The body of a small child was found Friday morning off Interstate 190 in Sterling and investigators believe it may be missing Fitchburg boy Jeremiah Oliver.
Fitchburg residents paid their respects at a memorial to 5-year-old Jeremiah Oliver after hearing word his body may have been found in Sterling.
Elsa Oliver was held on $100,000 bail on charges including kidnapping, assault and battery with a dangerous weapon and reckless endangerment.
Police say a snowplow captured on surveillance video hit a man last month in Lunenburg and then kept going.
The boyfriend has been ordered held on $250,000 bail in connection with the Jeremiah Oliver’s disappearance.
In an interview with WBZ-TV Thursday, Massachusetts Health and Human Services Secretary John Polanowicz said scores of teens under DCF watch are unaccounted for.
State troopers and local police from Leominster and Fitchburg collaborated on an investigation that led to the arrest of a NH bank robbery suspect early Saturday morning.
A teacher’s aide who was placed on leave over racy photos says she’s actually grateful for whoever informed the school about the photos.
A teacher’s aide who was placed on leave over racy photos has her job back.
Gov. Deval Patrick says the failure of the Department of Families and Children to keep track of a 5-year-old Fitchburg boy was inexcusable, but has provided the state with an opportunity to re-examine the agency.