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Slain MIT officer, other victims honored at vigils

WILMINGTON — Communities around Boston came together Saturday to remember slain MIT Police Officer Sean Collier and the others lost in the past week’s violence.

Nearly 1,000 people filled the Wilmington Town Common Saturday night to honor Collier, who grew up in that community and who ­colleagues said had “a calling” to do police work.

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