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FBI: Man Killed in Florida in Connection with Marathon Bombings

Mark Allen Lefkowitz, 44 of Colts Neck was indicted in January after pleading guilty to securities fraud as a stock trader.  According to FBI reports, Lefkowitz exploited "a little-known provision that allows companies to issue unregistered shares of stock to settle 'bona fide' debts."

One man is dead and an agent is injured after a confrontation between the FBI and Mass. State Police in connection with the Boston Marathon bombing in the Orlando area on Wednesday morning. 

The FBI on Wednesday morning said an agent, two Massachusetts State Police troopers and other law enforcement personnel were interviewing an individual in connection with the Boston Marathon bombing when he attacked the agent. 

The FBI identified the person shot and killed as Ibragim Todashev, 27.

During the confrontation, Todaschev was shot and killed and the agent sustained non-life threatening injuries.  

“As this incident is under review, we have no further details at this time,” the FBI said. 

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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - May 22, 2013 at 4:09 pm

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Martin Richard, 8-Year-Old Killed in Marathon Bombing, Laid to Rest

Martin Richard, 8, of Dorchester, a victim of the Boston Marathon bombings on April 15, 2013.

Martin Richard, the youngest of the victims killed in the Boston Marathon bombings April 15, has been laid to rest.

NECN.com reports parents Denise and Bill Richard had a private burial service and funeral for the boy Tuesday morning, and thanked the public for its support.

“The outpouring of love and support over the last week has been tremendous.  This has been the most difficult week of our lives and we appreciate that our friends and family have given us space to grieve and heal,” the parents said in a statement on NECN.com.

The Richard family, from Dorchester, plan to have a public memorial service in the coming weeks, according to the site.

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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - April 23, 2013 at 7:39 pm

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MIT Officer Killed, Reports of Shootout in Watertown

The scene of heavy police activity in Watertown.

Update 1:26 a.m. 

Police may have unexploded devices on Laurel and Dexter, getting residents out of there. 

Another possible suspect may be involved. 

Update 1:25 a.m.

Suspect is being held at Mt. Auburn St. and Adams St. in Watertown. 

Update 1:22 a.m.

Boston Police Chief Linskey is on scene. 

Update 1:20 a.m.

Police believe they have second suspect in custody. Potential mistaken identity, police are confirming. 

Update 1:17 a.m.

“Party on the ground, Boston PD is requesting assistance on Upland.” – Watertown PD Scanner

Update 1:16 a.m.

One suspect remains at large. Another in custody. 

Update 1:03 a.m.

Two officers are down at the scene in Watertown, as is one of the two suspects, according to police scanner reports.

Update 12:55 a.m.

Two men allegedly hijacked a black Mercedes SUV in Cambridge around midnight, according to police scanner reports. The men let the driver out of the vehicle on Memorial Drive about 30 minutes later, according to the reports. read more

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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - April 19, 2013 at 5:33 am

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Medford Native Killed in Boston Marathon Bombings

Krystle Campbell, 29, a 2001 Medford High School graduate and Arlington resident, died in Monday's Boston Marathon bombing.

A 29-year-old Medford native died in the Boston Marathon terror attacks yesterday, WCVB is reporting

Krystle Campbell was a 2001 graduate of Medford High, WCVB reported.

The Boston Globe reported that Campbell was most recently an Arlington resident.

Her father, William A. Campbell Jr., told Yahoo News that his daughter was at the finish line to cheer on her boyfriend who was running in the marathon.

On WHDH, Medford Mayor Michael McGlynn said he spoke with Campbell’s family within the last half-hour and offered the city’s support and assistance. McGlynn said that her father called Campbell “the daughter everyone dreamed of having—loved life, very energetic and had a big smile.”

Campbell’s LinkedIn profile listed her job as general manager at Summer Shack in Hingham. The restaurant’s Twitter account tweeted, “The Summer Shack family is devastated by the loss of our beloved Krystle Campbell. Please keep her & her family in your thoughts & prayers.” read more

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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - April 16, 2013 at 6:44 pm

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