Tragedy and the Heat of Passion in Watertown, Massachusetts

There was a truly tragic story this month involving a tow truck driver in Watertown, Massachusetts.  68-year-old Benita Horner was involved in a fatal accident that allegedly resulted in Ms. Horner being struck and pinned beneath a tow truck while crossing an intersection.  Moments later, the victim’s 38-year-old son, who witnessed his mother being run over, jumped into the tow truck and allegedly repeatedly stabbed the driver, who sustained critical injuries.  The victim’s son, who is reporting as having a history of mental health issues, was arrested and charged with attempted murder, assault and battery, and resisting arrest.  Meanwhile, no charges have been announced against the tow truck driver.
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By |2018-09-24T09:26:20-05:00September 24th, 2018|Other Legal Issues|0 Comments

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