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Westborough police: man attacked a 10-year-old hockey player

Posted by Martin Finucane March 23, 2007 12:35 PM


Westborough police charged a 46-year-old man with assaulting a child after he allegedly attacked a 10-year-old hockey player as he skated off the ice.

Richard Rosenberger is scheduled to be arraigned today in Westborough District Court on charges that also include assault with a dangerous weapon.

According to a police press release, Rosenberger attacked the boy at the Northstar Youth Forum Ice Arena on March 3. "The victim alleged he was kicked and struck with a closed fist repeatedly causing him physical harm," police said in the release. The hockey player was not identified.

-- Globe City & Region staff

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