Feb29

Gibson Sentenced to Life in Prison

Feb. 29, 2016 For Immediate Release Contact: Paul Jarvey (508) 368-7241 WORCESTER — A Worcester Superior Court judge sentenced Dax A. Gibson to life in prison without the possibility of parole today after the former Gardner man was found guilty of first-degree murder on Feb. 9 in the 2013 shooting death of Luis R. Rodriguez […]

Feb26

Man arrested in Worcester a suspect in many break-ins

February 26, 2016 WORCESTER – A Worcester man, arrested yesterday afternoon by the Worcester Police SWAT team, is a suspect in the theft of thousands of items during dozens of home break-ins throughout the county, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Heriberto Muniz, 38, was arraigned in Central District Court today […]

Feb23

Arbolay Indicted for Murder

Feb. 23, 2016 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508 368-7236 or Paul Jarvey 508-368-7241 WORCESTER – A 21-year-old Gardner man has been indicted for murder in last month’s stabbing death Francis Arbolay, 21, of 138 Pine St.on Waterford Street in Gardner, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Francis Arbolay of […]

Feb12

West Sentenced to Life in Prison without Parole

February 12, 2016 WORCESTER – Steven D. West, found guilty of first-degree murder in the 2012 asphyxiation death of his then-wife’s twin sister, was sentenced today to life in prison without parole, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Mr. West, 24, raped and murdered Alyssa A. Haden, 20, on Oct. 10, […]

Feb11

West Found Guilty of Murder

Feb. 11, 2016 For Immediate Release Contact: Paul Jarvey (508) 368-7241 WORCESTER — A Worcester Superior Court jury today found Steven D. West guilty of first-degree murder in the 2012 asphyxiation death of his then-wife’s twin sister in Spencer, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Mr. West, 24, raped and murdered […]

Feb09

Gibson Found Guilty of Murder

Feb. 9, 2016 For Immediate Release Contact: Paul Jarvey (508) 368-7241 WORCESTER — A Worcester Superior Court jury today found Dax A. Gibson guilty of first-degree murder in the 2013 shooting death of Luis R. Rodriguez in Fitchburg, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Mr. Gibson, 39, of 365 Elm St., […]

Feb05

SJC Affirms First-Degree Murder Conviction

February 5, 2016 Contact: Tim Connolly 508-368-7236 Or 508-688-5565 WORCESTER – The State Supreme Judicial Court this week affirmed the 2012 first-degree murder conviction of Ronald C. Dame, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Mr. Dame of Fitchburg was convicted of murdering Clara Provost, 23, also of Fitchburg in January of […]

Feb04

Jeremiah Oliver’s Death Ruled a Homicide

February 4, 2016 Contact: Tim Connolly 508-368-7236 Or 508-688-5565 WORCESTER – The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner has determined the death of Jeremiah Oliver to be a homicide, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. The autopsy report on Jeremiah Oliver listed the cause of death as “homicidal violence of undetermined […]

Feb04

Autopsy Cannot Determine How Auburn Toddler Died

February 4, 2016 Contact: Tim Connolly 508-368-7236 Or 508-688-5565 WORCESTER – The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner has completed its autopsy report on a 2 year-old who died after being found unresponsive in an Auburn home last August, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. The autopsy report on Avalena M. […]

Feb03

South High

Diversion Unit workers paint locker rooms at South High School.