UMass Southwest Towers. JQA in the middle
Last week 22-year-old Zachary Simeone from Dalton Massachusetts threatened to come to UMass, assault/murder his former girlfriend, crash his truck into John Quincy Adams Tower and shoot up the campus.
Zach Simeone and his truck
All at a time when gun violence on college campuses is paramount in people's minds.
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He was arrested by Dalton PD after being alerted by UMPD and originally found by Judge Patricia Poehler too dangerous for release, either on his own personal recognizance or via bail.
Simeone admitted he was dangerous
This morning a new deal -- "Joint Proposal RE Conditions Of Release" -- was struck at Hampshire Superior Court allowing his release under many, many conditions.
Let's hope it works.
Most of the retweets came from UMass students