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Standoff at Revere home

12 Jul

Police officers and a SWAT team are attempting to negotiate with a man barricaded inside his house on Dale St. The man is wanted in connection with bank robbery charges, and is believed to be armed.

Some photos from the scene.

UPDATE 9:12PM Josh Brogadir reports that the suspect is a 29 year old male name Armando, and that the house is his mother’s, who may be at home. Flash-bang grenades and tear gas have been used.

UPDATE 9:20PM Police believe the suspect is armed with a rifle and holed up in the attic.

UPDATE: 9:33PM Police reports that they have the suspect in custody. He was reportedly taken away in an ambulance.

Boston.com identifies the suspect as Rolando Galo, wanted for a string of bank robberies, including one in Malden last month.

17 Year Old Shot During Police Standoff in Palmer

5 Jul

A SWAT team was called to an address on Pinney St for a report of a male armed with a firearm and holding hostages.
Police reportedly shot a 17 year old male, who was transported by a UMass LifeFlight helicopter to UMass hospital in Worcester in critical condition.

Felon Captured in Walpole

1 Jul

Shortly after 8 PM, a SWAT team executed a high risk warrant at a house in the 1300 block of Washington St. and took one person wanted on felony charges into custody. Multiple police agencies participated in the operation.