The defendant was convicted after a seven-day trial tied to what has been described as the most Massachusetts political scandal ever.
Given Correia’s leave taking and former Brockton Mayor William Carpenter’s fatal heart attack in July, two of the mayors of the cities south of Boston have left office. In turn, as things tend to happen in threes, one has to wonder who is next.
“Nothing was missing, but you could see someone had gone through my car,” said the car owner. “First thing I did was look at my notifications. I went – I got a picture of the guy that broke into my car …”
The ongoing sordid political scandal in Fall River is spilling over into another courtroom.