Ala. suspect was questioned in bomb case

Officials thought woman may have had motive to target Newton doctor in 1993

The Huntsville, Ala., police booking photo of Amy Bishop. The Huntsville, Ala., police booking photo of Amy Bishop.
By Shelley Murphy, Donovan Slack, and Meghan Irons
Globe Staff / February 15, 2010

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A biology professor accused of killing three colleagues and wounding three more in a shooting rampage at the University of Alabama in Huntsville on Friday was a suspect in the attempted mail bombing of a Harvard Medical School professor in 1993, a law enforcement official said yesterday. (Full article: 1539 words)

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