The family of a young woman who was murdered is thanking the South Boston community for their support.
Police say the man in custody for attacking two women in South Boston last week is also responsible for the murder of Amy Lord.
The Boston police officer who has been stripped of his detective ranking after it was learned that he failed to arrest a man who is now a person of interest in the Amy Lord murder also faces disciplinary action in a separate case, his internal affairs record indicates.
Lord was remembered during a service at St. Cecilia’s Church in Wilbraham, the western Massachusetts town where she grew up.
The Boston Police detective who failed to arrest a man who is now a person of interest in the Amy Lord murder case has been demoted.
“I would characterize this investigation as ‘very close,'” Boston Police Commissioner Ed Davis told WBZ NewsRadio 1030 Monday.
A religious group hosted a prayer service Sunday night for Amy Lord, a 24-year-old South Boston woman who was kidnapped and stabbed to death last week.
Congressman Stephen Lynch will hold a public safety meeting Monday night at the Tynan School in South Boston to discuss the murder of Amy Lord.
A man accused of attacking two women in South Boston is a person of interest in the murder of Amy Lord.
Boston Police are promising a stronger presence in South Boston to ease the fear of residents and many hope it stays for awhile.