• Newton woman accused of beating former landlord to death, stealing $40,000

    2 monthes ago - By Bésame

    Newton Police found the body of missing man Leonard Garber wrapped in a curtain in his home Tuesday afternoon - and believe that a former tenant of his is responsible for killing him.
    Xiu Fang Ke, 43, will appear today in Newton District Court on a charge of murder in the beating death of Garber, 63.
    “I'd like to say to the family of Leonard Garber that I personally express my condolences,” said Newton Mayor Ruthanne Fuller during a press conference Wednesday morning. “Mr. Garber was a member of our community, he attended synagogue here.... The alleged perpetrator is also known in our...
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