Leicester

A photo from 2013 of a bear spotted in a Leicester resident's back yard. (File Image Credit: Leicester Police Department)

Leicester Police Warn Residents After Recent Bear Sightings

Police are warning Leicester residents to be on the lookout for bears after multiple sightings have been reported in recent days.

22 hours ago

A seven week old baby cougar. (Photo credit STEPHANIE PILICK/AFP/GettyImages)

Leicester Resident Photographs Possible Mountain Lion

Police are hoping to positively identify a mysterious animal.

01/16/2015

A man was shot and killed outside Smitty's Tavern in Worcester. (WBZ-TV)

Police Identify Victim Of Fatal Worcester Shooting

A Leicester man was shot and killed outside a Worcester bar on Monday night.

12/23/2014

(Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Two Charged In Connection With Stolen Leicester Laptop

Two people were charged with receiving stolen property related to the theft of a laptop that contained pictures of a woman’s late seven-year-old son.

12/17/2014

Maverik Riel and his sister Edy. (Photo: WBZ-TV)

Stolen Laptop Returned To Leicester Family, Photos Erased

Police have recovered the laptop stolen from a Leicester family, but the priceless memories that were on it are gone.

12/10/2014

Maverik Riel and his sister Edy. (Photo: WBZ-TV)

Family’s Stolen Laptop Contained Photos Of Deceased Child

Last Saturday thieves broke into a Leicester family’s home. They escaped with TVs, cash, jewelry and other valuables. Worst of all, they stole a laptop.

12/09/2014

Thief steals planter from Eller's Restaurant. (Facebook photo)

Leicester Restaurant Owner Shames Plant Thief On Facebook

A restaurant owner is using Facebook to try to shame a thief into returning what he stole.

08/04/2014

(Photo courtesy: Leicester Police)

Teenage Girl Injured In Fall At Abandoned Leicester Mill; Charged With Trespassing

Three underage girls are facing trespassing charges after one of them was injured in a fall inside an abandoned and collapsed mill building.

06/21/2014

Crews battled the cold to fight a house fire in Leicester. (Courtesy)

Leicester Firefighters Battle Cold, Lack Of Hydrants To Fight Fire

Firefighters struggled to get enough water to battle a house fire late Wednesday night.

01/30/2014

Stacy Schnee the topless biker. (Photo Courtesy: TELEGRAM.COM/ T&G Staff/STEVE LANAVA)

Worcester Woman’s Topless Bike Ride Raises Questions About Laws

A Worcester woman’s choice to ride her bicycle topless has raised questions about the clarity of some state and local laws.

09/16/2013

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