man is accused of jumping into the cab of a tow truck and viciously stabbing the driver after the rig #fatally
struck his mother — screaming to responding officers: “He ran over my mother!” Witnesses and #prosecutors
, 38, of Belmont, flew into a rage after a tow truck driver struck and killed his mother, #BenitaHorner
, 68, as she crossed a street in #Watertown
early Wednesday, WBZ-TZ reports.
“He jumped in the truck, the cabin, and started stabbing and stabbing and stabbing,” witness Zeidan Taha told the station of Horber’s alleged attack on #ThomasFogerty
. “And the driver, you know, opened the door and threw him to the floor. And then the driver went down, and then he kept chasing him, chasing him, and stabbing him, stabbing him.”
Horner later told responding #policeofficers
that “he ran over my mother,” according to court records obtained by the station. “I didn’t see anything, come on, man,” Fogerty yelled in response.
Fogerty was stabbed five times in all and was rushed to a hospital in #criticalcondition
. He remained hospitalized as of Thursday, the #BostonGlobe