[Hpn] Man described as homeless charged with stabbing infant

William C. Tinker wtinker@verizon.net
Tue, 10 Jul 2007 22:05:38 -0400


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http://news.bostonherald.com/localRegional/view.bg?articleid=3D1010570

Man described as homeless charged with stabbing infant

By Associated Press

Tuesday, July 10, 2007=20

BOSTON- A Boston man is accused of slashing a three-month-old infant =
with a knife early this morning in Dorchester.=20

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     Prosecutors allege that 31-year-old Andrew Vaughn attacked the baby =
girl at a home on Maxwell Street around one a.m., possibly with a razor =
blade.=20

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     The child was rushed to a local hospital and treated for =
lacerations to her neck and shoulder.=20

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     She's expected to survive.=20

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     Investigators describe Vaughn as homeless, but say he was familiar =
with people in the house and may have been involved in an argument just =
before the slashing.=20

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     He's being held on half-a-million dollars bail after pleading not =
guilty in Dorchester District Court to charges of mayhem and assault and =
battery with a dangerous weapon.=20

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     Suffolk District Attorney Dan Conley says the facts are "so brutal" =
that they speak for themselves.

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