Statement from DA Joseph D. Early Jr. on Today’s SJC Ruling

Today’s Supreme Judicial Court decision provides much-needed clarity regarding police testimony involving roadside assessments in operating under the influence of marijuana cases. Thomas Gerhardt was charged with OUI marijuana after a February 2013 traffic stop on Route 146 in Millbury. As a result of today’s decision, the case will be returned to Worcester District Court […]


Three Arrested in Leominster Drug Raid

Contact: Paul Jarvey (508) 735-2981 LEOMINSTER — Police arrested three men and seized drugs, weapons and cash as the result of a joint investigation into narcotics distribution in the Leominster area, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Based on the investigation, investigators applied for and received a search warrant for a […]


Four to be Arraigned on Drug Trafficking and Gun Charges

Sept. 7, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-368-7236 Or 508-688-5565 UXBRIDGE – Three men and a woman are being held without bail on drug trafficking and gun charges for arraignment tomorrow in Uxbridge District Court, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Clerk Magistrate John F. Kennedy ordered the defendants […]


Man Stabbed to Death; Brother is Held

September 6, 2017 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Tim Connolly 508-688-5565 ​LEOMINSTER– A 23-year-old, stabbed in his home last night, died from his wounds and his brother was arrested and charged with murder, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early. ​Nathan J. Record was transported to the University of Massachusetts Health Alliance Hospital in […]