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John R. Ellement

Richardson Ellement is a Metro reporter who has covered northern New England, Boston police, the courts, and major breaking news stories for the Globe for the past 25 years. In 2010, he received the Massachusetts Bar Association’s Excellence in Legal Journalism award. He is an adjunct professor at Boston University. Currently, he is an online reporter and editor.

Latest stories

Lowell police seek man who robbed victim at knifepoint at ATM

By , Globe Staff

Police released three surveillance photos, one of which showed the thief with a knife in his hand that appeared to be pointed at the victim.

Quincy man indicted in fatal bar attack

By , Globe Staff

Paul J. Fahey, 42, is charged with first-degree murder, witness intimidation and carrying a dangerous weapon.

Suspicious man once again approaches child in suburban town

By , Globe Staff

Police say a man who asked a 12-year-old girl for directions in Hopkinton may have been involved in similar incidents.

Mattapoisett

Two women killed in Route 6 crash

By , Globe Staff

Two Fairhaven women were killed Monday in a single car crash in Mattapoisett, police said.Two Fairhaven women were killed Monday in a single car crash in Mattapoisett, police said.