Peter Simon Waltham District Court Arraignment 12-7-23


Peter Simon, 54, of Woodsville, New Hampshire, was ordered held without bail Thursday in Waltham District Court.

He was allegedly the driver in a shocking hit-and-run crash that killed veteran Waltham police officer Paul Tracey, 58, and National Grid worker Roderick Jackson, 36, of Cambridge. 

Simon faces a long list of charges, including unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, armed robbery, two counts of manslaughter and leaving the scene of a crash causing death.

He pleaded not guilty and will appear next on December 14 for a dangerousness hearing.

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