Save the Date::

Award-winning author Sam Quinones is coming to Worcester to talk about the real story behind the opioid epidemic. . . .

Details here

Jul31

Teen Dies after Being Pulled from Lake

DOUGLAS – An 18-year-old Sutton man died last night after being rescued from Lake Manchaug, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Timothy J. Ellsessar, 18, of 30 Dudley Lane, Sutton, was pronounced dead at 8:35 p.m. at Harrington Hospital in Webster. The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner has accepted the case and will […]

Jul29

Muniz Sentenced to 6-10 Years in Drive-by Shooting

July 29, 2015 For Immediate Release Contact: Paul Jarvey 508-368-7241 WORCESTER – Marcus Muniz, 21, was sentenced to 6 to 10 years in state prison today after a Worcester Superior Court judge found him guilty of a drive-by shooting last summer on McKinley Road, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Mr. […]

Jul28

Ferrante Sentenced in Shrewsbury House Breaks

July 28, 2015 For Immediate Release Contact: Paul Jarvey 508-368-7241 WORCESTER – Nicholas Ferrante, 29, was sentenced to 3-5 years in state prison on Monday after pleading guilty in Worcester Superior Court to breaking into homes in Shrewsbury and stealing cash and jewelry, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Mr. Early […]

Jul28

Missing Man Found Dead in Lake

July 27, 2015 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly (508) 368-7236 or 508-688-5565 STURBRIDGE – The body of a Fiskdale man, reported missing by his family this morning, was recovered this afternoon from Big Alum Lake, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. The body pulled from lake about 40 to 45 […]

Jul24

Investigation Breaks Up Drug Ring

July 24, 2015 For Immediate Release Contact:Tim Connolly 508-368-7236 Or 508-688-5565​ SOUTHBRIDGE – Six people, arrested yesterday here and in Worcester, are facing drug trafficking and conspiracy charges after a long joint investigation by State Police Detectives assigned to the Worcester County District Attorney’s Office and the Southbridge Police, according to District Attorney Joseph D. […]

Jul14

SJC Upholds Scesny Murder Conviction

July 14, 2015 For Immediate Release Contact: Paul Jarvey 508-368-7241 The Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court today upheld the first-degree murder conviction of Alex Scesny, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. A Worcester Superior Court jury found Mr. Scesny guilty on March 29, 2012 of the 1996 strangulation death of Teresa Stone […]