Boston Globe Identifies Woman Killed In Police Shooting

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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
Weymouth Officer And Bystander Shot And Killed
Authorities say the Weymouth officer and bystander was shot and killed Sunday.

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

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