• Katherine Clark's daughter pleads not guilty to assaulting cop

    3 days ago - By Bésame

    The daughter of state Rep. Katherine Clark pleaded not guilty to charges including assaulting a police officer incurred at a protest against police over the weekend at Boston Municipal Court on Monday morning.
    Riley Dowell, 23 - referred to as Jared Dowell in court documents - is facing charges of assaulting a police officer, tagging property, vandalism of a historical marker and resisting arrest.
    She was released on $500 bail which was posted previous to Monday's arraignment.
    Dowell was seen spray painting the Parkman Bandstand on Boston Common with messages including “NO COP CITY” and...
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  • Rep. Katherine Clark's daughter charged in Boston police assault

    3 days ago - By Bésame

    BOSTON - The daughter of U.S. Rep. Katherine Clark of Massachusetts was arrested during a protest Saturday night on Boston Common and later charged with assault after a police officer was injured.
    In a statement on its website, the Boston Police Department said the 23-year-old was expected to be arraigned in Boston Municipal Court.
    Clark, the House Democratic whip, said in a tweet that her daughter, Riley Dowell, had been arrested. “I love Riley, and this is a very difficult time in the cycle of joy and pain in parenting,” Clark wrote. “This will be evaluated by the legal system, and I am...
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