Fitchburg Crime

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Recent Crime News

  • 7 Recent Arrests in Waltham

    Wednesday Nov 19 | via Patch.com 

    David Hay, 49, of 52 Bedford St., Waltham, was arrested at 4:50 p.m. Tuesday on a warrant for rape of a child with force. Dario Merisma, 31, of 17 Summer Ave., Waltham, was arrested at 11:25 p.m. Monday and charged with receiving stolen property over $250.

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  • Three charged after shots fired in Fitchburg

    Tuesday Nov 18 | via Sentinel & Enterprise 

    Three men were arrested in Fitchburg early Sunday morning after multiple shots were allegedly fired in a crime-ridden section of the city. Arrested in the incident were Joshua A. Armendo, 27, of 23 Oakland Drive, Auburn; Carlos J. Rivera, 30, of 86 Houghton St., third floor, Worcester; and Carlos Irizarry, 29, of 110 Piedmont St., Worcester.

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  • '18 beers' equals 4th OUI arrest for Fitchburg man

    Wednesday Nov 12 | via Sentinel & Enterprise 

    A Fitchburg man who admitted to a police officer that he drank 18 beers before getting behind the wheel and crashing his car was arrested Monday for the fourth time on drunken-driving charges, according to police. Gary Penski, 44, of 15 Green Briar Road was charged with his fourth OUI offense, as well as negligent operation of a motor vehicle and possession of alcohol in a motor vehicle. 12 comments

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  • 3-alarm fire levels Lunenburg house; no injuries but...

    Monday Nov 10 | via Sentinel & Enterprise 

    Crews from fire departments across North Central Massachusetts battled a three-alarm blaze that broke out Monday night on Mulpus Road into today's early-morning hours because of its sheer size. Crews were called to 111 Mulpus Road shortly before 9 p.m., for a report of a structure fire in a 2 1/2-story house.

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  • Man held in Fitchburg ATM robbery

    Friday Oct 31 | via Sentinel & Enterprise 

    A homeless man was arrested Thursday night for his alleged involvement in an armed robbery of a woman at a Main Street bank earlier in the day. Lt. Kevin O'Brien said Clemente Cintron Jr., 20, was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, black pants and multi-colored sneakers when he robbed a woman over the age of 60 at the ATM around 4 p.m. O'Brien said Cintron approached the woman, put a gun to her side and told her to give him her money.

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  • Suspect in attempted murder deemed dangerous

    Oct 28, 2014 | via Sentinel & Enterprise 

    Angel Pomales of Fitchburg, who was charged last week with attempted murder, was ruled dangerous at a hearing Monday morning. Pomales, 31, assaulted and beat his girlfriend of five years, Ashley Gravel, on Oct. 15. Gravel suffered a skull fracture after Pomales allegedly slammed her head into a dresser and attempted to strangle her.

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Fitchburg Law

For drug testing
It depends on the circumstances. In some cases, a person who is on a lengthy probation and has consistently done well,...
I have never been in trouble in my life, I got my first dui on christmas eve I refused the breath test and the field sobriety test. I keep changing my mind on wether I should fight it or not
Then speak to a lawyer
I got my first dui on christmas eve and have no criminal or previous record
If you took the breathalyzer test then you will have to wait at least 45 days (minimum sentence judge will impose to...
I took the breathalyzer and blew 1.3. Should I just plead GUILTY and throw myself on the mercy of the court, or should I plead NOT GUILTY and retain a lawyer?
Plead not guilty and talk to an oui defense lawyer! Even if you don't want to fight the charge, if this is a first...
i never paid fine my brother said he did but didnt can they come to ma. to arrest me.
If you failed to abide by the terms of your sentence, most likely there is a warrant for your arrest for violating the...
license is suspended and my daughter needs to use my car,can i register it in my name and let her use it?
There is no law which prevents you from having a vehicle registered in your name if your license is suspended. However,...
RMV sent me stated it will cost $500. The hearings officer stated the other fee was a breathalyzer fee. All of my court fees were paid in full following my case. Is this fee new in the state of Massachusetts?
No this not new, your license was suspended for either a refusal or a test over. Then you took the CWOF and a 45 day...