Drunk driver pinched in hit and run, police pursuit

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Webster PD make arrest, incident started in Douglas 📷 Webster Police Department photos WEBSTER — A local man was arrested after allegedly fleeing the scene of an accident in a neighboring town before leading police on a highway pursuit while drunk on Tuesday evening. According to a statement issued by […]

Homeless man scuffles with police after woman lacerated

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Police report eventful Friday in Webster 📷 Harold Rumrill was arrested after scuffling with police on Friday morning. Webster Police Department photo. WEBSTER — While police investigated a reported assault, a tussle with a homeless man ensued at the start of a busy day for local law enforcement. According to […]

Men in blue to walk for kids with cancer

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Area police chiefs lacing up for Jimmy Fund Walk 📸 Shaun Moriarty file photo BOSTON — A group of current and former police chiefs from southern Worcester County will be hitting the streets, not in the fight against crime but rather the fight against pediatric cancer. Dudley Police Chief Steve […]

Two area men arrested on drug charges in Webster

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More than two pounds of marijuana seized by police 📸 Webster Police Department photos WEBSTER — Police seized more than two pounds of marijuana and arrested a pair of area men on Tuesday morning in the parking lot of a local convenience store. According to information released on Friday afternoon, […]

Connecticut man arrested for abduction, sexual assault of minor

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Police: DNA links Besaw to 12-year-old victim 📸  Webster Police Department photo WEBSTER — Police have arrested a 35-year-old man Connecticut man after DNA evidence reportedly links him to the abduction and sexual assault of a 12-year-old girl on May 31. Joshua Besaw was arrested early Wednesday morning at his […]