Widow of slain Weymouth police sergeant weeps, cries out in courtroom at shooting suspect

Emanuel Lopes. –Greg Derr/The Quincy Patriot Ledger via Associated Press/File 2018

DEDHAM — The widow of police Sergeant Michael Chesna wept continuously in court Thursday and used obscenities as the 21-year-old man accused of fatally shooting her husband in July was arraigned and ordered held without bail.

As Emanuel Lopes was escorted from a Norfolk Superior courtroom in an orange jumpsuit, Cynthia Chesna called him several expletives before breaking into a loud sob.

“He is an evil person for what he did to my husband,’’ Cynthia Chesna told a crowd of officers who escorted her from the courtroom.