Local Man Arrested with Cocaine and Firearm

New Bedford, MA — Narcotics detectives have placed a local man under arrest following an investigation into his narcotics activity. On April 24th, Detective Nathaniel Almeida concluded his investigation into a cocaine delivery service, which culminated in a search warrant execution at 341 North Street, Apt #1.  The target of the investigation was BRANDON DELGADO,…

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New Bedford Police Announce Historic Seizure of Cocaine

New Bedford, MA — On May 1st, Detective Jonathan Miranda concluded his investigation into a cocaine delivery service, which culminated in the execution of three search warrants. One for 385 Farm St., apartment #2, one for 189 Deane St., apartment #1, and one for a 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee connected to the target of the…

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Three Arrests and a Gun Seizure Following North-End Distrubance

New Bedford, MA — Patrol officers have taken an illegal firearm off the streets and placed three adults under arrest. On April 22nd, around 6:30 PM, north-end units responded to 189 Deane Street in response to a group disturbing in the rear yard.  Upon arrival, Ofc. George Coto observed the group, one of whom was wearing…

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Suspect Quickly Apprehended Following Shooting Incident

New Bedford, MA — A local man has been taken into custody following a shooting incident yesterday on Austin Street. On April 29th, at around 2:30 PM, officers responded to the area of Austin Street near County Street regarding an adult male gunshot victim.  The male was transported to the hospital for emergency treatment. While…

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Drunk Driving Arrest Leads to Firearm Seizure

    New Bedford, MA — Patrol officers have taken a Providence man into custody following a late-night traffic stop this past weekend. On April 14th, at around 3 AM, officers were investigating the erratic operation of a vehicle that had stopped on Norwell St. The suspect, Mr. ELIEZER MELERO, 27, of Sumster St. in…

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Two Arrests Made Following Attempted Moped Theft

New Bedford, MA — Patrol officers arrested two suspects after attempting to steal a moped in a south-end plaza. On April 7th, at around noon, south-end patrol units responded to a call for two males wearing ski masks involved in an assault in the area of the Seabra parking lot. Upon arrival, it was learned…

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Local Couple Arrested on Fentanyl Trafficking Charges

New Bedford, MA –– New Bedford narcotics detectives have made an arrest following a significant seizure of fentanyl and cash. On April 4th, Detective Jonathan Miranda concluded his investigation into a fentanyl distribution operation, which culminated in a search warrant execution at 164 Richmond St. The targets of the investigation were 40-year-old ANTONIO CONCEPCION-DIAZ and…

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Local Man Arrested with Quarter Kilo of Cocaine

New Bedford, MA — Detectives have placed a man under arrest for trafficking in cocaine following an investigation into his activities. On Monday, April 1, at around 11 p.m., Det. Nathaniel Almeida concluded his investigation into a cocaine distribution service being operated out of 89 Barrett Street.  The target of the investigation was ANDRES GALVAN…

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Suspect Arrested following North-End Shooting

New Bedford, MA – A local man has been placed under arrest following a shooting in the north-end sector. On Monday, April 1, at around 9:30 p.m., patrol units were called to the Earle Street/Ashley Boulevard intersection regarding a hit-and-run accident involving a man with a gun.  It was then reported that shots had been…

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Local Man Arrested for Firearm Possession

  New Bedford, MA – Patrol officers have arrested a man in the north-end sector for unlawfully carrying a gun. On March 25th, at around 10 a.m., a call was received regarding a man with a pistol in his waistband walking on County Street in the area of Coggeshall Street.  Shortly thereafter, Ofc. Michael Dane…

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