Lewis Lent

New England News
7:58 pm
Thu July 18, 2013

Police Divers Suspend Search For Missing Teen At Berkshire County Pond

Recovery efforts Thursday morning on Greenwater Pond in Becket
Credit Lucas Willard / WAMC

Police in Massachusetts have ended their three-day search for any trace of Jamie Lusher, a Westfield teenager who went missing nearly 21 years ago.

Since Tuesday, state police divers from New York and Massachusetts have been searching a section of Greenwater Pond in Becket, Mass – the place where convicted serial killer Lewis Lent Jr. recently admitted leaving Lusher’s body after killing him two decades ago.

The search was a cooperative effort between Massachusetts and New York State Police, and Massachusetts Environmental Police.

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New England News
5:12 pm
Mon July 15, 2013

Child Serial Killer Lewis Lent Linked To Cold Case

16 year old Jamie Lusher disappeared on Nov. 6,1992. Authorities announced that Lewis Lent, who is serving a life prison sentence, recently told police he killed the boy and put his body in a pond in Becket.

Authorities say a man convicted of  killing children in both Massachusetts and New York has been conclusively linked with the disappearance of a 16- year- old boy in Westfield, Massachusetts more than 20 years ago.

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