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Credit: Massachusetts State Police
Credit: Massachusetts State Police

Man Arrested With Over 40 Opened Nip Bottles

State Police say they found 42 open vodka nip bottles during a traffic stop on Route 24 in Freetown Sunday night.

A trooper stopped a dodge pickup truck at around 530 p.m. for motor vehicle violations

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Kidnapping Suspect Held On $250,000 Bail

A Lawrence woman has pleaded not guilty to participating in an armed kidnapping last month.

Twenty-eight-year-old Stephanie Walker is held on $250,000 bail after her district court arraignment Tuesday on kidnapping and assault charges

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Credit: Bristol County District Attorney's Office
Credit: Bristol County District Attorney's Office

Kidnap Suspect Faces Arraignment

A Lawrence woman charged with participating in an armed kidnapping last month is facing arraignment.

Prosecutors say 28-year-old Stephanie Walker is being returned from Maryland to Massachusetts and faces arraignment Tuesday in Taunton District Court on charges of kidnapping and assault and battery

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From left kidnapping suspects Adynew Alves and Stephanie Walker. Credit :Bristol Country District Attorney's Office
From left kidnapping suspects Adynew Alves and Stephanie Walker. Credit :Bristol Country District Attorney's Office

Kidnap Suspects’ Vehicle Found, Suspects Remain At Large

The vehicle belonging to two suspects being sought for a kidnapping Tuesday night has been found, but the two suspects remain at large.

Gregg Miliote, a spokesman with the Bristol County District Attorney's Office, says the 1996 blue Nissan Sentra was spotted Wednesday morning near the Taunton/Freetown border

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From left kidnapping suspects Adynew Alves and Stephanie Walker. Credit :Bristol Country District Attorney's Office
From left kidnapping suspects Adynew Alves and Stephanie Walker. Credit :Bristol Country District Attorney's Office

State Police Searching For Two Kidnapping Suspects

State police are looking for two suspects after a female kidnapping victim escaped on Route 24 in Taunton.

The gunpoint kidnapping is believed to have taken place in the Boston area Tuesday night, according to a press release from the Bristol County District Attorney's Office

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Two Injured In Crash On Route 24

Two men were hospitalized following a Wednesday morning crash on Route 24 South.

The crash, involving a dump truck and a car, took place at 11:40 a.m. at the ramp to Airport Road in Fall River, according to a press release from the Massachusetts State Police

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Crash On Route 24 Leaves 1 Dead, 3 Injured

State police are investigating an early Friday morning crash on Route 24 north that left one person dead and three others injured.

State police say a Saab and a Dodge Durango collided on the northbound near Exit 11 in Berkley around 1:40 a

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Taunton Man Convicted in Freetown Drive-By Murder

A second Taunton man has been convicted of murder in the 2009 drive-by shooting of a passenger in car speeding along Route 24 in Freetown. 

Thomas Jeffreys was found guilty Friday in the death of 29-year-old Troy Pina, also of Taunton. Jef

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Encouraging Decision For Mashpee Wampanoags

The Mashpee Wampanoag tribe is pointing to a recent legal opinion from the U.S. Department of Interior as a major boost for its bid to have land placed into trust for a resort casino in Taunton.
 
    The department said tribes are not required to have been federally recognized before 1934 to be eligible for a land-in-trust designation by the Bureau of Indian Affairs

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Photo from Mass. State Police

Truck Operator Identified In Route 24 Crash

A tanker truck transporting 11,000 gallons of gasoline that rolled over and burst into flames on Route 24 in Fall River sent think black smoke into air, shook nearby houses, and brought traffic to a standstill

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