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

Woman pleads guilty in beating death of 3-year-old stepson in Roxbury

By , Globe Staff

Ashley Young wept Friday when she confronted the woman who beat her 3-year-old son to death in 2016 in Roxbury.

Six hurt in school bus crash in Ted Williams Tunnel

By , Globe Staff

Six people who weren’t on the bus were sent to area hospitals with “minor to serious injuries,” State Police said.

Three people charged with heroin trafficking after traffic stop in Greenfield

By , Globe Staff

State Police found 66 grams of heroin in the suspects’ vehicle during a predawn traffic stop in Greenfield, authorities said.

Two brothers, a wild scuffle, and a gun — N.H. man, 58, booked for menacing sibling

By , Globe Staff

The wild incident unfolded around 11:15 p.m. at 111 Kennard Rd. when the suspect, identified as Carl Wingfield, allegedly pushed his 49-year-old brother during an argument.