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Police Arrest Suspect In Attempted Store Robbery

New Bedford Police arrest a suspect in an attempted robbery Friday in the West End. 

Det. Capt. Steve Vicente tells WBSM  News, a man entered the Quick Pic Variety Store at 452 Cottage Street Friday morning, grabbed the clerk and demanded money

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Police Hunt For Break-In Suspect

New Bedford Police are looking for a burglary suspect. 

According to Capt. Steve Vicente, two  new laptop computers were taken from a home Saturday night in the 200 block of Pope Street.  The occupant was not at home at the time of the break-in

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Four Now Charged In West End Shootings

Four people have now been charged in connection with a pair of shootings Monday afternoon in New Bedford's West End. 

Police arrested 19 year old Melanie Ribeiro and two male juveniles Monday afternoon, after stopping a car a short distance away from where the shootings took place

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TSM - Carney students led from the school to waiting parents after lockdown was lifted.
TSM - Carney students led from the school to waiting parents after lockdown was lifted.

Update: Three Arrested Following West End Shootings

New Bedford Police have arrested two male juveniles and an adult female in connection with a shooting incident Monday afternoon in the city's West End. 

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New Bedford Police Hunt For Armed Robber

A man armed with a kitchen knife held up the J-&-L Market on Maxfield Street. 

According to police, the man walked into the store Tuesday morning with a tee shirt over his head, with holes cut out for his eyes. 

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Cab Driver Robbed In North End

New Bedford Police are investigating the robbery of a cab driver early Monday.  

Lt. John  Chaves tells WBSM News, a Blue Bird Taxi picked up two men outside the 7-11 store at 14-99 Acushnet Avenue around 2:30am

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D-A’s Office Identifies Homocide Victim

The District Attorney's office says local and state police are now involved in a homocide investigation. 

D-A spokesman Greg Miliote says New Bedford Police received a 9-11 call shortly ater 3am, saying a man had been shot inside a home at 25 Austin Street

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City Man Charged In Break-In

New Bedford Police arrest a city man, following a break into a West End apartment. 

Police responded to Pleasant and Sycamore streets around 7 Thursday morning, and talked to a neighbor who said she saw a man climb a fire escape and force his way into a second floor apartment

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North End Break-In Suspect Gets Away, Leaves Blood Trail

New Bedford Police are searching for a man they say pilfered jewelry and cash from an Acushnet Avenue business.

Police say early Thursday morning, a man in a hooded sweatshirt broke into the International Guatemala Musica store through a window

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New Bedford Police photo of Matthew Alves

Police Say Four Will Be Charged In Attempted Robbery

New Bedford Police say four men will be charged in connection with an attempted robbery Monday night at Conduit and Harwich streets. 

Det. Capt. Steve Vicente says the 22 year old male victim thought he had a deal to sell four pairs of sneakers for one thousand dollars

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