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South End Shooting

New Bedford Police are investigating a shooting in the south end Wednesday night.

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Autopsy On Dead Baby Scheduled, Police Searching For Mother

The investigation continues into the death and disposal of a newborn baby outside of a County Street home.

New Bedford Police and Massachusetts State Police Detectives assigned to the Bristol County D

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Remains Of Dead Infant Found On New Bedford Street

New Bedford Police say the remains of a deceased baby have been found on a city street.

Police confirm the body of the child was found around 6:30pm Friday in the area of County and Adams Street.

Massachusetts State Police and officials with the Bristol County District Attorney's office are on the scene assisting in the investigation

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New Bedford High School Teacher Under Investigation

As part of the investigation in the chair throwing incident at New Bedford High School, the teacher who was in the classroom at the time, Joanne Maura, is being called into a meeting  at the Headmaster's office at the high school.

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Dr. Durkin Investigating NBHS Video

School Superintendent Dr. Pia Durkin says she's aware of a video which shows a New Bedford High student slamming a chair into a teachers desk, after the teacher refused to return his phone she had confiscated earlier

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Dartmouth Police Find Sawed-Off Shotgun

Dartmouth Police have recovered a sawed-off shotgun found in the woods.

In a written statement, Detective Kyle Costa says the Dartmouth Police Department received confidential information that led them to a wooded area behind the Cross Roads Drive housing complex where the gun was found

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Aaron Hernandez Pre-Trial Hearing At Bristol County Superior Court
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Hodgson Seeks Assault Charges Against Hernandez

Bristol County Sheriff Thomas Hodgson says he's seeking assault and battery charges against former Patriot Aaron Hernandez following a scuffle two weeks ago with another inmate at the House of Correction in Dartmouth

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Victim Released, No Arrests in UMD Stabbing

The 18-year-old victim in a Sunday morning stabbing at UMass Dartmouth has been treated and released from Rhode Island Hospital.

University spokesman John Hoey tells WBSM News the unidentified male returned to campus Monday morning

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DA’s Office Investigating Double Murder in New Bedford [UPDATE]

Update 10:22am:

The Bristol County District Attorney's Office says two people were found dead in New Bedford.

A spokeswoman for DA Sam Sutter says police found the man and woman in a second floor bathroom in a triple decker home at 598 Brock Ave when they responded to 911 calls at around 4:30 p.m. Wednesday aft

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Westport Sex Offender Arrested on New Charge in Seekonk

A registered Level Three sex offender from Westport is under arrest.

Police say 37-year-old Robert Assad of Borden Street was being sought after in an ongoing investigation by Westport Police. When officers arrived at his home to question him Wednesday morning, Assad was nowhere to be found

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