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2012 August 23 Arrest A&B DW Baseball Bat

Arrest for Assault and Battery Dangerous Weapon

On August 20th at 11PM the Tyngsborough Police Department received 911 call for a disturbance at 44 Danforth Road.  Officers arrived and found a woman bleeding from a head injury.  Initial investigation revealed that a group of 6 or 7 people arrived looking for her son and then assaulted the woman and her husband with a baseball bat and then fled the scene.  The woman was treated at an area hospital and released, the husband received a minor injury on his face.

Detective Sgt. Mark Bourque investigated and through that investigation identified the suspect as Mark W. Deveau, 19yrs old of #9 Pond Street in Westford MA.  A warrant was issued for his arrest for (2) counts of Assault and Battery by means of a dangerous weapon to wit: Baseball Bat, from Lowell District Court on 8/22/12.  Westford Police arrested Deaveau on 8/22/12 for the warrant.

Released by: Deputy Chief Burrows