You can now read 10 articles each month for free on BostonGlobe.com.

The Boston Globe

Metro

2 accused of attempting to kill troopers

Continue reading below

Two men were being held without bail Friday on charges they attempted to kill two state troopers in Brockton, Plymouth ­District Attorney Timothy J. Cruz said in a statement. Cruz said Dimitri Fidelia, 21, of Dorchester, and Caetano D. Oliveira, 22, of Brockton fired shots into a State ­Police cruiser on Amherst Street in Brockton at about 7:50 p.m. Thursday. The men were arraigned in Brockton District Court Friday on two counts each of armed assault with intent to murder, Cruz said.

You have reached the limit of 10 free articles a month

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than $1 a week