Fall River Crime
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Monday Dec 15 | via WHDH
The Massachusetts judge overseeing Aaron Hernandez's murder trial has banned all NFL gear from the courthouse once the trial starts. Superior Court Judge Susan Garsh's order, released Monday, says people will not be allowed inside the Fall River Justice Center if they're wearing or carrying clothing, buttons or other objects that include the name or images of the NFL, Patriots or "football-related insignia." Comment?
Saturday Dec 13 | via Boston.com
A man is dead after being struck by two cars in Fall River Friday night, and one driver has been charged with leaving the scene, police said. Fall River police stated they were called to 601 Laurel St. around 10 p.m. for a male down in the roadway. Comment?
Friday Dec 12 | via ABC 33/40
Hernandez has pleaded not guilty t... A Vermont folk artist who became a folk hero to some after taking on the fast-food giant Chik-fil-A in a legal fight with can now legally protect the phrase "eat more kale." A folk artist who became a folk hero to some after picking a fight with fast-food giant Chick-fil-A over use of the phrase "eat more kale" - similar to their trademarked "eat mor chikin" - has won his legal battle. Comment?
Friday Dec 12 | via NBC29
Hernandez has pleaded not guilty t... A prosecutor says the FBI is looking into the hanging death of a black North Carolina teen after his family questioned the official ruling that he killed himself. A Southern California man was arrested during a standoff on a freeway bridge, days after he vanished with his four sons and his wife, whose body was found in a car trunk. Comment?
Thursday Dec 11 | via SouthCoastToday.com
Nothing substitutes having direct contact with the people, so I'm not surprised that I haven't seen or heard from him. And I think that's a good sign,” said Lang, the former mayor of New Bedford, during a recent interview at his Orchard Street law firm. Comment?
Friday Dec 5 | via Examiner.com
On August 4, 1892, Andrew and Abby Borden were found murdered in their home. Lizzie was arrested and tried for the ax murders. Comment?
Friday Dec 5 | via SouthCoastToday.com
Police are seeking a suspect in the Wednesday robbery of Bay Coast Bank, 335 Stafford Road, who they say has ties to New Bedford. Police identified Steven Vieira, 37, a Maple Gardens resident, as the suspect who entered the bank at about round 12:40 p.m. and demanded money from a teller after telling her that he had a weapon, Detective JD Costa said in a release. After taking an undisclosed amount of cash, the man fled the bank. Comment?
Tuesday Dec 2 | via Boston.com
Fall River police are seeking the public's help in locating two suspects, one of whom is facing charges of indecent assault and kidnapping, who have been added to the department's Ten Most Wanted list. Robert E. Scott, 33, formerly of Bay Street in Fall River, is wanted for a host of charges including armed burglary, kidnapping of a child, indecent assault and battery on a person over 14, and witness intimidation, police said. Comment?
Tuesday Dec 2 | via Turnto10.com
Fall River police asked for the public's help Tuesday in locating two men added to the city's top 10 fugitives list. Police said 33-year-old Robert Scott is wanted in connection with the kidnapping of a 23-year-old woman and a 4-year-old girl on Saturday. Comment?
Tuesday Dec 2 | via WLNE-TV Providence
By News Staff email@example.com Fall River Police need help finding two men now on the city's Most Wanted List. Police say 33-year-old Robert Scott is wanted for kidnapping a 23-year-old woman and 4-year-old girl on Saturday. Comment?
Sunday Nov 30 | via SouthCoastToday.com
A Fall River man was arrested and charged with drunken driving on Saturday night after allegedly striking a pedestrian walking along Interstate 195 near the Braga Bridge in Somerset, according to Massachusetts State Police. The pedestrian was killed, state police said. Comment?
Sunday Nov 30 | via Boston Herald
Massachusetts State Police say a man walking on Interstate 195 in Somerset has been struck by a vehicle and killed, and the driver has been charged with drunken driving. Police say the single-car crash happened about 8:30 p.m. Saturday on the westbound side of the interstate near Exit 4B. Comment?
Thursday Nov 20 | via WLNE-TV Providence
By News Staff firstname.lastname@example.org Fall River Police arrested a local woman they say stole cash from a Webster Bank on Monday. According to police, 44-year-old Tammy Lee Fournier of Fall River walked in to the Webster Bank on Jeremiah V. Sullivan Drive and demanded money from the teller. Comment?
Wednesday Nov 19 | via Turnto10.com
Fall River police released surveillance pictures Wednesday of an armed robbery. Investigators said they hope someone can identify the female assailant. Comment?
Wednesday Nov 19 | via SouthCoastToday.com
Police are asking the public to help them identify and locate a woman suspected of committing an armed robbery at the 7-Eleven convenience store at 340 Milliken Boulevard. The robbery occurred Sunday around 9:45 p.m. A clerk at the 7-Eleven told police that a woman entered the store and demanded money after displaying a handgun. Comment?
Monday Nov 17 | via WLNE-TV Providence
By News Staff email@example.com Fall River Police are investigating after a bank robbery at the Webster Bank on . Police say a female suspect entered the bank demanding money and fled with an undisclosed amount of cash. Comment?
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