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Woman convicted of stealing more than $400k from her uncle

Oct. 13, 2021 15:19 PM EDT

SAUGUS, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts woman was convicted of wire fraud and identity theft amid a larger scheme to defraud her uncle of his life savings, the U.S. Attorney’s office said Tuesday. Jayne Carbone, 52, a Saugus resident, managed her uncle’s finances and...

DA: Lynn officer justified in fatally shooting suspect

Sep. 03, 2021 10:25 AM EDT

LYNN, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts police officer was justified when he shot and killed a man in November who had attempted to rob a pharmacy and had pinned another officer with a vehicle, prosecutors said. John Mellone, 39, of Somerville was shot multiple times by Lynn...