Sunday, February 26, 2012
Miss a headline this week? See your weekly news roundup.
A local kid wrote a letter to the MBTA General Manager pushing for more eco-friendly buses. A new restaurant opened on Main Street. A Waltham mail sorting center may close. A Waltham man was sentenced to six years in jail for stealing money from women he met on online dating Web sites.
Wednesday, February 22, 2012
Albert Lovering will also serve 10 years on probation.
A Waltham man has been sentenced to six years in prison after pleading guilty to charges of stealing more than $200,000 from women he met on online dating Web sites. Albert Lovering, 54, of Waltham, pleaded guilty to 23 counts of larceny today, according to the Middlesex County District Attorney’s Office. Judge Elizabeth Fahey also found him guilty on one count of being a common and notorious thief. Lovering will be on probation after serving out his sentence at the Billerica House of Corrections and must pay $78,000 in restitution to his victims. He must also obtain and keep a job and avoid contact with his victims. Last summer, Lovering was charged with stealing money from women he met on online dating Web sites. “This defendant has …
Sunday, August 21, 2011
A roundup of week in news.
The Waltham Church of God was struck by an electrical fire Monday night, displacing six residents. A Waltham man was chagred with bilking several women out of $200,000 after meeting them on dating Web sites. Patch highlighted a local Waltham student doing well on the dance floor. A ceremonial groundbreaking was held on the planned development at the former Polaroid site on Main Street.
Wednesday, August 17, 2011
Man to appear in court next month.
A Waltham man pleaded not guilty this morning on suspicion of stealing more than $200,00 from women he met on dating Web sites. Albert Lovering Jr., 54, 24 Charlesbank Way, Apt. A, Waltham, pleaded not guilty during an arraignment hearing this morning on charges of 23 counts of larceny and being a common and notorious thief, according to the Middlesex County District Attorney’s office. He is scheduled to appear in court on Sept. 16 for a pre-trial hearing and has already been indicted by a grand jury. Lovering was arrested last night. Prior reports indicated Lovering was a Weston resident, however, the DA’s office confirmed he is in fact from Waltham. The cause of the confusion — Lovering had been maintaining a post office box in Weston. …