DUI Checkpoint in Worcester County This Weekend
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Colonel Timothy Alben, Superintendent of Massachusetts State Police, announced the checkpoint on Monday. According to Mass State Police, "the purpose is to further educate the motoring public and strengthen the public's awareness to the need of detecting and removing those motorists who operate under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs from our roadways."
The checkpoints will be at undisclosed locations and will be "operated during various hours."
Last year, GoLocalWorcester reported on the rights of a driver during a checkpoint. The story can be seen here: DUI Checkpoint This Weekend: What Are Your Rights?
State Police said "the selection of vehicles will not be arbitrary, safety will be assured, and any inconveniences to motorists will be minimized with advance notice to reduce fear and anxiety."
Related Slideshow: MA State Police Most Wanted: See the List
Wanted for: MURDER
AKAs: Flaco, Javier Rodriguez
Peculiarities: Scar Left Cheek
MA State Police: On March 16, 2005 Holyoke Police Officers were dispatched to shooting. Upon their arrival they discovered the victim suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. The investigation has revealed that CAMACHO, armed with a handgun, went looking for the victim to collect a debt. CAMACHO drove up next to the victim as he was walking home and fired several shots from his vehicle fatally injuring the victim. CAMACHO fled the scene and warrant number 0517CR000765 was issued to the Holyoke Police Department out of Holyoke District Court charging CAMACHO with MURDER
Arnold D. Gabbidon
Wanted for: Mayhem, Armed Assault w/ Intent to Kill, Armed Assault, Stalking 2cnts & A&B w/ a Dangerous Weapon
Weight: 170 lbs.
Peculiarities: Scar on middle of forehead
AKA's: Arnold Delgado Gabbidon
MA State Police: GABBIDON, shortly after being release from jail, having served time for a 1980 shooting began stalking the known victim because of a longstanding domestic dispute. The disputes resulted in various criminal convictions against GABBIDON. In the early morning hours of January 14, 1994 as the victim slept, GABBIDON brutally, viciously, and repeatedly stabbed the victim about her facial area, around her entire neck, slashing her throat, and the back of head. The victim miraculously survived her wounds. Warrant number 94605001-004 was issued out of Middlesex Superior Court for the above charges.
WANTED FOR: RAPE of a CHILD w/Force (2cts.), Indecent A&B on a Child Under 14 (2cts.) and KIDNAPPING
Complexion: Light Brown
Peculiarities: Thin Moustache, Glasses
MA State Police: On December 16 1998 Henry Gonzalez was employed as a special needs bus driver. Gonzalez picked up a 13-year-old student from her home in Saugus to transport her to school. He then drove the young girl, in the school bus to a relative’s home in Lynn where he repeatedly raped her. Gonzalez then dropped the victim off at the Square One Mall in Saugus. Gonzalez was later arrested and subsequently bailed. On June 19, 2000 Gonzalez defaulted on his court appearance and warrants for his arrest were issued by Essex Superior Court to the Saugus Police Department docket number 9977CR000059.
Edwin R. Novas
Wanted For: MURDER & ARMED Assault to MURDER
AKA's: Edwin Rafael Solano, Edwin Novas-Solano
MA State Police: On Christmas Eve 1999, Worcester Police received several calls reporting "shots fired" at the "Tropigala" nightclub on Main Street. Upon their arrival they discovered two (2) individuals suffering from gunshot wounds. Both victims were transported to the hospital were one (1) of the victims died within the hour from his injuries. The investigation revealed that NOVAS had had an argument with one of the victims earlier in the evening. NOVAS looking to settle the argument waited outside of the club as all of the patrons began to exit. As the victims exited the club NOVAS fired a 9mm handgun at close range fatally injuring one of the victims. NOVAS fled from the scene on foot and warrants for his arrest were issued to the Worcester Police Department out of Worcester Superior Court Docket Number 0285CR000038.
WANTED FOR: RAPE (5 counts), Indecent A&B on a Child Under 14, Indecent A&B on a Person Over 14, Witness Intimidation & Violation of Abuse Prevention
Height: 6’- 03”
Weight: 230 lbs.
MA State Police: NSIAH is wanted by the Worcester Police Department for multiple counts of Rape and Sexual Assault involving a young female victim. NSIAH allegedly sexually abused his victim over the course of several years and used cash & threats of violence in exchange for her silence. When the girl finally came forward to police, NSIAH was arrested and charged with 5 counts of Rape, Indecent A&B on a Child Under 14 & Indecent A&B on a Child Over 14. When NSIAH failed to appear in court, Warrant # 9762CR2479 was issued out of Worcester District Court for his arrest. While NSIAH was a fugitive, he also violated conditions of a restraining order which resulted in Warrant # 9762CR5228 being issued out Worcester District Court charging him with Witness Intimidation & Violation of an Abuse Prevention Order. NSIAH is further reported to be a heavy drinker with violent tendencies
WANTED FOR: RAPE (2 counts), RAPE OF A CHILD w/ FORCE (4 counts) RAPE OF A CHILD, STATUTORY & Indecent A&B on a Child Under 14 (3 counts)
Height: 5’- 04”
Weight: 150 lbs.
Race/Born: El Salvador
MA State Police: ESPINAL is wanted by the Worcester Police Department for multiple Rapes and Sexual Assaults involving young female victims. In separate cases over extended periods of time, ESPINAL gained the trust of two young girls. He allegedly then used this opportunity to Sexually Assault and Rape each of the victims. In 2009, the first victim came forward to police and warrant number 0962CR005571 was issued out of Worcester District Court charging ESPINAL with 2 counts of Rape. Multiple attempts to locate ESPINAL were made without success. In 2011, a second victim came forward alleging ESPINAL victimized her in a similar fashion. Warrant number 1262CR005379 was subsequently issued out of Worcester District Court charging ESPINAL with an additional 4 counts of Rape of a Child w/ Force, 1 count of Rape of a Child-Statutory & 3 counts of Indecent A&B on a Child Under 14.
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