Region Roundup: Man Stabbed; Officer Attacked; Youths Arrested for Drug Trafficking (And More...)
A look at the top headlines in your town and the surrounding area for the week of May 13, 2012.
A man in his early 40s was stabbed late Wednesday evening on York St. in Stoughton, according to Lt. Fran Wohlgemuth of the Stoughton Police Department.
The suspect is at-large.
"The victim is not being overly cooperative so that's hampering our efforts," Executive Officer Robert Devine said.
Christopher Cunniff, 26, of East Fairhaven was arrested Friday evening in Easton after allegedly attacking a police officer in that town.
The man is charged with malicious damage to property (mailboxes), resisting arrest, and assault and battery on a police officer, Easton Police Chief Allen Krajcik said.
A drug trafficking incident involving middle school and high school age youths in Norton led to three juvenile arrests on May 16.
Norton Police detectives conducted an investigation at a David St. home after receiving information regarding a high level of drug trafficking coming from the residence.
As a result of the search warrant, three male juveniles were placed under arrest and drugs were seized, including marijuana and Clonazepam.
In 2007, Mansfield resident and former New England Patriot Joe Andruzzi was diagnosed with non-Hodgkin’s Burkitt’s lymphoma.
Andruzzi eventually beat the disease, after severe and aggressive chemotherapy treatments, but the impact it had on his life was hardly just physical.
A year later, he started the Joe Andruzzi Foundation, which is dedicated to helping those with cancer pay for their utilities while they deal with the fallout.
The golf tournament, now in its fourth year, is a way for the three-time Super Bowl champion to help raise money for those families.
This year, the tournament will be held at Granite Links Golf Club in Quincy on June 18. The event will feature New England Patriots as celebrity golfers and a golf ball helicopter drop.