Brockton-area top 5 stories: Marijuana; kickbacks; murder charges

BROCKTON — A 20-year-old man was charged with murder in connection with the double shooting in Brockton June 7. Nerilson Lopes, 25, was shot and killed and another man was shot and wounded in the incident.

Pot shops have pumped $1.3M into city coffers this year. Want to know where all this goes green? Here’s where the cash has flowed.

A Sparkle Box Community Library dedication was held outside the Central Elementary School in East Bridgewater in memory of Sydney Craven. Sydney died in 2015 when she suddenly stopped breathing, just nine days shy of her second birthday.

A 30-year-old Brockton man was indicted in a fatal stabbing that took place in the parking lot of the Stop ‘N Gas station at 81 Warren Ave. on March 19.

In case you missed it, here are five stories from the past week throughout the Brockton area that resonated with our readers.

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