Small fire put out quickly
FRANKLIN - Firefighters quickly put out a small brush blaze yesterday near Populatic Street, Fire Chief Gary McCarraher said.
After reports of a fire at 120 Populatic St. came in at 4:15 p.m., a single crew extinguished the fire in 30 minutes, McCarraher said.
Man faces larceny charges
MILFORD - A 52-year-old Blackstone man was arrested Tuesday and charged with larceny by embezzlement, police said.
Timothy Fraser, of 19 Devlin Circle, was arrested at about 6:35 p.m. at the Loew's on Fortune Boulevard, police said.
Man charged with violating order
MILFORD - A 39-year-old Fall River man was issued a summons Tuesday night on a charge of violating an abuse prevention order, police said.
Timothy Sullivan, of 337 London St., was issued the summons at about 9:50 p.m., police said.
Police charge woman with shoplifting
MILFORD - A 28-year-old Norfolk woman was arrested yesterday on a shoplifting charge, police said.
Michelle L. Wheeler, of 11 Miller St., was arrested at the Hannaford Market on Medway Road at 12:39 p.m., police said.
Wheeler was charged with shoplifting of more than $100 by concealing merchandise, police said.
Teen faces assault, battery charge
BELLINGHAM - A juvenile male was arrested Tuesday night near 30 Woodland Road, police said.
The 14-year-old was arrested at 5:42 p.m. and charged with domestic assault and battery, police said.