Nov10

Couple Charged with Drug, Gun Offenses

Nov. 10, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Paul Jarvey (508) 368-7241   FITCHBURG — A man and a woman were ordered held without bail pending a dangerousness hearing today after being charged with trafficking crack cocaine and dealing heroin and marijuana, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Antoine J. Mitchell, 37, and […]

Nov09

Damon Guilty of Aggravated Kidnapping, Rape

Nov. 9, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Paul Jarvey (508) 368-7241  WORCESTER — A Worcester Superior Court jury today found Antonio Damon guilty of 18 charges including aggravated kidnapping, aggravated rape, carjacking and armed robbery, part of an hour-long crime spree last year in Worcester, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Mr. […]

Nov08

Three teens killed in single-car crash in West Brookfield

November 7, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-368- 7236 Or 508-688- 5565 WEST BROOKFIELD — Two girls and a boy, all students at Quaboag Regional High School were killed this afternoon in a single car crash on Douglas Road, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. and West Brookfield Police […]

Nov03

Authorities Seek Public’s Help in Fatal Hit-and-Run  

November 2, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-368-7236 Or 508-688-5565 EAST BROOKFIELD – Information from the public is being sought about two vehicles of interest in a fatal hit-and-run crash on Sunday night, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. State Police Detectives and the East Brookfield Police continue to […]

Nov01

DA Launches Bus Ad Campaign on Prescription Medications

November 1, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Lindsay Corcoran 508-368-7252 or 774-670-8811 WORCESTER – Starting Nov. 1, buses in 34 Worcester County cities and towns will feature advertisements sponsored by District Attorney Joseph D. Early, Jr.’s office to encourage safe storage of prescription medications. The ads will be placed on the inside and outside of […]

Oct30

Mullen Sentenced to 10-13 Years for Manslaughter

Oct. 30, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Paul Jarvey (508) 368-7241 WORCESTER — Erika Mullen was sentenced to 10-13 years in state prison today after being found guilty of voluntary manslaughter on Oct. 19 in the 2015 stabbing death of Carlos Estrada in Worcester’s University Park, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early […]

Oct23

Fawe Charged with Murder in Sterling

Oct. 23, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Paul Jarvey (508) 368-7241  CLINTON — A 25-year-old Sterling man was held without bail after being arraigned today in Clinton District Court on a murder charge in the stabbing death of a Clinton man, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Allen F. Fawe of 16B […]

Oct20

Man Guilty in Home Invasions, Gets 10-12 Years in Prison

October 20, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-368-7236 Or 508-688-5565 WORCESTER – A city man has pleaded guilty to charges related to two 2015 home invasions and was sentenced to up to 12 years in state prison, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Shayne McClair, 27, whose last known […]

Oct19

Mullen Found Guilty of Manslaughter

Oct. 19, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Paul Jarvey (508) 368-7241  WORCESTER — A Worcester Superior Court jury today found Erika Mullen guilty of voluntary manslaughter in the 2015 stabbing death of Carlos Estrada in Worcester’s University Park, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Mr. Estrada, 33, of 12 Tirrell St., died […]

Oct11

DA to Oppose Parole for Killer of Paxton Police Chief

Oct. 11, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-368-7236 Or 508-688-5565              WORCESTER – Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. will oppose the early release from prison of a man convicted of 2nd degree murder in the 1994 killing of Paxton Police Chief Robert J. Mortell.   Jamie C. Richards, who was […]