(Amherst, MA) — A Montague man wanted for attempted murder has been arrested in Amherst. 33-year-old Domenic O’Connor was apprehended Saturday evening after a short foot chase. He had been staying at a friend’s house on Route 63. O’Connor allegedly brutally beat his girlfriend at his home in Lake Pleasant early Thursday. A man who allegedly helped O’Connor evade police will face obstruction of justice charges.
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