Local

Kidnapping Charges result from Northampton crash

Photo: WHMP

Kidnapping Charges result from Northampton crash

(Northampton, MA) – A Saturday car crash in Northampton has resulted in kidnapping charges for a Springfield man. Northampton Police say Reyes Morales-Gonzalez was arrested Saturday morning when his car crashed on Pleasant Street. The accident was triggered by a woman who allegedly forced the car off the road in an attempt to escape from being held against her will. Morales-Gonzalez was arraigned on mutliple charges, including OUI and kidnapping.

Recent Headlines

in National, World

6 Minnesota men charged with conspiring to support Islamic State

islamicstate

They were arrested as part of a yearlong FBI investigation into people trying to travel to Syria to join Islamic State.

in National, Sports

Ethiopia’s Desisa, Kenya’s Rotich winners at Boston Marathon

bostonmarathonwinners

The race goes on during a pause in the trial of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, who was convicted earlier this month of the 2013 bombing.

in Local

Tree Work to Close Mountain Road Next Week

Easthampton microburst

Mountain Road (Route 141) will be closed during the day for most of next week so city and state crews can clean up the remaining debris from last October's microburst.

in Local

Bay State Repeal Files Draft Ballot Petition

ballot box

Bay State Repeal has filed a draft ballot initiative petition with the Attorney General’s office.

in Local

Hadley Crash Sends Man To Hospital

police lights

A Sunday morning crash in Hadley has sent a 73-year-old Belchertown man to the hospital.