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Plymouth, MA: Double shooting on Jamie’s Path

17 Jan

Plymouth Police are investigating a double shooting that happened Tuesday evening at 24 Jamie’s Path. One of the victims, reported to be a middle-aged male, was transported to South Shore Hospital. Initial, unconfirmed reports are that a second victim, a juvenile, was transported to Boston Medical Center in traumatic arrest. Paramedics on scene initially requested a medical helicopter to transport the second victim, but they were not flying due to weather. No further information is available at this time.

UPDATE: The father has been identified as Richard Panepinto, who has been charged with attempting to murder the victim, reported to be his 15 year old son, Shawn. Police believe Richard shot his son and then himself. The son is in critical condition at Boston Medical Center.

Persons charged with crimes are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Video from the scene:


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News Items for Friday, September 16th

16 Sep

One patient flown by medevac helicopter after accident in Plymouth
The jaws of life were used to free someone from a vehicle crash in the area of 50 Oak Street that occurred around 1:30 AM. The patient was then transported to Jordan hospital by ambulance, where they were to be met by a Boston Medflight helicopter.

Shed fire in North Kingstown, Rhode Island
Firefighters battled a heavy fire in a large shed located at 144 Hatchery Rd just after 2:00 AM.

Couch catches on fire in Keene home
At around 2:30, Keene, NH firefighters extinguished a couch that was on fire inside a home at 48 Spruce Street.

Tractor-trailer rolls over in Raynham
An 18 wheel truck rolled over on Route 24 southbound near exit 14 (I-495) at 7:00 AM. There were no serious injuries reported.

RTN Credit Union robbed in Tewksbury
A white male wearing blue jeans and a Patriot’s hat walked into the RTN Credit Union at 345 Main Street (in the Wal-Mart Parking lot) and passed a note to the teller demanding money just after 11:00 AM. He fled with $1300. A large search was initiated, including officers from Tewksbury PD, Massachusetts State Police, and K9 officers from Billerica & Lowell. A MSP helicopter was on scene to assist with the search, but the suspect remains at large.

Hazardous Materials team sent to Wellesley home
A Tier 1 Hazmat repsonse was requested by Wellesley FD around 11:30 AM, when a construction crew smelled a strange chemical odor while tearing down a wall at 60 White Oak Rd.

House fire in Milford injures one
Firefighters responded and extinguished a house fire at 20 Luby Avenue around noon. One civilian was transported by EMS to the hospital with burn injuries.

Plane Crashes Near Plymouth Airport

4 Jul

A two-seater Cessna made a crash landing into a cranberry bog near the Plymouth Municipal Airport this afternoon. The crash happened off of Village way, near the Carver/Plymouth line. It is unknown how many people were on board, but rescuers were able to quickly reach the crash site and confirm that there were no injuries.

EDIT: According to Enterprise News, the pilot intended to land in the bog, and it wasn’t a crash at all.