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…
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 …
Saturday, September 15, 2012
A look at what is happening around the region this week.
Saturday, September 15, 2012
Stoughton Toddler Killed in Collision Near Hansen School The Norfolk County District Attorney's Office has released the name of the toddler killed in Friday afternoon's pedestrian accident in front of the Hansen Elementary School on Central St. in Stoughton. Shayla Lutz, age 3, of Stoughton, was transported from the scene after being hit by a box truck, but did not survive her injuries, according to the DA's office. She was pronounced dead at the Good Samaritan Medical Center. The accident took place at about 2:45 p.m. on September 14. "Shayla and her mom, who was pushing another child in a stroller, were crossing Central Street to pick up her older sibling from Hansen Elementary School," CBS Boston reports. "Initial indications are that …
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 29, 2012
A 20-year old Norton man is cited for leaving the scene of Sunday's fatal on Route 24 where a Needham pedestrian was struck and killed. The accident took place in Randolph on the northbound side of the highway, not far from Stoughton.
Massachusetts State Police have issued a citation to the man who was allegedly operating the vehicle that struck and killed a pedestrian on Route 24 northbound in Randolph early Sunday morning. Shane Wilson, 20, of Norton was issued a citation with a single charge of leaving the scene after causing personal injury resulting in death, David Traub, Spokesman for Norfolk District Attorney Michael W. Morrissey, said in a press release. 29-year-old Adam T. Trudeau of Needham was said to have been standing in the roadway on the northbound side of Route 24 when he was struck by Wilson's vehicle. The accident happened around 1:15 a.m. on July 29, not far from the Stoughton stretch of the highway. The "initial investigation indicates that the …
Tuesday, July 17, 2012
Angel Pina, 12, of Norton, died following a single car rollover on Route 24 on the Stoughton/Avon line on July 12. Cheer Nation of Stoughton will be holding an open tumble fundraiser this Friday, July 20 for Angel's family.
A Stoughton cheerleading program will be stepping up this Friday to hold a fundraiser for the family of Angel Pina, the Norton girl who was was killed following a tragic single car rollover on Route 24 southbound on the Stoughton/Avon line. Just 12-years-old, Pina was pronounced deceased at the scene of the crash. The crash also hospitalized two other Norton women, including Pina's mother, Sandra Ouellette. Pina recently finished fifth grade at the H.A. Yelle School in Norton, according to a release from the Norton Public Schools. She was scheduled to attend Norton Middle School in September. She was also a member of Cheer Nation, a cheerleading program based in Stoughton. "Our hearts are broken for her family and her extended families at …
Friday, July 13, 2012
Thursday's rollover crash on Route 24 northbound on the Stoughton/Avon line claimed the life of a Norton 12-year-old girl and injured two other Norton women. A tread failure on a rear tire may have caused the crash, according to State Police.
Troop H of the Massachusetts State Police and the department's Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Section are "investigating whether a tread failure on the right rear tire" may have caused the single car Route 24 rollover late Thursday afternoon, which took the life of a 12-year-old Norton girl and injured two other Norton women, according to David Procopio, spokesperson for the MSP. The crash, which involved a 2004 Chevrolet Colorado Avalanche, occurred at 4:43 p.m. on July 12 on Route 24 northbound, about a quarter-mile south of exit 20 (Route 139) on the Stoughton/Avon line. "The investigation suggests that none of the victims were wearing seat belts," the MSP stated in a release. Sandra Ouellette, 36, of Norton was driving the …
Stephanie Rogers, 21, of Norton, one of three victims in Thursday's crash on Route 24, gave birth to a healthy baby girl.
The July 12 Route 24 rollover that claimed the life of 12-year-old Angel Pina of Norton also induced the labor of passenger Stephanie Rogers, who was 8 months pregnant, according to WCVB Channel 5 news. Rogers gave birth to a healthy baby girl named Jasmine. "Stephanie and Jasmine are doing well," William Rogers, the brother of Stephanie and cousin to the other two victims, wrote on the Norton Patch Facebook page. "Thank you all for you prayers and support." The three victims in Thursday's single car rollover crash on Route 24 northbound on the Stoughton/Avon line are from Norton, according to Trooper Todd Nolan, a spokesperson for the Massachusetts State Police. Pina was pronounced dead at the scene, while her mother, Sandra Ouellette, 36…
All three victims from Thursday's rollover crash on Route 24 northbound on the Stoughton/Avon line were from Norton, according to the Massachusetts State Police. A 12-year-old girl died in the crash.
Article updated at 3:50 p.m. on 7/13: The three victims in Thursday's single car rollover crash on Route 24 northbound on the Stoughton/Avon line are from Norton, according to Trooper Todd Nolan, a spokesperson for the Massachusetts State Police. 12-year-old Angel Pina was pronounced deceased at the scene of the crash, which took place shortly before 5 p.m. on July 12. Pina just finished fifth grade at the H.A. Yelle School in Norton, according to a release from the Norton Public Schools. She was scheduled to attend Norton Middle School in September. Sandra Ouellette, 36, was the operator of the vehicle, a 2004 Chevy Colorado, Nolan said. Ouellette is Pina's mother. The car rolled over about a quarter mile south of exit 20 (Route 139). The…
Sunday, May 27, 2012
A theft in Norton is the subject of today's "Wanted"
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Sunday, May 27, 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. 100545 September 08, 2010 Norton : CVS Pharmacy Case Details: The pictured subject walked into Walgreens Pharmacy then CVS Pharmacy in the center of Norton. He filled up a hand basket and ran out the door. Supect is a white male, thin build with brown long hair both times in pony tail. Suspect late twenties early thirties approximately 5'10" tall approximately 200 lbs. Subject observed leaving in a blue SUV driven by a female. If you have any information about the identity of this person or where they are, …