Veterans' Agent

Teen Gets 10-15 Years
Eighteen year old Cameron McCarthy of New Bedford  was sentenced to State Prison on Friday for his role in the fatal shooting and robbery of a city cab driver in November, 2015. The victim, 66-year old Donald DePina was shot and killed  after transporting two men  in his Bluebird Cab to a remote location of Brooklawn Park in the North End...
Two Teens Indicted
Two Teens Indicted
The Bristol County District Attorney's Office says two New Bedford teenagers were indicted this week for the murder of city cab driver Donald DePina in November, 2015. Prosecutors say 18 year old Alexander Mills and 16 year old Cameron McCarthy gunned down DePina after the cab driver had brought them from Purchase Street to Brooklawn Park in his Bluebird cab...
Candlelight Vigil
Candlelight Vigil
Survivors of Homicide Victims Awareness Month wrapped up Sunday night with a Candlelight Vigil outside New Bedford City Hall. Organizers say the event is to remember those slain by gun violence, and honor their survivors who live with their loss everyday...
Donald DePina Laid To Rest
Donald DePina Laid To Rest
A New Bedford veteran and former Veterans Agent for the city was laid to rest on Monday. Sixty-six year old Donald DePina was killed on November 28th during a robbery while he was driving a taxi cab in the city's North End. DePina served as the Veterans Agent for the City of New Bedford during the administration of Mayor Fred Kalisz...