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May25

Two Assistant District Attorneys and Trooper Receive Awards   

May 25, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-368-7236 Or 508-688-5565 BOSTON – Two Worcester County Assistant District Attorneys and a State Police Detective assigned to the DA’s Office were among 129 people honored last week during the Annual Law Enforcement Awards Ceremony at the Federal Reserve Bank. ADAs Courtney Sans and Lina Pashou, […]

May24

DA, Walgreens and MCPHS partner on opioid prescription inserts

May 24, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Lindsay Corcoran 508-368-7252 or 774-670-8811 WORCESTER – Opioid prescriptions filled at Walgreens pharmacies in Worcester County will now come with an insert to educate customers on the risks of the drug, thanks to a partnership between Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early, Jr., Walgreens and the Massachusetts […]

May13

 2-Year-Old Dies in Apparent Accident in Rutland

May 13, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Paul Jarvey (508) 368-7241  RUTLAND – A 2-year-old boy was killed about noon yesterday in a car accident at the family home on Campbell Street, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Neither the boy nor the driver will be identified at this time. The […]

May11

Armed Career Criminal Sentenced to Prison    

May 11, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-368-7236 Or 508-688-5565 WORCESTER – A Worcester man, convicted by a Superior Court jury on gun and drug charges, has been sentenced to up to 10 years in state prison, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Heriberto Rivera, 30, was found guilty […]

May08

Fire Leads to Arrest on Drug and Gun Charges

May 8, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-368-7236 Or 508-688-5565 ​UXBRIDGE – An investigation into the cause of a Friday morning fire at a Douglas Street home, led to the arrest of a resident on drug and gun charges, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. and Uxbridge Police Chief […]

May08

Man stabbed to Death, Suspect in Custody

May 7, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-368-7236 Or 508-688-5565 MILFORD

May02

Body of Missing Woman Recovered from Small Pond    

May 2, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-368-7236 Or 508-688-5565 BELLINGHAM – A 44-year-old Milford woman, who had been reported missing at the Circle CG Farm and Campground, was found dead in a small pond at the campground Sunday afternoon, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Aimee B. Polk […]

May01

Woman Dies after Domestic Dispute

April 30, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly (508) 368-7236 or 508-688-5565 WEBSTER — A Harris Street woman died and her boyfriend faces assault charges after a violent domestic dispute this morning, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Brenda L. Hatheway, 43, of 8 Harris St., Apt. 2R, was found […]

Apr28

Woman Hit by Tractor Trailer Truck is Hospitalized

April 28, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-368-7236 Or 508-688-5565 ​ASHBURNHAM – A 59-year-old Ashburnham woman remains hospitalized with multiple injuries today after she was struck by a tractor trailer truck on a rural road yesterday, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. ​Ashburnham Police responded to a 911 call […]