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Four Car Fires
NEW BEDFORD - Three cars were apparently intentionally set on fire in New Bedford early Thursday morning, with another car fire reported earlier this week. New Bedford Police say between 1:33 and 2:30 a.m. Thursday, police and fire personnel responded to three vehicle fires at Sawyer and Myrtle Streets, Cedar Grove and County Streets, and Adams and Myrtle Streets...
More Tire Slashing Reports
NEW BEDFORD - New Bedford Police are responding to more reports of tire slashings in the near-North End. Police say they filed fourteen additional reports Wednesday of cars that had one or more tires intentionally flattened mostly in the area of Myrtle and Penniman Streets, with several cars on Summer, Adams, and Highland Streets also targeted...
Shots Fired
New Bedford's ShotSpotter gunshot detection system picked up multiple shots fired in the area of 63 Adams Street, just south of Sawyer Street this morning. Police confirm a total of six gunshots were fired around 7:20am. Responding officers found six spent shell casings in the area...
Parking Stabbing
A dispute over parking on a city street leads to a stabbing in New Bedford. Police tell WBSM News a 50-year-old New Bedford man parked his car on Adams Street in the West End just after 12am Friday morning when he got into an argument over the parking space with several people watching from a nearby home...
Terror Plot
The son of a Boston police captain is facing charges for allegedly plotting an ISIS-inspired terrorist attack. The Justice Department says Alexander Ciccolo of Adams was arrested on July 4th for unlawful possession of several guns. The 23-year-old is also accused of planning to set off a pressure cooker bomb similar to the ones used in the Boston Marathon bombing...
Infant Remains Found
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...