Three Boston police supervisors have been reprimanded over an incomplete investigation of a 2012 assault linked to a man later charged with murder.
The man charged with kidnapping and killing Amy Lord tried to kill himself Wednesday night, according to his attorney.
The suspect in the slaying of a South Boston woman was ordered held on $3 million cash bail in two other attacks on women.
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.
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 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.