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The Ludlow Police Department is saddened to announce the passing of the Ludlow Police K9 Rocky. K9 Rocky passed away after a sudden illness. Our thoughts and prayers go out to K9 Officer Whitney and his family. Rocky was a valued part of our police family and will be greatly missed. Officer Whitney would like to thank the staff at the Eastfield Hospital for Animals. He would also like to thank the Wilbraham Police Department especially K9 Officer Joe Brewer for their help and compassion during this time. Rest in peace Rocky.

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Ludlow police are seeking the public's help in identifying two suspects who allegedly stole over $5,400 worth of over-the-counter medications and personal care items from CVS Pharmacy on Sunday, March 19.

One suspect is described as a "heavy set" black male wearing a black jacket, black jeans and a black baseball hat with a distinct white square logo. The second suspect is described as a "light-skinned" black male, thin build, wearing a black leather jacket with zippers running diagonally on the front and a black baseball hat with white lettering.

Anyone with information concerning this larceny is asked to call the Ludlow Police Department at 583-8305.
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Many thanks to Ludlow resident John Hanifin for sharing this artfully-crafted photo taken at Red Bridge. He explains:

"I bought a 3-inch diameter glass ball and set it on a rock in the river and placed some pine needles around it. I used a telephoto lens and focused on the image in the ball. The image is upside down, so I just rotated it 180 degrees. The glass ball focused the sun like a magnifying glass and heated up the pine needles to create the smoke."
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