Boston doctors killed: Bag stuffed with jewelry found, suspect arraigned

The suspect accused in the brutal murders of two engaged doctors at their penthouse condominium in Boston apparently left a black bag stuffed with the woman’s jewelry at the scene of the crime, a prosecutor said Monday during the arraignment in a hospital room.

The judge ordered the suspect, Bampumim Teixeira, held without bail on murder charges. The prosecutor did not give any additional details about a possible motive. Cut-up photos of the couple and a message of retribution reportedly appeared at the scene as well.

Richard Field, 49, and Lina Bolanos, 38, were found dead on the 11th floor of the Macallan Building Friday, police said. The doctors were bound at the hands with their throats slit — and there was blood smeared on the wall, the Boston Globe reported.

An attorney for Teixeira, 30, entered not-guilty pleas on his behalf to two counts of murder. Teixeira kept his eyes closed through his arraignment at Tufts Medical Center, and his lawyer didn’t argue for bail. Teixeira had been shot in the hand, abdomen and leg by police.

Field had sent a text message to a friend in his final moments saying there was “a gunman in the house,” but when police arrived, it was too late, prosecutors told the judge.

At a press conference Monday, Suffolk County District Attorney Daniel Conley said Teixeira had not fired at the arriving officers,…

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