Beaten firefighter’s acquittal bolsters cover-up claim

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Beaten firefighter’s acquittal bolsters cover-up claim
BRUISED AND BATTERED: Wayne Abron, with his then-girlfriend Edwinna Wynn, shows his injuries from a March 2008 incident.

BRUISED AND BATTERED: Wayne Abron, with his then-girlfriend Edwinna Wynn, shows his injuries from a March 2008 incident

THE BOSTON HERALD  |  Tuesday, September 22, 2009  By: Jessica Van Sack

A Boston firefighter who alleged police brutality after cops charged him with assaulting his girlfriend was acquitted yesterday after a jury trial that raised questions about a potential cover-up by the arresting officers.

Boston Police Internal Affairs has been investigating whether officers Brian Dunford and David Santosuosso beat firefighter Wayne Abron and then made up a story to explain his injuries, as the jake alleged. Dunford is the son of retired Superintendent-in-chief Robert Dunford.

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http://www.bostonherald.com/news_opinion/local_coverage/2009/09/beaten_firefighter%E2%80%99s_acquittal_bolsters_cover_up_claim

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