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Top Boston news: Surgeon charged with murdering missing wife; suspect sought in fatal shooting

Top Boston news: Surgeon charged with murdering missing wife; suspect sought in fatal shooting
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By Hoodline - Published on May 18, 2020.

Missed the most recent top news in Boston? Read on for everything you need to know.

Retired police detective dies after show of support from fellow officers

John McManus, who worked for the Boston Police Department for 20 years, died after returning home from hospice care in West Roxbury.

Read the full story on 7News - WHDH Boston.

1 injured, more than 50 displaced in Fenway fire 

Firefighters responded to 1191 Boylston St., across from the Victory Gardens, around 1:05 a.m. Sunday for a fire that they contained to just one apartment.  The cause of the fire, which did an estimated $1 million in damage, is under investigation.

Read the full story on Universal Hub.

Surgeon charged with murdering wife after remains found nearby

A well-known Boston surgeon has been charged with murdering his missing wife after her remains were found in a wooded area near their home, according to reports. Ingolf Tuerk, 58, a urologic oncologist, was taken into custody after police found the remains of Kathleen McLean, 45.

Read the full story on New York Post.

Police search for suspect in man's shooting death

The man was shot and killed in Dorchester on Saturday night. Officers responded at 7:54 p.m. for a report of a person shot in the area of 45 Bellevue St. near the intersection with Quincy Street.

Read the full story on WCVB Channel 5 Boston.


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