Travis Andersen

Andersen is a breaking news reporter for the Metro section. He previously worked as a freelance writer for and a reporter for the Associated Press. A graduate of Kenyon College, he also earned a master’s in journalism from Boston University.

Latest stories

Man charged with attempted murder after carrying woman into path of dump truck in Gloucester

By and Andrew Stanton , Globe Staff and Globe Correspondent

Michael Baker, 41, of Beverly was arrested at Brigham & Women’s Hospital in Boston, where he was flown by medical helicopter after being struck and seriously injured by the truck Friday morning, according to police.

‘Suspicious death’ under investigation in Laconia, N.H.

By , Globe Staff

N.H. prosecutors didn’t immediately disclose the victim’s name, gender, or age, or provide information on a preliminary cause of death.

Striking Stop & Shop workers leave picket site outside Conn. store after shooting threat

By , Globe Staff

In a statement posted to Facebook, the Wethersfield Police Department provided details of the disturbing incident.

Three men charged in fentanyl distribution ring

By , Globe Staff

Each of the men is charged with conspiracy to distribute and to possess with intent to distribute 400 grams or more of fentanyl, officials said.