Allen covers the city of Newton. She joined the Globe in 2011 after graduating from Emerson College in Boston with a degree in writing, literature and publishing. In the two years she has worked for the Globe, she has covered several metrowest towns as well as crime in Boston.
By Evan Allen and John R. Ellement , Globe Staff
Prosecutors did not challenge multiple assertions by the man’s lawyer in court that he was wrongly arrested for assaulting a woman in the North End.
By Evan Allen , Globe Staff
Boston police arrested a woman on Tuesday on charges stemming from last week’s bloody fight in the Back Bay that ended with two women being rushed to Boston hospitals with serious stab wounds.The woman, who was not named, was taken into custody near the Edward W. Brooke Courthouse on New Chardon Street in downtown Boston, police said.Police said they were also looking for a male suspect in connection with the stabbings.The woman is accused of participating in a melee that occurred shortly before 2:30 p.m. on Hereford Street in the Back Bay on Friday, between Boylston and Newbury streets and steps from a Boston fire station, police said.