• Massachusetts 11 hours ago

    Wake Held in Milton for BU Professor Who Passed Away in Tragic Staircase Fall

    Mourners gathered Sunday afternoon in Milton to pay their respects to a Boston University professor who died after falling about 20 feet through a rusted-out staircase near a train station last week.

  • milton Sep 7

    Milton Teen Hockey Player Left Paralyzed After Tournament Injury

    Jake Thibeault, 18, was seriously injured after an accident during a hockey game at the Eastern Alliance Kickoff tournament in Hopedale, Massachusetts.

  • shooting Jul 12

    Accused Gunman in Deadly Milton Shooting Due in Court Monday

    Myles King, 21, of Milton, is due in court Monday for a murder charge in connection to the shooting death of 25-year-old Marquis Simmons Saturday.

  • shooting Jul 12

    Accused Gunman in Deadly Milton Shooting Held Without Bail

    The suspect in fatal shooting in Milton, Massachusetts, over the weekend was held without bail at his arraignment Monday. Myles King, a 21-year-old from Milton, is accused of shooting 25-year-old Marquis Simmons. Simmons was shot after he got off his moped, according to a statement from the Norfolk District Attorney’s office. He was taken to Boston Medical Center where...

  • Massachusetts Jul 12

    Family, Friends Devastated After Milton Man, 25, Gunned Down Saturday Night

    Marquis Simmons was fatally shot Saturday evening after he got off his moped in the area of Belvoir Road. Myles King was arrested Sunday and is facing a murder charge.

  • Massachusetts Jul 11

    25-Year-Old Fatally Shot in Milton; Suspect in Custody

    Marquis Simmons, 25, of Milton, was fatally shot shortly after he got off his moped near Belvoir Road, police said. A 21-year-old suspect, Myles King, was arrested Sunday.

  • Fatal Shooting Jul 12

    Moped Driver, 25, Shot and Killed in Milton; 21-Year-Old Suspect Arrested

    A 25-year-old Massachusetts man was fatally shot Saturday evening in Milton, police said. Less than 24 hours later, authorities announced they had made an arrest in the case. Myles King, 21, of Milton, was arrested Sunday and is facing a murder charge in connection to the shooting death of 25-year-old Marquis Simmons, Norfolk District Attorney Michael Morrissey and Milton Chief…

  • New Hampshire Jun 27

    8-Year-Old Shooting Chipmunks Accidentally Strikes Uncle

    A 32-year-old man was accidentally shot in the head in New Hampshire after the bullet fired by his 8-year-old nephew ricocheted while they were shooting chipmunks, police said. The man was injured Friday in Milton and is expected to recover, Fosters Daily Democrat reports. Police said a bullet shot by the 8-year-old ricocheted after killing a chipmunk and hit the...

  • milton May 28

    Teen Hit by MBTA Bus in Milton

    A teenager was hit by an MBTA bus in Milton, Massachusetts, on Friday morning as she was crossing the street with her mother. The victim was taken to the Boston Medical Center, according to the MBTA. Her name was not released and there was no immediate word on her condition. A nurse practitioner who was nearby when the victim was…

  • Massachusetts May 28

    Police: 39-Year-Old Father Drowned in Milton Pond

    Police identified a man who went missing while swimming at a pond Thursday and was later found dead in Milton, Massachusetts. The victim who drowned in Houghton’s Pond was a 39-year-old Quincy man who was at the pond with his son, according to Massachusetts State Police. His name is not being released. Investigators believe the man entered the pond to...

  • Boston Police Department May 20

    Court Records: Video Shows Boston Officer Assaulting Child

    Cellphone video shows a Boston police officer striking a 10-year-old boy on the head and face and taunting the child, an investigator said in court records. Sgt. Brian Dunford was arraigned Tuesday on an assault and battery charge after authorities obtained the video from his estranged wife’s cellphone through a search warrant. A detective wrote that Dunford is seen...

  • mbta May 12

    Lawmakers Want Answers About MBTA Trolley Project Delay

    Massachusetts lawmakers are reacting to a report from the NBC10 Boston Investigators about a $7.9 million project to upgrade the historic trolleys on the Mattapan High Speed line. Our investigation revealed the project is two years behind schedule and the shells of the stripped-down trolleys are still sitting in an Everett facility. “It was pretty frustrating and I was angry,…

  • fire Apr 20

    Two Kittens Dead, Side of House Collapsed in Milford Fire

    Crews were battling a house fire in Milford, Massachusetts Tuesday morning. Several people were able to escape the home at 39 Howard Street, but two kittens died in the fire. No one else was injured. Three adults and no children were displaced, according to the Red Cross of Massachusetts. Firefighters had trouble reaching the house with fire hoses. They had…

  • Massachusetts Apr 17

    Mass. Officer Faces Criminal Charges in Racist Rant, Home Dispute

    A white Massachusetts police officer who authorities say assaulted her husband and threatened her son’s Black friend in a heated dispute over the Black Lives Matter movement is now facing criminal charges. The Boston Globe reported a district court clerk magistrate ruled Thursday there’s probable cause for criminal charges against Patricia Lio, 52, of Westwood. The Milton police officer,...

  • car crash Apr 7

    Man Dies When Car Crashes Into Utility Pole in Milton

    A man died after crashing his car into a pole in Milton, Massachusetts, early Wednesday morning, police said. The man, a 39-year-old who hasn’t been identified, was ejected from the car, which had been traveling down Blue Hill Road about 3:30 a.m. Speed appeared to be a factor in the crash, according to Milton police. Some power lines and...

  • fire Mar 23

    Fire Destroys School Under Construction in Milton

    Firefighters battelled flames that broke out in a former function hall around 1:30 a.m. Tuesday in Milton, Massachusetts. The old function hall was being renovated into a future Goddard School, a private early education provider.

  • fire Mar 23

    Overnight Fire Destroys Future Milton Preschool Building

    Firefighters battled flames that broke out in a former function hall at 1:30 a.m. Tuesday in Milton, Massachusetts. The century-old Milton Hoosic Club function hall was being renovated for use by the Goddard School, a franchised private preschool and educational daycare company. The building is a total loss after a couple of months worth of construction, according to Milton Fire…

  • coronavirus Feb 5

    Hundreds in Milton Push for Students to Return to Classroom

    Despite growing evidence that it’s safe for students to return to class on a full-time basis, as well as guidance from federal health officials suggesting that in-person learning should move forward, a Massachusetts school district is resisting calls from parents to end its hybrid learning plan. A group of more than 600 Milton residents, including parents, want children to return…

  • pedestrian crash Nov 18, 2020

    Bicyclist Struck, Killed by Utility Truck in Milton ID'd

    A bicyclist was struck and killed by a utility truck Tuesday afternoon in Milton, Massachusetts, state police reported. Police said the victim was riding a bike on Blue Hills Parkway at Eliot Street when the crash occurred. The victim was later identified as 70-year-old Virginia Chalmers, of Dorchester. The truck involved belongs to Eversource and company officials said it was…

  • cruiser crash Nov 3, 2020

    Mass. State Trooper Hurt by Suspected Drunk Driver

    A state trooper was taken to the hospital after being hit by a suspected drunk driver in Milton, according to Massachusetts State Police. Kimberly Johnson, 40 of Brockton, was driving a 2019 Ford F-250 pickup truck when she allegedly crashed into the cruiser on Route 93 southbound around 10:22 p.m. Monday. The male trooper was taken to Milton Hospital for…

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