Saturday, November 24, 2012
A look at what is happening around the region today.
Woman Allegedly Sexually Assaulted at Knifepoint in Attleboro Local and state police are looking for a man they say kidnapped a woman at knifepoint and sexually assaulted her Tuesday afternoon in an Attleboro parking lot on Starkey Avenue. Those participating in the search, unsuccesful as of 6 p.m., included Norton and Attleboro police officers as well as state police K-9 units and a state police helicopter. To read more, click here Stoughton Native Killed in Brockton Shooting Police are investigating a Nov. 18 shooting at an apartment complex in Brockton which killed 35-year-old Marvin Pardo, a Stoughton native and 1996 graduate of Stoughton High. Pardo was "found with gunshot wounds to his head and chest when Brockton police responded to…
Friday, November 23, 2012
Tigers dominate the Davenport Division Champions on their way to a 35-7 win.
The Oliver Ames football team endured a little bit of everything this season: Last second victories; overtime losses; big wins and big losses. Against the Davenport Division Champion Sharon Eagles Thanksgiving Day, the Tigers decided to end things on a high note: A convincing 35-7 victory. "It’s the kind of day we want," Oliver Ames coach Jim Artz said. "Our theme is family and we’re in it through thick and thin and the season was a whole roller coaster of good and bad. .. This is a special day for us. If you’re going to talk about family, this is the day that kind of encompasses all of that." OA scored early and often to take down the Eagles. After holding Sharon's offense on fourth down, OA quarterback Nick Cidado took the reins and …
Saturday, November 17, 2012
Your weekly region roundup.
Carriage House Fire Intentionally Set Easton Fire Chief Kevin Partridge said in a statement Tuesday night that the fire that set the former Carriage House restaurant ablaze was intentionally set. Partridge made the statement after an investigation conducted by himself, the State Fire Marshal and Easton Fire Captain Jeff Webster. To read more, click here Stoughton Police Make Several Alcohol-Related Arrests Stoughton Police responded to three motor vehicle accidents and made three additional motor vehicle stops last Saturday, Nov. 10 which led to the arrests/summonses of seven different people. As a result of these six incidents and subsequent arrests/summonses, the SPD issued three charges of operating under the influence (OUI - liquor), …
Sunday, October 28, 2012
Borderland was taken over by the Hockomock League Cross Country Championships Saturday.
The 2012 George King Hockomock Cross Country Championships were held at Borderland State Park in Easton Saturday morning. The Oliver Ames boys team placed second and the Oliver Ames girls team placed second. Mansfield took top honors for the boys and Franklin took top honors for the girls. Below are final times: Individual Girls: 1 #68 Holmes, Liz SO Foxborough 6:00.3 18:39.15 2 #4 Cuddeback, Shelby SR Attleboro 6:13.3 19:19.56 3 #233 Carey, Sami JR Mansfield 6:17.7 19:33.43 4 #103 Hagen, Lauren SR Franklin 6:19.3 19:38.43 5 #500 Sun, Caroline SR Sharon 6:21.6 19:45.41 6 #255 Sarkisian, Emily SO Mansfield…
Saturday, October 27, 2012
What is happening around the region?
Stoughton Man Turns to Attempted Murder After Argument Turns Violent A 42-year-old Stoughton man is charged with attempted murder after an argument turned violent early Sunday morning, according to Stoughton Police. Police were called to 16 Bell St. in Stoughton at 12:54 a.m. on Oct. 21 after "several calls [reported] a fight and people yelling/screaming," according to the Stoughton Police log. In addition to attempted murder, Michael Safranek, 42, of 29 Bell St. in Stoughton, is charged with two counts of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon; and single counts of possession of a firearm while intoxicated and possession of more than one ounce of marijuana, according to the log. To read more, click here Makeover Proposed to East Main…
Sunday, October 21, 2012
An assault and battery case is the subject of today's "Wanted."
- POLICE & FIRE
Sunday, October 21, 2012
Each week, we'll feature a different outstanding criminal case from around the region. Information is courtesy of MassMostWanted.com. If you have any information regarding the case, contact your local police department. Assault - Case No. 120531 September 24, 2012 Sharon : Hotel Bryan Watkins Case Details: We are attempting to ID the pictured individuals for questioning in an assault and battery with serious bodily injury. The incident took place on 09-24-12. Suspects were driving a RED/MAROON Nissan Altima (or similar) with an out of state license plate on rear (possibly Oklahoma). There is no license plate on the front of vehicle. The incident took place in Sharon. If you have any information about the identity of this person or where …
Tuesday, October 9, 2012
OA boys and girls Beat Sharon at Borderland State Park
Oliver Ames Cross Country squared off against Sharon at Boarderland State Park. Both the boys and girls won their meets to remain undefeated and capture the Davenport Division of the Hockomock League for the third year in a row. The boys won, 26-31 and the girls won 20-43. Below are full results:
Thursday, September 27, 2012
Sharon traveled to Muscato Stadium Thursday.
The Oliver Ames girls' soccer team tied Sharon Thursday afternoon at Muscato Stadium, 1-1. Pam Grant scored with an assist to Allison Brennan in the 1st half for OA. Samantha Alves tied the game in 2nd half for Sharon. Playing strong defensivily for OA were Kelsey Bliss and Lexi Soucie. The Tigers are now 6-1-1.
Saturday, September 8, 2012
A look at the top headlines in your town and the surrounding area for the week of September 2, 2012.
Stoughton Police Looking for Suspect in Citizens Bank Robbery Stoughton Police are looking for the suspect involved in the Wednesday evening robbery of Citizens Bank in the Stop and Shop at 278 Washington St. The suspect is described as a white female, 5'4", and wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt, dark glasses and a dark colored Red Sox baseball cap, Lt. Fran Wohlgemuth of the Stoughton Police Department said. The robbery took place at 6:28 p.m. on September 6. The unarmed suspect passed a note to the teller, Wohlgemuth said. The amount stolen is undetermined. Read more by clicking here. *** Mcllroy Captures Deutche Bank Title, Leads FedEx Cup Rankings As the final day of the Deutsche Bank Championship started for leader Louis Oosthuizen, …
Sunday, July 8, 2012
A stolen credit card in Sharon are the subject of this week's "Wanted."
- POLICE & FIRE
Sunday, July 8, 2012
Each week, we'll feature a different outstanding criminal case from around the region. Information is courtesy of MassMostWanted.com. If you have any information regarding the case, contact your local police department. Theft - Case No. 110617 October 02, 2011 Sharon : CVS Case Details: Suspect used stolen credit card to purchase (2) $500.00 gift cards. If you have any information about the identity of this person or where they are, please contact: Sharon Police Dept: (781) 784-1587 Investigator: Det. Leonard Case Submission No.: 110617