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Assault With Dangerous Weapon Charge Dismissed, OUI Case Going to Jury

A roundup of Braintree cases going through Quincy District Court. Where arrests or charges are mentioned, it does not indicate a conviction unless otherwise stated.

Assault With Dangerous Weapon Charge Dismissed, OUI Case Going to Jury

Court dismisses assault with dangerous weapon charge

Alexander A. Zakarian, 22, of 500 Union St., Braintree, had charges of assault with a dangerous weapon and threatening to commit a crime dismissed in Quincy District Court. The charges stemmed from a April 16 incident in Braintree after police responded to a report of a possible domestic disturbance. 

OUI case to go before Jury in January

Kevin M. Andrade, 26, of 138 Federal St., Apt. 2, Weymouth, had charges of operating under the influence of alcohol and failure to stop/yield continued to Jan. 22 for a jury trial in Quincy District Court.

The charges stem from a incident in Braintree at 1:05 a.m. when police allegedly saw a gray SUV fail to stop at a red light at the intersection of Quincy Avenue and Hayward Street. Police stopped the vehicle, administered field sobriety tests, and arrested Andrade on suspicion of driving alcohol-impaired. Further details were unavailable.

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