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Some say mascot is symbol of oppression

Victim’s identity not released

Winthrop, Tewksbury police investigating

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Threat called into store Monday morning, officials say

Stan Forman/WCVB

TEWKSBURY, Mass. —A Walmart in Tewksbury has been evacuated because of a bomb threat.

Tewksbury Fire Chief Michael Hazel said the threat was called into the store Monday morning. As a precaution, the store was evacuated.

Investigators are interviewing the person who answered the call and store employees.

NewsCenter 5 and will have more information when it becomes available.

61-year-old Walter Shelley of Tewksbury, MA was found guilty for the now 40-year-old murder of then 15-year-old John McCabe of Tewksbury, MA. Read the story here:


44-year-old Daniel C. Filiatrault died after his minivan collided with a tractor-
trailer. Read the story here: via @WCVB