A 23-year old Southampton man faces multiple charges after allegedly leading police on an eight-town chase. Thomas Pitoniak refused to pull over in South Hadley, and was chased by police into Granby, Belchertown, Amherst, Hadley Northampton, Easthampton, and finally Southampton. He was finally nabbed on Route 10 near the Southampton Country Club just after midnight Wednesday morning. Pitoniak has a lengthy rap sheet, including convictions for stolen property, assault and battery, breaking and entering and malicious destruction.
Authorities are seeking a motive as to why a high school student shot dead a female classmate and wounded four others.
A student opened fire at his Washington state high school on Friday, killing one person, and wounding at least four others.
More than 200,000 rear-facing car seats are being recalled.
A 19-year-old Sunderland man is behind bars after threatening to commit a mass shooting at Frontier Regional School