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Recent Crime News
Monday Aug 24 | via Boston.com
Three months after jurors condemned Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to death, the federal judge who oversaw the trial has refused to release the names of the jurors, saying their identities continue to be a central part of the legal proceedings in the case. US District Judge George A. O'Toole Jr. on Monday rejected a request by the Boston Globe to release the names of the jurors - a typical court practice in most cases. Comment?
Friday Aug 14 | via Boston.com
A day after the Boston Marathon bombings, a group of local police and fire unions offered $50,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the people responsible, leading to speculation after Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's capture about who could reap the reward. ? Would it be David Henneberry, the Watertown resident who called police after spotting Dzhokhar Tsarnaev hiding in his boat? Or would it be Jeff Bauman, the man who lost both legs in the bombing and gave the FBI a description of one of the bombers while in the hospital? But now that Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has been tried, convicted, and sentenced to death for his role in the bombing, union leaders say the answer is: no one at all. Comment?
Thursday Aug 6 | via Patch.com
At 5:27 p.m., Stacey Gaudet, 43, 95 Maple St., Waltham, was arrested and charged with shoplifting by concealing merchandise At 12:32 a.m., Hector Garcia Moran, 33, 29 Francis St., Waltham, was arrested and charged with OUI , unlicensed operation of a car, marked lanes violation At 6:38 p.m., Bryan Sturtevant, 19, 2 Repton Circle, Watertown, was arrested and charged with assault with a dangerous weapon Comment?
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