STATE POLICE, FEDERAL AGENTS, TASK FORCE INTERCEPT 15 KILOS OF COCAINE BROUGHT INTO MASS. FROM MEXICO, TAKE TWO INTO CUSTODY FOR TRAFFICKING

Massachusetts State Police, federal agents, and members of a joint task force on Monday apprehended two Mexican nationals who brought 15 kilograms of cocaine into the state from Mexico in a tractor-trailer. The two suspects were arrested after officers witnessed a narcotics transaction at the Ludlow Service Plaza. GERARDO MADRIGAL QUINTERO, 23, of Culiacan, Mexico,…

BERKSHIRE DISTRICT ATTORNEY’S OFFICE RELEASES AGE-PROGRESSED SKETCHES OF SUSPECT IN LYNN BURDICK DISAPPEARANCE

The Berkshire District Attorney’s Office and the Massachusetts State Police Berkshire Detective Unit are releasing a new forensic sketch and four age-progressed variations of a suspect in the 1982 disappearance of Lynn Burdick. State Police began investigating the disappearance of then 18-year-old Burdick on April 17, 1982, when she went missing at some point between…

State Police Investigating Fatal Single-Car Crash in Stoughton

At 8:30 p.m. Wednesday Massachusetts State Troopers responded to a single-vehicle rollover crash on Route 24 north in Stoughton that resulted in the death of the operator. Preliminary investigation indicates that a 2015 Infiniti Q40 was northbound in the right lane when, for reasons still under investigation, it went off the right side of the…

State Police Investigating Fatal Motorcycle Crash in Newburyport

At 10:16 p.m. Wednesday Massachusetts State Troopers responded to a crash on Route 95 north in Newburyport that involved several vehicles and resulted in the death of a motorcycle operator. Preliminary investigation indicates that a 2005 Yamaha XVS110 was northbound when, according to witnesses two other nearby vehicles had a near-collision. The near-miss between those…

State Police Investigating Fatal Motorcycle Crash in Amesbury

At 7:55 PM Wednesday Massachusetts State Troopers responded to a crash on Route 495 northbound in Amesbury that resulted in the death of a motorcycle operator. Preliminary investigation indicates that a 2009 Yamaha YZFR6 was being operated erratically and at a high rate of speed by Kruise A. Herring Delgado, a 34-year-old male from Lowell.…

STATE POLICE INVESTIGATING FATAL PEDESTRIAN CRASH IN SAUGUS

Troopers from the State Police-Danvers Barracks responded to a crash on Route 1 southbound in Saugus Tuesday night that resulted in the death of a pedestrian. Preliminary investigation indicates that at approximately 10:04 PM Carlos Vasquez, 45, of Bennington, Vt., was crossing all three southbound lanes on foot from the area of a Burger King…