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Oct29

Worcester Re-entry Initiative Program Succeeds

October 29, 2015 Contact: Tim Connolly 508-368-7236 Or 508-688-5565 WORCESTER – Partners in the Worcester Re-entry Initiative Program met today to review the success of the past two years and to look toward future collaborations, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. “I wanted to bring all the partners together today to […]

Oct26

Vasquez Sentenced to Prison for Drug Trafficking

Oct. 26, 2015 For Immediate Release Contact: Paul Jarvey 508-368-7241 WORCESTER – A Worcester man was sentenced to 3-1/2 to 5 years in prison today after a Superior Court jury found him guilty of trafficking cocaine and heroin, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Pedro Vasquez, 30, was arrested on Dec. […]

Oct26

Fatal Crash in Fitchburg under Investigation

October 26, 2015 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-368-7236 Or 508-688-5565 FITCHBURG – One driver was killed and the other driver injured last night in a two-car crash near Water Street and Abbott Avenue, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Sokhna Diop, 59, of Leominster, the driver of a Dodge […]

Oct24

Man Killed in Plane Crash

Oct. 24, 2015 For Immediate Release Contact: Paul Jarvey 508-368-7241 or 508 735-2981 ​ WORCESTER — A Connecticut man was killed when his single-engine plane crashed shortly after taking off from Worcester Airport around 8 this morning, according to District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Gary Weller, 66, of 283 Heritage Road, Putnam, Conn., died […]

Oct23

Suspects Held in Bank Robberies

October 23, 2015 Contact: Tim Connolly 508-368-7236 Or 508-688-5565 WORCESTER – Two men charged in connection with recent bank robberies were ordered held on bail today in Central District Court, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Danielle Beauchene, 38, of 23 Newbury St., Apt. 2 ,was charged with two counts of […]

Oct22

Pye Arraigned in Worcester Shooting Death

Oct. 22, 2015 For Immediate Release Contact: Paul Jarvey 508-368-7241 Pye Arraigned in Worcester Shooting Death WORCESTER – Matthew Pye, 30, of Worcester was held without bail today after being arraigned in Worcester Superior Court on a murder charge in the shooting death of Shane Bennett, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early […]

Oct20

DA Early Attends Daybreak Breakfast

October 19, 2015 For Immediate Release WORCESTER – Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. attended the Annual Daybreak Breakfast today at the College of the Holy Cross. Chris Nelson, a licensed mental health counselor at Pernet Family Health Service, and Boa Newgate, a youth program coordinator at the Southeast Asian Coalition, were the […]