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SUV Crashes into Acushnet Chiropractor's Office
An Acushnet chiropractor's office is hoping to soon be back in business after an SUV crashed through the front of the building Tuesday morning.
According to a statement from Acushnet Fire Chief Kevin Gallagher, the department got a call at approximately 10:50 a...
Two-Car Crash in Acushnet Sends Both Drivers to Hospital
Acushnet Fire and EMS as well as Acushnet Police responded to a head-on motor vehicle crash involving two vehicles shortly before 2:30 p.m. this afternoon.
The crash took place on Peckham Road.
Rescue 1 transported one patient to Rhode Island Hospital, and Rescue 2 transported one patient to St...
Acushnet Man Charged With Sexual Assaults
An Acushnet man has been charged with sexually assaulting two people earlier this year durIng a party in the suspect's house-trailer on Keene Road.
Acushnet Police obtained a warrant and arrested 50 year old Peter Vierkant at his place of employment in New Bedford...
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. 
The men told the driver to head north on the Avenue, near the Acushn…
Reward For Animal Abuser Issued
$1,000 in reward money is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person responsible for the death of a four-year-old pitbull, and then dumping the body near a river.
Acushnet Police Search for Man in Dog Abuse Case
Acushnet Police are looking to the public for help in an animal abuse case.
According to Acushnet Police, a witness reported seeing a young, white male in a grey jogging suit toss a black plastic bag over the Slocum St. bridge. The unidentified male then ran off, last seen headed south on River Road.…
Police Station Approved
Voters in Acushnet have narrowly approved a debt exclusion that clears the way for construction of a new police station off Middle Road.  This voter told WBSM News he supported the project and is willing to take the tax hit...
The $5...
New Sex Charges
An Acushnet youth hockey coach is facing 64 new charges in Florida after he tried to solicit sex from teens.
According to Tampa Bay Online, 41-year-old Anthony DeSilva was charged with two counts of traveling to meet a minor and two counts of encouraging a child to engage in sexual performance...