Boston Globe Identifies Woman Killed In Police Shooting

shooting home vera adams police weymouth

The home of the woman shot and killed Sunday. (Doug Cope/WBZ NewsRadio 1030)

BOSTON (WBZ-AM) -- The Boston Globe reports that the woman killed in the shooting that also took the life of a Weymouth Police Officer Sunday was 77-year-old Vera Adams. 

Officials said that a bystander was shot and killed in addition to Weymouth Police Officer Michael Chesna on Sunday, but have not yet identified that bystander. The Globe said it was Adams, a lifelong Weymouth resident. The Globe said a law enforcement officer also confirmed Adams' identity.

Weymouth Officer And Bystander Shot And Killed  - Thumbnail Image

Weymouth Officer And Bystander Shot And Killed

Adams and Officer Chesna were allegedly shot and killed by 20-year-old Emanuel Lopes, who faces arraignment Monday

Sponsored Content

Sponsored Content