Lt. Amos Melo

North End Shooting Sends One Man To Hospital
A shooting in the North End sends one man to the hospital.
Police say the shooting was reported around 2:40 Saturday morning.
Lt. Amos Melo says officers responded to St. Luke's Hospital on a report that a man had been shot.
The 42 year old victim had been taken to the hospital in a private auto..…
City Man Makes Bail And Arrested Two Days Later
A 19 year old New Bedford man, already out on bail on charges of unlawful carrying of firearms, was arrested again Friday night for stealing a car.
Rayshond Lewis was arrested around 7pm after being found on Water Street with a stolen 2006 BMW...
New Bedford Woman Charged In Backpack Theft
A 35 year old New Bedford woman is facing charges after allegedly stealing a backpack containing jewelry and cash. Heather Leigh Amaral of Tremont Street was arrested Friday.
Public Information Officer Lt. Amos Melo tells WBSM News, a 47 year old city man told police the backpack was in his car parke…
City Man Charged With County Street Breaks
New Bedford Police have charged a city man with two recent break-ins on County Street.
Lt. Amos Mello says the breaks happened at the County General convenience store at 518 County Street on November 24th and the 28th.
Arrested on Thursday was 45 year old Leon Baveas of New Bedford...
Robbery Suspect Arrested In New Bedford
New Bedford Police say they've solved two recent armed robberies with an arrest over the weekend.
Two South End Police officers were conducting a routine patrol Saturday when they spotted 19 year old Elijah Sanford of Woodlawn Street who had previously been identified as a possible suspect...