks responded to reports of a rollover crash on I-291 Eastbound at Exit 3 in Springfield. Upon arrival, troopers located a 2012 Ford Escape that for reasons still under investigation, had left the travel lane, off the right side of the highway,…