Aug10

Woman Held on High Bail after Murder-Suicide Foiled

August 10, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-368-7236 Or 508-688-5565 DUDLEY – A woman, who triggered an AMBER Alert after she threatened to kill her toddler and herself, was held on $500,000 bail after her arraignment today in Dudley District Court, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Leann Rickheit, 38, whose last known address was […]

Aug10

Povez Pleads Guilty to Manslaughter

Aug. 10, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Paul Jarvey (508) 368-7241   WORCESTER — Janleer Povez was sentenced to 18 years in state prison this afternoon after pleading guilty to manslaughter in the 2008 stabbing death of a Westboro man, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. In addition to manslaughter, Mr. Povez […]

Aug08

Oliver Pleads Guilty to Child Abuse, Endangerment

Aug. 8, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Lindsay Corcoran 508-368-7252 or 774-670-8811   WORCESTER – Elsa Oliver pleaded guilty today to assault and battery and two counts of reckless endangerment of a child, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early, Jr. Worcester Superior Court Judge Richard Tucker sentenced Oliver to a total of […]

Aug01

Sierra Pleads Guilty to Domestic Violence, Child Abuse Charges Related to the Mother and Siblings of Jeremiah Oliver

August 1, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Lindsay Corcoran 508-368-7252 or 774-670-8811   WORCESTER – Alberto Sierra pleaded guilty today to three counts of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, two counts of assault and battery and two counts of reckless endangerment of a child, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early, […]