A 23-year old Springfield man is dead after being shot by a state cop on I-91 in Chicopee. After midnight Sunday a southbound BMW was pulled over for speeding near exit 8. Police say there was a physical altercation before shots were fired, and the men tried to drive away after being hit. Two loaded handguns with the serial numbers removed were found in the car. A 22 year old female passenger was treated for minor injuries.
The State Department says Jeffrey Fowle, one of three Americans being held in North Korea, has been released.
A UMass student from North Andover has been arrested and ordered to stay away from campus
UMass has identified the woman found dead in the McNamara dormitory
Governor Patrick will discuss economic developments with visits to Amherst and Springfield Tuesday