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Friday Jan 23 | via Lowell Sun
A 28-year-old man was ordered held without bail after being charged with screaming and threatening people with a knife at the Wilmington Commuter Rail Station, then attacking two police officers, cutting one on the hand. In Woburn District Court on Thursday, Seth Alonza Antonio Mather, who the DA's office lists as a Maynard resident, pleaded not guilty to two counts of armed assault with to murder, three counts of assault with a dangerous weapon, disorderly conduct, resisting arrest and malicious destruction of property. Comment?
Thursday Jan 22 | via Lowell Sun
Two Wilmington police officers were injured Wednesday afternoon while pursuing and then arresting a 28-year-old Maynard man who was unaffected by pepper spray and "sponge rounds" police used in an attempt to disarm and arrest him. Police said in a press release that they were called to the Wilmington Commuter Rail Station, 411 Main St., at 3:39 p.m., and arrived to find two people who had locked themselves in their vehicles after they were approached by a knife-wielding man who was yelling and visibly agitated. Comment?
Wednesday Jan 21 | via Boston.com
A Maynard man allegedly threatened a man and his son, forcing them to lock themselves in their vehicle, and slashed a police officer with a knife during a tense standoff that briefly closed the Wilmington MBTA Commuter Rail station on Wednesday. Seth A. Mather, 28, was arrested and charged with assault with intent to murder, assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, disorderly conduct, malicious destruction of property, and resisting arrest, Wilmington Police Chief Michael R. Begonis said in a statement. Comment?
Wednesday Jan 21 | via Patch.com
Two Wilmington police officers were injured Wednesday when police responded to an emergency call for a knife-wielding man who was attacking civilians at the Wilmington Commuter Rail Station, Police Chief Michael R. Begonis said in a statement Wednesday night. Wilmington Police were called to the train station, located at 411 Main St. at 3:39 p.m. Officers arrived quickly and found two civilians, who had locked themselves in their vehicles, reporting that a visibly agitated man, who they did not know, approached them with a knife and started yelling at them. Comment?
Thursday Jan 15 | via Boston.com
Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan says Joseph Brooks of Maynard allegedly threatened to harm students at Maynard High School at the end of the current school year, in a text message he sent last fall. Maynard police say they arrested Brooks at his home Wednesday, shortly after learning about the threat. Comment?
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