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Jun30

Man Dies after Dirt Bikes Collide

June 30, 2014 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-368-7236 Or 508-688-5565 LUNENBURG – One man was killed and another injured when their dirt bikes collided Saturday afternoon on an unpaved access road near 1281 Lancaster Ave., according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Dwight Wheeler, 34, of 1281 Lancaster Ave. was thrown […]

Jun30

Holland Woman Killed in Webster Crash

June 30, 2014 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly (508) 368-7236 or Paul Jarvey (508) 368-7241 WEBSTER — A 61-year-old woman was killed Sunday when an SUV collided with the motorcycle she was a passenger on, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Patricia Riendeau of 33 Lake Shore Drive, Holland, was […]

Jun26

Holden Man Arrested for Killing His Brother

June 26,2014 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-688-5565 RUTLAND — A Holden man was arrested today and charged with the murder of his brother in Rutland earlier this month, according Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Michael S. Dowjat, 65, of 119 Lovell Road, Holden was arrested at his home shortly before […]

Jun25

Father Arrested After Leaving 1-year-old Alone

June 24, 2014 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-368-7236 Or 508-688-5565 LANCASTER – A Lancaster man was arrested on two outstanding warrants today when local police arrived at his home to find a 1-year-old sitting in a highchair in an otherwise empty house, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Robert […]

Jun24

Fredette Found Guilty of First-Degree Murder

June 24, 2014 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly (508) 368-7236 or Paul Jarvey (508) 368-7241 WORCESTER — A Superior Court jury today found John Fredette guilty of first-degree murder in the 1994 slaying of Kevin Harkins, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Mr. Fredette, 51, who was living in Saco, […]

Jun15

State Police Detectives Investigate Homicide

June 15, 2014 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-688-5565 Or Paul Jarvey 508 368-7241                                                                       RUTLAND — State Police Detectives and Rutland Police are investigating a homicide at 124 East County Road, according Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. The victim’s identity is being withheld until family members are notified. The body was discovered yesterday. State […]