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Fall River Man Who Nearly Killed Dog Convicted of Animal Cruelty
Fall River Man Who Nearly Killed Dog Convicted of Animal Cruelty
A Massachusetts man who nearly killed a dog by stabbing it five times has been convicted of animal cruelty. William Whitson, of Fall River, was convicted Thursday and faces sentencing next Friday. The Herald News reports that Whitson said he stabbed the pit bull in self-defense because it bit him and wouldn't let go as he tried to stop it from attacking a smaller dog outside his barbershop in 2015
Parent Hires Lawyer
Parent Hires Lawyer
The mother of a student at Hayden-McFadden School in New Bedford has hired a lawyer after she says her daughter was stabbed with a hypodermic needle on school grounds. The claim stems from an incident on August 22, when Michelle Farland's six-year-old daughter came home from school and told her mother another child had poked her in the hand with a needle allegedly found on the playground earlier t
Cab Driver Stabbed
Cab Driver Stabbed
New Bedford Police are investigating after a taxi driver was stabbed in the head. Detective Captain Steven Vicente says just before 10pm Sunday night, police responded to the 400 block of Summer Street where a 35-year-old New Bedford man employed as a driver for Star Cab had reported being stabbed in the back of the head...