Merrimack College Student Arrested After Alleged Dorm Room Assault - NECN

Merrimack College Student Arrested After Alleged Dorm Room Assault

    processing...

    NEWSLETTERS

    Merrimack College Student Arrested After Alleged Dorm Room Assault
    Merrimack College

    A 22-year-old Merrimack College student is facing charges after he allegedly assaulted a fellow student in a dorm room.

    August von Ungern-Sternberg was arraigned Tuesday in Lawrence District Court on charges of assault and battery on a family/household member, witness intimidation and resisting arrest. Von Ungern-Sternberg allegedly assaulted a female student in a dorm room, the Essex District Attorney's office said.

    Bail was set at $2,500 and he was ordered to stay away from and have no contact with the victim and witnesses. The judge also ordered him to stay away from the college and to check in with a probation officer once a week.

    Von Ungern-Sternberg is undergoing a health and substance evaluation.

    Ohio Woman Cleared of Murder Charges for Newborn

    [NATL] Ohio Woman Cleared of Murder Charges for Newborn

    A young Ohio woman broke down in tears when she was cleared of murder charges involving the death of her newborn child. A jury cleared Brooke Skylar Richardson, 20, of aggravated murder, involuntary manslaughter and child endangerment charges of a baby she had given birth to and buried in the family's backyard.

    (Published Friday, Sept. 13, 2019)

    His pre-trial hearing is Oct. 11. It is unclear if he has an attorney.

    Get the latest from necn anywhere, anytime

    • Download the App

      Available for IOS and Android