Sunday, May 12, 2013
A bank robbery is the subject of today's "Wanted."
- POLICE & FIRE
Sunday, May 12
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. Robbery - Case No. 130022 January 11, 2013 Swansea : Bay Coast Bank 554 Wilbur Ave Case Details: On 01/11/13 at 1338 hrs. the Swansea Branch of the Bay Coast Bank located at 554 Wilbur Ave. was robbed. A male suspect entered the bank and handed the teller a note. The note indicated that the bank was being robbed and demanded money. There was no weapon shown and no one was injured. The suspect then fled the bank across Wilbur Ave and onto Pine St.. The suspect is described as a White male in his early to mid twenties, about …
Monday, February 11, 2013
A look at what is happening around the region.
Stoughton Woman Gives Birth at Randolph Fire Station A Stoughton woman in labor ended up giving birth to a baby girl at Randolph's main fire station Wednesday morning, WCVB.com reports. The woman's husband was driving her to South Shore Hospital in Weymouth, but the new mom's labor pains were so severe that the husband didn't think they would make it to the hospital before the baby was born so the couple stopped at the Randolph fire station, Randolph Firefighter Steve Glassman said, according to WCVB.com. Click here to read more. *** Stoughton's Mo Cowan Sworn In as Interim U.S. Senator U.S. Senator William "Mo" Cowan was sworn into office a few minutes after 12 p.m. on Thursday by Vice President Joe Biden on the floor of the Senate. Cowan…
Friday, November 2, 2012
A 29-year-old man from Hull was arrested Friday morning for allegedly robbing Webster Bank in Stoughton. Police were there to greet the man as he exited the bank, placing him under arrest.
Stoughton Police, working with the FBI Bank Robbery Task Force, foiled an alleged robbery at Webster Bank in Stoughton Friday morning, Stoughton Police Executive Officer Robert Devine said. Lucas Gravina, 29, of Hull, entered the Webster Bank at 700 Washington St. (on the corner of Washington and Monk Streets) at 10:22 a.m. on Nov. 2 and robbed the bank of an undisclosed amount of money, Devine said. Gravina, a suspect in a series of bank robberies in the local area, was being surveilled by Stoughton Police Detectives and the FBI Bank Robbery Task Force as he was heading into the bank, and when he walked out, Stoughton Police greeted him and placed Gravina under arrest in the bank parking lot, Devine said. Gravina is charged with unarmed …
Monday, October 22, 2012
A 31-year-old Bridgewater woman is suspected of robbing the Citizens Bank branches in four Stop & Shop supermarkets, including the one in Stoughton back on Sept. 6.
A Bridgewater woman arrested by Whitman Police on Saturday for allegedly robbing a Citizens Bank in Stop & Shop in that town, is also suspected of robbing the Citizens Bank in Stop & Shop in Stoughton back in September, according to a press release from the Whitman Police Department. KerriAnn Heffernan, 31, of Bridgewater, is charged in connection with robbing the Citizens Bank in the Whitman Stop & Shop Friday, Oct. 19 at 6:27 p.m., according to Whitman Police. This is roughly the same time of evening the Citizens Bank in the Stoughton Shop & Shop was robbed on Sept. 6. After allegedly robbing the bank in Whitman on Friday, Heffernan is suspected of robbing two banks in Brockton on Saturday, Oct. 20 - both Citizens Bank branches within …
Tuesday, October 16, 2012
Easton Police, along with assistance from the Stoughton Police and Massachusetts State Police, searched for a suspect in an alleged bank robbery Monday evening at TD Bank in Roche Brothers Plaza on the Easton/Stoughton line.
Easton Police are investigating an alleged bank robbery Monday evening at Roche Brothers Plaza in Easton on the Easton/Stoughton line. Easton Police Chief Allen Krajcik said a holdup alarm was sounded at TD Bank at approximately 6 p.m. Additionally, police received a 9-1-1 call from the bank teller, saying the suspect passed over a note demanding money, then fled on foot after he received an undisclosed amount. The teller described the suspect as a white male, approximately 28-years-old, with a beard, wearing blue jeans and a beige hooded sweatshirt. "Stoughton Police and several canine teams from the State Police assisted in the search but did not locate the suspect," Krajcik said in a statement.
Saturday, October 13, 2012
A look at some of the biggest stories from around the area.
Stoughton Man Charged with Attempted Murder Police arrested a Stoughton man for attempted murder, among other charges, after he allegedly attacked his parents the afternoon of Friday, Oct. 5, according to the Stoughton Police Log and the Stoughton Police Department Facebook Page. Stoughton Police officers Robert Kuhn and John Lydstone arrested Brandon Hensley, 30, of Ethyl Way in Stoughton "for attacking his parents, including the choking of one of the victims," the department's Facebook page reports. To read more, click here. No Support for Pheeny's Island Article in Norton Selectmen unanimously refused to support a petition article within the Oct. 29 Norton Annual Town Meeting Thursday by a 5-0 vote, saying the request to raise and …
Tuesday, September 11, 2012
The Citizens Bank in the Stoughton Stop and Shop was robbed the evening of September 6.
Stoughton Police are still looking for the suspect involved in the September 6 robbery of Citizens Bank in the Stop and Shop at 278 Washington St. The robbery took place at 6:28 p.m. that evening. A surveillance photo from the robbery has been posted on the MassMostWanted wesbite. The suspect is female with a small build, light complexion and of medium height. The suspect is believed to have fled the supermarket bank on foot to nearby Charles Ave. Ext., where she possibly left in a dark colored vehicle. According to the post on MassMostWanted: "White Female enters Stop & Shop and proceeds to Citizens Bank counter. Female presents teller with note demanding all the money. Note also mentioned she was in possession of a gun. Female held her…
Thursday, September 6, 2012
The Citizens Bank in the Stoughton Stop and Shop was robbed Thursday evening.
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. After fleeing the supermarket bank on foot to nearby Charles Ave. Ext., the suspect possibly left in a dark colored vehicle possibly accompanied by a black male, Wohlgemuth said. John Lydstone is the investigating officer in this case. If you …
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
Saturday, June 16, 2012
A look at the top headlines in your town and the surrounding area for the week of June 10, 2012.
Stoughton Police Make Arrest in Webster Bank Robbery A 30-year-old white male robbed Webster Bank on Washington St. in Stoughton the afternoon of June 11 and then fled the scene, but was arrested in Walpole later Monday evening, Stoughton Police Executive Officer Robert Devine said. Nicholas Twomey, 30, of Homesite Rd. in Brockton, entered Webster Bank, located at the corner of Washington and Monk Streets, around 3 p.m. on June 11, passed a note to the teller, and made off with about $2,000 in cash, Devine said. Twomey was arrested in Walpole around 7:30 that evening, charged with unarmed bank robbery, along with other offenses. Read more by clicking here. *** UFO Sighting in Norton? A woman called Norton Police recently saying her two …