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Recent Crime News
Tuesday Jul 12 | via Lowell Sun
A 65-year-old Andover man, who used a walker in court, is accused of breaking into a Lowell home armed with a crowbar and threatening to beat a 19-year-old man in a dispute over a towing bill. In Lowell District Court on Monday, Mark Guziejka, of 366 River Road, Andover, was released on $1,000 cash bail after pleading not guilty to charges of: home invasion, vandalizing property and malicious damage to a motor-vehicle. Comment?
Wednesday Jun 29 | via Boston.com
Late Friday night, Andover police arrested Bourque after a stereotype-defying crash in which the 55-year-old's Mercedes slammed into a minivan carrying three teens driving slowly and cautiously in a work zone. A portable breathalyzer test at the scene showed Bourque had a blood alcohol level of .249 - more than three times the legal limit. Comment?
Jun 26, 2016 | via NOLA.com
When James "Whitey" Bulger and his girlfriend, Catherine Greig, were on the lam in Santa Monica, California, they befriended a stray cat, Tiger, feeding it and taking it to the veterinarian. But Tiger did not repay the kindness, leading, unwittingly, to the duo's arrest in 2011 after a former neighbor, who knew them as the cat's protectors, recognized them from FBI photos and turned them in. Comment?
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