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Wednesday, December 13, 2006

Detective faces dismissal in gun incident

FRAMINGHAM

A Framingham police detective faces criminal charges and removal from the force for allegedly pointing a loaded weapon at fellow officers while drunk.

Michael E. Doherty, 35, is scheduled to be arraigned Dec. 27 on three counts of assault with a dangerous weapon and carrying a gun while intoxicated in connection with the Sept. 12 incident, according to records at Framingham District Court. Doherty faces a hearing next week, Chief Steven Carl said Monday.

-- AP

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