Coggeshall St.

Wanted Man Dives Into River
A North Front Street man wanted by police on outstanding warrants, took an unscheduled dip into the Acushnet River on Thursday morning. Police say officers spotted 28 year old James Sylvia walking near the Coggeshall Street bridge on Thursday...
Westport Man Charged
New Bedford Police arrested a Westport man on kidnapping charges early Sunday after he assaulted a female and attempted to take her in his vehicle against her will. Police received a report at 2:47 a.m. at Petro Mart, 171 Coggeshall St...
PAACA Shelter Open
Due to the cold temperatures forecast PAACA announced that they got approval from the city to open their shelter Wednesday night.
Overflow Shelter Opens
With temperatures dipping into the teens, New Bedford's Emergency Overflow Shelter opened Tuesday night at the PAACA headquarters on Coggeshall Street. Emergency Management Director Mark Mahoney tells WBSM News, the decision was made Tuesday afternoon to open the shelter...
City Man Going To Prison
A New Bedford man is going to state prison for an armed robbery in January of this year. The District Attorney's Office says 21 year old Jose Sanchez pleaded guilty to two counts of armed robbery while masked and one count of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon...
Thursday Morning Accident
Motorists are being asked to avoid the area near Coggeshall St. and Route 18 in New Bedford as emergency crews are on the scene following a two car accident.