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Shooting suspect in death of Mass. officer killed in exchange of gunfire

AUBURN, Mass. (AP) – The suspect in the fatal shooting of a Massachusetts police officer is dead after an exchange of gunfire with authorities.

The Worcester County district attorney says the man, identified as 35-year-old Jorge Zambrano, burst out of a closet and opened fire on the officers as they approached him inside an apartment in the small town of Oxford. 110 more words


Massachusetts officer shot during traffic stop dies

AUBURN, Mass. (AP) — A police officer was shot and killed during a traffic stop in a central Massachusetts town early Sunday, and a suspect is on the loose, authorities said. 185 more words


Troy man arrested on two felony charges after turn signal violation stop

TROY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – A Troy man is under arrest facing two felony charges after a traffic stop gone wrong Saturday morning.

New York State Troopers say they stopped Hassan Richardson, 29, for a turn signal violation on Hoosick Street. 151 more words


Man arrested driving under influence of 'purple drank,' authorities say

ROCHESTER, Minn. – Olmsted County deputies arrested a 39-year-old man early Tuesday morning who they say was driving under the influence of a concoction of Sprite and Robitussin, otherwise known as “purple drank.” 69 more words

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Connecticut Police Find $1M Worth Of Heroin In Traffic Stop

STRATFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut State Police troopers have seized about 28 pounds of heroin worth an estimated $1 million after pulling over a Chicago man. 123 more words


28 pounds of heroin seized in state police traffic stop

STRATFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — Connecticut State Police have arrested a Chicago man after they found approximately 28 pounds of heroin in his car.

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$600K in cocaine seized in Ohio traffic stop

LONDON, Ohio (WKBN) – A Chicago man is facing felony drug charges after Ohio State Highway Patrol troopers seized more than 13 pounds of cocaine, worth approximately $600,000, following a traffic stop in Madison County. 74 more words