Aug22

DA Early Urges Drivers to Put Down Phones

Aug. 22, 2013 For Immediate Release Contact: Paul Jarvey (508) 368-7241 WORCESTER — As new school year is about to begin, Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. is warning young drivers not to text behind the wheel. “Automobile crashes are the leading cause of death for teen-agers, and drivers are 23 times more likely […]

Aug19

Man charged with Murder in Fatal Hit-and-Run

August 16, 2013 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly (508) 368-7236 or 508-688-5565 LEOMINSTER –A city man, charged with murder in a hit-and-run killing near Lake Whalom, was ordered held without bail at his arraignment today in Leominster District Court, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. A not guilty plea was entered on […]

Aug03

Fitchburg Man Shot and Killed

August 3, 2013 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-368-7236 Or 508-688-5565 FITCHBURG — A city man was shot and killed early this morning at Forest and Charles streets, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Shaun Hibbard, 33, of 30 Hobson St. was pronounced dead at Leominster Hospital shortly after 4 […]

Aug03

Driver Sought after Fatal Hit-and-Run

August 3, 2013 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly (508) 368-7236 or 508-688-5565 LEOMINSTER — State and local police detectives are looking for the driver of a dark-colored Jeep Commander that sped away from the shore of Lake Whalom after striking and killing a man earlier today, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. […]

Aug02

Southbridge Cops-N-Kids

After presenting a check, DA Early stands with children in the Southbridge Cops-N-Kids program.