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Recent Crime News
Tuesday Apr 8 | via Lowell Sun
A melee at the corner of Mirror and Lupine roads in Billerica a week ago that involved 20 men armed with bats, beer bottles, a machete and a shovel resulted in one homeowner being injured and car windows being smashed, Billerica police allege. Comment?
Monday Apr 7 | via Lowell Sun
A charge of failure to register as a sex offender is gone, but Billerica man's battle against the local police over a resisting arrest charge is far from over. Comment?
Friday Apr 4 | via CBS Local
A man charged with a carjacking spree that spanned six communities earlier this week told WBZ-TV he was "really high" and had "no idea what happened" at the time As he was escorted by officers into court in a wheelchair with his left leg in a cast, WBZ-TV's Bree Sison asked Hall if he had anything to say. Comment?
Wednesday Apr 2 | via Lowell Sun
An Everett man accused of repeatedly shooting at police and carjacking at least three people during a wild police pursuit Monday was ordered held without bail when he was arraigned in his hospital bed Tuesday pending a dangerousness hearing Friday. Comment?
Wednesday Apr 2 | via Boston Herald
An accused gun-toting Everett carjacker who cops say went on an extended road trip in other people's cars was hit with nine criminal charges in a hospital bed arraignment yesterday, and authorities have not ruled out more as the investigation is just revving up. Comment?
Monday Mar 31 | via Boston Herald
An Everett man accused of stealing and carjacking four vehicles in less than 24 hours - crashing three of them - and trading gunfire with cops calmly counted out change to a woman behind the counter of West Billerica Liquors while buying a pack of Newport cigarettes as his rampage neared its end. Comment?
Monday Mar 31 | via WHDH
A carjacking suspect was arrested in Bedford Monday afternoon, believed to be connected to several carjackings in the area. Comment?
Monday Mar 31 | via Patch.com
Police have identified the 28-year-old man who was arrested Monday afternoon in Bedford after allegedly committing armed carjackings in Haverhill, Newton, Billerica and Concord late Sunday night into Monday afternoon. Comment?
Monday Mar 31 | via Lowell Sun
When Sunday O. Orekoya was arrested on his front lawn in front of family and his neighbors last May for failure to register as a sex offender, he claims the Billerica police incorrectly labeled him a "dangerous sex offender.' Comment?
Sunday Mar 30 | via Lowell Sun
Officials say a 21-year-old Newton man nearly incited a riot at the Middlesex House of Correction in Billerica last summer in a food fight over his religious rights. Comment?
Saturday Mar 22 | via Patch.com
The following is an excerpt from the Wilmington Police log from Saturday, March 22, to Sunday, March 23. Saturday, March 22 At 12:24 a.m. a caller on Glen Road reported that two vehicle's pulled up to his neighbor's house. Comment?