Man Killed When Tree Falls on Truck
lankowskiA 31-year-old, volunteer firefighter was killed Tuesday in a freak traffic accident in Weare NH. Derek Lankowski a volunteer Fire Fighter in Lyndeborough, was killed when high winds caused a large tree to fall on his pickup truck on Route 114. The road was closed for hours near the John Stark Regional High prior to students being dismissed. Police detoured the traffic around the area. Police have not released the name of the victim.


VSP Seek Info on Theft
The Vermont State Police in Bradford is seeking the public’s help in a theft from Wells River Chevrolet. Police say on Monday they were called to the auto dealer for a theft report of a tailgate from a Chevrolet Silverado. Police say the item was taken sometime between 4:00 pm on Saturday and 8:00 am on Monday. Anyone with information is asked to call the State Police at 802-222-4680.

Bronx Man Hides 1,428 Bags of Heroin in Body
A Bronx NY man was charged with drug trafficking after VT State Police discovered 1,428 bags of heroin in his body
Fernando Estrella, 41, of the Bronx NY was pulled over for traffic violations in St. Albans just before 1:00 am Tuesday.
A police dog detected drugs, but police found none in the vehicle. After getting a search warrant for a body cavity search, the drugs were recovered at the hospital.
Estrella was arraigned on drug trafficking charges.