Dec30

Shyllberg Pleads Guilty to Setting Dozens of Fires

Dec. 30, 2016 For Immediate Release Contact: Paul Jarvey (508) 368-7241 WORCESTER — A 33-year-old man was sentenced to five years in prison today after pleading guilty to setting dozens of fires in Worcester and Shrewsbury, including one that caused $450,000 damage at Gibson’s Dairy Farm, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. […]

Dec24

Jose Morales Indicted for Murder in death of Lee Daniels

December 22, 2016 For Immediate Release Contact: Lindsay Corcoran 508-368-7252 WORCESTER – A Worcester man has been indicted for murder in the July stabbing death of Lee Daniels on Main Street in Worcester, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. A Worcester County Grand Jury handed up an indictment on a single […]

Dec24

Indictment Handed Up In Murder of Webster Woman

December 22, 2016 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-368-7236 Or 508-688-5565 WORCESTER – Donovan Goparian, accused in the killing of a woman in November of 2015, was indicted for murder this week by a Worcester County Grand Jury, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Goparian, 39, of Worcester will be […]

Dec22

Indictment Handed Up In Murder of Webster Woman

December 22, 2016 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-368-7236 Or 508-688-5565 WORCESTER – Donovan Goparian, accused in the killing of a woman in November of 2015, was indicted for murder this week by a Worcester County Grand Jury, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Goparian, 39, of Worcester will be […]

Dec22

Jose Morales Indicted for Murder in Death of Lee Daniels

December 22, 2016 For Immediate Release Contact: Lindsay Corcoran 508-368-7252 WORCESTER – A Worcester man has been indicted for murder in the July stabbing death of Lee Daniels on Main Street in Worcester, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. A Worcester County Grand Jury handed up an indictment on a single […]

Dec13

DeMasi Charged in 1991 Homicide, Armed Robbery

Dec. 13, 2016 For Immediate Release Contact: Paul Jarvey (508) 368-7241 WORCESTER — An 80-year-old Amesbury man was arrested this afternoon and charged with the 1991 shooting death of an armored truck guard, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Ralph DeMasi is being charged with armed robbery and the murder of Edward […]

Dec06

DA Urges Participation in Goods for Guns

Dec. 6, 2016 For Immediate Release Contact: Paul Jarvey (508) 368-7241 WORCESTER —Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. is urging people to take advantage of the 15th annual Goods for Guns program by turning in unwanted firearms on Saturday at participating police departments. Nearly 3,000 guns have been turned in since 2002, when the […]

Dec05

Victim of Home Invasion Found Dead in Fire

December 4, 2016 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-688-5565 or 508-368-7236 FITCHBURG — The victim of a home invasion was found dead in an apartment on Laurel Street last night where a fire had been set, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. At 10:36 last night, Fitchburg Police and Fire […]

Dec01

Worcester Man Arraigned on Heroin and Gun Charges

December 1, 2016 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-368-7236 Or 508-688-5565 WORCESTER – A Worcester man, who detectives believe was running a dispatch-style heroin distribution network, was held on $50,000 bail today in Worcester Central District Court, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Raini Estrella, 21, of 32 Beaconsfield Road […]