The Latest: Hospital arraignment for suspect in docs’ deaths


BOSTON (AP) — The Latest on the killing of two engaged Boston doctors (all times local):

11:55 a.m.

The suspect in the shooting of two doctors in their luxury Boston condominium will be arraigned in his hospital room on two counts of murder.

Police found the bodies of 38-year-old Dr. Lina Bolanos and 49-year-old Dr. Richard Field on Friday night while responding to a report of a man with a gun.

Police say 30-year-old Bampumim Teixeira opened fire when officers confronted him, and officers returned fire, injuring Teixeira. He has injuries that are not considered life-threatening.

His arraignment is scheduled for early Monday afternoon at Tufts Medical Center. The court is expected to appoint an attorney for him then.

The two doctors were engaged to each other. Both worked as anesthesiologists: Bolanos at Massachusetts Eye and Ear and Fields at North Shore Pain Management.

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9:35 a.m.

Prosecutors say the suspect in the shooting of two engaged doctors inside a luxury Boston condominium faces two counts of murder.

A spokesman for Suffolk District Attorney Daniel Conley says Bampumim Teixeira will likely be arraigned in his hospital room Monday. It could not be determined if he has a lawyer.

Police found the bodies of 38-year-old Dr. Lina Bolanos and 49-year-old Dr. Richard Field on Friday night while responding to a report of a man with a gun. Police say Teixeira opened fire when officers confronted him, and officers returned fire, injuring Teixeira. He was taken to a hospital with injuries not considered life-threatening.

Bolanos was a pediatric anesthesiologist at Massachusetts Eye and Ear. Field also was an anesthesiologist and worked at North Shore Pain Management.

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12:20 a.m.

Police say a man accused of killing two engaged doctors at a luxury Boston condominium building has a criminal history of robbing banks.

Bampumim Teixeira is scheduled to be arraigned Monday on multiple charges. It’s unclear if he has an attorney.

Police found the bodies of 38-year-old Dr. Lina Bolanos and 49-year-old Dr. Richard Field Friday night after responding to a report of a man with a gun. Police say Teixeira opened fire when officers confronted him at the door. Officers fired back, injuring Teixeira.

Bolanos was a pediatric anesthesiologist at Massachusetts Eye and Ear. Field also was an anesthesiologist and worked at North Shore Pain Management.

Authorities say Teixeira has a pair of larceny convictions on his record.

A motive for the killings remains unclear.

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