5 August 2021
"You can imagine 11 armed individuals standing with long guns slung on an interstate highway [early in the morning] certainly raises concerns," a State Police officer said, "and is not consistent with the firearms laws we have here in Massachusetts
Police in standoff with armed militia on Massachusetts highway
11 arrested in standoff involving group of armed men on I-95 in Massachusetts
A total of 11 suspects in Wakefield are now in custody after standoff shuts down I-95.
[email protected] are getting ready to provide more information at a press conference. You can watch it by clicking the link below WATCH #Boston25
# Group told police they were on their way to "training
Wakefield Police Chief: People can leave Wakefield, but avoid the impacted area - North Ave, Parker Road and Ash Street. Businesses can open if they are not in the search area
2 men have been arrested on North Ave. Men were wearing fatigues and body armor. Scene on I95 still ongoing1 month ago
2 men have been arrested on North Ave. Men were wearing fatigues and body armor. Scene on I95 still ongoing
2 in custody amid armed standoff that shut down I-95 in Wakefield, prompted shelter in place
The two suspects were spotted by members of @NEMLEC. An officer tells they were walking down the road dressed in camouflage. They were arrested here on North Ave. in Wakefield. 6 armed men remain in the woods
SHELTER IN PLACE in Wakefield. @WakefieldPD confirm 8 armed men ran into the woods after being pulled over on Rte. 128 in the area of Parker Road/Elm St. Residents urged to lock their doors and stay inside
Police say the men appear to be contained in the woods adjacent to Route 128. "No threats were made, but these men should be considered armed and dangerous," police say
Police are asking residents in these areas to lock their doors and stay inside their homes. A lot of police officers are in the area searching for the men
Wakefield Police say during a traffic stop, approx. 8 men carrying handguns & rifles "claiming to be from a group that does not recognize our laws" got out of their cars and ran into the woods off 128 in the area of Parker Road and Elm Street
Police and SWAT teams on Parker Road in Wakefield. @MassStatePolice tell several armed suspects are refusing to comply with orders and put down their weapons. Residents in Wakefield and Reading urged to SHELTER IN PLACE
From Mass State Police: several armed persons accounted for at this scene on Rt 95. They are refusing to comply with orders to provide their information and put down their weapons.
Members of the NEMLEC Swat team about to deplore in Wakefield to assist in the Route 95 stand off. Route 95 shut down both north and south between North Ave and Route 93. Incident is on the northbound side
This is Parker Rd and Elm St in Wakefield. Officers are out in this neighborhood at the side of 95 which remains closed
Members of the NEMLEC Swap Team getting ready to assist in Wakefield on the Route 95 standoff
128 remains closed in both directions right now at North Ave in Wakefield/Reading. This is a SWAT vehicle getting on the highway. State Police would only confirm armed persons in the area. Shelter in place in effect
Wakefield - I95NB, south of North Ave. MSP have multiple armed subjects on the highway and also in the wood line/neighborhood. Residents are advised to SHELTER IN PLACE and AVOID THE AREA
# New Bedford police say an explosive device was found on the front porch of a home on Mosher Street this morning. No one was hurt, but police are looking for information
Boston Police Dept.:BPD Traffic Advisory: Street Closure for free Fireworks Spectacular on the Common On Sunday July 4, 2021, Charles Street will be closed between Boylston Street and Beacon Street from 8:00 PM until 12:00 AM as part of this year's free Fireworks Spectacular on the Boston Common
Rabbi Shlomo Noginski was stabbed yesterday outside Boston's Shaloh House Jewish Day School. He is in stable condition & recovering. His alleged perpetrator, Khaled Awad, 24, has been apprehended by Police
Crews respond to large steam leak in Cambridge in the area of Spring and Second streets
Police: Man killed, 2nd injured in suspected fight at Maine home
They are the ninth and tenth people to be arrested by the FBI Boston Office
1 month ago
Tornado Warning including Gardner MA, Athol MA, Winchendon MA until 5:30 PM EDT
Boston Police Dept.:Area A-1 Officers Arrest Two and Recover a Large Amount of Drugs at 2 Boylston Street
Total loss in Braintree on Granite St. Firefighters say 2 people made it out ok1 month ago
Total loss in Braintree on Granite St. Firefighters say 2 people made it out ok
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