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Recent Crime News
Yesterday | via Boston.com
A drunken Lynn man allegedly punched a taxi driver in the face, giving him a bloody nose, at the Wonderland MBTA station Thursday morning, Transit Police said. James Rogers, 52, hopped into the back seat of a taxi waiting at the station at about 10:55 a.m., Transit Police said in a statement. Comment?
Yesterday | via WHDH
One of two homes for women in New England that are victims of sex trafficking had to shut its doors, leaving the non-profit organization to wonder if they will find enough funding to keep it open. 7News reported last summer that there were only two safe houses, just 14 beds, in New England where sex trade victims can get the shelter and support they need to try to rebuild their lives. Comment?
Thursday Dec 4 | via Crooks and Liars
The conservative commentator Glenn Beck failed to persuade a federal judge to dismiss a defamation lawsuit by a Saudi Arabian student who Beck repeatedly accused of involvement in and being the "money man" behind the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing. U.S. District Judge Patti Saris in Boston on Tuesday said Abdulrahman Alharbi's allegations "easily permit an inference" that Beck, his company The Blaze Inc, and a distributor of his radio show, were negligent toward him over Beck's comments. Comment?
Friday Nov 28 | via Boston Herald
A 28-year-old MBTA bus driver fired a gun three times into the air during a dispute over a holiday parking space, and he had to be ordered out of his home by a SWAT team, prosecutors said. Jeffrey Moreno was arraigned at Chelsea District Court on four counts of assault with a dangerous weapon, two counts of making threats to commit a crime, and one count each of unlawful possession of a firearm, unlawful possession of ammunition, discharging a firearm within 500 feet of a building, and possessing a firearm during the commission of a felony, according to the Suffolk District Attorney Daniel F. Conley's office. Comment?
Friday Nov 28 | via Boston.com
A 28-year-old Revere man was ordered held on $50,000 bail after being arraigned on charges that he fired shots from a pistol during a confrontation over a parking spot near his home, Suffolk County prosecutors said. Jeffrey Moreno faces charges in Chelsea District Court that include four counts of assault with a dangerous weapon, two counts of making threats to commit a crime, and various firearms offenses, District Attorney Daniel F. Conley's office said in a statement. Comment?
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